Get 4 months of Amazon Music Unlimited for just $0.99

Summer bargains? Amazon Prime plans opening salvo at Dutch market

Amazon has lightning deals going on all the time on its website, but they become much more important during Prime Day due to the traffic increase it brings to Amazon. Sellers also likely won't use Prime Day's increased exposure to offload items that aren't selling, making sure only the top deals get the special feature treatment.

That's the kick-off for Amazon Prime Day.

Prime day is starting early, and one of the best deals is 4 months of Amazon Music Unlimited for only $0.99 or $0.99.

A Prime subscription costs £79 per year, or £7.99 per month.

On Monday, Amazon India launched a series of VR experience centres across 11 shopping malls in Chennai, allowing customers to have a 3D view of products on sale on Prime Day.

You can share you Amazon Prime membership with all members of your household.

Amazon India is also enticing customers with new perks.

Past year was the first that Amazon required sellers to pay a fee to list an item for a lightning deal.

Amazon would add five such fulfilment centres - warehouses where stuffs are stored, sorted and transported to destinations - by end of this year.

The run-up to Prime Day will see Amazon Prime Video release a new title on each day of the week. "For this we have created a virtual room where customers can walk in and check how does a product like a piece of garment looks on a virtual model giving a better feel of the texture and appearance when it is actually worn", Akshay Sahi, head of Prime, said.

Last year, Amazon India's membership grew two fold.



Latest news

Dick Cheney Interview Teased for New Sacha Baron Cohen Show
Asks a text slide in the teaser for Cohen's new show , which cuts to a montage of various, freakish video shots. Behind the elaborate setup is a genuine quest for the truth about people, places and politics.

Gal Gadot Visits Children’s Hospital In Full Wonder Woman Costume
Wonder Woman's Gal Gadot has delighted patients and staff at a children's hospital near Washington by paying them a visit in her superhero costume.

The unintended consequences of Trump’s trade war with China
The president said US tariffs on an additional $16 billion in Chinese goods are set to take effect in two weeks. Hikaru Sato at Daiwa Securities said markets had already factored in the impact of the first round of tariffs.

Nirbhaya case: Supreme Court upholds death penalty for three rapists
A fast track court had covicted four to death in less than year after the brutal gang-rape and murder of the paramedic student. The court said the death row convicts failed to point out "error apparent on the face of the record" in the judgment.

Boris Johnson resigns as foreign secretary
Mr Davis was appointed Brexit secretary in 2016 and was responsible for negotiating the United Kingdom withdrawal from the EU. She stamped her authority on her government and told ministers to back the plan for close ties to the bloc or leave.

Other news