Amazon Prime Day 2020 Latest News: Launch Date, Countdown, Rumours, Delays, Deals, and more

It’s been delayed, but when exactly is this massive sales event, and what can we expect this year?

by Ramzi Musa
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One of the biggest events in the retail calendar has to be Amazon Prime Day 2020, and with the relative mystery surrounding this year’s event, we’re here to give you all the latest news, deals and more.

Amazon Prime Day 2020 Latest News

Let’s dive in, if you’re looking for the latest news on Amazon Prime Day 2020, you’ve come to the right place.

Amazon Prime Day is a sale that typically spans over a couple of days, and takes place before Black Friday.

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It’s exclusive to Prime Members, and loads of amazing deals can be had on everything from Xbox and PS4 bundles, to controllers, headsets, gaming laptops and more.

So whether you’re looking to experience FIFA 21 on a 4K TV, immerse yourself in the atmosphere of Warzone with an amazing headset, or grab a Nintendo Switch Deal why Animal Crossing has taken the world by storm – there’s something for everyone.

Is Amazon Prime Day Delayed?

Amazon Prime Day has been delayed this year, due to the effects of coronavirus. The event usually takes place in July, but don’t think you’ll get a new start date just yet…

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The actual start date of the sale is rarely shared months in advance. While some of the dates may have been reportedly leaked ahead of previous sales – officially a start date is announced 2 days before the sales itself.

When will Amazon Prime Day take place?

There are various rumours suggesting that the sale will take place in September/ October. These should all be taken with a pinch of salt, however.

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One thing to remember is that Black Friday is on 27 November 2020 this year.

Recent reports appear to suggest that Amazon Prime Day is scheduled for Q4, which would leave September out of the running.

This was after Amazon Finance Chief, Brian Olsavsky allegedly confirmed that Prime Day 2020 will take place in Q4.

What could you expect this Amazon Prime Day 2020?

There’s a lot to expect this year, especially with the arrival of PS5 and Xbox Series X consoles for Holiday 2020, but the good news is that we’re here to help you navigate through the sales!

You can check our predictions, guides and all the latest deals on everything and anything Amazon Prime Day by following the relevant links below.

How do you become a Prime Member?

Becoming a Prime Member is super straight forward, simply head to the site and pick the membership that’s right for you.

You’ll need to have a membership to access the sales, but you’ll also be able to gain access while on a trial.

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For all the latest on Amazon Prime Day, Black Friday and even Christmas 2020, be sure to check back in with us.

Ramzi Musa