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Amazon’s newest shopping event is just around the corner, but that doesn’t mean deals aren’t already in full swing. If you’re looking to crank through your holiday shopping early to avoid cross-country shipping delays and coordinating returns, now is the perfect time to check out the Prime Early Access Sales event.
Set to start the morning of Tuesday, Oct. 11 and continue through the end of the day on Oct. 12, there will be deals that last the entire 48-hours, some deals only live for one day and even more lightning deals that end as soon as the products run out.
Prime members will get exclusive access to some of the largest discounts seen this year without having to wait until Black Friday. Let us be your shopping guide for fitness gurus, foodies, tech lovers and the great outdoorsmen (and women) in your life. Be sure to check back on Tuesday for the start of Amazon’s Prime Day event.
Best Prime Early Access Amazon Devices Deals
Blink Mini ($29.99, originally $34.99)
For $29.99, the Blink Mini is probably the cheapest way to securely monitor a point inside your home or even outside by placing it in a window.
Echo Show 8 ($69.99, originally $129.99)
With an 8-inch screen and an excellent audio setup, the Echo Show 8 is the perfect smart screen for almost any room. You can stream movies or TV shows, take a video call, and see a visual component to almost any Alexa response.
Fire 7 Tablet ($44.99, originally $59.99)
If you’re after a simple tablet fit for streaming, web browsing, light gaming, and communication, the Fire 7 deserves a look. It also comes in three shades and is super affordable at just $44.99.
Amazon Smart Plug ($12.99, originally $24.99)
Already have an Echo? Well, the Amazon Smart Plug is a great addition as it can let you control any outlet by just asking Alexa. Or by using the Alexa app on Android or iOS.
Best Prime Early Access Tech Deals
Second-Generation AirPods ($89.99)
No that’s not a typo. Apple’s second-generation AirPods are down to just $89.99, which is an all-time low price. These sport a classic design, deliver five hours of playback, and offer hands-free Siri.
Logitech MX Anywhere 2S Wireless Mouse ($39.99, originally $59.99)
Whether you need a solid mouse for working from home or for the office, Logitech’s MX Anywhere 2S is awesome. It has an ergonomic build and an intuitive button layout to help you get to work fast.
65-inch Fire TV Omni ($759.99, originally $829.99)
Amazon’s Fire TV Omni 4K TVs bring the heat with connivance and a good picture. This 65-inch Omni model is no different and also boasts hands-free access to Alexa.
Best Prime Early Access Fitness Deals
NordicTrack Commercial Studio Cycle ($1,599.99, originally $2,144)
Is spinning your preferred method of getting your sweat on? Make sure your exercise bike is up to the challenge. NordicTrack’s Commercial Studio Cycle is equipped with 24 levels of magnetic resistance, a 22-inch HD touchscreen and a 30-day iFit trial for dynamic, on-demand workouts with top trainers.
Garmin Forerunner 735XT Multisport GPS Running Watch with Heart Rate ($179.14, originally $349.99)
Garmin is known for making top-of-the-line fitness trackers decked out with all sorts of features, and Prime Day is the time to capitalize on getting one of your own. The Garmin Forerunner 735XT gives you detailed insights on a variety of activities, measuring how much you can push yourself and when you need to rest. Whether you prefer to swim laps or run marathons, this is the gadget you’ll want to have on hand.
New Balance Men’s 520 V7 Running Shoes ($37.19 – $144.55)
If there’s one piece of clothing that’s essential to pay attention to, it’s the shoes you plan to train in. New Balance’s 520V7 Running Shoes keep your feet supported with a cushioned midsole and a molded heel. And this Prime Day, select styles and sizes are 40 percent off.
Best Prime Early Access Home Deals
GE Profile Opal Countertop Ice Maker ($429, originally $529)
The TikTok famous countertop ice maker is finally on sale. Yes, that’s right, you can score the GE Profile Opal countertop nugget ice maker for just $429.
De’Longhi La Specialista Arte Espresso Machine ($549.95, originally $699.95)
Been dreaming over a true, grade-a espresso machine? This La Specialista Arte from De’Longhi will let you accomplish just that.
Simplehuman 45-Liter Trash Can ($109.99, originally $149.99)
This elegant and modern 45-liter trash can from Simplehuman will fit in any kitchen and makes trash day a breeze with an easy-to-open lid.
Best Prime Early Access Health and Wellness Deals
Leesa Sapira Hybrid 11-inch mattress, King-Size ($1,899.99, originally $2,099.99)
There’s no time like the present to upgrade your mattress, especially with this Prime Day deal from Leesa. The Sapira Hybrid was developed to strike the perfect balance of lumbar support and soft cushioning for your pressure points. Save 15% off select sizes on Prime Day and grab a bargain on this popular affordable mattress.
Casper Sleep Waterproof Mattress Protector, Queen ($99)
Accidents happen, and it’s best to be prepared just in case. Whether you have kids or are a hot sleeper, Casper’s waterproof mattress protector keeps your bed nice and clean. Take 29% off this mattress topper (and potentially save yourself even more by preventing wear and tear).
Tempur-Pedic TEMPUR-Ergo Neck Pillow ($64.19, originally $99)
Have a good mattress on hand, but wondering why you’re still not sleeping well? Take a good look at your pillow. The TEMPUR-Ergo pillow has an ergonomic design that firmly props up the head and neck to prevent you from waking up with stiff, painful aches.
Casper Weighted Blanket, 15 pounds, Indigo ($99, originally $179)
Weighted blankets have surged in popularity as a therapeutic tool for anxiety and relaxation. Casper’s 15-pound weighted blanket wraps you in a bear hug of soft pressure by using tiny glass micro-beads contained within a quilted, soft cover. As the seasons change and you’re looking to get cozy, this might just be the ticket.
Tuft & Needle Original Queen Mattress ($845.75, originally $995)
Perhaps you’re in the market for a new mattress for your child or need to get a bed set up in your guest room. The Tuft & Needle Original mattress’s memory foam has a nice medium-firm, supportive feel that suits all kinds of sleep positions. Even better, you can save 15% off and stay on budget for your other Prime Day deal hunting.
Best Prime Early Access Toys and Parenting Deals
Lego BrickHeadz Star Wars: The Mandalorian and The Child ($11.05, originally $19.99)
Coming in at 295-pieces, this delightful Lego figurine set will let you create The Mandalorian and The Child to place anywhere in your home.
Lego Star Wars Darth Vader Helmet ($69.99, originally $79.99)
Do you prefer the dark side? Well you display a piece of the dark side ruler with this buildable Darth Vader head from Lego.
Best Prime Early Access Outdoor Deals
Explorer K2 Kayak ($111.36, originally $146.99)
Intex’s Explorer K2 Kayak lets you enjoy being out on the water without spending upwards of a thousand dollars to do so. The inflatable design is portable enough to come with you on your next adventure, and durable enough to support 400 pounds. It also comes with two paddles, a pump and a carry bag for added convenience.
BELL Right Up Bicycle Platform Hitch Rack ($166.75, originally $180.49)
Whether you’re a seasoned cyclist or bike enthusiast, having a bike rack on hand while you hit the road lets you take your bikes with you and saves space in your car. This hitch rack from BELL holds up to 140 pounds, adhering to your vehicle via receiver and keeping your bikes secure.
Garmin Instinct Solar Outdoor Smartwatch ($258.59, originally $349.99)
Trying to keep a pulse on your fitness while roaming the outdoors? Garmin’s Instinct Smartwatch monitors heart rate, energy exertion and stress level, but also packs in tools for the avid explorer such as a compass and GPS. Plus, if you aren’t near a power source, the Instinct uses solar power to extend its battery life.
Prices are accurate and items in stock at the time of publishing.