Amazon Prime Day 2019: 17 Best Early Deals and Shopping Tips

WIRED | 7/15/2019 | Scott Gilbertson
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Fire Tablets and Echo speakers aren't terribly expensive. They're built to be affordable, and some of them are especially cheap for Prime Day. Kindles are another story, they're more expensive and go on sale less often. We've compiled every decent deal on Amazon-branded devices happening on Prime Day. Amazon has a Device Deals page with many of its best deals, but we have them all organized below.

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Read our WIRED Best Echo & Alexa Speakers guide for recommendations on which Amazon Echos we think are worth your money. The short version is the Plus for music, the Dot for Voice, and the Show for a screen. Our Best Smart Speakers guide has even more options if you're still deciding which to buy.

Echo Plus for $110 ($40 off): The Echo Plus is the best-sounding Echo. It has a tweeter and subwoofer with impressive enough sound to justify its price compared to other Echos. Consider pairing them with an Echo Sub ($230, $50 off).

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Echo Dot for $22 ($27 off): This hockey puck-shaped Echo handles spoken audio well and the new version sounds better with music, but it still lacks the quality you'll find in larger speakers. Still, if you want to add Alexa to more rooms in your house, the Dot is a cheap and easy way to do it. If you want a slight audio upgrade, try the standard Echo 2 ($50, $50 off).

Echo Show + Free Echo Dot + Philips Hue for $160 ($135 off): At first, it seems odd to have an Alexa speaker with a display. But after using it you'll understand the appeal. When you ask it for the weather, it tells you and...
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