Early Amazon Black Friday 2018 Sales Gets Underway With Echo, Kindle, Fire Deals

Amazon Black Friday 2018 Ad News Release, Deals and Early Sales Preview. Here's the top Amazon Black Friday 2018 deals you should be looking out for starting today.3 min

Amazon Black Friday 2018 Deals Ad: Early Sales Begins With Alexa-powered Echo Spot, Kindle, Fire Tablets

If there’s a retailer that can oust Walmart’s Black Friday sales ruling this 2018, it’s Amazon deals. Earlier this year, the Amazon has started making footprints in the traditional retail locations with the Amazon Go, but its familiarity is over the worldwide web. Amazon’s Black Friday 2018 deals is expected to highlight with its very own line including Alexa-powered Echo, Kindle and Fire devices.

The Pre Black Friday 2018 deals started rolling out and Walmart is already offering early access pass. Now joining the bonanza is Amazon and its Pre Black Friday deals have also went live. But are those Amazon and Walmart Black Friday deals a worthy challenge to the best deals that are coming from Best Buy and Target’s leaked Black Friday ad?

We’re officially less than a month away from the Black Friday 2018 shopping festivities. But if you’ve been following our dedicated Black Friday 2018 hub, you know which retailer offers the best deals and huge discounts. Amazon cuts the prices on all of its popular Fire tablets ahead of Black Friday itself. The $50 Fire 7 Tablet with Alexa AI is now priced at $39.99 ($10 off) in the Amazon’s early Black Friday sale. Additionally, the Fire HD 8 Tablet is down for only $59.99 ($20.00 off), from its $80 original price tag. The top-tier Fire HD 10 Tablet is also on sale for $119.99, a $30 discount.

Here’s the best Amazon Pre Black Friday 2018 deals. Many of these deals will match the prices Amazon sells on Black Friday proper. The main difference is shoppers can score the Amazon Black Friday 2018 deals right now. Just like we expected, the highlight of Amazon’s Pre Black Friday deals are its own electronic products — Alexa-powered Echo, Kindle and Fire devices.

Amazon’s Early Black Friday 2018 Deals

  • Amazon Fire HD 8 Tablet for $59.99 ($20 off)
  • Amazon Fire 7 Tablet with Alexa for $39.99 ($10 off)
  • Amazon Fire HD 10 Tablet with Alexa Hands-Free for $119.99 ($30 off)
  • Amazon Fire 7 Kids Edition Tablet for $79.99 ($20 off)
  • Amazon All-New Fire HD 8 Kids Edition Tablet for $$99.99 ($30 off)
  • Amazon All-New Fire HD 10 Kids Edition Tablet for $159.99 ($40 off)
  • Amazon Echo (2nd Generation) for $79.99 ($20 off)
  • Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition for $59.99 ($10 off)
  • Amazon Echo Spot for $99.99 ($30 off)
  • Action Camera Davola 1080P WiFi Sports Camera for $26.39 ($73.60 off)
  • BÖHM Wireless Bluetooth Over-Ear Cushioned Headphones for $69.99 ($19.96 off)

Interestingly, Amazon is already cutting the prices of its latest models including the new Fire HD Kids and the Alexa-powered Echo and Echo Dot smart speakers. Amazon is expected to run sales every day starting today until Black Friday proper. Walmart’s early Black Friday deals are now live and worth your precious time. While its pre-Black Friday sales event usually offers a fewer solid bargains, it is strongly advised to wait until the Black Friday Week arrives for the best deals and huge discounts. The actual Black Friday sales will begin on Thanksgiving Day, and the deals and discounts will be available on the most-sought items throughout the Cyber Week.

Amazon’s history in the recent years means that there’s a strong evidence where and when you can actually get the best Black Friday deals with steep discounts this holiday sales season. According to Forbes Magazine, these are the best deals to expect from Amazon’s Black Friday sales this year.

Top Amazon’s Black Friday 2018 Deals To Expect

  • Amazon Kindle Paperwhite for $79.99 ($40 savings)
  • Amazon Fire TV Stick for $19.99 ($20 savings)
  • Amazon Echo Plus for $99.99 ($50 savings)
  • 32-inch HDTV for $69.99
  • Big-Screen 4K UHD TV for $154.99
  • Apple Watch Series 4 for $379 ($20 savings)
  • Nintendo Switch Bundle with Memory Card and $30 Gift Card for $299.99
  • Nintendo Switch Unit Only for $249.99 ($50 savings)
  • Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB Bundles Start for $219.99 ($80 savings)
  • Microsoft Xbox One X Unit Only for $374.99 ($125 savings)

Like Walmart, Best Buy and Target Black Friday sales, Amazon will offer a much better deals and discounts than the previous holiday shopping seasons. The Alexa-enabled Echo devices alongside Kindle, Fire tablets and Fire TV stick will remarkably see their lowest prices this year. In addition to the Amazon devices, there will be more Black Friday deals and bundles on gaming consoles than ever. Additionally, Amazon will be amongst few stores to offer the only Apple Watch Series 4 direct price cuts on Black Friday and will go low price on 4K Smart Ultra HD TVs.

Amazon’s Black Friday 2018 Deals Ad Press Release

Amazon will not release a traditional Black Friday ad scan or or an interactive advertisement. In the recent holiday sales seasons, Amazon advertised its best Black Friday deals via a new release. As for 2018, Amazon will likely announce its Black Friday deals on Wednesday, November 14th through a press release. Amazon will not post its Black Friday 2018 ad until big three retailers — Best Buy, Target and Walmart — publish their ads.

Expect Amazon to focus its Alexa-powered Echo, Kindle and Fire products on its Black Friday Deals Store as well as on www.amazon.com homepage. Amazon will also highlight a wide assortments of budget-friendly Black Friday TV deals as well as video game titles, gaming system bundles, notebooks, tablets, wearables and among others.

Amazon Prime Privileges

Unlike Best Buy and Target which offers free two-day parcel services on all orders without minimum spending required, Amazon does not have a enviable free shipping policy on Black Friday. Amazon Prime members will be able to enjoy the free two-day shipping without minimum threshold. If you’re not a Prime member, you can take advantage of the 30-day free trial without shelling out, not even a single penny. Apart from the free two-day delivery, Prime members may also enjoy early access to all the deals, unlimited Amazon Prime Video, Music, cash backs from Whole Foods and many more.

As for the major Black Friday circulars from big three retailers, Walmart, Target and Best Buy Black Friday 2018 ads will likely be released in the second week of November.

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Ronald Delos Santos
Ronald has been a technology journalist since 2012 and was previously reporting for The Centrio Times. He also covered tech industry news in his first job as a reporter with a local magazine, based in Makati.