Amazon Prime Day sale to begin on August 6: All you can expect from the sale
New Delhi : Amazon India has announced the Prime Day 2020 schedule through a microsite. The sale will go live on August 6 and will end on August 7 this year. It will be the first time when Amazon will host its Prime Day sale in August - in place of a usual July schedule.
The delay is sale is due to the current ongoing pandemic situation in India, leading troubles in online deliveries of maximum products in the non-essential categories.
Notably, this will be the fourth Prime Day sale in India and is touted to bring some of the great deals and new launches. Prime Day is an annual sale event that's exclusively aimed at Amazon's Prime subscribers across the world. The company usually reveals its key deals alongside announcing the event. However, this time, it has mentioned on the Prime Day 2020 microsite that some of the major offers will be revealed starting July 23.
What to expect during Prime Day Sale?
One can expect a discount on electronics like smartphone, laptop and other gadget with an addition 10% Instant discount on HDFC debit and credit cards. Furthermore, the two-day sale event will offer a list of no-cost EMI options and exchange offers.
Along with this, Amazon will be releasing new movie titles under its Prime video section. This year, you'll get titles including Birds of Prey, Shakuntala Devi, Gemini Man, and Bandish Bandits ahead of the sale event. Amazon will also offer celebrity curated music playlists on Prime Music.
Prime Day normally takes place simultaneously in India and the US markets. However, Amazon is this time yet to announce its schedule for the US customers. It may reveal the development sometime later today on its US site.
Amazon Prime Membership
One can avail the Amazon prime membership for a cost of Rs 999 per year or Rs 129 per month. It offers free fast delivery as well as access to services including Prime Video, Prime Music, and Prime Reading — alongside early access to some deals and discounts.