Amazon Prime Day 2024: 33+ Best Early Deals

Amazon Prime Day doesn’t start until July 16, but Prime members don’t have to wait until then to start shopping. Early Prime Day deals are live now, offering some of the lowest prices of the year on tech, kitchen gadgets, travel gear, and more.

I’ve been covering Prime Day for five years, so I know how to find deals that Actually worth buying. Below I’ve rounded up the best early Prime Day deals for the lowest price in at least three months. I’ll continue to update this list as Prime Day approaches.

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Best Early Prime Day Deals

Amazon smart plug

Average rating of 4.7 stars from 561,853 reviews on Amazon

When you plug electronics into the Amazon Smart Plug, you can control them via the app or voice commands. For example, I use the Amazon Smart Plug to turn lights on and off in my apartment instead of manually doing it with a wall switch. It also has a compact size that frees up other outlets.

Apple AirPods (3rd generation)

Average rating of 4.2 stars from 409 reviews on Amazon

Lowest price ever

Apple’s AirPods are beloved by many at NBC Select, and this is the brand’s latest model. They come with a Lightning charging case and offer up to 30 hours of battery life per charge. The earbuds are sweat and water resistant, and you can use “Hey Siri” voice commands to play songs, make phone calls, get directions and respond to text messages. Other Apple AirPod models are also on sale now, including the $69 2nd Gen. and the $169 Pro 2nd Gen.

Crest 3D Whitestrips with light

Average rating of 4.4 stars from 15,530 reviews on Amazon

Brighten your smile at home with this kit that includes teeth whitening strips and a handheld light device that helps remove stains. You apply the whitening strips to your upper and lower teeth, then place the light in your mouth. Treatments take 60 minutes.

Amazon Echo Spot

Just launched, no reviews yet

Lowest price ever

The Echo Spot is Amazon’s new smart alarm clock that doubles as a Bluetooth speaker. It connects to a companion app, and you can customize the clock face to display additional information, like the weather. The small device, which is equipped with Amazon Alexa, also lets you control compatible smart home devices via voice commands.

TubShroom Ultra Stainless Steel Combo

Average rating of 4.7 stars from 56,446 reviews on Amazon

This small device sits in your bathtub drain and collects hair around it to prevent clogs. It fits drains 1.25 to 2 inches wide. The TubShroom is made of polished stainless steel, which prevents it from rusting over time. It comes with a stopper that doubles as a tub stopper.

Best Early Prime Day Tech Deals

Amazon Fire TV Stick

Average rating of 4.7 stars from 478,121 reviews on Amazon

Lowest price ever

Add streaming capabilities to any TV with this Fire Stick. It lets you watch your favorite shows and movies in HD and listen to music. It connects to your TV’s HDMI port and controls it with the Alexa Voice Remote.

JBL Tune Knobs

Average rating of 4.2 stars from 2,374 reviews on Amazon

These wireless earbuds offer multiple sound modes, so you can decide how much of the world around you you want to hear. Active Noise Cancellation blocks out noise completely, while Ambient Aware lets you hear your surroundings, and TalkThru mode mutes your music or podcast when you start talking. The headphones have built-in microphones and offer up to 48 hours of battery life on a single charge. They come with a USB-C charging cable.

Bose SoundLink Flex Bluetooth Portable Speaker

Average rating of 4.7 stars from 32,024 reviews on Amazon

Lowest price ever

This Bluetooth speaker is small enough to throw in your bag and take with you when you travel. It’s also water resistant and floats, so you don’t have to worry about losing it at the beach or by the pool. The speaker has a built-in microphone, which you can use to take calls. It connects to a companion app so you can customize its settings. You can charge the speaker with the included USB-C cable. It offers up to 12 hours of battery life per charge.

Best Early Prime Day Beauty & Wellness Deals

Aveeno Baby Continuous Protection Mineral Sunscreen

Average rating of 4.5 stars from 1,946 reviews on Amazon

Dermatologists recommend mineral sunscreens for kids, like this option from Aveeno. It offers broad-spectrum SPF 50 protection and is water- and sweat-resistant for up to 80 minutes. The unscented sunscreen is also tear-free, so it won’t sting kids’ eyes.


Average rating of 4.3 stars from 5,330 reviews on Amazon

The NBC Select Wellness Award winner, the Waterpik Ion is a seven-tip, 10-pressure water flosser. Its removable 20-ounce reservoir holds enough water for 90 seconds of flossing and is rechargeable. A single charge lasts up to four weeks, meaning you don’t have to leave it plugged in all the time.

Best Early Prime Day Kitchen Deals

Brita Metro Water Filter Jug

Average rating of 4.6 stars from 37,181 reviews on Amazon

I’ve relied on the Brita pitcher for years when I lived in a college dorm and in my current New York City apartment. It doesn’t take up much space in my fridge and has a light on the cap that changes color to let me know when the replaceable filter needs replacing. The pitcher has a 6-cup capacity.

Instant Pot Duo Plus

Average 4.7 stars from 40,674 reviews on Amazon

The six-quart Instant Pot Duo Plus offers nine cooking modes, including pressure cooking, slow cooking, sautéing, steaming, and sterilizing. It also functions as a rice cooker and food warmer. It has a quick-release switch, and the digital display shows a progress bar as your food cooks. The Instant Pot comes with dishwasher-safe accessories such as a removable pot, lid, and steaming rack.

Nespresso Vertuo Plus

Average rating of 4.4 stars from 1,207 reviews on Amazon

Many NBC Select staff members are fans of Nespresso’s single-serve coffee machines, including Updates Editor Mili Godio, who owns the Vertuo Plus. The coffee maker can brew single and double shots of espresso, as well as 150 and 240 ml cups of coffee. It has a removable 1.8-liter water tank that can be placed in different positions and an internal chamber that can store up to 10 used Nespresso capsules.

Best Early Prime Day Home Deals

Shark IX141 cordless stick vacuum cleaner

Average rating of 4.3 stars from 11,150 reviews on Amazon

We love Shark’s cordless vacuums, like this one designed specifically for homes with pets. The stick vacuum has a low profile, so you can place it under furniture and convert it into a handheld vacuum. The cleaning tool’s LED lights highlight dirt and debris, and it comes with a crevice tool and a pet multi-tool. The vacuum offers up to 40 minutes of run time on a full charge.

iRobot Roomba j7+

Average rating of 4.0 stars from 6,776 reviews on Amazon

Lowest price ever

The iRobot robot vacuum takes the work out of cleaning by automatically maneuvering through your home to suck up dirt, dust, crumbs, and pet hair. It also empties itself when it returns to the included charging station, which has a built-in, sealed bag system that can hold up to 60 days’ worth of dirt. The vacuum’s sensors help it avoid obstacles like cords, shoes, and furniture, and it pairs with a companion app so you can set cleaning schedules.

Best Early Prime Day Travel Deals

Bagsmart Puffer Tote Bag

Average rating of 4.6 stars from 235 reviews on Amazon

You can fit all your travel essentials into this machine-washable bag, which has a zippered closure and is made of water-resistant nylon. There are pockets inside the bag to keep you organized and a padded laptop sleeve. The bag also has external pockets, one of which converts into a trolley case.

Wise Owl Outfitters Travel Pillow

Average rating of 4.5 stars from 10,375 reviews on Amazon

Take Wise Owl’s mini pillow with you on your travels for pillow wherever you lay your head. It folds into a pouch when not in use, but fluffs up quickly when you’re ready to sleep. The machine-washable pillow is made of memory foam and covered in soft microsuede.

Traveler’s Choice Pagosa Hardshell Carry-on Luggage

Average rating of 4.5 stars out of 3,569 on Amazon

Thanks to the internal organization system, you can fit several days worth of clothes in this carry-on suitcase and still have room for a toiletry bag or a pair of shoes. The suitcase has a hard, scratch and water-resistant exterior and a built-in portable charger to keep your devices powered. The suitcase is designed with four spinner wheels and a telescopic handle.

Best Early Prime Day Sales

Here are the best Prime Day sales to know about. Keep in mind that not every item from a brand is discounted, as described below.

Best deals at other retailers

  • Walmart: Shop the Walmart Deals event through July 11
  • Goal: Shop Target Circle Week through July 13
  • Best Buy: Up to 50% off devices through July 10th
  • Ulta: Up to 45% off through July 13th during the Big Summer Birthday Sale
  • Sephora: Up to 50% off through July 10th during Sephora Summer Deal Week

How I Found the Best Early Prime Day Deals

My recommendations above are based on previous news and reporting from NBC Select. I’ve also included products that NBC Select staff has tested, including Wellness Award winners. I ran each deal through price trackers like CamelCamelCamel to ensure the products are either the lowest price or have been the lowest price in at least three months. All of the products I recommend are highly rated items with an average rating of at least 4.0 stars based on hundreds of reviews.

Why trust NBC Select?

I’m an associate updates editor at NBC Select who’s been covering deals and sales for five years. To round up the best early Prime Day sales, I found highly rated products at their lowest price ever or their lowest price in three months.

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