Best Amazon Prime Day 2019 deals: Business Bargain Hunter's top picks

If you're going to get the most out of this shopping extravaganza, you might as well do it right.

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Like Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Amazon's annual Prime Day sale event can feel super overwhelming. 

Also: Prime Day: How and when to find the best deals

There are nearly 100,000 items on sale this year. Some are legitimate, while others should be ignored. So, to help you get the most out of Prime Day, which is exclusive to Amazon Prime subscribers, ZDNet is rounding up only the best deals. In this guide, we've selected items that professionals, remote workers, and commuters might find interesting.

We'll regularly update this guide over July 15 and July 16 with deals as we find them. If you'd like to find more consumer-focused deals, as well as some tips and tricks, check out our Prime Day hub, where we'll provide you with plenty of resources so that you can master Amazon's 48-hour blowout sale. Hopefully, with our help, you won't miss a deal.

Best Amazon Prime Day 2019 deals

Remember, you need a Prime membership to grab the deals below. You can get a 30-day free membership if you're not already a Prime subscriber. Otherwise, a membership costs $119 a year (or $12. 99 a month. Read more about Amazon Prime here

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Amazon devices


Amazon, of course, has reduced many of its own devices for Prime Day, including several Echo models and even Kindle and Fire TV devices. Some of them come bundled with smart home accessories, too, such as smart plugs and smart bulbs. Pick up a few of these pieces, and you'll have a fantastic starter pack for your smart office.

Three-day deals that start at 12am PT July 14 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16:

Two-day deals that start at 12am PT July 14 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16:

See more Amazon device deals here

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Apple devices

It's rare to find a solid deal on Apple devices, but luckily, the company is offering a few of its older-generation devices at a discount for Prime Day. We've spotted deals on last year's iPad Pro and the Apple Watch, for instance. 

Two-day deals that start at 12am PT July 15 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16:

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Laptops, convertibles, and tablets


Whether you're a video editor at work or a gamer by night, or maybe you simply like to work on the go, you'll be interested in these amazing laptop and tablet deals. For instance, there is a Lenovo Chromebook at 50% off. That's a hard-to-beat sale.

Two-day deals that start at 12am PT July 15 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16.

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Mobile device accessories

We could all use an extra charging cord or a battery pack for our phones, right? After all, during work, it's common to be making calls all day long. To ensure you don't run out of juice before your next phone-in meeting, be sure to pick up one of these accessories.

Two-day deals that start at 12am PT July 15 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16.

"Lightning" deals that are available for a very limited time on July 16:

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Networking equipment

Wi-Fi routers aren't exactly the most exciting deals, but they are if you've been dying to buy a powerhouse of a router for some time. With one of these, your office will never have to put up with lag or connection interruptions agains.  

Two-day deals that start at 12am PT July 15 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16:

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Office furniture and goods

The deals below will help you outfit your office, travel to work, get work done, or clean up your work space. Enjoy!

Two-day deals that start at 12am PT July 15 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16:

Limited-time "Spotlight" deals that start at 12am PT July 15 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16:

"Lightning" deals that are available for a very limited time on July 16:

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Headphones

Many people love to put on headphones at their desk or during their commute or for a quick jog during lunch. If that's you, too, then don't miss these discounts on wireless headphones and earbuds from some of the top brands. 

Two-day deals that start at 12am PT July 15 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16:

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Smart home devices

If you've been waiting to transform your dull home office into a modern-day smart office, now is the time to get started, as there are plenty of intelligent devices on sale for Prime Day, including smart cameras, smart displays, smart light bulbs, and more.

Two-day deals that start at 12am PT July 15 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16:

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Smartphones

Aside from Black Friday, there is probably no better time than Prime Day to get a top-end smartphone on sale. 

Two-day deals that start at 12am PT July 15 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16:

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Smartwatches and fitness trackers

Looking for an alternative to the Apple Watch? You've come to the right place. Here are the top wearable deals for Prime Day.

Two-day deals that start at 12am PT July 15 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16:

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Storage, SSD, and thumb drives

There are too many deals on SD cards and microSD cards and flash drives and SSDs and HHDs to count, which is a good thing if you've been thinking about picking up a spare one or upgrading to a bigger size for your device. Here's a few worth considering.

Two-day deals that start at 12am PT July 15 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16:

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TVs and media players


Finally, if you want a big-screen TV or a media player for your office, we're rounding up the best sales for those here.

Two-day deals that start at 12am PT July 15 and ends 11:59pm PT July 16:

"Lightning" deals that are available for a very limited time on July 16:

More Amazon Prime Day 2019 deals

Early Prime Day deals

Check out all the early deals that kicked off last week -- many are still available:

Best business deals

Here are even more business deals, broken down by category:

Best anti-Prime Day deals

Amazon isn't the only retailer having a sale on Prime day!

CNET's Prime Day coverage

TechRepublic's Prime Day coverage


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