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The best Amazon deals right now: July 2024

Prime Day will be here soon, but you don't have to wait to snag savings on top tech on Amazon.
Written by Kayla Solino, Associate Editor
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Amazon is the go-to retailer for many thanks to its massive product selection, shipping options, and exclusive membership perks, like deals and discounts. And while it's true that some of Amazon's best deals drop during the brand's big shopping events like Amazon Prime Day, which will return July 16-17 this year, you don't have to wait for a seasonal sale to save across the tech, home, entertainment, and lifestyle categories.  

Also: Amazon Prime Day 2024: Everything you need to know (plus some shoppable deals)

The shopping giant frequently cuts prices on top tech products all year round, including smartwatches, laptops, TVs, appliances, and more. 

Also: The best early Amazon Prime Day deals you can shop now 

We rounded up the best Amazon deals you can shop this July, right up until Prime Day arrives (and we'll be covering the sale live, too). Check back here each month before you shop -- we'll be updating this list with all the best deals that are live, and we'll be extensively covering the upcoming Prime Day sale in a few weeks

The best Amazon deals of July 2024

The best Amazon tech deals

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 FE+ streaming a video about watches on YouTube.
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The best Amazon TV deals

Fire TV Soundbar
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The best Amazon robot vacuum deals 

Shark ION AV751 vacuuming a rug.
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The best Amazon home deals 

A EcoFlow River 2 Max powering my search for UFOs (well, the sun!)
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How did we choose these Amazon deals?

ZDNET only writes about deals we want to buy -- devices and products we desire, need, or would recommend. Our experts looked for deals that were at least 20% off (or are hardly ever on sale), using established price comparison tools and trackers to determine whether the deal is actually on sale and how frequently it drops. 

We also looked over customer reviews to find out what matters to real people who already own and use the deals we're recommending. Our recommendations may also be based on our own testing -- in addition to extensive research and comparison shopping. The goal is to deliver the most accurate advice to help you shop smarter. 

When will these deals expire?

Deals are subject to sell out or expire at any time, though ZDNET remains committed to finding, sharing, and updating the best product deals for you to score the best savings. Our team of experts regularly checks in on the deals we share to ensure they are still live and obtainable. We're sorry if you've missed out on a deal, but don't fret -- we're constantly finding new chances to save and sharing them with you at ZDNET.com

When is Amazon Prime Day 2024?

Amazon recently confirmed that their popular Prime Day sale will make a return on Tuesday, July 16 and Wednesday July 17, 2024. The sale will begin at 12:01 a.m. PDT on July 16. 

Also: Amazon Prime Day 2024: Everything you need to know

How much is an Amazon Prime membership?

Amazon Prime costs $14.99 per month, or you can purchase an annual membership for $139, which will save you a few dollars. 

Also: These 5 new Amazon features make finding the products you need even easier

College students and those aged 18-24 can get a discount and pay $7.49 per month or $69 per year. In addition, those with qualified government assistance (which may include select seniors) can receive a Prime membership for just $6.99 after their free trial.

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