Black Friday is almost here, meaning major retailers are already slashing prices on everything from tech to fashion to kick off the Christmas shopping season.
But there’s no need to battle through the high street anymore – with online giants such as Amazon offering some of the best deals around, you can bag a bargain from the comfort of your sofa.
Home and kitchen deals
Kit out your kitchen just in time for Christmas with the latest discounted coffee machines, food processors and more.
Nescafé Dolce Gusto Jovia by De'Longhi Coffee Machine – was £89.99, now £29
De'Longhi Dedica Style Traditional Pump Espresso Machine – was £219.99, now £124.99
Bosch Tassimo Vivy 2 TAS1402GB Coffee Machine – was £107.49, now £34.99
De'Longhi Magnifica ESAM 4200.S Bean to Cup – was £449.99, now £249.99
Best Black Friday laptop deals 2018
Shark Upright Vacuum Cleaner – was £349.99, now £198.99
Shark Corded Stick Vacuum Cleaner – was £249.99, now £178.99
Philips Azur Performer Plus Steam Iron – was £80, now £38.99
A versatile gift, here are the best boozy deals Amazon has to offer.
Edinburgh Gin Rhubarb and Ginger Liqueur – was £16.95, now £13.25
Maker's Mark Bourbon Whisky – was £29.12, now £20.70
Tattinger Brut Reserve Non Vintage Champagne – was £38.50, now £26.25
Kraken Black Spiced Rum – was £25.96, now £17.49
Absolut Raspberri Flavoured Vodka – was £21, now £15
Baby and child
From Tommee Tippee bottles to kids' tablets and toys, you can save up to 35 per cent on products for your little ones with Amazon.
Virtual Reality Conventions Are A Hit. Among the biggest reasons behind the rising popularity of virtual reality are the tech conventions. These are the venues where people might first learn about virtual reality and where the first time users experience it as well. The others go to not miss out on the latest. Some of the conventions are becoming really popular and ticket prices are skyrocketing. Companies that produce virtual reality headsets are using the conventions to build some hype for their upcoming products for users.
Silver Cross Jet Stroller – was £275, now £200
Britax Romer Adventure Group Car Seat – was £65, now £32.50
Flykids Lightweight Pram Buggy : Low price – £79.99
Disney Baby Mr Ray Ocean Lights Activity Gym – was £79.99, now £65.75
Braun No Touch Plus Forehead Digital Thermometer – was £52.99, now £42.66
What is Amazon Prime?
For the purposes of Black Friday, signing up to Amazon Prime will mean you get exclusive first access the Lightning Deals, as well as potential further discounts on other products and speedy delivery of purchases. Although Amazon hasn’t announced any Black Friday deals yet, being a Prime member will certainly give you an advantage when it comes to 24 November (and the deals beforehand).
There are plenty of other benefits to signing up to this subscription service though, including access to thousands of movies and e-books, next-day delivery on Amazon purchases, and your very own Prime Day, where members have access to a series of flash sales. You can even buy your groceries online too, through Amazon fresh .
It costs £79 a year to be a member but students get a discounted price of £39. There’s a free trial to test the service if you don’t want to pay without trying it out first.
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