Everything You Need to Know About Amazon Prime Day 2022

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Ah, Amazon Prime Day — the highly anticipated sale we look forward to every year. We still have a little ways to go before it officially kicks off, but to help you prep for the massive shopping event, here's everything you need to know about Prime Day 2022.

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What Is Amazon Prime Day?

Prime Day is a two-day sales event that Amazon hosts every year. During the sale, you can find discounts on over 2 million items across virtually every category, including lightning deals with a limited amount of discounts offered. Throughout the sale, you can find major deals on everything from the biggest kitchen brands to top-rated smart home devices.

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When Is Amazon Prime Day 2022?

In 2021, Prime Day was on June 21 and 22, but it was previously always held in July (aside from the October sale in 2020). This year, Amazon is back to its July schedule with Prime Day kicking off on Tuesday, July 12, and running until Wednesday, July 13.

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What to Buy During Amazon Prime Day

It's almost impossible to sift through the millions of deals that Amazon has to offer during Prime Day, so going in with a game plan is crucial to getting the most out of the mega sale.

Last year, we got the inside scoop from RetailMeNot on the best things to buy during Prime Day, including back-to-school items, kitchen appliances, home decor, and smart home gadgets. This year, we can expect the same categories to trend, with back-to-school essentials taking the lead considering the usual midsummer timing of the sale.

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The Best Amazon Prime Day Deals 2022

Amazon usually keeps its Prime Day discounts under wraps until the sales event is live, but we do have some insight on what to expect. In 2021, we saw savings of up to 50% on everything from furniture and decor to gadgets and electronics, and we're expecting similar discounts this year. Check out even more 2021 discounts below to get a feel for what's to come this year.

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Decor and Furniture Deals

Amazon Brand Home: Save 20% on Amazon's in-house products, from paper towels and cleaning products to pet food and medicine.

Amazon Handmade: Take up to 20% off handcrafted home decor and more.

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Ashley Furniture: Get up to 30% off Signature Design by Ashley Furniture.

Furniture: Save up to 30% on a ton of furniture, including TuoxinEM's midcentury end table and Rivet's uber-popular velvet sofa.

LUTE Pillows: Add an extra 25% off these top-rated pillows.

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Mellanni Bed Sheets: Save 35% on the top-selling Mellanni Four-Piece Bed Sheet Set.

Tuft & Needle: Get up to 20% off mattresses.

Kitchen and Cleaning Deals

Bissell Vacuum: Score $40 off the Bissell PowerGlide Pet Slim Corded Vacuum.

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Breville: Save 36% on the Breville Joule Sous Vide.

Coravin: Take 30% off the Model Three and get the wine preservation system at its lowest price yet.

FOTILE: Save up to $250 on select appliances.

Hurom: Get up to 15% off select slow juicers, blenders, and accessories.

ILIFE: Save up to 30% on iLife robot vacuums.

Instant Pot: Get up to 38% off Instant Pot appliances, including some of the brand's best-sellers.

Le Creuset: Save up to 40% on the Square Skillet Grill Pan.

PhoneSoap: Save 30% on all sanitizing products.

The Pink Stuff: Get 20% off The Pink Stuff cleaning bundle.

Vitamix: Save up to 35% on select Vitamix appliances, including the Vitamix 5200 Blender, Immersion Blender, FoodCycler, and more.

SodaStream: Save up to 44% on sparkling water makers and bundles.

Gadgets and Electronics Deals

Bio Bidet: Save up to 30% off Bio Bidet.

Blink Security Camera: Save 43% on the Blink Mini HD Security Camera.

Eero Mesh Wi-Fi Router: Get 36% off the Eero 6 Dual-Band Mesh Wi-Fi 6 router.

Televisions: Save 15% or more on select TVs from Sony, Samsung, Hisense, and more.

TruSens: Get 20% off TruSens smart air purifiers.

Satechi: Save up to 33% on WFH and tech essentials.

Smart Home Devices: Save up to 40%.

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