Here's what it's like inside Amazon the week before Prime Day

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On its third Prime Day, Amazon is offering its Prime members discounts on everything from its own Alexa-voiced Echo and Echo Dot - cut by 50 and 30 percent, respectively, according to Tech Crunch - to cookware, computer accessories, toys, clothes, housewares, books, fitness equipment and beauty products.

Amazon announced toy deals in the Prime Day 2017 deals list early Monday.

We talked to consumer experts about how to seize the Prime Day and get the most bang for your buck.

We don't yet know much about what the Prime Day offers will be.

Customary cost: $650. Stay tuned with us more on Amazon Prime Day Offers 2017 (10 July ).

Last year's Prime Day was the biggest sales day ever for the Echo, with sales up 2.5x compared to the day prior. Both tablets also come in kids' editions (for $69.99 and $89.99, respectively), which come with a case, a 1-year subscription to Amazon's kid-friendly digital content service and a no-questions-asked 2-year warranty - making it the ideal tablet for kids of any age. However, there are mixed reviews about the Echo Show, with some experts saying that the Echo Show isn't revolutionary enough to warrant upgrading from the original Echo. The video has to be from Prime-Videos purchased through Amazon or SVODs purchased through Amazon Channels don't count.

Other deals teased include 50 percent off a two-pack of the Tile Slim Bluetooth trackers and 20 percent off this Jackery external battery. Amazon will force demand during an otherwise quiet retail month, and the event will also be a test for Amazon's fulfillment and logistics network before the holiday season. "And do your research before the deals go live". Voice shopping is already enabled by default. If it's successful, it charges users 25 percent of each refund.

One of the more useful abilities of Amazon's Echo products is the ability to use them to order stuff from Amazon.

Lehmann also recommended looking out for seasonal items, like swimsuits.

It's also worth noting that the two years since the first Prime Day have been a defining period for Amazon.

Amazon Prime Day is a big one for toy brands like Nerf and Barbie. The assortment of discounted toys is comparable with Black Friday.

And as far as Amazon's professed grocery delivery ambitions?

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