Amazon Prime Day 2017

Amazon Prime Day 2017 News

Amazon Prime Day in India: OnePlus 5 was bestselling smartphone, claims company

OnePlus 5 was unveiled in India on June 22, and the sales for the smartphone began June 27. It comes in two variants -Midnight Black with 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage and Slate Gray with 6 GB RAM + 64 GB storage. The two options are priced at Rs 37,999 and Rs 32,999 respectively.

Amazon Prime Day generates estimated $1 billion in sales

Amazon.com Inc. said its third annual Prime Day, the 30-hour sales event, featuring discounts on a broad assortment of goods, generated about $1 billion in revenue for the Seattle-based web retailer and was the biggest day ever for the e-commerce giant.

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Amazon Prime Day: Here's why it doesn't really mean anything

The event "grew by more than 60 percent" compared with the same 30-hour stretch in 2016. What exactly does it mean that an "event" grew by more than 60 percent from the same fake event last year? Is that number of items available or sold? Revenue? Amazon doesn't say.

Amazon Prime Day 2017: Amazon Echo speaker is star of the sale

Amazon Prime Day 2017: The original Echo model was discounted 50 percent, to $89.99. The smaller Echo Dot, at 30 percent off, and the Kindle Fire 7 tablet with Alexa were also among the top deals during the 30-hour event, according to a statement from the Seattle-based e-commerce giant.

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