Prime Day 2020: deals to look out for on Amazon's biggest sale of the year

Bose headphones, 'Harry Potter' books and HP laptops are among the reduced items in the sale

Bargain hunters are well aware that Amazon's Prime Day is kicking off on Tuesday, October 13, with two days of discounts.

The 48-hour sale is exclusively available for Prime members, and this year there will be thousands of deals available on

Ahead of the sale, Amazon has shared details of a number of discounts that will be available for shoppers in the region.

Click though the gallery above to see some of the specific reductions you can expect this Prime Day.

The sale includes deals on electrical brands including Bose, Sony, Samsung, Logitech, Nescafe, Black+Decker, PowerMax Fitness and more. Across the site, Amazon says there will be discounts of up to 50 per cent off sportswear, shoes, sandals and skincare products, 40 per cent off laundry essentials and household cleaning products, and 30 per cent off nutritional products and children's books.

If you're not an Amazon Prime member, it is not too late. You can sign up for a membership today with new customers able to take advantage of a 30-day free trial.

Shopping from the US Amazon store 

In the past, customers have noticed that they don't have access to the same quality of deals as international stores. However, that should not be the case this year.

Speaking to The National, Ronaldo Mouchawar, vice president of Amazon Mena said: "While deals may vary slightly from country to country, Prime members can find incredible savings and deep discounts with thousands of Prime Day local and international deals across every category on These include thousands of deals from Amazon US. What's more is that Prime members in the UAE can enjoy free shipping on Amazon US Prime Day deals on with no minimum purchase during this Prime Day for the first time.

"These Amazon US deals will remain live on throughout October 13 and 14, and until 11am UAE time on October 15, giving Prime members a few extended hours of savings across a wide selection of US products. Amazon US products eligible for Prime Day deals on include brands such as Corsair, Kingston, Zwilling, Rubbermaid, Anne Klein, Guess, Redken and Wet Brush."

Mouchawar added: "We are committed to making this year’s Prime Day successful as we give excited UAE members the chance to save big on everything they need and love."