Customers win as Amazon, Walmart battle it out with bargains

Amazon Fulfillment Center
(Photo: WKRN)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Wednesday is being billed as Christmas in July as Amazon and Walmart battle for your business with better bargains than Black Friday.

Amazon announced “Prime Day,” a 24-hour sale for Prime account members only. Amazon is also offering 30-day free trials for new members.

The company says thousands of deals will be coming and going all day.


Amazon’s biggest deals include:

  • Fire HD 7 for $60 off
  • 40-inch 1080p LED TV for $115
  • Two Nikon COOLPIX cameras for over 50% off

Walmart launched a rival 90-day sale with comparable deals to Amazon’s.

Walmart’s biggest deals include:

  • Apple iPad Mini 2 for $265 (savings of $174)
  • Black and Decker Drill & 133 piece Home Project Kit for $50 (savings of $30)
  • Toshiba 15.6″ Satellite Laptop for $377 (savings of $253)

Both sales have a limited amount of discounts they will offer on one item.



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