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Forget Prime Day: Big Amazon sale slashes prices on Fire TV, Echo and more

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Amazon still hasn't confirmed when it'll celebrate Amazon Prime Day, but if you can't wait till any longer, here's a massive Amazon sale you can take advantage of now. 

For a limited time, Amazon is slashing the price of numerous Alexa devices (opens in new tab) including its Fire TV Stick, Echo Show, and Echo speakers. Many of these deals make for great cheap Father's Day gifts or you could pick some up for yourself. In total, there are 36 devices on sale with prices starting as low as 99 cents. 

Digital Services

Kindle Unlimited: 2 months for free @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Through June 30, Amazon is offering 2 months of its Kindle Unlimited service for free. That's $19 off and one of the best Amazon sales we've seen outside of a major holiday. Kindle Unlimited gives you access to over 1 million titles, magazines, audiobooks, and more. After the 2 months are up, membership is $9.99/month (or you can cancel anytime). 

Echo Dot w/ Music Unlimited: was $49 now $1 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Currently, Prime members can get the Echo Dot with 1 month of Amazon Music Unlimited for $8.98. That means you'll pay just $0.99 for the Echo Dot. (If you're not a Prime member, you'll pay a total of $10.98). Already a Music Unlimited member? You can get the Echo Dot  on sale for $29.99 (opens in new tab).

Streaming Devices

Fire TV Stick w/ Food Network: was $39 now $29 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Fire TV Stick is one of the best cheap streaming devices you can get. Although this is the 1080p model, it comes with a 1-year Food Network Kitchen subscription ($39 value), which lets you stream commercial-free episodes of your favorite Food Network shows. It's also $5 cheaper than it was last week. 

Amazon Fire TV Cube: was $119 now $99 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Get access to tons of content with Amazon's Fire TV Cube. The device is an excellent marriage of an Echo speaker and streaming device that's also able to control your living room. Plus the $20 savings make this deal a good pick if you're looking for gifts for dad. 

Fire TV Recast OTA DVR 500GB: was $229 now $149 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Fire TV Recast DVR lets you watch and record broadcast TV using your Fire TV, Echo Show, or mobile device. It's now $80 off, which is the lowest price it's been so far this year. The 1TB model (opens in new tab) is also on sale for $199 ($80 off).

Smart Speakers and Displays

Echo Dot w/ Clock: was $59 now $34 @Amazon (opens in new tab)
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Amazon's Echo Dot with Clock is a revamped 3rd-gen Echo Dot now with a built-in LED display. The Echo Dot with Clock can show time, temperature or a timer. It's now the same price it was on Cyber Monday! 

Echo Dot Kids Edition: was $69 now $49 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Echo Dot Kids Edition features a child-friendly version of Alexa that streams kid-friendly music, stories, and more. It comes with 1 year of FreeTime Unlimited, which gives your child access to over 1,000 Audible books, songs, and games. It's now $20 off. 

Amazon Echo Show 5: was $89 now $59 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Echo Show 5 is a good smart display you can keep just about anywhwre. The 5.5-inch screen is perfect for checking the weather, managing to-do lists, or video calls. 

Amazon Echo Show 8: was $129 now $89 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Echo Show 8 features an 8-inch display and a camera shutter that blocks its lens when it's not in use. It's perfect in that it's larger than the Echo Show 5 and both smaller and cheaper than the Echo Show 10.1. It's also $10 cheaper than it was last week. 

Amazon Echo (3rd Gen.): was $99 now $79 @Amazon (opens in new tab)
The newest version of Amazon's flagship smart speaker improves the sound quality while keeping all the functions you expect from an Alexa-powered device. It's now $30 off.

Echo Studio: was $229 now $169 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Echo Studio is Amazon's best-sounding Alexa speaker by a wide margin. It produces great room-filling audio with chest-pounding bass. It's also smart enough to adopt to the acoustics of the room its in. Rarely on sale, it's now at its lowest price ever and includes a Philips Hue bulb. 

Amazon Echo Show: was $259 now $179 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The 2nd-gen Echo Show sports the biggest screen (10.1 inches) in Amazon's Echo Show family. It does everything the smaller devices do, but with noticeably better sound quality. Even better, it comes with a free Philips Hue bulb. 

Tablets and Kindles

Amazon Fire 7 Tablet: was $49 now just $39 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Fire 7 tablet is the best affordable tablet around. It lets you access your favorite entertainment apps and call on Alexa for hands-free functionality. It's now at its second-best price ever.

Amazon Kindle: was $89 now $64 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The most basic version of Amazon's famous ereader remains a great buy. With a bright anti-glare e-ink display, a battery life that lasts weeks, and a choice of millions of books, you can happily read for hours, or alternatively pair it with wireless speakers or headphones to listen to audiobooks.

Kindle Paperwhite: was $129 now $99 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The water-resistant Kindle Paperwhite features a flush-to-screen display, which makes it one of the most impressive e-readers around. We found it easy-to-use and able to keep up with the biggest bookworms.


Blink Mini: was $34 now $29 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Blink Mini is a good budget home security camera with highly customizable motion detection and a host of other settings. It's now at its lowest price ever. 

Ring Video Doorbell 3 w/ Echo Dot: was $249 now $149 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Ring Video Doorbell 3 has the same design as the Ring Video Doorbell 2, as well as the same 1080p camera resolution and field of view. However, it has dual-band 2.4 and 5GHz Wi-Fi, which should help with video transmission. It's now $100 off and at its lowest price ever. Plus, you get a free Echo Dot.

Fire TV Edition HDTVs

Insignia 32" 720p Fire TV: was $170 now $139 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The 32-inch 720p Insignia is a great smart TV for tiny spaces (and budgets). Its Voice Remote with Alexa lets you launch apps, search for titles, play music, switch inputs, and control other smart home devices with the sound of your voice. We wouldn't normally recommend a 720p TV, but this one is cheap enough for a spare bedroom. 

Toshiba 43" 4K Fire TV: was $329 now $249 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
This 43-inch Fire TV Edition set includes all of the features mentioned in the above model, but adds a slightly larger 43-inch screen with 4K resolution. You also get HDR support and DTS Studio Sound. 

As deals editor at Tom’s Guide, Louis is constantly looking for ways to avoid paying full price for the latest gadgets. With over 10 years of deals-hunting experience, Louis price checks against multiple retailers and searches high and low for the best deals to bring readers. A born-and-bred New Yorker, Louis is also an avid swimmer and marathoner. His work has appeared on Gizmodo, CNET, and Time Out New York.