Do Amazon's Prime Day deals live up to the hype?

ABC News' business correspondent Rebecca Jarvis breaks down what to know and what to look for when doing online shopping this Amazon Prime Day.
3:06 | 07/13/18

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Transcript for Do Amazon's Prime Day deals live up to the hype?
just three days, Amazon prime day will be here on . Rebecca Jarvis is back with a look at of the -- at the biggest shopping day of the year where or not these deals live up he hy Because that is the question,michael. Yes, it's three dayswa to prime day which kicks off on Monday. But the question is, it Amazon's biggest shopping day of the year. Evigger than Black Friday but the quest is, is the deal really a deal? It's azon'siggest ses day of the year ands yea the retail Gia promises prime day wie bigger than ever. Rgain bonanza expan 30 to 36 Hou kicking off monday.but do the deals actually live the hype? UT 50% of the products sold azonre actually S through Amazon's third party marketplace oftentimesd actually above average retail Lue. Bt prices on Amazon branded goods including electronics, clothing, accessies and furniture. But that you can generally skip any luxury goods high-end beauty products. Oftentimes we see ones like Walmart or Macy's that might be at a better deal. Reporter: Eto see the deepest discounts avale exclusively for order on Amazon devices like theecho. Alexa, what aresh deals? They are very much tryin ingrain consumers into the behavior of shopping via voice nology. Orter: Wit good reason, according to one study a echo owners spent 66% more than the average Amazon cuer. Plus, keep in mind, Amazon isn't the only P for deals on pry. Best Buy, we's and Ebay are amongthll offering their own discountsoughout the month of Ju a lot of retailers are doing take price match S a great day to shop not just shop on Amazon. It is area dayo shop, aerimeay Monday but keep in minhy Amazon is doing this bla Friday in July. Not only are theyngore sales obviously that's good for their business but prime mberships this. Is a huge day F sign-ups for primeberships which B the way you can sign up for fre trial, that 30-d fre trial. Good thing to do. Pre members spend way more, two timessuch on Amazon than nonp members S they love to get you to S up for that E membershi Maybe I have to sign up for that. W do you kf it's a good deal? So test thing you can do is download the app camel camel camel. Oheir website. Know you love the name. To thatwebse. They will track the price historyor you and tell you if the price today is truly cheaper than the P three weeks ago, three days ago, whateveris and also another thing you can do I put things in your cart right now and they drop in priceom Monday. Cel camel camel. I thoughtels had two humps not three. We have a guide tome of those deals for pray on our website, goodmorninmerica.com make sure you check that out.

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