It's that time of the year again. School holidays are here and Christmas is a month away. Black Friday and Cyber Monday is also just around the corner, with products from beauty to tech at bargain prices up for grabs! Get ready as Black Friday 2019 is starting on November 29th, and Cyber Monday on December 2nd.
Although Amazon Singapore is relatively new, it will not skimp on its very first Black Friday sale. So why not prep yourself and look through our list here of the best Amazon deals in Singapore? Who knows, you may come across potential Christmas gift ideas too.
Black Friday VS Cyber Monday - What Both Days Are Known For
Black Friday is a name given to the huge shopping day after Thanksgiving in the U.S because of the volume of shoppers that created havoc and sometimes even violence.
This day is known for when mega-retailers offering massive discounts in-store, with consumer electronics being one of the most popular categories. To encourage more shoppers to shop on that day, retailers will only provide bigger discounts on that day.
Meanwhile, Cyber Monday starts on the following Monday after Black Friday. Most of the time, majority of the retailers will offer a continuation of their Black Friday deals into Cyber Monday where prices will occasionally continue to drop. Which means you can snap up on some really great bargains.
Cyber Monday is often where online retailers offer huge discounts to holiday shoppers. Addition to that, they're also more catered towards accessories and clothing in contrast to Black Friday on consumer electronics.
Not just that, Prime Members will also enjoy free & delivery, movies, TV shows, games, early access deals and many more awesome perks. Not a Prime Member yet? What are you waiting for? Sign up here now!
Amazon has always been the number one household name when it comes to e-readers, and this latest version of Kindle Paperwhite is packed with loads of features that are usually used on higher-end devices.
The Kindle Paperwhite is now waterproof, lightweight and comes with double the amount of storage. You can now read and relax at the beach or by the pool without worrying. Plus, a single charge can last you a week, so you don't have to worry about battery when you're travelling abroad.
Best for casual users or those who want a simple phone, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 offers a great battery life, display, a decent camera and a powerful chipset. Add a Black Friday deal on top and you've got yourself a steal on one of the best smartphones around.
If we're going judge it for its price, sound quality, and the bells and whistles it delivers, this headphone is the champion.
It provides crisp high and mid notes while giving you a well-boosted but not overdone bass. And aside from its sound quality, it also is smart as it has built-in Google assistant to help you with everything – from adjusting the volume, changing the tracks, or asking where the nearest restaurant is.
With Google by its side, Bose has become more powerful than ever. Plus, it's one of the most comfortable headphones you can wear. It's a bit heavy though but still lightweight to keep your head fresh even for hours of usage. A full charge will get you 20 hours of battery life when using it wirelessly while doubled when you attach a cable to your device.
Those in need of a pair of comfy headphones will do great with the Sony Headphones WH-1000XM3, boasting some of the best quality sounds around that will give its competitors a run for their money.
It boasts an excellent noise-cancelling feature to enhance sound quality, responsive controls, and a whopping battery life of 30 hours of music playback (wireless) that also has a fast-charging feature. For those who are concerned, it tackles the mids and highs very well. So get up and boogie; it's just you and your music against the world.
Next on our list is the most expensive of them all, the Bose QuietControl 30. For starters, it still has wires but only to connect each earbud. It's the top when it comes to precision and sound quality. From excellent and clean bass to crisp and clear high notes, this pair of earphones is the bomb.
Aside from the audio quality it provides, you'll further be surprised by how effective its noise-cancelling tech is. Although it can't compete with noise-cancelling headphones, it still blocks most of the exterior sound easily.
The price, however, is a lot for most users. Although you have to appreciate its incredible sound, ten-hour battery life, and noise cancellation feature. It falls a bit short when it comes to aesthetics. But when it comes to functionality, you're not going to regret it.
Last on our list is for women who love fashion, the Sudio Nivå True Wireless Earphones. This product has style, and it blends with almost any attire you wish to wear. It has a white, glossy exterior with a subtle touch of pink.
Aside from its aesthetics, it provides a 3.5-hour playtime. Its case also has enough power to recharge the earphone four times. In total, you'll enjoy around 18 hours of audio output in one go.
If your mom has not have invested in a set of good quality earphones, then it is your chance to do it for her. This in-ear pair from Marshall comes equipped with a microphone, tangle-resistant cords and provides well-balanced audio that will let your mom sway blissfully to her favourite tunes.
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Whether it’s the sounds of gunfire in a shooter game or your favourite tunes, you can count on the 1MORE Triple Driver In-Ear Headphones for some great sound quality. The earphones are an audiophile’s dream-come-true as it features three drivers to produce tones that are extremely detailed and distinct from one another.
If you’re the kind of gamer that likes music to be turned up, you’d be pleased to know that the extra driver helps in producing distortion-free, loud music. This stunning pair of earphones also features a smart in-line remote control for volume control and a high-quality microphone so you can chat up with your squad.
Finding a pair of decent quality earphones can be difficult these days as there are many brands out there in the market that offers similar quality and features.
SOUL offers decent earbuds, and it has an auto Bluetooth pairing function that pairs to your phone automatically within seconds. Adhere to IPX7 protection standard, this earbud is designed for the added protection from exposure to both sweat and rain.
Mice aren't the most comfortable things to hold; you just get used to them. However, this one, in particular, is just like grasping on a little piece of heaven - the Logitech MX Master 2S. It's a mouse designed to be handled for an entire day without draining your arm's energy – even if you have huge hands.
The MX Master 2S is best for work. With its left to right scrolling, you can navigate wide spreadsheets and images with ease. Furthermore, you're less prone to pain or carpal tunnel syndrome from consistently using the mouse.
In a nutshell, if you want a mouse that'll help you become more productive in your work, you're going to need this mouse. Although it comes at a price, it's going to make things faster and better.
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If you clench your mouse too hard, your ring finger and pinky might hurt. For such issue, the Razer Naga Trinity is perfect. The design of the mouse extends to your pinky which provides a rest so it won’t be so awkward anymore!
Although the 19 programmable buttons on this mouse makes it suited for MMO games, with 5G optical sensor and 16,000 DPI, this mouse works well with precision aiming in FPS games. Gamers would love this mouse because it fits on their palm perfectly.
Made suitable for Xiaomi mobile devices, these sleek-looking Mi earphones feature a comfortable and slip-free collar design that sits nicely around your neck. It also boasts a hybrid dual-driver technology designed to produce a balanced audio clarity for both bass, mids and treble.
The Xiaomi Mi Bluetooth Neckband comes equipped with a built-in battery that can last up to 8 hours of uninterrupted playback. It also has a handy voice-assistant feature, which allows you to take calls and play your favourite music.
The Jabra Elite Sport Wireless Earbuds should be your go-to choice if you’re looking to motivate yourself with great-sounding beats to your workouts. It has 13.7 hours battery for music playback and an IP67 rating so it is protected against all the sweatiness that your physical activity may bring.
The Asus ROG Rapture GT-AX11000 is perhaps the first of its class to feature support for the new Wi-Fi 6 which has transfer speeds of up to 10 Gbps. If you have a huge home and constantly struggle to maintain a consistent connection, this router is your best solution as it can cover up to homes of 3,500-square-foot easily.
This laptop is light enough to carry every day and packs plenty of space for downloads, which is perfect for a casual or business use. Under its hood is 4GBs of RAM, HD IPS display, MediaTek MT8173C Processor and Chrome OS platform with virus protection included. It is also able to last over 10 hours on just a single charge!
If you want to start with something small, like a compact theatre system that individuals living alone can enjoy, the Bose SoundTouch 10. This speaker is best for small rooms or apartments as it doesn't consume a lot of space. It only weighs a kilogram and has an identical size of a small rice cooker.
The Bose SoundTouch 10 has decent bass and crisp high notes. And what makes it even better is that it's wireless, so you can connect it to your mobile device with ease. Of course, it has a standard AUX jack to connect your TV in case it doesn't support Bluetooth.
There is streaming integration capabilities as well, so you can enjoy Spotify and other music services. It's easy to use and is absolutely portable. Take note though that it doesn't have a built-in battery, so you have to plug it to use it.
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The Sonos One isn’t just a portable speaker that looks great for your desktop PC. It is also a smart speaker altogether, complete with a built-in Amazon Alexa that allows you to perform hands-free activities like playing music or setting up the alarm clock using voice control system.
Performance-wise, the Sonos One sports two Class-D digital amplifiers along with a tweeter and mid-woofer that helps to produce a deep bass response and crisp vocal clarity. You can also stream your music.
The Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM is small which makes it the perfect travel companion. However, don’t be fooled by its small size, it packs a punch in terms of audio quality. It delivers a staggering maximum sound level of 86 dBC – relatively loud for its small size.
That’s not all; it can pair up to 8 Bluetooth enabled source devices, ranging from tablets to smartphones. It can also connect to 2 devices at the same time. A proverbial cherry on top for this device would be that it is waterproof (singing along to your favourite tunes in the shower, anyone?)
If you're looking for stunning visuals, you're going to love the Panasonic TH-43FX600S. It's a 43-inch smart TV that's equipped with a Hexa Chroma Drive, which means it has a six-colour reproduction than the typical three-colour setups. The feature translates to more vivid and accurate images displayed on the screen.
In a nutshell, this TV has one of the best displays on the list. So it's the perfect complementary machine for HDR films that you want to watch. Although it has a thicker bezel than most modern smart TV and its stand isn't quite elegant, it does provide a magical visual experience.
The Dyson Cyclone V10 is known as not only the best cordless cleaner in the market, but it is also the best cleaner full stop.
It is powerful enough to suck up the smallest dust particle you can ever imagine, trapping 99.97% of particles as small as 0.3 microns to be precise. Additionally, it's fairly easy to use and operated quieter than your average vacuum cleaner!
The De'Longhi PrimaDonna Elite Experience is a mixer carafe and can take on cold or hot beverages.
Make iced lattes or espresso martinis anyway you want it as it has programmable pre-setting and profiles for a customised, personal flavour. Moreover, its display shows an easy maintenance guide to keep your machine in pristine condition for a long time.
No entertainment centre in your home is complete without a smartTV that brings flawless picture quality.
Although utilising an LED display, the Samsung RU7400 offers UHD crystal clear, lifelike colour and a variety of built-in entertainment apps via its Smart Hub. You now have all in one entertainment centre directly at your fingertips with just a tap away or with its Bixby control.
The JBL Cinema SB250 Soundbar is nothing short of excellent. It turns your flat sounds in the living room into a cinematic experience thanks to the included powerful subwoofer which can be calibrated to personalise your preferred bass level.
It works perfectly for average or small rooms and does not need a lot of space nor will it leave a mess thanks to the wireless or simple one-cable connectivity options.
This version of Nintendo Switch allows you to play your favourite Switch games for a more extended time from a standard 4.5 hours gaming session to a 9-hour one which is a huge jump. Compatible with all Nintendo Switch games, this kit comes with an IR motion camera, Joy-Con controllers, a Switch dock and HDMI cable for when you want to play your game on a TV instead.
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This console is perfect for those who are always on the go and wants to have a great battery life during gaming. Nintendo has revamped the original console into this version that's smaller in size and lighter in weight. Plus, the battery life has been improved from 4.5 hours till 9 hours which is a massive jump from the previous generation of Switch console.
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Sony’s PS4 Pro is truly one of the best gaming consoles to own. It doesn't only produce a smooth and stunning 4K HDR gameplay but also offers notable improvements when you play via PlayStation VR and solid Full HD 1080P as well as 60FPS for lag-free, immersive gaming experience.
Crisp colours, vivid HDR visuals, an all-new interface and Sony’s most ergonomic PlayStation controller yet, the PS4 is the world’s favourite gaming console, but better. It pretty much speaks for itself. With lots of great features to it, you’ll be in for the most immersive gaming experience possible to-date.
Bundled with FIFA 19 game, you'll also be getting an additional one year extended warranty and 3+1 PlayStation monthly subscription voucher card.
An utterly compelling book about growing up a world away from anything; Michelle Obama paints clear, present pictures of her life in this beautifully-written biography.
She describes life events as early as a young child and then as a young woman to finally being a mother, breadwinner and, ultimately as the First Lady of the United States of America. The biography also covers being married to one of the most inspirational men of colour yet to be seen on the world stage - Barrack Obama.
How To Stay Safe During Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales?
Regardless of whether it's a regular online sale or Black Friday sales, it attracts scammers as well as dishonest sellers. Hence, be very cautious of unsolicited emails, too-good-to-be-true deals or suspicious links to deals on any sites. No matter how legitimate they look, any sites that ask for your credit card or login details may be a scam.
How to get the best deals from Amazon on Black Friday 2019?
Know what you want and how much you’re expected to pay for it in order to get a good deal safely. Doing your research is also very important at sites like ProductNation. We don’t only have reviews, but also have the best deals and sales around especially on days like Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
Just remember not to rush into things immediately. Different sellers may offer different pricing during the sales period, and the right one may land you the best deal ever.
Disclaimer: The pricing shown is just a good indication of how much these products are worth. The prices could change based on the e-commerce promotions that are going on. If some of the products are not available, do email us at [email protected] Thank you!
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