Popular stores like Target, Kohl's, Best Buy and Macy's are opening at 5 p.m. Thanksgiving day and will remain open or re-open for Black Friday.
Consumers said they saw smart speakers as a chance to declutter, replacing traditional radios around the home, particularly in living rooms, kitchens and bedrooms, and instead choosing to listen to live web streams of radio broadcasts. That's $50 off the original price and the lowest price we've seen on this device.
Amazon's Seven Days of Black Friday specials are available with free shipping, and Prime members can also get exclusive access to selected deals by shopping through their Alexa digital assistant.
Black Friday falls on November 23 this year where prices on a score of products will be cut for the entirety of the day.
"We know many of our customers are starting to think about Christmas presents, parties and decorations at this time of year and we're excited to offer great deals when shoppers need them most" said Doug Gurr, Country Manager, Amazon.co.uk.