5 secret Amazon departments to shop right now

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Items from 5 secret sites on Amazon (Photos: Amazon)
Deals on these topselling items and more are hidden in the five deal sections below! (Photos: Amazon) (Photos: Amazon)

You may fancy yourself to be quite the expert shopper when it comes to sites like Amazon. You know how to search for deals on items you most want and need. (Prime members are particularly savvy.) But things are constantly changing at Amazon and there are some secret deal sections even those with eagle eyes are likely to miss. Let us show you around the five secret departments on Amazon that are stocked with deals.

There's an outlet, a Prime-only discount hub, a device deals spot, a refurbished section and coupons galore — all ready to be plucked. You'll also find awesome giftables inside that would be just perfect for Mother's Day!

Let the secret tour begin. Be sure to bookmark the five hidden hubs as you go. We'll also share a few deal highlights for each secret section, nab 'em if you want 'em because they won't last long!

Just for Prime

Megawise (Photo: Amazon)
Prime members score the deepest discounts on home items, toys, electronics and more in this VIP section. (Photo: Amazon)

Prime members, did you know there is a sale page with exclusive sales for you? Just for Prime has serious markdowns on all your faves, sorted into categories Most Popular; Home & Kitchen; Electronics & Accessories and Toys, Kids & Babies.

Whether you're shopping for yourself or for Mom, you won't want to miss the 53 percent discount on this No. 1 bestselling cool mist humidifier and nearly 60 percent off this dreamy queen-size weighted blanket!

Non-members, don't worry. You can sign up for a free 30-day trial and try it out and enjoy these savings.

A few Just for Prime deal highlights:

Amazon Outlet

Find the fire pit to complete your patio and other wish-list items for less at Amazon Outlet. (Photo: Amazon)
Find the fire pit to complete your patio and other wish-list items for less at Amazon Outlet. (Photo: Amazon)

In a nutshell, Amazon Outlet is an online overstock shop with low-cost items galore, crossing every Amazon category. You might be surprised by what's listed in the “patio” section (64 percent off a highly rated fire pit) "kitchen" (an air fryer that's over half off) and in “electronics” (Apple AirPods for under $100!). It's pretty fun to just randomly scroll the main Amazon Outlet page and dig through thousands of overstock deals.

A few Amazon Outlet deal highlights:

Amazon Device Deals

Echo Show 8 (Photo: Amazon)
All the tech that brings us together and makes life easier — for less. (Photo: Amazon)

When you need a new device, this special Amazon Device Deals link is the place to go. While you could check out Amazon's main page for "Today's Deals" and select "Amazon Devices" for some sale items, it won't reveal all the deals. Amazon Device Deals has a stunning selection of markdowns on new and refurbished gadgets for your home. Don't tell Mom, but I'm gifting her with this Echo Show 8 (2nd Gen, 2021 release) for Mother's Day for $90 (was $130) to make video calls a breeze. There are deals on so many devices for your home (Blink security cam!), your person (Echo Frames) and even your car (Echo Auto is 60 percent off!).

A few Amazon Device Deal highlights:

Amazon Renewed

Bookmark this page: This refurbished Vitamix Explorian Blender is marked down right now! (Photo: Amazon)
Bookmark this page, after you nabbed this refurbished Vitamix Explorian Blender that's marked down right now! (Photo: Amazon)

We love that Amazon is reducing waste by fixing up returned goods and then offering them back to us at a discount via Amazon Renewed. It's a win-win for them, us and the environment. You can save beaucoup bucks on smartphones, smartwatches, small appliances and more shopping here! Check out a few sweet deals going now. I mean, how often are primo products from names like Vitamix, Emeril Lagasse and Apple marked down?

A few Amazon Renewed deal highlights:

Amazon Coupons

Dream Pairs Pump Sandals (Photo: Amazon)
These No. 1 bestselling pumps get even cheaper — just $26 — with the secret coupon. (Browse all 24 colors and patterns.) (Photo: Amazon)

On Amazon, you may luck out and spot a little coupon box just below the product's price that you can check for extra savings. It's easy to miss. Good news: You can find the best coupons all in one spot! The Amazon Coupons section offers savings across every category. The price of these already discounted No. 1 bestselling pumps, for example, drops an extra 20 percent with the coupon bringing the price down to $26 (was $51)

A few Amazon Coupon highlights:

Looking for more great Amazon deals? Check these out:

Home theater deals:

Headphone, earbud, smartwatch and tablet deals:

Tablet and tech deals:

Video game deals:

Smart-home deals:

Vacuum deals:

Fashion deals:

Kitchen deals:

Beauty deals:

Bedding deals:

Health and Wellness:

Lawn and Garden:

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