Speaking about the scam, Raj Samani, Chief Scientist and Fellow at McAfee said: "Amazon Prime Day is a minefield for shoppers and presents a huge opportunity for cybercriminals to take advantage of unaware Brits".
If you're undecided on the Echo Dot or want to learn more about the smart speaker, we've answered some common questions below to help make your buying decision.
However, Amazon offered the first Prime Day sale for its Indian customers in 2017, a year later than it launched the Prime subscription service in the country. You can also use the Assistant to search a product on Amazon using the in-app camera, similar to Google Lens.
The usual price for this special version of the Echo Dot is $69.99 but as an Amazon Prime Day deal it's just dropped to its lowest ever price of just $44.99, saving you a very nice $25.00. Prime users will get offers such as up to 5% unlimited reward points and no cost EMI. The membership is available at Rs 129 per month and Rs 999 per year. Amazon is offering Rs 750 instant cashback via Amazon Pay on the card to Prime members.
Those are our recommended deals on Amazon devices that are available right now, but there are more beyond that. You can snag Amazon's Echo Dot (3rd Gen) bundle with Amazon Smart Plug forjust $27 during Prime Day, which is $48 off its typical price of $74.98. Hindustan Times has affiliate partnership, so we may get a part of the revenue when you make a purchase.