The best console deals of Amazon Prime Day 2018 ranked from best to worst

Nintendo Switch, PS4 Pro, Xbox One S, and PS VR see prices slashed but which is the best deal?

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Amazon Prime Day has seen some absolute excellent deals drop in almost every tech category you can imagine, however, some of the absolute best have come in terms of video game console discounts. From Nintendo Switch, to Xbox One, Xbox One S, through PS4 and PS4 Pro, and on to Sony's Virtual Reality add-on PlayStation VR, we've seen gaming hardware going dirt cheap and also bundled with some top tier games and accessories, too.

And, as we want gaming enthusiasts to access the tech they love for the best possible prices, we've rounded up the very best Amazon Prime Day console deals right here all in one place.

Yes, there are more console deals out there, but we feel these are the most attractive, value-for-money gaming discounts up for grabs. We've even listed the before Prime Day discount prices for each deal, too, so you can clearly see how much money you save on each.

Best Amazon Prime Day gaming console deals

1. Xbox One S 1TB, Vertical Stand, Extra Wireless controller, Minecraft, Forza Horizon 3, Sea of Thieves | £199.99 (was £389.99)

Now this is an absolutely stonking deal! For just £199.99 you can land this super sweet Xbox One S 1TB console bundle, which includes the system itself as well as a vertical console stand, extra wireless controller, and a copy of Minecraft, Sea of Thieves and Forza Horizon 3. That's three quality games on top of a excellent HDR-capable games machine equipped with a 4K Blu-ray drive, as well as a brace of handy accessories for £190 less than pre-Prime Day.
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2. Xbox One X, Assassin's Creed Origins, Sea of Thieves, State of Decay 2, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds | £429 with deal code PLAY20 (was £529)

Ok, this looks like the big one for Xbox One X. That's because this huge bundle deal just got a big fat £100 knocked off its price for Prime Day 2018. As such, instead of paying £529 for an Xbox One X as well as copies of Assassin's Creed Origins, Sea of Thieves, State of Decay 2, and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, you pay just £429 instead. To put that in context, the console on its own is currently retailing for £449.99 over at GAME. To land the deal at this price point simply apply the deal code PLAY20 at checkout. Go! Go! Go!View Deal

3. Nintendo Switch Neon with Crash Bandicoot N-Sane Trilogy | £247.20 (was £309)

Well, this one isn't actually on Amazon – go figure. Enter the code PLAY20 over on AO.com's eBay store right now and you can score the Nintendo Switch Neon console along with top platformer Crash Bandicoot N-Sane Trilogy for just £247.20! That's a 20% reduction in price from its pre-Prime Day price of £309. Naturally, bundles at this price will be limited, so we advise you to act fast if you want to pick one up.
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4. Sony PlayStation 4 Pro (PS4) 1TB console | £299.99 (was £349.99)

If you've been waiting for a price drop on Sony's flagship 4K console, the PlayStation 4 Pro, then this sweet Amazon Prime Day deal is definitely worth your time. That's because the console has just had a very welcome £50 knocked off its price, making it available for an attractive £299.99. And, that's the 1TB version of the console as well, so you are getting a 4K system with plenty of storage space for all those AAA games you'll be playing on it. Kratos would approve!
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5. Sony PlayStation VR Starter Pack + Move Controllers Twin Pack (PS VR) | £229.99 (was 314.97)

This top Amazon Prime Day deal sees the PlayStation VR Starter Pack bundled in with a Move Controllers Twin Pack for only £229.99. That's a saving of £84.98 over its pre-Prime Day price of £314.97, which translates as a big fat -27% cost saving. Providing you everything you need to enjoy PS VR, this bundle deal is well worth a look if you are currently trying to get into virtual reality gaming.
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6. Sony PlayStation 4 Slim with Call of Duty: WWII | £239.20 (was £299)

Enter the code PLAY20 over on AO.com's eBay store right now and you can pick up a PlayStation 4 Slim console (500GB) along with top World War II shooter Call of Duty: WWII for a discount-tastic £239.20. That's a saving of £59.80.View Deal

7. Nintendo 3DS XL SNES Edition | £208.98

Not strictly a Prime Day deal but a low price and, for once, in stock, the super desirable Nintendo 3DS XL SNES Edition is currently available for Prime Day 2018. Despite the Nintendo Switch hogging the limelight as of late, the Big N's previous handheld remains a stunning console with a superb library of games.View Deal

8. 15 months of PlayStation Plus | £34.99 (was £69.98)

Any Prime members out there gaming on one of Sony's PlayStation 4 consoles should definitely take a look at this deal on PlayStation Plus membership, which sees 15 months going for just £34.99. Pre-Prime Day this membership subscription cost £69.98, so you're looking at a 50% saving by pulling the trigger. Plus members get a raft of benefits, from free games each month to exclusive discounts and new game prices.View Deal

9. Xbox One X | £429

Microsoft's powerhouse 4K console finally sees some money chipped off that launch price of £449.99, dropping £20.99 down to £429. While Sony's PS4 Pro flagship is cheaper right now, in terms of power and performance, the Xbox One X takes the winners medal, capable of displaying games in native 4K and also play 4K Ultra HD movies, too.View Deal

10. Oculus Rift and Touch Controllers Bundle | £349 (was £399)

This Oculus Rift gaming bundle not only is currently £50 cheaper than pre-Prime Day, but also includes the games Robo Recall, Lucky's Tale, Quill, Medium, Dead and Buried, and Toybox. Providing you have the gaming PC to power it, the Oculus Rift delivers an excellent, immersive VR experience, so this 13 per cent discount is really most welcome.View Deal

11. PS4 500GB | £219 (was £243.99) | Save 10%

Rock it a little more old school with the original PS4, before it turned Pro. Amazon is doing a 'deal' on this today so plenty of you must still feel the 4K future powers of the updated version of PS4 are surplus to requirements. People with only HD TVs for instance. View Deal

If nothing in that list tickles your fancy, then be sure to check out our dedicated, console-specific deals guides as well, which we've been updating with all the greatest Xbox, PlayStation, Switch and VR deals.

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