Amazon launches its official Black Friday sale on 16 November, but deals have already started to drop in anticipation of the event. The company is kicking off early deals from today, 12 November, on items like smartphones, coffee machines, audio, health and home products. 

The best deal out of lot is  the £180 discount on a SIM-free Sony Xperia XZ2 (single SIM), which is now £449. Also on offer is the XZ2 Compact, with £130 off the dual-SIM version that's exclusive to Amazon. See our review of the XZ2 and of the XZ2 Compact.

The Oral-B Smart 4 4000N CrossAction electric toothbrush has £80 off, bringing the price down to £49.99 from £129.99. Head over to Amazon now to get this deal.

Coffee lovers can also rejoice with £200 off the De'Longhi Magnifica Bean to Cup espresso and cappuccino machine and £149.99 off the Nespresso Lattissima Automatic Coffee Machine.

We will be rounding up all the best Amazon Black Friday deals right here, and for all round bets Black Friday deals from every retailer, see our dedicated Black Friday deals article.

Go to Amazon's Countdown to Black Friday Sale page to see all the early offers on now, like £91 off Beats Solo3 headphones£53 discounts on Echo Dot (3rd gen) and smart lighting bundles, and £30 off a certified refurbished Kindle Oasis.