Amazon vs. Walmart Comparison Tables

The first table compares the prices of 16 identical products at Amazon and Walmart. Other holiday gift items weren't available in the exact same form at both retailers, so the second table compares the cheapest similar product from each superstore.

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SHOPPING CART ITEMWALMART PRICEAMAZON PRICEPRICE DIFFERENCE

% PRICE DIFFERENCE

WINNER

WALMART BRANDAMAZON BRANDWALMART PRODUCT DETAILSAMAZON PRODUCT DETAILS

Television

$498.00

$497.99

$0.01

0.002%

Walmart

LG

LG

42" LCD HDTV

42" LCD HDTV

Xbox 360

$199.00

$199.00

$0.00

0.00%

None

Xbox 360

Xbox 360

4GB memory, Kinect-ready

4GB memory, Kinect-ready

Gaming Equipment

$149.00

$148.81

$0.19

0.13%

Amazon

Xbox Kinect Sensor

Xbox Kinect Sensor

With Kinect Adventures

With Kinect Adventures

Gears of War 3

$59.96

$56.99

$2.97

5.08%

Amazon

Microsoft Game Studios

Microsoft Game Studios

360

360

Madden NFL 12

$39.96

$39.95

$0.01

0.03%

Amazon

Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts

360, PS3, Wii, PSP (cheapest for PSP)

360, PS3, Wii, PSP (cheapest for PSP)

Kindle

$114.00

$99.00

$15.00

14.08%

Amazon

Kindle

Kindle

Keyboard with ads, Wi-Fi

Keyboard with ads, Wi-Fi

The Fighter DVD

$13.00

$11.99

$1.01

8.08%

Amazon

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire DVD

$15.00

$7.49

$7.51

66.79%

Amazon

Bestselling Hardcover

$15.24

$10.48

$4.76

37.01%

Amazon

The Hunger Games

The Hunger Games

Bestselling Paperback

$10.97

$10.85

$0.12

1.10%

Amazon

The Girl Who Played With Fire

The Girl Who Played With Fire

LeapPad Explorer

$69.97

$59.00

$10.97

17.01%

Amazon

LeapFrog

LeapFrog

Leapster

Leapster

Nerf Vortex Vigilon

$15.88

$15.88

$0.00

0.00%

None

Hasbro

Hasbro

Sesame Street Let's Rock! Elmo

$58.88

$58.88

$0.00

0.00%

None

Hasbro

Hasbro

Batteries

$9.97

$13.70

$3.73

31.52%

Walmart

Duracell AA

Duracell AA

16 batteries

2 packs of 8

Cookbook

$14.35

$11.64

$2.71

20.85%

Amazon

Taste of Home

Taste of Home

Busy Family Favorites (30 Minute Recipes) paperback

Busy Family Favorites (30 Minute Recipes) paperback

Electric Razor

$69.97

$63.99

$5.98

8.93%

Amazon

Philips Norelco

Philips Norelco

Washable, with a cord, cap, and brush

Washable, with a cord, cap, and brush

Total

$1,353.15$1,305.64

$47.51

3.5%

Amazon


SHOPPING CART ITEMWALMART PRICEAMAZON PRICEPRICE DIFFERENCE

% PRICE DIFFERENCE

WINNER

WALMART BRANDAMAZON BRANDWALMART PRODUCT DETAILSAMAZON PRODUCT DETAILSAMAZON MARKETPLACE ITEM

Nintendo Wii (Black)

$134.96

$219.99

$85.03

47.91%

Walmart

Comes with Mario Kart

Comes with Mario Kart

Yes

Laptop

$398.00

$349.99

$48.01

12.84%

Amazon

Acer

Acer

15.6", 4GB memory, 500GB hard drive, 2.0GHz Intel Premiun Dual Core Processor, Windows 7

15.6", 256MB RAM, 250GB hard drive, AMD Dual Core Processor C-50, Windows 7

Desktop

$358.00

$351.99

$6.01

1.69%

Amazon

HP

HP

4GB memory, 750GB hard drive, 2.8GHz Athlon II 220 Dual Core Processor

2GB memory, 250GB hard drive, 2.8GHz AMD Athlon II 220 Processor

Digital Photo Frame

$69.00

$69.95

$0.95

1.37%

Walmart

Philips

Philips

8", 128MB memory, remote

8", 128MB memory

iPad Wi-Fi

$499.00

$499.99

$0.99

0.20%

Walmart

Apple

Apple

16GB

16GB

Yes (Apple Store)

Women's Fashion Tops

$9.00

$12.41

$3.41

31.85%

Walmart

Faded Glory

Sag Habor

Women's Jeans

$13.88

$9.94

$3.94

33.08%

Amazon

Faded Glory

South Pole

Purses

$10.00

$16.30

$6.30

47.91%

Walmart

Faded Glory

Danica (clutch)

Men's Tops

$9.00

$7.55

$1.45

17.52%

Amazon

Faded Glory

Van Heusen

Men's Jeans

$17.00

$19.16

$2.16

11.95%

Walmart

Faded Glory

Dickies

Men's Belts

$12.00

$11.66

$0.34

2.87%

Amazon

George, Faded Glory

Levi's

Baby Clothes

$7.00

$6.50

$0.50

7.41%

Amazon

Child of Mine (tops and onesies)

Vitamins

Slippers

$9.00

$10.75

$1.75

17.72%

Walmart

NA (adults and kids)

Daniel Green

Women's Sneakers

$12.87

$23.98

$11.11

60.30%

Walmart

Danskin Now

Reebok

Mostly all white, very limited selection

Decent selection

Men's Sneakers

$15.00

$21.98

$6.98

37.75%

Walmart

Starter

DC

Very limited selection

Perfume

$24.00

$28.75

$4.75

18.01%

Walmart

Calvin Klein Eternity

Calvin Klein Eternity

1 oz

1.7 oz

Yes

Cologne

$28.00

$25.99

$2.01

7.45%

Amazon

Usher He

Usher He

1 oz

1 oz

Yes

Watches

$28.92

$22.50

$6.42

24.97%

Amazon

Timex men's and women's styles

Timex (not sport)

Yes

Necklaces

$38.00

$49.00

$11.00

25.29%

Walmart

10k-14k gold and white gold 18"-20" chains

10k gold and white gold 18" chains

Earrings

$34.00

$44.00

$10.00

25.64%

Walmart

10k cubic zirconia studs

10k cubic zirconia

Yes

Lalaloopsy Silly Hair Dolls

$23.47

$39.00

$15.53

49.72%

Amazon

MGA Entertainment

MGA Entertainment

Yes

Kids Bike

$39.97

$51.73

$11.76

25.65%

Walmart

Huffy

Huffy Pro Thunder

12", training wheels, free assembly

12", training wheels, assembly required

Keurig

$119.00

$118.34

$0.66

0.56%

Amazon

Keurig

Keurig

2-cup size

2-cup size

Yes

Mixer

$54.88

$69.99

$15.11

24.20%

Walmart

Rival

Sunbeam

12-speed stand mixer

12-speed stand mixer

Knife Block

$29.84

$41.99

$12.15

33.83%

Walmart

Mainstays

Farberware

21 pieces, stainless steel

20 pieces, stainless steel

Toaster

$19.47

$24.69

$5.22

23.64%

Walmart

Rival

Black & Decker

4-slice toaster oven

4-slice toaster oven

Pots and Pans Set

$49.00

$65.36

$16.36

28.61%

Walmart

Farberware

Farberware

12-piece, nonstick inside and outside

12-piece, nonstick, silver

Comforter

$24.47

$49.48

$25.01

67.64%

Walmart

Mainstays

Villa

Queen, reversible

Queen, reversible

Bedding Set

$29.96

$48.01

$18.05

46.30%

Walmart

Mainstays

Saunders Home

Queen, 8-piece bed set with comforter

Queen, 8-piece bed set with comforter

Towels

$3.97

$11.99

$8.02

100.50%

Walmart

Mainstays

Revere Mills Waverly

30x54 inches

30x52 inches

Sewing Machine

$79.97

$84.54

$4.57

5.56%

Walmart

Brother

Brother

Table top, 17 stitches (LX2500)

Table top, 25 stitches (XL2600I)

Throw

$5.88

$12.61

$6.73

72.80%

Walmart

Mainstays

Divatex

50x60-inch plush throw

50x60-inch plush throw

Candles

$2.88

$1.99

$0.89

36.55%

Amazon

Mainstays

NA

3"-6" scented pillar candles

Unscented

Yes

Candle Holders

$15.00

$25.00

$10.00

50.00%

Walmart

Better Homes and Gardens

Elements

3-pillar candle holder set (dark wood), limited selection

3-pillar candle holder set, resin scroll design

Artwork

$9.88

$14.99

$5.11

41.09%

Walmart

NA

Graham and Brown

8x8 pieces, only two choices

12x12 inches, lots of choices at different price points

Wall Clock

$5.88

$5.07

$0.81

14.79%

Amazon

Better Homes and Gardens

NCAA

Decorative, many choices

Decorative, many choices

Yoga Mat

$17.00

$11.83

$5.17

35.87%

Amazon

Danskin Now

JFIT

Yoga Fitness kit with 8 pieces (only option in yoga mats)

Many choices at different price points

Treadmill

$587.00

$349.99

$237.01

50.59%

Amazon

Gold's Gym Cross Walk 570

Merit Fitness 715T Plus

300 lb. capacity, 20x55-inch workout area, electronic incline adjustment to 10%, fan, MP3 port

250 lb. capacity, 18x46-inch workout area, manual incline adjustment to 5%

Golf Bag

$69.86

$61.17

$8.69

13.26%

Walmart

NA

Confidence Gold

Golf Balls

$12.86

$9.86

$3.00

26.41%

Amazon

Wilson

Wilson

Conventional golf balls

Eco core golf balls

Luggage

$84.00

$119.99

$35.99

35.29%

Walmart

Jeep

Jeep

5-piece set: 28" upright, 21" carry-on, 25" duffel, 15" boarding kit, toiletry kit

5-piece set: 28" upright, 21" carry-on, 25" duffel, 15" boarding kit, toiletry kit

Yes

Total

$3,010.87

$3,020.00

$9.13

0.3%

Walmart

10 items sold in the Amazon Marketplace, as opposed to Amazon.com