Whether you're a mall lover who prefers to browse the racks in person, or an online shopper who's more comfy on your couch with some leftover pumpkin pie by your side, you're bound to find some helpful information here. If you want to stay in the know about the best, biggest, and most exciting deals out there, we suggest you bookmark this page and check back often.
This year, Black Friday is set to take place on November 29, , which is—you guessed it!
The event always occurs on the Friday after the annual Thanksgiving feast. Meanwhile, shoppers interested in scoring digital deals via Cyber Monday can mark their calendars for the Monday after Thanksgiving. This year, it's December 2, You can expect nearly all of your favorite stores to broadcast major discounts on December 2: In past years , Amazon , Walmart , Target , Macy's , and Best Buy were just a few of the retailers offering significant cost-savings.
In the last few years, we've witnessed a few excellent discounts from Apple on Black Friday. Here are a few of the items on which we're already seeing steep discounts:. Walmart did not disappoint on Black Friday last year. Toys, books, televisions, and more were offered at slashed prices both in-store and online.
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We'll be updating this article with new information as soon as we have it, including any early Apple Black Friday deals as soon as they land. Now discontinued from Apple's official line-up, now is the time to pick up Apple's once lightest laptop in its compact inch design, offering great portability. Be first in line Join our email list and be first to hear about all our plans for Black Friday Today's Top Stories. Take a look at the best prices right now in the widget below. We will scour all John Lewis' Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on your behalf, with the aid of serious amounts of caffeine, and we'll tell you whether the deals are worth getting excited about and which you can ignore. Janet Street-Porter.
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But what technology should you be looking out for?
It was so good that our US Phones Editor instantly bought two for his parents. It was a deal matched on Amazon Prime Day this year - meaning we could see even lower prices on Black Friday as the tablet hasn't been upgraded in Apple has shown us the new iPad for , which is actually great news if you want a new tablet - retailers are running through the stock of the iPad , and already we're seeing discounts for the tablet, making it ripe for a big impression on Black Friday this year.
Also, the new iPad MIni and iPad Air which did launch will get nifty drops too from various retailers, we believe. The iPhone XR was one of the biggest sellers in as well, with discounts appearing instantly on contract even though it was a newer phone, and with the iPhone 11 replacing it this year, the chances are we'll see wicked discounts for both these phones for Black Friday That said, this year's AirPods will still likely get a discount as there's not a huge amount new inside and we're expecting to see a lot more of a reduction for these much-wanted products in As with iPhones, so with Galaxies: not just the S10 but the new Note too.
Prime Day showed us that Samsung is willing to drop the price of both the S9 and S10 - and even the Note 9 - as the brand prepared to refresh its entire range in the next months.
What did we see on Prime Day this year? There were huge improvements in the amount of Ring and Blink devices sold, as well as Eero mesh routers - it shows that as the influence of Amazon's own devices grows, the same discounts get applied to Amazon's sales period which includes Black Friday. Amazon has launched a raft of new devices this year as well, refreshing nearly every element of its Echo range and adding in some new conceptual ideas too. Black Friday could see more of a buying push in the UK though, as it falls later in the year - this means more people will have been paid when the buying weekend rolls around and could be willing to spend a little more on gifts.
The key question, as posed above, is about how Brexit might alter things in the UK - will retailers be forced to lower sales or reduce staff in a bid to counter the cost of a no-deal exit from the EU? Black Friday has fallen into a rhythm, so some predictions are safe bets:. Black Friday is one of the most important times of the year for TechRadar - we spend weeks ahead of the big day or weekend making sure the whole site is ready for people looking for the information they need to help them make the right buying choice.
Whether that's knowing which is the best laptop, TV or iPad, or just seeing great deals for them through our Hawk price comparison widget, we've got everything you need to know.
In addition to its usual discounting, Amazon will always lop a sizable amount off its own products on Black Friday: it offered impressive discounts on Fire tablets, Kindle e-readers and its Echo devices last year, as we well the Ring series of tech from the brand it now owns.