It’s that time of year again. The Black Friday deals have been rolling out since the beginning of the month, but now the sales action is really picking up. As we’ve all heard, this year is not your typical shopping season as supply chain backups make product availability unpredictable.
We’re here to lend a hand, with our expert editors tracking sales for the best of the bunch and updating our lists with each new crop of worthwhile Black Friday bargains. Below is a curated list of the best deals in several major categories. And at the bottom of the page, we provide links to even more curated deals from teBlack Friday. Check back regularly for updates!
The best Black Friday tech deals
Here is a selection of offers that we like and that are already available.
Amazon Echo (4th generation)
Was: $ 99.99
Now: $ 59.99 ($ 40 off)
A cool new design is just one of the new features of the fourth-gen Echo. It also adds Dolby audio (including lossless support for Amazon Music), a built-in Zigbee smart hub, the ability to detect when people are in the room (to trigger Alexa routines), and support for Sidekick, the new low-power neighborhood of Amazon. network for smart devices. It’s no wonder this smart speaker is a favorite on our sister site TechHive.
See Amazon Echo (4th Gen) on Amazon
Google Nest Hub (2nd generation)
From: Best Buy
Was: $ 99.99
Now: $ 49.99 ($ 50 off)
The second-gen Nest Hub is a perfect bedside companion, now featuring a Soli chip similar to sleep-tracking radar, plus its nice 7-inch screen, slim design, solid audio quality, and intuitive touch interface. . It’s one of the best smart displays out there, and much more attractive at this average Black Friday price.
See Google Nest Hub (2nd Gen) at Best Buy
Was: $ 129.99
Now: $ 79.98 ($ 50.01 off)
If you’d rather spend no more than $ 100 on a soundbar, we’ve got a Black Friday deal for you. At its normal price, the all-in-one Roku Streambar is one of the best budget soundbars out there, with impressive 2.0-channel audio, AirPlay 2 support, and a built-in Roku streaming player with 4K HDR compatibility. However, at less than $ 80, the Streambar is an absolute bargain.
See Roku Streambar on Amazon
Samsung 11.1.4 channels HW-Q950A
Was: $ 1,799.99
Now: $ 1,299.00 ($ 500.99 off)
Samsung’s high-end soundbar is a blast, with a total of 22 drivers that bounce sound up and around your living room, making for a Dolby Atmos and DTS: X experience like no other. On top of that, it has built-in Alexa, AirPlay 2, and room correction technologies.
See the Samsung HW-Q950A at Walmart
Hisense 65-inch Class U8G Quantum Series 4K TV
Was: $ 1,299.99
Now: $ 998.08 ($ 301.91 off)
One of our favorite mid-range 4K TVs gets even better with this $ 300 discount. This 65-inch Hisense Class U8G 4K TV offers incredible brightness, excellent image processing and 4K up-conversion, full HDR support (including Dolby Vision, HLG and HDR10 + from Samsung), VRR and FreeSync support for gamers and IMAX Enhanced certification.
See the Hisense 65-inch Class U8G Quantum Series 4K TV on Amazon
50-inch Omni Series 4K TV Amazon Fire TV
Was: $ 509.99
Now: $ 359.99 ($ 150 off)
The Omni series is the cream of the crop for Amazon’s own brand Fire TVs. Equipped with far-field microphones for hands-free Alexa, you can issue voice controls to record video, adjust volume, and perform smart home tasks, or simply ask, “Alexa, what should I watch?” This HDR10-enabled Omni also features two-way video calling with Alexa Communications, and you’ll soon be able to make Zoom calls and stream media to your TV via AirPlay2.
See the Amazon Fire TV 50-inch Omni Series 4K TV
Neato Robotics D8
Was: $ 600
Now: $ 300 ($ 300 off)
Unlike round robotic vacuums, Neato’s D-shaped design helps you reach corners. The D8 uses LIDAR navigation technology to map the floor plan of your home for greater cleaning efficiency. It is equipped with a battery that can clean up to 750 square feet on a single charge, and automatically returns to its base to recharge.
See the Neato Robotics D8 on Amazon
Roborock S7 +
Was: $ 950
Now: $ 720 ($ 230 off with coupon)
If a robot can vacuum for you, why not have it clean the floors too? Robot mop / vacuum hybrids have come a long way, and the Roborock S7 + is one of the best. It’s a great vacuum with a self-emptying garbage can and uses sonic vibration technology to actively scrub your hard surface floors. Note: Make sure to click the coupon checkbox to get this offer.
See the Roborock S7 + on Amazon
Was: $ 130
Now: $ 98 ($ 32 off)
One of the best smart thermostats in the world has a bargain price for Black Friday. Check with your local utility to see if they offer a refund, you could end up spending even less!
View the Nest Thermostat on Amazon
Level Lock: Touch Edit
Was: $ 329
Now: $ 233 ($ 96 off)
One of the best smart interlocks is also one of the most discreet. Everything is hidden within the mechanism and the latch itself, which means there is no ginormous monstrosity on the inner side of the door. This is a fantastic deal.
See the level lock touch on Amazon
Samsung Chromebook Plus V2
Was: $ 499.99
Now: $ 272.37 ($ 227.62 off)
This 12.2-inch Chromebook is a bit heavy for its 3-pound size, but it also packs a lot of selling points, including a 12-megapixel rear camera (facing the world), a 1080p display, and folds back to create a tablet mode, which is great for Android games. And it includes a stylus! This is an all-time low price (discounted by an additional $ 5 starting Tuesday!). The support lasts until June 2024.
Buy the Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 on Amazon
17.3-inch Gigabyte Aero HDR
Was: $ 2,499
Now: $ 1,999 ($ 500 off)
If you’re looking for premium gaming power, the 17.3-inch Gigabyte Aero HDR is a great option. It features an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 graphics card, an Intel Core i7 processor, 16GB of memory, and 1TB of SSD storage.
See the 17.3-inch Gigabyte Aero HDR at Adorama
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 + Signature Type Cover + Surface Pen Bundle
Was: $ 1,179.97
Now: $ 849.99 ($ 329.98 off)
When Microsoft’s Surface Pro 7 debuted in February 2020, it absolutely dominated the laptop market. Sure, it has since been supplanted by the Surface Pro 8 (with Thunderbolt), but this SP7 configuration is still very good, especially at this very good price.
See the Surface Pro 7 bundle on Target.com
1TB Samsung T7 Portable SSD
Was: $ 170
Now: $ 110 ($ 60 off)
This is the lowest price so far for this portable USB 3.2 SSD. We liked this unit in previous incarnations, and this luxury variant goes further with a fingerprint reader.
See the 1TB Samsung T7 Portable SSD at Amazon
1TB SK Hynix Gold S31 SATA 2.5-inch Internal SSD
Was: $ 135
Now: $ 81 ($ 54 off)
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One of our favorite internal SSDs also has its lowest price for Black Friday, and not just at 1TB capacity. the 500GB model it is also at an all-time low. Seriously, the S31 is one of the fastest SSDs we’ve tested, and it’s very close to the performance of the best Samsung 870 Evo in its class.
See the SK Hynix Gold S31 on Amazon.
27-inch curved frameless Samsung CR50
Was: $ 249.99
Now: $ 169.99 ($ 80 off)
The Samsung CR50 27-inch monitor is a great way to get a curved monitor on a budget. It has a 60Hz refresh rate, Full HD resolution, and FreeSync. There is also an Eye Saver mode that reduces blue light.
See the 27-inch curved frameless Samsung CR50 monitor at Amazon
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Ian is an Israel-based freelance writer who has never encountered a technology topic that he doesn’t like. He mainly covers Windows, PC and gaming hardware, video and music streaming services, social media, and browsers. When you’re not covering the news, you’re working on practical tips for PC users or adjusting your eGPU settings.