The holiday season and sales events are fast approaching. Black Friday deals are already available at major retailers throughout the US. You can pick up excellent savings as soon as today, and ZDNET experts have scoured the market to find actual deals worth buying — so you can save valuable time and money. Here is everything you need to know about Black Friday, including where to find the best deals by retailer and category. We’ll continue to update our recommendations as new deals become available.
Black Friday is always the day after Thanksgiving. This year, it falls on Friday, Nov. 25. You can find excellent deals on top tech products during Black Friday sales. In recent years, Black Friday deals have started earlier and earlier — and right now, you can already start saving during early sales.
Cyber Monday is the Monday after Thanksgiving and Black Friday. This year, Cyber Monday falls on Nov. 28, 2022.
Top Black Friday deals by stores
We found great deals on tech at Amazon, Best Buy, Walmart, and elsewhere.
Best Amazon deals
Miss Prime Day? See the best early Black Friday deals on Amazon right now
Top Best Buy deals
Top early Black Friday deals at Best Buy
Best Costco deals
Black Friday Costco deals: Early-bird sales on TVs, laptops, and more
Best Newegg deals
Black Friday Newegg deals: Gaming monitors and PCs, earbuds, and more
Best Target deals
The best early Black Friday deals at Target
Best Walmart deals
The best early Black Friday deals at Walmart
Top Black Friday deals by brand
We scoured the market for discounts on Apple, Dell, HP, and Samsung tech, so you can save money and stay loyal to the brands you love.
Best Apple deals
Black Friday Apple deals: AirPods, Apple Watch, iPad, and more on sale now
Best Dell deals
Black Friday Dell deals: XPS, Inspiron, and Alienware laptops all on sale
Best HP deals
Black Friday HP deals: The best early deals on gaming PCs, laptops, and more
Best Samsung deals
Black Friday Samsung deals: Galaxy phones, TVs, and more on sale now
Top Black Friday deals by category
Check out the top deals we found on popular tech items, including laptops, tablets, smartwatches, and more.
Best AirPods deals
Black Friday AirPods deals: $50 off AirPods Pro, $100 off AirPods Max
Best gaming PC and console deals
Black Friday gaming deals: Laptops, consoles, and accessories on sale now
Best headphones and earbuds deals
Black Friday headphone deals: Top early sales on AirPods Pro, Bose, and more
Best iPad deals
Black Friday iPad deals: The iPad Pro and iPad Air are already on sale
Best laptop deals
Black Friday laptop deals: Dell is offering $700 off the stunning XPS 15
Best monitor deals
Black Friday monitor deals: Samsung’s 34-inch curved display is $375
Best robot vacuum deals
Black Friday robot vacuum deals: Score a Roomba for $240 — over 40% off
Best smartphone deals
Black Friday phone deals: The best early sales on iPhone and Android phones
Best smartwatch deals
Black Friday smartwatch deals: Get an Apple Watch for $179 right now
Best storage and SSD deals
Black Friday storage deals: Early sales on flash drives, SSDs, and more
Best tablet deals
Black Friday tablet deals: Microsoft’s Surface Pro 7 tablet is currently 44% off
Best TV deals
Black Friday TV deals: Save hundreds on Samsung, Sony, and LG TVs
Best VPN deals
These early Black Friday VPN deals are some of the lowest prices we’ve seen
Finally, if you’d like to see the newest Black Friday deals as they drop:
Live blog: The latest Black Friday 2022 deals you can shop now
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