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2021 150 Best Black Friday Deals: Amazon, Target, Best Buy and more

expansion / / A sample of the best Black Friday deals we have found.

The turkey has been consumed and the football game is over. This means that the Black Friday trading avalanche has begun. To sort out the breathtaking retailer promotion focus, we scrutinize all the so-called deals we can find, check the price history, and see if the product is worth the first purchase. Investigate and deliver this carefully selected summary of your time’s most valuable deals.

If you’re following Black Friday’s early sales over the past few weeks, many of the offers below may be familiar to you. Nevertheless, many of our favorite gadgets and gears are available at affordable prices. This list is continually updated, so bookmark this page in case you see discounts later.

The new Kindle Paperwhite (left) has a 6.8-inch screen, which is much larger than the old 6-inch display.
expansion / / The new Kindle Paperwhite (left) has a 6.8-inch screen, which is much larger than the old 6-inch display.

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Google Chromecast with Google TV for $ 40 ($ 50) At the target, Best buy

The latest Google Chromecast Our favorite streaming stick for less than $ 50.. The app loads fast, supports both Dolby Vision HDR and Dolby Atmos, and has a neatly organized interface with great features to provide suggestions that really help you see what’s new. This is the cheapest 4K streamer I’ve ever seen. (However, if you sign up for Sling TV, you can: Get your device for $ 5 less Through promotion there. )

If you’re used to using Roku or Amazon Streamers, keep in mind that many of these devices are also available for sale. NS New Fire TV Stick 4K Max teeth Up to $ 35, Recently released Roku Streaming Stick 4K teeth Available for $ 29..Both transactions match the lowest price tracked, but in the latter case Lose access Become an official YouTube app in the coming weeks.

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite for $ 105 ($ 140) On Amazon

I gave Amazon’s latest Kindle Paperwhite as a gift Acclaimed review last month. It updates our long-standing choice for the best ebook readers for most people, with a larger screen, USB-C port, better front light, and improvements in both battery life and performance. increase. This deal is the first big discount we’ve seen on this device. Also note that Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited eBook service is included for 4 months, but this subscription is set to auto-renewal by default.

Apple AirPods Pro is $ 170 ($ 205) On Amazon, Walmart

As mentioned in Summary of Black Friday’s Best Noise Canceling Headphones Deals, AirPods Pro is a quality choice for iPhone users looking for true wireless earphones to cancel noise. With a medium 5-hour battery life, the built-in microphone isn’t ideal for calls, but it has a balanced sound and a user experience convenience when using other Apple devices, blocking external noise. Suitable for. Earphones dropped to $ 159 at the beginning of the week (and may come back again), but the deal is $ 20-30 cheaper than the regular online price.

If you’re looking for a different set of Apple earphones, the second one 3rd generation AirPods Sold for $ 100 When $ 150, Each. The former is $ 10 off the highest price we tracked, while the latter is the new low.

Sony WH-1000XM4 is $ 248 ($)330) On Amazon, the goal, Best buy

For noise canceller over-ear pairs, Sony’s WH-1000XM4 is the best choice for most people, Great blend Comfort, powerful ANC, useful features, and customizable sound. This transaction has been valid for the past month and is consistent with the highest price tracked.

From left to right: Apple's AirPods (2nd generation), AirPods (3rd generation), and AirPods Pro.
expansion / / From left to right: Apple’s AirPods (2nd generation), AirPods (3rd generation), and AirPods Pro.

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$ 100 Apple Gift Card + $ 15 Store Gift Card for $ 100 ($ 115) At the target, Best buy

This is easy. If you plan to buy something new from Apple in the future, whether it’s a subscription or new hardware from the actual Apple store, an additional $ 15 from either Target or Best Buy at pick-up. You can get store credits. $ 100 Apple Gift Card. I’ve seen other retailers offer such deals in the past, but getting some bonus credits on the purchase you were trying to do doesn’t hurt anyway.

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate (3 months) $ 25 ($ 45) At the target, Amazon, GameStop

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate includes Xbox Live Gold, which allows you to play many Xbox games online, giving you access to an ever-growing library of truly valuable games. If you like jumping from game to game, it’s a good value at normal progress, but this deal matches the best price you’ve seen in a three-month membership for all users.If you’re playing strictly on your PC and want to try the Game Pass for the first time, for 3 months $ 1 for the PC version of the Game Pass..

Sony PlayStation Plus (12 months) $ 40 ($ 60) On Amazon, the goal, Best buy

Sony PlayStation Plus is required to play most PlayStation games online and provides subscribers with a few free PS4 and / or PS5 games each month. This isn’t the absolute lowest price I’ve seen for a year of service, but it’s still a good discount for anyone who needs to reopen their membership.

Catan $ 22 board game ($ 40) On Amazon, the goal

Catan Is a strategic board game where you can let up to 4 players collect and trade resources to create roads, settlements, cities and earn points along the way. It has long been a gateway game for anyone interested in participating in board games as a hobby, although it can cause combat with fellow players, especially if sheep are involved. This deal is $ 1 off the highest price we tracked.

2020 Apple MacBook Air.
expansion / / 2020 Apple MacBook Air.

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Amazon Fire HD 10 is $ 75 ($ 140) On Amazon, the goal, Best buy

As expected, Amazon Whole Fire tablet Black Friday lineup. The 8-inch Fire HD 8 is of great value in that regard, Current transaction price is $ 45, NS New Fire HD 10 The large display and slightly faster performance make it suitable for casual web browsing and video streaming. This transaction matches the lowest price we tracked.

Apple MacBook Air (2020) $ 850 ($ 925) On Amazon, Best buy

Improved model May arrive Next year, for those who need a laptop for today’s common use cases, 2020 MacBook Air remains It is speedy, long-lasting and well-built. This entry-level configuration comes with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of SSD, so it’s not for professionals, but it’s only been a couple of times below this price in the past.

Headphones and Audio Deals

See the complete list of noise canceling headphones deals recommended here..

Sony WH-1000XM4 noise canceling headphones.
expansion / / Sony WH-1000XM4 noise canceling headphones.

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Marshall Emberton Portable Bluetooth Speaker.
expansion / / Marshall Emberton Portable Bluetooth Speaker.

Geoff Dunn

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