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Best Black Friday deals guide 2013

Get your fill of turkey and gravy in early – Black Friday sales are coming sooner than ever this year so you better be prepared. With major retailers like Walmart and Amazon rolling out deals up to a week in advance, you’ll wanna have a look at our top picks for the best tech deals this season. From what we’ve seen so far, it’s naturally a good time to score savings on television, monitors, smartphones, and video games. We’ve arranged the best Black Friday deals by retailers because we know you’d rather just pick one line and get all your deals in one place, but if you have an army of shoppers to send across the mall, have at it.

Best Black Friday Deals by store:

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Best Buy (Doors open at 12 a.m.)

samsung galaxy s4 google

Editor’s Pick: Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE for FREE with 2-year service agreement

  • 55-inch LG 1080p 120hz LED TV: $500
  • Apple iPad 2 16GB Wi-Fi tablet: $300
  • 65-inch Samsung 1080p 120Hz LED TV: $1000
  • 7-inch Amazon Kindle Fire HD 16GB: $100
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0-inch 8GB Tablet: $150
  • Sony BDPS3100 WiFi-enabled Blu-Ray player: $55

Walmart (Doors open at 8 p.m. Thursday)

iPad mini

Editor’s Pick: 16GB Apple iPad Mini + $100 gift card: $300

  • LG Blu-ray player: $40
  • Beats by Dre Solo headphones: $115
  • 60-inch Vizio LED smart TV: $688
  • LeapFrog LeapPad2 Explorer Kids educational tablet: $60

Note: Walmart will honor its price match guarantee on Black Friday depending on product availability so make sure to bring paper ads if you want to score extra savings in one location.

Target (Doors open at 8 p.m. Thursday)

Nook HD

Editor’s Pick: 8GB 7-inch Nook HD tablet: $79 

  • Nintendo 3DS XL game system: $150
  • Fitbit Flex w/ $20 dollar gift card: $100
  • 16GB iPod Touch (5th generation) + $50 gift card: $230

Office Depot (Doors open at 7 a.m.)

D-Link AC1000 dual band gigabit router

Editor’s Pick: D-Link AC1000 dual-band gigabit router: $45

  • Canon Powershot ELPH 115 IS digital camera: $100
  • Roku 2 streaming media player: $60
  • Beats Studio headphones: $175

Sears (Doors open at 8 p.m. Thursday)

Keurig single serving brewer

Editor’s Pick: Keurig single-serving brewer + $30 dollar Sears reward card: $150

  • Dewalt 18V cordless drill/driver: $90

  • Sharp Aquos 60-inch 1080p 120Hz LED smart TV: $1000

Staples (Doors open at 5 a.m.)

Nexus 7

Editor’s Pick: Google Nexus 7 tablet: $100

  • 32GB SanDisk flash drives: $13

  • Amazon Kindle Fire Tablet: $80
  • Netgear R6200 AC1600 gigabit router: $90

Radioshack (Doors open at 6 a.m.)

Beats pill

Editor’s Pick: Beats by Dre Pill speaker: $150

  • Philips Blu-ray disc player: $50

  • Sol Republic Tracks on-ear headphones: $80



*Most online retailers haven’t started rolling out their Black Friday deals just yet, but we’re continuously updating this page as soon as new deals are posted. 


Samsung Galaxy Tab 3

Editor’s Pick: 16gb samsung galaxy tab 3 – $300

  • Intel Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core Desktop Processor – $200
  • ASUS Zenbook Prime UX32VD-DS72 – $950
  • PNY 32GB USB 2.0 flash drive – $13


Dell XPS 8700 Desktop front angle

Editor’s Pick: Dell XPS 8700 desktop computer – $686

  • 55-inch LG 1080p smart LED TV + $200 dell gift card – $850
  • Jabra Solemate Mini bluetooth speaker – $80 
  • Inspiron 15 laptop computer – $490


BioShock Infinite falling

Editor’s Pick: BioShock Infinite: $20

  • Borderlands 2: $30
  • Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag: $40
  • Nintendo Wii gaming console: $50




Editor’s Pick: Dishonored PC download- $7.50

  • Metro: Last Light PC download – $24
  • Remember Me PC download – $25
  • The Bureau: XCOM Declassified – $20


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amazon.com Black Friday

In an effort to keep ahead of the pack, Amazon is rolling out its Black Friday deals a week early this year. Look for discounts on practically everything starting Friday, November 22. Here’s a few of the best ones we’ve spotted thus far: