Black Friday sales are already underway and loads of gadgets are seeing early discounts. If you’ve been on the lookout for smart devices — robot vacuums, smart speakers, video doorbells, and more — Black Friday season is the best time to get shopping. With so many deals popping up on every big tech retail site, we’ve made your job easier curating the best Black Friday smart home deals available right here. All you need to do is start shopping!
Keep checking this page regularly as we’ll be adding more deals the closer we get to the main event.
What Black Friday smart home deals to expect
During Black Friday 2020, expect to find tons of robot vacuum deals, home security deals, Amazon Echo deals, Google Home deals, and more. Find robot vacuums as cheap as $100 and get high-end variants from Samsung and iRobot for as much as $500 off. Even Amazon’s own Echo devices will see big sales. During Prime Day 2020 you could get the Echo Dot for as cheap as $19. Other Echo devices including the Echo Show 5, Echo Studio, and Echo Flex received discounts ranging from $15-$50. Amazon compatible devices like the Ring Video Doorbell and Arlo Pro 3 security camera saw around $100 off. All these products will receive similar discounts during Black Friday. If you’re not a fan of Alexa, Google smart home products will also get significant price cuts. The Nest thermostat, Home Mini, and Nest Hub will have their prices slashed by $10-$50, depending on their price. Smart lights, smart locks, and other voice assistant compatible devices will see anywhere between $1o-$50 off. If you’re looking for smart home kitchen appliances like Instant Pots or coffee makers get ready for big discounts. Instant Pots will be available for as low as $50 and Keurig coffee makes will be on sale starting at $70. There are going to be a lot of Black Friday smart home deals available and we’ll be weeding out the best sales from the batch. Keep updated with us right here.
What Black Friday smart home deals we saw last year
Last year there were tons of deals on Amazon devices, Google devices, robot vacuums, home security gadgets, and more. The Google Home Mini was just $19 and the Echo Dot could be purchased for as low as $22. The Echo Show 5 was also only $50. A ton of security gadgets including the Google Nest Cam, Canary Flex camera, and Ring Video Doorbell all saw sales up to $120 off. Robot vacuums like the Roomba i7+ received as much as $300 off. Other tech bargains included up to $100 off on air fryers and Instant Pots and up to $50 off on Keurig coffee makers. Even smart home compatible devices like Philips Hue lighting products had their prices marked down by 20%. Other smart devices like the Google Smart TV kit also saw huge price drops and you could purchase one for just $35. You could also buy the Apple HomePod for $100 less.
Should you buy smart home equipment on Black Friday or Cyber Monday?
Most online sales on smart home equipment will be going live by Black Friday itself. This means if any smart home gadget runs out of stock during Black Friday, there won’t be an additional restock for Cyber Monday. With all the pent up demand due to the pandemic, your best bet is to start shopping early. Jump on any Black Friday smart home deals that appeal to you or run the risk of having limited sales available during Cyber Monday. If you do find a better deal during Cyber Monday, you can always return the gadgets you don’t want. Large retailers like Best Buy and Amazon have extended holiday return policies in place this year so you can ship back your unwanted goods till the end of January.
The best smart home deals happening now
We”re still a good month away from Black Friday 2020 but that doesn’t mean that there aren’t already some early sales being rolled out. Here are the best early Black Friday smart home deals live right now.
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