The Hottest Deals for Black Friday 2017

Thanksgiving is here! That means it’s time to enjoy dinner with family and friends before hitting the stores! Many of the major chains have Doorbuster Deals starting today/tonight so it’s time to get serious. Here are some of the very best deals for Black Friday 2017.


TVs are always one of the hottest items for Black Friday and this year is no exception. There are great deals on TVs of all sizes, smart or not, at several top retailers. These are the ones offering the best bang for your buck.

Sharp 50” LED 2160p Smart 4K Ultra HD Roku TV for $179.99 at Best Buy. This is probably the best deal of the year on a name-brand set since it’s discounted a whopping $320. Unfortunately, this deal is not available online so you should grab your pup tent and blankets to camp out in front of your local Best Buy tonight. Take a mug of eggnog to ward off the chill.

Roku 50” 4K TV for $179.99 at Best Buy. Here’s another super buy on a smart TV that the whole family will enjoy since Roku gives you access to thousands of channels, most of them free.

Toshiba 55” Class LED 2160p w/ Chromecast 4K Ultra HD TV for $279.99 at Best Buy. Another huge discount ($220) on a name-brand TV. Alas, this is another in-store only deal.

Haier 55” 4K Ultra HDTV for $299.99 with $90 Kohl’s Cash at Kohl’s. Not only is this big screen TV discounted $100, the addition of $90 in Kohl’s Cash brings the final price down to about $210. Sweet!

LG 49” 4K UHD HDR Smart LED TV for $399.99 with $120 Kohl’s Cash at Kohl’s. Another huge discount ($300) from Kohl’s plus the Kohl’s Cash adds up to a great deal on a quality name-brand TV.

Sharp 55” Class 4K Smart LED TV (LC-55P6000U) for $298 at Walmart. This is Walmart’s featured Black Friday deal for 2017 and while it’s not the lowest price for a TV this size, the brand and quality make this a super deal.


It’s not as easy to get a Black Friday deal as it used to be, when carriers were handing out free smartphones with a two-year contract. With phones from Apple and Samsung going for $800 and up, usually the best you can hope for is a gift card tossed in with your purchase. Here’s where you can find the best smartphone deals of Black Friday 2017.

The very best smartphone deal of Black Friday 2017 comes from Best Buy, since the chain dispenses with the gift card and just knocks $350 off the purchase of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8 Plus with qualified activation.

Get a $300 gift card with purchase of iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus at Walmart. This is the only Black Friday deal we’ve seen that includes the brand new iPhone X.

Get a $300 gift card with purchase of Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus or Galaxy Note 8 for AT&T and Verizon at Target.

Get a $250 gift card with purchase of iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus at Target.

Save up to $400 when you trade in your eligible smartphone on a Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy Note 8 at If you have a recent smartphone but are itching to upgrade, this is a good deal.

Verizon has cut the prices on all the Motorola Moto-mods, with an unlocked Motorola Moto Z2 Play or Moto Z 2016 now going for $399.99 each.

Moto G5 Plus 4GB/64GB for $299 at Best Buy.

Moto G5 4GB/32GB now $229.99 at NewEgg, a discount of $130.

Moto G Plus 4G LTE with Motorola $225 at Best Buy, a discount of $75.

LG Stylo 3 4G LTE with Boost Mobile, $100 at Best Buy, $100 off.

Sony XPERIA XZ Premium 4G LTE, $600 at Best Buy, a discount of $100

Samsung Galaxy J7 4G LTE with Verizon, $100 at Best Buy ($60 off)

iPhone SE $100 at Target, $60 off.

Samsung Galaxy J3 Luna Pro $40 at Target, $60 off

Gaming Deals

Microsoft Xbox One S 500GB Console for $189.99 with $45 Kohl’s Cash at Kohl’s. This is definitely the best Xbox One S deal of 2017 since your save a total of  $90 off the list price. Several retailers are offering this console for the same price with no incentive added so Kohl’s is the winner with runner-up status going to Target, which is offering the XBox One S 500BG Console for $189 with a $25 gift card.

Sony PlayStation 4 1TB Console for $199.99 with $60 Kohl’s Cash at Kohl’s. This chain is also the winner in the PS4 category, offering the 1TB console for the usual price but sweetening the deal with a $60 gift card for a total saving of $100.

PS4 Gran Turismo Sport Virtual Reality Bundle $299.99 at Walmart. That’s a $100 discount off this brand new bundle of camera and VR headset that is sure to be one of the best sellers of the 2017 holiday season.

Sony PS4 Slim for $200 at Amazon.

Nintendo 3DS $100 at GameStop.

Up to 50% off select video games at Microsoft Store.

Be on the lookout for more gaming deals from GameSpot and Amazon between now and Cyber Monday.


Headphones and earbuds make great gifts, especially at low Black Friday prices.

Beats urBeats Earbuds for $49.99 at Target. You can’t beat saving $50 on a pair of the most popular earbuds.

Bose SoundSport wired headphones for $99 at Best Buy. Good price on name brand headphones.

Bose QuietComfort 25 Noise Cancelling Headphones for $179 at the Dell Home Store.

Beats X wireless headphones are $100 at Amazon, a good price for these very popular headphones.

Beats Studio wireless headphones for $160 at Best Buy on Thursday only. That means if you want to grab these top of the line headphones, do it now!


Streaming devices, wireless speakers and connected home products are super hot this year and some of the most popular are on sale for Black Friday.

Amazon Echo Dot for $29.99 at Amazon, $20 off. This is Amazon’s lowest price of the year on this item so this is definitely a good deal.

Amazon All-New Echo for $79.99, $20 off at Amazon. Again, the best price of the year, maybe ever, on this item.

Google Home Mini with $25 Shopping Offer for $29 at Walmart. While just about every retailer is offering Google’s Home Mini for $29, Walmart is sweetening the deal by kicking in a $25 voucher toward a future order when you purchase it through Google Express. That would make your final price an amazing $4.

Google Home for $79 with $25 Shopping Offer at Walmart.  Save $50 when you buy this item through Google Express and get a $25 voucher good on a future order.

Amazon Echo Plus for $119.99 at Amazon. Save $30 on a new product that’s sure to be hot this year.

Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote for $24.99 at Amazon. This is the lowest price yet on this budget-priced streaming device.

Apple Watch Series 1 for $179 at Target. A good price for the first gen smartwatch from Apple.

Fitbit Charge 2 for $100 at Best Buy.

Roku Streaming Stick for $48 at Walmart. A decent price for one of most popular streaming devices.

Google Chromecast for $25 at Target. This is a super low price for the least expensive way to bring streaming to your non-smart TV.

LG 4K HD 3D Blu-Ray Player for $100 at Best Buy. The perfect way to watch movies on that super big screen TV you’re buying on Black Friday.

Ring Wireless Doorbell for $99 at Home Depot on Thursday only. A great deal on this security device that can help you ID those porch pirates before they steal your Black Friday orders.