Whether you’re already in line (and some people are) or just starting to plan your Black Friday shopping strategy, AppAdvice is here to help you find incredible tech deals on the biggest shopping day of the year for your iDevice. Here are some of the best we have found, and we’ll keep updating this post as we find out more! If you know of any good ones, let us know in the comments and we’ll add them.
Note: These are Black Friday offers. In other words, these sales start as early as midnight on November 25th and not before, so be ready!
Regular prices are noted in parenthesis.
According to an early leak from 9to5mac, Apple will be offering some great deals on iDevices and accessories this year, especially for higher capacity models:
- iPad 2 16GB – $458 (down from $499)
- iPod Touch 8GB $179 (down from $199)
- iPad 2 Smart Cover $28 for the polyurethane and $58 for leather (down from $39 and $69)
- Apple Bluetooth Keyboard $58 (down from $69)
- $50 iTunes Gift Card For $45 (Down from $50)
- Jawbone Up Bracelet $78 (down from $99)
- & Many more!
As a general rule of thumb, you can expect education pricing for most items on Friday, that is 12% to 20% off.
- 13.3-in. MacBook Air (1.7GHz/4GB RAM/128 SSD) for $1099 (down from $1299)
- Apple iPad 2 (16GB with Wi-Fi) for $455 (down from $500)
- Apple TV, $89.99 (down from $99.99)
- Sling Media Slingbox Solo for $99.99 (down from $179.99)
- Apple iPod touch 8GB w/$50 Gift Card, $194.99 (down from $199)
- Apple MacBooks and iMacs – Discounted Prices between $60 and $100 off per item.
- 20% iTunes Gift Cards
- Beats By Dr. Dre Solo w/$50 Gift Card, $179.99 ($199.99)
- Memorex Pure Play for iPhone/iPod touch, $29.99 ($59.99)
- Amazon Kindle Keyboard 3G with “Special Offers” for $85 ($99)
- Targus Leather iPad Cover $9.99 ($50)
Toys R Us
- 32GB iPod touch w/ $50 Gift Card, $300 (same price but without gift card)
- 8GB iPod touch w/ $50 Gift Gard, $200 (same price but without gift card)
- Apple iTunes Gift Card 3x$10 Multi Packs – Buy 2 packs Get $15.00 Off - $45 (down from $60) [Thanks Sfrazier]
If you’re in for Black Friday, we also highly recommend you check out our selection of great Black Friday/Deal Finding apps. It features everything you need and more!
Last, but not least. There are some amazing app deals going on in the App Store. We’ve compiled the best of them, so check it out.
If you know of any deals that might interest other readers, please let us know by using the comments below. Good luck!