The Best Black Friday deals of 2017

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Check out these killer Black Friday deals.
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The holiday season is finally upon us and you know what that means? Killer deals on all the tech gadgets you’ve been lusting after all year.

Black Friday deals for 2017 are already setting the internet into a tizzy of anticipation with big discounts on 4K TVs, smart speakers, drones, iPads, smartphones and much more. Cult of Mac will be rounding up the best deals right here so you can spend less time Black Friday shopping and get on with life.

Here are the best deals worth checking out:

3:04 pm PDT Milo Kahney

Huawei Honor 6X Dual Camera Unlocked Smartphone

Get a new smart phone on Black Friday for over $50 off. The dual-lens 12MP + 2MP rear Camera captures colorful HD photos day or night. The Honor 6x battery delivers a delightful 2.15 days of usage, and 1.5 days of very heavy usage, on a full charge.

The list price is $200, but Amazon is selling it for $145 (28% off).

Buy from: Amazon

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2:57 pm PDT Milo Kahney

Roku Streaming Stick+

Watch over 500,000 movies and TV shows with the Roku Streaming Stick. Use it at home—or on-the-go. This portable player comes with a voice remote with TV power and volume buttons.

The list price is $70, but Amazon is selling it for $48 (31% off).

Buy from: Amazon

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2:50 pm PDT Milo Kahney

Fire HD 10 Tablet

Get a new tablet this Black Friday for an unbeatable price. The Fire HD 10 is Amazon’s new tablet. If you have an Amazon Prime account you can watch hours of premium shows and movies. Use Alexa hands-free mode to pause videos, play music, open apps, show sports scores, display the weather, and more.

The list price is $150, but Amazon is selling it for $100 ($50 off).

Buy from: Amazon

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2:41 pm PDT Milo Kahney

Status Audio CB-1 Studio Headphones

Get high-quality studio headphones for over $20 off. Its 50mm drivers deliver a neutral sound signature and it has ergonomic ear-pads for long recording sessions

The list price is $80, but Amazon is selling it for $55 (30% off).

Buy from: Amazon

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1:19 pm PDT Milo Kahney

MOPS Sport Bluetooth Headset

Burn off that Thanksgiving turkey with the MOPS Sport Headphones. These headphones are sweat proof and come with a built in heart rate monitor, perfect for jogging.

The list price is $250, but Amazon is selling it for $127 (49% off).

Buy from: Amazon

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12:06 pm PDT Buster Hein

Ecobee4

Make your house a little bit smarter this holiday season with the Ecobee4 smart thermostat. Amazon is taking $50 off the price of the HomeKit-powered thermostat, dropping the price to just $200.

Ecobee4 comes with built-in HomeKit support so you can control it with your iPhone. It also has Alexa Voice Service, so you can ask it to set a timer, read you the news, adjust the temperature, and more.

Buy from: Amazon

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11:48 am PDT Buster Hein

GoPro Karma + Hero6

Action sports enthusiasts that don’t have a drone and still haven’t picked up the new GoPro Hero 6 should check out this deal. You can get $200 off on the GoPro Karma drone bundle that includes a new GoPro Hero 6, putting the price at just $1000.

The bundle also comes with the Karma grip stabilizer that you can use to capture smooth footage from the ground too.

Buy from: Amazon

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11:44 am PDT Buster Hein

Seagate 4TB harddrive

Get ready to back up all your content going into 2018 on Seagate’s excellent portable harddrives. The 4TB model is discounted nearly 30% for Black Friday, bringing the price to $94. Color options include black, silver, red and blue.

Buy from: Amazon

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11:35 am PDT Buster Hein

Xbox One S bundle

The Xbox One S is a popular item for a lot of Black Friday deals this year, but Microsoft has the best bundle offer available with a $60 discount.

For $189 you’ll get the 500GB Xbox One S with a free game, 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial, one wireless controller and a 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial. The Xbox One S also plays 4K Ultra HD Blu-rays and HDR video too.

Buy from: Microsoft

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12:26 am PDT Milo Kahney

Sony MDRXB50AP Earbuds

Get new earbuds for over $20 off! The Sony MDRXB50AP Earbuds comes with integrated microphone and smartphone playback control. It also has silicone earbuds for a secure and comfortable fit

The list price is $50, but Amazon is selling it for $26.25 (47% off).

Buy from: Amazon

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November 21, 2017 9:41 pm PDT Milo Kahney

Blossom 7 Smart Watering Controller

Save water and save money with the Blossom 7 Smart Watering Controller. You can create a watering schedule that prevents over-watering. Control your sprinklers with your iPhone or with Amazon Alexa.

The list price is $130, but Amazon is selling it for $51.32 (61% off)
Buy from: Amazon

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November 21, 2017 9:31 pm PDT Milo Kahney

Sony XB950B1 Wireless Headphones

These extra bass wireless headphones are $70 off. It has a microphone and connects via Bluetooth.

The list price is $198, but Amazon is selling it for $128 (35% off)
Buy from: Amazon

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November 21, 2017 2:35 pm PDT Buster Hein

Sonos speakers

Some of Sonos’ best speakers are being discounted up to $100 off for Black Friday on Amazon.

The Sonos Playbase’s price has been dropped $100 to $599. The smaller Sonos One gets a $25 cut down to $179, while the Sonos Play:1 and Sonos Play:3 are both discounted by $50.

Buy from: Amazon

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November 21, 2017 2:27 pm PDT Buster Hein

Cheap iPads Pro

All three of Apple’s new iPads for 2017 have been given a Black Friday price cut by MacMall. The 10.5-inch iPad Pro and the 12.9-inch iPad Pro are both $70 cheaper for the Black Friday sale, putting their prices at $729 and $879. The 9.7-inch iPad is $30 cheaper.

MacMall has a ton of other deals on Apple products too for Black Friday. MacBooks, Mac minis, and iMacs are all getting solid price cuts.

Buy from: MacMall

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November 21, 2017 1:21 pm PDT Buster Hein

“Affordable” OLED TV

You can get a great OLED TV for your living room for under $1500 on Black Friday. That may sound pricey, but considering the iPhone X cost almost as much, it’s totally affordable.

LG is arguably the top OLED TV maker right now and for Black Friday it’s taking $100 off the regular price of its 55-inch OLED 4K HDR TV. This quality of OLED TVs rarely come under the $1500 so take advantage while you can.

Buy from: LG

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November 21, 2017 10:17 am PDT Buster Hein

iPhone 8 upgrade deal

If you don’t mind upgrading to an iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus this holiday season instead of splurging on iPhone X, Target has a deal that makes Apple’s slightly older iPhones a bit sweeter.

On Black Friday, Target is tossing in a $250 gift card when you buy an iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus. It’s not quite as good as huge price cut, but pretty much the next best thing. You can also get an iPhone SE for just $100, saving you $60.

Buy from: Target

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November 21, 2017 9:32 am PDT Buster Hein

New iMac for under $1k

B&H is hosting some great deals on Macs this Black Friday. There are a couple of deals for both the 21.5-inch iMac and 27-inch Mac that will save you $120 to $150 off the original price. The cheapest deal gets you a 21.5-inch iMac for $979

If you’re looking to make a serious upgrade, you can get the 2013 Mac Pro for $1110 off, bringing the price tag down to JUST $1,899.

Buy from: B&H

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November 20, 2017 6:58 pm PDT Milo Kahney

Panasonic Lumix G7 Mirrorless Camera

Take some great pictures this holiday season with the Panasonic Lumix G7 Mirrorless Camera. Never miss a photo with three unique 4K Ultra HD Video pause and save 4K Photo Modes.

The price list is $798, but Amazon is selling it for $497.99 (38% off)
Buy from: Amazon

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November 20, 2017 6:52 pm PDT Milo Kahney

YETI Rambler

Buy one of the best water bottles on the planet for a great price. The YETI Rambler 26oz Vacuum Insulated Stainless Steel Bottle will keep your liquids cold for hours. Its also a great stocking stuffer.

The price list is $30, but Amazon is selling it for $29.99 (25% off)
Buy from: Amazon

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November 20, 2017 6:30 pm PDT Milo Kahney

Rogue 970 Smart Robot Vacuum Cleaner

Clean your house on the road with the Rogue 970 Smart Robot Vacuum Cleaner. It is also compatible with Alexa and Google Home Voice Control.

The price list is $500, but Amazon is selling it for $299 (40% off)
Buy from: Amazon

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November 20, 2017 2:16 pm PDT Buster Hein

Amazon Echo

Apple’s HomePod won’t be out for Christmas so you might as well pick up a cheap rival while you wait. Amazon is taking $20 off on the price of its Echo speaker on Black Friday. For $80 you get the new design with different color options and an improved audio system. You’ll be able to get the same deal at most major retailers on Black Friday too.

Buy from: Amazon

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November 20, 2017 1:41 pm PDT Buster Hein

DJI drone deals

Everyone is coming out with deals on drones for Black Friday 2017, including the world’s top drone-maker, DJI. You can get $150 off the Mavic Pro fly more combo. That gives you one of the best portable drones on the market, three batteries, a carrying case and more for just $1,149.

For those on a cheaper budget, DJI has taken $100 off the Spark price tag, making it available for just $399.

Buy from: DJI

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November 20, 2017 1:28 pm PDT Buster Hein

Cheap portable Bluetooth speaker

Looking for a great stocking stuffer or easy gift for kids? Accessories-maker Anker has come out with a ton good deals on its products, including 20 percent off this little Bluetooth speaker, which packs 24 hours of playback. Its water-resistant, making it great for the beach, and has a range of 66 feet.

Buy from: Amazon

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November 18, 2017 6:15 pm PDT Milo Kahney

Samsung’s 28-inch 4K QLED Monitor

Get an excellent Black Friday deal with this 28-inch flat screen monitor for over 30% off.

Comes with these features:
Quantum dot. Brightness-300cd/m2
1 billion color support
Slim bezel design
Response time 1M/s

The list price is $500 but Amazon is selling it for $330 ($170 off)

Buy from: Amazon

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November 18, 2017 6:07 pm PDT Milo Kahney

Corsair VOID Surround Hybrid Wired Stereo Gaming Headset

The CORSAIR headsets has great bass and full dynamic range. These headsets work with Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC.

The list price is $80, but Best Buy is selling it for $40 (50% off).

Buy from: Best Buy

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November 18, 2017 6:00 pm PDT Milo Kahney

Sony Premium Noise Cancelling Headphone

Get noise canceling wireless headphones for over 40% off. The Sony Premium Noise Canceling Headphones have Hi-Res audio and gets up to 20 hours of playtime per charge. It connects to your phone via Bluetooth.

The list price is $400, but Amazon is selling it for $228 (43% off).

Buy from: Amazon

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November 18, 2017 5:48 pm PDT Milo Kahney

Bookshelf Speakers by Andrew Jones

The ELAC BC Debut Series Bookshelf Speakers by Andrew Jones will look great on any shelf or desk.

Features include:
Custom Drivers.Height: 14.0 in / 356 mm,Width: 8.5 in / 216 mm,Depth: 10.0 in / 254 mm
Woven Aramid-Fiber Woofer
Deep-Spheroid Custom Waveguide
Intricate Crossover

The list price is $280, but Amazon is selling it for $200 (30% off).

Buy from: Amazon

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November 17, 2017 12:24 pm PDT Milo Kahney

Bose headphones and speakers

Bose is having a great Black Friday sale with killer discounts on noise canceling headphones and TV speakers that will drastically increase your viewing experience.

Discounts of more than 50% on select headphones and save up to $50 on speakers.

Here’s the full list of deals:

SoundSport in-ear Headphones – $49 (50% off)
SoundSport Ultra Headphones – $79 (39% off)
QuietComfort 25 Acoustic NC Headphones – $179 (40% off)
Solo 15 Series II TV Sound System (Neighborhood Collection) – $299 (21% off)
SoundTouch 30 Series III Wireless Speaker – $449 (10% off)

Buy from: Amazon

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November 17, 2017 10:17 am PDT Buster Hein

Beats headphones

Apple rarely gives fans great Black Friday deals, but the company must be feeling a little generous this year as it has just slashed prices on some new Beats headphones.

Discounts of more than 30% can be had on some models like the BeatsX while some of the more expensive models have seen price cuts of 20%.

Here’s the full list of deals:

BeatsX Earphones – $99.00 (34% off)
Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones – $239.95 (20% off)
Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones (additional colors) – $239.95 (20% off)
Powerbeats3 Wireless Earphones (Neighborhood Collection) – $159.95 (20% off)
Powerbeats3 Wireless Earphones – $159.95 (20% off)

Buy from: Apple

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November 16, 2017 8:27 pm PDT Milo Kahney

ZAGG Folio Case

The ZAGG Folio is the one of the thinnest Bluetooth keyboard available for the iPad Air. It features a unique hinge design that lets you position your screen at virtually any viewing angle, and protects your iPad Air. It has a three month battery life.

The list price is $79.99, but Amazon is selling it for $22.27 (72% off).

Buy from: Amazon

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November 13, 2017 12:33 pm PDT Buster Hein

DJI Spark

The Spark drone is looking to be one of the most popular drones for Black Friday deals in 2017. Despite its diminutive size, the Spark shoots stabilized HD video and can be flown without a controller using only hand gestures.

You can get DJI’s tiny drone for $100 off at Target, bringing the price to just $399.

Buy from: Target

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November 13, 2017 12:29 pm PDT Buster Hein

GoPro Hero5

GoPro just came out with the Hero6, but if you’re cool with the Hero5, which was the best action camera for most of 2017, then you should pick one up from Target on Black Friday.

The retailer is offering the GoPro Hero5 at $349, knocking $50 off the original price and giving buyers a $50 Target giftcard. There’s also a $90 off deal on the GoPro Hero5 Session that puts it at $249.

Buy from: Target

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November 13, 2017 12:21 pm PDT Buster Hein

iRobot Roomba 690

Clean your house on the road with the iPhone compatible Roomba.

The price list is $374.99, but Amazon is selling it for $274.99 (a $100 discount
Buy from: Amazon

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November 10, 2017 12:48 pm PDT Buster Hein

Get ready to spend the rest of your winter inside binging on video games. Jet.com revealed today that it will offer the Playstation 4 Slim at $100 off starting on November 19.

It looks like it’s just the basic PlayStation 4 Slim package without any games bundled, but at only $199, you might as well buy it as a fancy Blu-Ray player even if you don’t like gaming. The deal lasts until November 27.

Buy from: Jet.com

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November 10, 2017 12:41 pm PDT Buster Hein

Curved Samsung 4K TV

Black Friday is all about TV deals and for people that are looking to go big, Walmart’s price cut on this 65-inch Samsung 4K TV with a curved display is almost too tempting to pass up.

Walmart is saving shoppers of shocking $1,101 $off the price tag by offering the Samsung Curved 65-inch 4K UHD TV for just $1,197.99.

Buy from: Walmart

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November 10, 2017 12:25 pm PDT Buster Hein

iPhone 6 for cheap

Looking for a new iPhone but don’t want to spend $1000 on the iPhone X? Walmart has a killer deal on the iPhone 6 that won’t hurt your wallet if you’re just looking for something to tide you over for a bit.

You can get the 32GB iPhone 6 for just $129, saving you $70 off the normal price. The iPhone works on Walmart’s pre-paid Straight Talk service so you don’t have to commit to any long-term carrier upgrade plans either.

Buy from: Walmart

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November 8, 2017 10:34 am PDT Ami Icanberry

Apple Watch Bands and Accessories

Cult of Mac’s Watch Store will be having its biggest sale of the year for the Black Friday/Cyber Monday weekend!

Save from 15% to 30% on top brands including Juuk, Speidel, OleksynPrannyk, Casetify and many more!

All Black Friday weekend — grab these deals in time for the holiday shipping.
Buy from: Watch Store

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November 8, 2017 10:11 am PDT Buster Hein
Mavic Pro
The Mavic Pro is the iPhone of drones.

DJI Drones

Looking to get into droning? Best Buy has a great deal on two of DJI’s cheapest drones that are ridiculously easy for beginners to learn flying on.

The DJI Spark is on sale for $399 (normally $500). The compact drone features an HD camera and can be flown using only hand gestures.

The Mavic Pro also is getting a $100 discount on Black Friday. Best Buy will sell the basic Mavic Pro package for $899, giving fliers 4K video with intelligent flight modes and over 4 miles of range.

Buy from: Best Buy

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November 8, 2017 10:10 am PDT Buster Hein
iPad Pro
We’re in love with the iPad Pro.

iPad Pro

Now is a great time to upgrade to the new 10.5-inch iPad Pro. Best Buy has discounted nearly all models from $125 to $150.

For 524.99, you can get the 10.5-inch Wi-Fi only model with 64GB of storage in whatever color you prefer. If you want to go big, the 512GB storage options are available for $849.99, which is $150 discount on the normal price.

Buy from: Best Buy

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November 8, 2017 10:10 am PDT Buster Hein
Sharp
The Sharp 4K UHD TV comes with Roku TV built in.

50-inch 4K TV

It wouldn’t be Black Friday without some amazing deals on TVs and Best Buy has you covered. This year you can get a brand new 50-inch 4K TV from Sharp for just $399. That’s a $100 discount off the normal price the LED TV normally goes for. Unfortunately, the deal is only available in stores, so you’ll have to brave the crowds to get it.

Buy from: Best Buy

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November 8, 2017 10:10 am PDT Buster Hein
apple watch 1
The original Apple Watch is still great.

Apple Watch Series 1

Don’t care about making phone calls from your without an iPhone but still want a smartwatch? Check out Best Buy’s deal on the Apple Watch Series 1. It doesn’t come with LTE but with the retailer’s $50 Black Friday discount it only costs $229 and packs all the great health and fitness features you’ll need to work off the extra pounds you put on during Thanksgiving.

Buy from: Best Buy

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November 8, 2017 10:10 am PDT Buster Hein
Beats X Earphones
Sleek, light and compact, Beats X Earphones are the perfect wireless companion.

BeatsX earbuds

Apple probably won’t give any big discounts on its popular AirPods, but this deal on BeatsX wireless earbuds might be the next best thing. Thanks to a $40 discount, the buds only cost $109. They come with the same W1 Bluetooth chip as the AirPods, only they’re not as tiny and easy to lose.

Buy from: Best Buy

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  • Steve Harold

    The Sharp TV from Best Buy will be $179

    • MrSizzle

      how do you figure? is it a decent tv?