Black Friday is every savvy shoppers favourite time of year, with discounts of up to 70% on everything from clothing and furniture to technology and TVs. Both Black Friday and Cyber Monday are the perfect opportunity to find the best bargains on the latest gadgets, whether you want to stock up on Fantastic Christmas pressies, find that new phone that you’ve been eyeing up or fancy getting a few little gifts for yourself. All the top stores have Black Friday offers, (including the best-selling merchants right here at My Favourite Voucher Codes!) with technology retailers offering big discounts on big brands including Apple, Samsung, HP and Dell. With thousands of retailers offering fantastic deals however, how can you find the best bargains during Black Friday? Which technology is best to buy with a Black Friday deal? Find out how with our money saving guide to finding the perfect gadget this Black Friday and be sure to check out our handy infographic for trends and tips.
1. When Is Black Friday & Cyber Monday?
The first step is to ensure you know when these amazing deals with be available. Take note and jot it in your diary; Black Friday is on the 29th November 2019, and Cyber Monday 2nd December 2019.
2. Make Sure you Find What You Want
When it comes time to shopping in the sale, it’s easy to get blindsided by the shiny 50% off labels, rock bottom prices and money off codes; however, this is often how we end up spending way more than we ever intended on things we didn’t really want. Finding low cost gadgets is great, but if they aren’t what you want or need, you could end up paying a lot more for something which actually includes the features you want. Things to consider when trying to find the right gadget for you are:
What will you use it for? – Whether you are a student looking for a lightweight, speedy laptop to take out and about, or a TV addict who wants all the latest Sky Sports channels in HD; noting down the key things you want your gadget to do is the first step. You can then go on to find brands and models with the features you need.
What is your budget? – Although you will no doubt find some amazing bargains in the sale, setting a budget is a good idea; how much are you willing to pay for your new TV, laptop or phone? What about your monthly bill or insurance costs?
Which brand is best? – The best way to find out which brand is best is by checking out the latest customer reviews. You might hear the name of famous brands more than others, but just because they’re well known, it doesn’t mean that they are right for you. See what other customers are saying and choose the brand which suits your needs.
3. Where to Find the Latest Technology
With thousands of shops to explore, it’s key to know where to look when it comes to finding your new gadget. Of course, the place to go to discover the best bargains is our Black Friday Electrical Deals page; which is chock full of the best offers from stores such as Argos, AO.com and Currys. But how do you know where to look?
Discover the Latest Phones
Well, if you are looking for the perfect phone for example, then our Mobiles.co.uk are set to have some amazing offers on Black Friday and Cyber Monday; with discounts on the iPhone 11 Pro, the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and the Google Pixel 3a. If you want some classic phone models at even more affordable prices, you can check out the Black Friday deals on LG, Apple and Huawei phones at Fonehouse.
Find Top Quality Laptops
Stores such as Amazon, eBay and Laptops Direct are all go-to stores to find laptops for everyone from the student to the geeky gamer. Black Friday deals are all to familiar to these high-tech stores, and you can get savings on top brands including Asus, Acer, Dell, Lenovo and Apple. Amazon, eBay and Laptops Direct all offer brand new models such as Apple Macbook Pros and Asus Chromebooks, as well as offering refurbished laptops at even lower prices!
Save on Big Brand TVs
Catch all of your favourite movies, TV shows and Netflix series in HD with the huge collection of top-quality TVs online. With technology coming on leaps and bounds over the past decade, you can not only watch your favourite shows on TV but also stream music, movies and more all on this one device. Currys and AO.com are the perfect place to browse the latest Televisions, with the hottest brands including Samsung, LG and Panasonic at super low prices! Discover smart TVs, 4K TVs and amazing promotions such as £300 cashback on big brands.
Discover the Best Deals Before they Go
Once you’ve found the brand and gadget you want, the next step is to find the best bargain. With deals going live at various times, it’s hard to know where to shop to get the best savings, however there are some key hints when it comes to getting the best deal. With some deals already going live, we can guarantee some fab tech deals, and many stores have already hinted at which products will be getting a slash in their prices. Check out our list below of the best bargains already to hit the shelves and what we can expect to see this year, and don’t forget to check out our Black Friday Electrical Deals Page to see the other amazing offers that will be coming out throughout October and November!
£1,700 off Gaming Laptops at Amazon
Discounts on Apple Airpods at Currys
Huge PS4 and Xbox Deals at Argos
Savings on the iPhone XR at O2 Mobile
Money Off iPads at Carphone Warehouse
£520 Off Asus Gaming Laptop & Free Games at Laptops Direct
If you are looking to find the perfect student laptop, or a brand new phone to take to uni, don’t forget to check out our Money Wasting Mistakes you Don’t Want to Make as a Fresher article to make sure you don’t blow your student loan all at once!
By Emily Atkinson-Dalton, 6th October 2019