Major retailers, carriers and device-makers are ready to offer hot Black Friday deals on smartphones, laptops, tablets and smartwatches. Here are some of the hottest.
But note that phone deals come with conditions. Often lots of them. For instance, many deals require you get a new line or a certain type of payment plan (e.g., 24 months) or a certain type of data plan or send in a gift card. So read the fine print carefully.
iPhone 12: up to $700 off with eligible trade-in including iPhone 12, iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max.
Samsung Galaxy: up to $700 off the latest Samsung Galaxy phones with eligible trade-in. That includes S20+ 5G, S20 Ultra 5G, Note20 5G, Note20 Ultra 5G, S20 FE 5G, Z Flip 5G and Z Fold2 5G.
iPhone 12: free and a $300 eGift Card. The deal is online only for the 64GB version with trade-in and qualifying plan.
Buy an iPhone SE, “get another on us,” according to Verizon. Eligible on 64GB. With select Unlimited plans.
Galaxy S20+ 5G. Up to $1,350 off, though lots of conditions apply on this deal.
Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a: Verizon is also offering “free” deals on the new Google Pixel 5 and Google Pixel 4a with conditions.
iPhone 12: free, with 30 monthly bill credits, a new line, and a trade-in of an eligible iPhone.
T-Mobile is also offering a “get 2 iPhone 12 plus 2 Apple Watch SE” deal. Requires 30 monthly bill credits when you join with two lines, trade in two eligible iPhone devices, and activate two DIGITS lines.
HP Pavilion x360 2-in-1 14″ Touch-Screen Laptop: $499.99, save $250, was $749.99
HP Spectre x360 15.6″ 4K Touch-Screen Laptop: $1,099.99, save $500, was $1,599.99.
Apple 11-Inch iPad Pro (latest model): $799.99, save $100, was $899.99
The Microsoft Store is offering a range of deals on its Surface tablets and laptops. Savings range up to $400, for instance, on the Surface Laptop 3.
The Dell website has deals on its popular XPS 13 line of laptops. Savings up to $250.00.
Ring Video Doorbell 3 with Echo Show 5: $169.99, save $170, was $339.98.
Echo Show 8: $65, save $40.
Apple Watch Series 6: $349.99, save $50, was $399. Note: like many Amazon deals, this deal is in a constant state of flux. The savings may be more or less depending on when you land on the Amazon site.