Best pre-Black Friday deals

Black Friday is only four days away. The pre-deals have started. Some retailers have even given us previews on upcoming Black Friday deals.

Want to snatch some tech gifts and beat the rush? BUZZ is here to help. And if you’re not sure what to select, check out our “BUZZ Black Friday Shopping List.” Now on to the deals.

Smart TVs

Whether it be for your family room, bedroom or office, Black Friday is a great time to get a new TV. Deals have already begun at Best Buy, Walmart and B&H.

LG 55″ ThinQ TV on sale at B&H. Photo: B&H

B&H slashed US$300 on the LG, 55″, HDR, 4K, Smart TV. The TV is now $396.99. Special features include an IPS panel with support for HDR10 and TruMotion 120 enhancement, and LG’s ThinQ AI platform.

Samsung NU6900. Photo: Best Buy

Best Buy’s “Beat the Rush” sale ends this Saturday, and they cut the prices on some of their Smart TVs. The Samsung 65″ NU6900 is US$70 off and now sits at US$479.99.

Game Consoles

Good news for gaming fans. The Play Station 4 and XBOX One are all getting Black Friday price cuts.

Black Friday PS4 Bundle. Photo: Best Buy

Best Buy, Target and Walmart will shave US$100 of the Play Station 4 Slim, 1TB version. The console typically sells for US$299.99. The discounted US$199.99 price also includes three bundled games:   The Last of Us Remastered and digital downloads of God of War & Horizon Zero Dawn.

This XBOX One X will be discounted come Black Friday. Photo: Best Buy

XBOX One is getting the same discount treatment. On Black Friday, you can pick up an XBOX One X bundle for US$349.99 (down from US$499.99). The Bundle includes a Deluxe version of Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order. The package will be available on Black Friday from Best Buy and Walmart.

Walmart, Target and Best Buy will sell XBOX One and PS4 controllers for a discounted price of US$39.99 (US$20 savings).

Apple Products

Apple Watch Series 3. Photo: Apple

Apple fans won’t be left out on Black Friday.  The Apple Watch Series 3, 38mm, GPS only model, will be US$129.00 (US$70 savings) at Walmart. New Walmart deals include the iPad 7th Gen 32GB selling for US$249.00 (US$80 off).

Amazon Echo

Echo Dot (3rd Gen) with a clock. Photo: Amazon

If you want Alexa in your home, you can get these deals for a limited time. Amazon’s All-new Echo Dot (3rd Gen) – Smart speaker with clock and Alexa – will be $44.99 (down from US$59.99). Also, the Echo Dot (3rd Gen) – Smart speaker with Alexa – Charcoal is currently US$34.99 down from US$49.99.

Digital Cameras

B&H is slashing its prices on many DSLR and mirrorless cameras for the holiday season.

Lumix G85 Bundle. Photo: B&H Photo

Panasonic Mirrorless camera prices are down. The Panasonic Lumix G85 60mm Kit is US$300 off. The kit includes the G85 camera, a Vario 12-60mm, OIS Lens, USB cable, battery charger, AC cable, shoulder strap and more. The Lumix G85 is perfect for beginners or those who want to film on a budget. The kit typically sells for US$997.99.

Canon 5D Mark IV Bundle. Photo: B&H Photo

Canon’s EOS 5D Mark IV DSLR Camera Body with Accessory Kit is US$606.24 off its regular US$3,105.24. The kit includes the camera body only, a battery pack, shoulder bag, SD card and more.


HP Pavilion Horizon R5 laptop. Photo: Walmart

Walmart will cut the price of the HP 15.6″ Pavilion Horizon Blue R5 Laptop by US$200 for Black Friday. The specs include an AMD Ryzen 5 processor, 15.6”, FHD display and 8 GB RAM. The machine is usually US$599.

Dell Inspiron 15.6-inch laptop. Photo: Best Buy

The Dell Inspiron, 15.6 display variant will get a US$250 price cut. At the discounted price of US$349.99 customers will get an Intel Core i5 processor, 8 GB RAM and a 256 GB SSD storage drive.

Adobe Subscription

Adobe for iPad

Adobe is slashing 40% off its one year, “All Apps” subscription bundle until Black Friday (November 29, 2019.) For the discounted price of US$359.88 per year (US$29.99 per month), you can access all of Adobe’s Creative Cloud Apps.

Usually, the annual plan costs US$599.88 (US$59.99 per month). Adobe’s suite includes over 20 different apps for content creation. If you’re in the creative field, check out this killer deal.

The “Student” plan is also discounted. For US$15.99 per month (down from US$19.99), students get access to the same 20+ apps. This rate is only for the annual plan, billed monthly.