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Black Friday Deal Recap

News by admin on Wednesday November 12, 2014.

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Black Friday is nearly upon us and companies, carriers, and retailers are all slashing the prices on products, so if you want a bargain now is the time to grab one. Of course, you can rely on MobileBurn to tell you the what, when, and how much with our Black Friday deals guide. As there are some other offers this week aside from Black Friday deals, we decided to throw them in too. Be sure to check back throughout the week as we update the article with fresh bargains.


Microsoft always has a decent Black Friday showing and this year it is no different as Redmond has a number of products at knocked down prices. The company has spread the deals out too, including a couple of smartphones, a tablet and a bunch of Xbox products. The deal will be running from midnight on November 27 through to Black Friday on the 29th.

As well as the full devices, Microsoft will also be slashing the price on other games and tablets. It is worth noting that the prices are not yet live.

Xbox One with Kinect Assassin's Creed: Unity bundle

Xbox One Limited Edition Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare bundle

Xbox 360 4GB and Peggle 2 bundle

Xbox 360 4GB console

Dell Inspiron 15 Signature Edition Laptop (i15547-5033sLV)

AT&T Nokia Lumia 635

$99 HP Stream 7 Signature Edition Tablet

27 Xbox 360 and Xbox One game


Retail giant Walmart has also thrown its sizeable hat into the Black Friday ring. Of course, as the biggest general retailer in the world, Walmart's Black Friday extend far beyond tech, so you can head in store to find deals on everything from your furniture to weekly groceries. The company is running three events this year, and like Microsoft the deals will kick into action from November 27th. Walmart is well known for really slashing prices, so a potential bargain is really possible most years.

The list of deals is truly extensive, and whatever your preferred tech niche is, you will find something you like here. Whether you want a TV, camera, consoles, tablet, computer, audio equipment, smartphone, or more, Walmart has it all and is cutting prices on numerous products. Here's just a very small (and we mean that) list of what deals are available through the three days:

Apple iPad mini w/ $30 gift card: $199 ($279 value) 1-hour guarantee

Beats by Dr. Dre wireless headphones: $149 (Reg. $279) 1-hour guarantee

iPad Air 16GB WiFi w/ $100 gift card: $397 ($499 value)

Apple iPhone 6 w/ $75 gift card: $179 ($274 value)

Beats Pill Bluetooth speaker: $99.95 (Reg. $200)

Xbox One: The Master Chief Collection Bundle w/ $30 gift card: $329 1-hour guarantee

VIZIO 65" Smart LED HDTV (D6501-B2): $648 (Reg. $998) 1-hour guarantee

Xbox 360 4GB: $99 (Reg. 179)

PlayStation 4 w/ GTA V & The Last of Us: $399

Select Blu-rays: $3.96 each

Samsung 55" Smart HDTV (UN55H6203): $598 (Reg. $798)

Chromecast: $25 (Reg. $35)

Roku 1: $28 (Reg. $48)


Target's Black Friday deals are little more modest, at least as much as the company has leaked so far. However, there are obviously deals to be had, including the good old Xbox products again as well as some cuts on Apple products.

Pad Air 2 16GB WiFi w/ $140 Target GC $499

iPad mini 16GB WiFi w/ $80 Target GC $249

Buy one get one 30% off iTunes gift cards

Beats by Dre solo drenched headphones $97 (Reg. $170)

Xbox One Assassin's Creed Unity bundle w/ $50 Target GC $330 ($400 value)

PlayStation 4 console bundle with The Last of Us and GTA V $399 ($510 value)

Wide selection of $4 Blu-rays: Django, American Hustle, many more

Google Chromecast $24.99 (Reg. $35)

GoPro Hero+ Silver w/ $50 Target GC from $249 (Reg. $300) or White for $199

Friday only: Target Gift Cards 10% off redeemable starting Nov. 29th / in-store and online

Doorbuster: Dyson DC50 vacuum $279.99 (Reg. $400+)

Best Buy

Best Buy also has a significant list of deals coming our way at the end of the month, with the usual products all slashed and coming to some at bargain prices. The deals will kick-off in-store Thursday, November 24th at 5pm and Friday, November 25th at 8am, however if you are shopping online you can purchase all day.

Samsung 55" LED 2160p Smart 4K Ultra HD TV (UN55HU6830FXZA): $899.99 (Reg. $1,400)

Panasonic 50" LED 1080p 60Hz HDTV (TC-50A400U): $199.99 (Reg. $500)

iPhone 6: $99.99 (Reg. $199) *requires trade of any iPhone

All iPad mini 3 models $75 off, 16GB starts at $324.99

All iPad Air 2 models $100 off, 16GB starts at $399.99

Beats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo HD On-Ear Headphones: $79.99 (Reg. $170)

Xbox One 500GB Console Kinect Assassin's Creed: Unity Bundle: $429.99 (Reg. $500)

Xbox One Console Assassin's Creed: Unity Bundle: $329.99 (Reg. $400)

PS4 With Grand Theft Auto V & The Last of Us: Remastered: $399.99 ($510 value)

11.6-inch MacBook Air (MD711LL/B): $779.99 (Reg. $899)

Samsung 28" LED 4K UHD Monitor (U28D590D): $479.99 (Reg. $600)

Seagate Backup Plus 5TB External USB 3.0 Hard Drive: $139.99 (Reg. $200)

Amazon Kindle e-reader: $49.99 (Reg. $80)

Nest Learning Thermostat (2nd gen): $199.99 (Reg. $250)

Dropcam: $99.99 (Reg. $150)

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