Black Friday Deals: Some You May Not Want To Miss

    November 21, 2011
    Chris Crum

It’s that time of year when everybody’s looking for awesome deals for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. I can’t even begin to imagine how many are out there, but I can pass along some of the things I’ve come across today.

First, this isn’t exactly a Black Friday deal, but Google did announce a price drop for some Chromebooks. Beginning this week Acer and Samsung Chromebooks will be available starting at $299.

Amazon announced that it is adding some more deals to its Black Friday Deals Store. Examples include:

Samsung 46-Inch 1080p LED HDTV: $799.99 (save $500)
Nikon Coolpix P7000 Digital Camera: $249 (save $250)
Canon PowerShot SX230HS Digital Camera: $199 (save $150)
All phones from AT&T, Sprint and Verizon on sale for a penny at AmazonWireless (new activations only, two-year contract required)
PlayStation 3 160GB Bundle w/ two free games (Rachet & Clank: All 4 One and LittleBigPlanet 2):$199 (save $150)
Toshiba Satellite 14” laptop: $599.99 (save $150)
TomTom XXL 5-Inch GPS: $99.99 (save $99)
Samsung BD-D5700 Blu-ray Disc Player: $99.99 (save $80)
AK Anne Klein Swarovski Crystal Accented Rose Gold-Tone Leather Watch: $29.99 (save $95)
Save up to 60% off outerwear for Women, Men, Kids and Baby
White Gold Princess Cut Diamond Earrings: $299.99 (save $399)
Save up to $170 on Dyson vacuums
Bodum Bistro Electric French Press Coffee Maker and Tea Dripper, Red: $49.99 (save $43)
Wusthof Le Cordon Bleu 8-Inch Cook’s Knife: $89.99 (save $60)
Save 40% off select boots and slippers
“Bridesmaids” (DVD): $5.99 (save $23)
“The Lord of the Rings” Trilogy (Blu-ray): $49.99 (save $69.99)
Schwinn Jasmine Girls’ Bike, Light Blue: $69.99 (save $70)
Save up to 40% on select Angry Birds plush toys
Save up to 50% on select LeapFrog electronic toys
Popular album titles including “Watch the Throne” by Kanye West and Jay-Z, “Torches” by Foster the People and “Hands All Over” by Maroon 5 (MP3 Downloads): $4.99

GameFront put together what it calls “Your Ultimate Black Friday Video Games Deals List”. For consoles, they list:

PlayStation 3
160gb Holiday bundle with LittleBigPlanet 2 and Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One — $199 at Wal-Mart, Best Buy, Radio Shack, Target, Meijer, Toys R Us and Sears

Xbox 360
4GB console with Gears of War 3 and 3 months of Live an a $50 gift card — $199 at Wal-Mart (online)
4gb Kinect bundle — $199 at Wal-Mart ($50 gift card), Radio Shack and Toys R Us
4gb Kinect bundle — $209 at Sears
250gb Holiday Bundle with Fable III and Halo: Reach and 3 months of Live — $199 at Best Buy and Sam’s
4gb console — $139 at Target
4gb console — $149 at GameStop
4gb console with Modern Warfare 3 — $199 at KMart
Kinect with Kinect Adventures and The Gunstringer and Wipeout 2 — $99 at Toys R Us
Kinect with Kinect Adventures — $99 at Best Buy and Wal-Mart

Wii console — $99 at Wal-Mart, Sam’s and Meijer

3DS with The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time — $179 at Best Buy, $199 at GameStop
3DS with Super Mario 3D Land — $179 at Best Buy and Target
3DS with Super Mario 3D Land — $199 at KMart and Sears

PSP-3000 core — $99 at Wal-Mart, KMart and Meijer
PSP-3000 core with Ape Escape or WipeOut Pure — $99 at Toys R Us

They also have a big list of games.

This guy runs down some Best Buy deals:

The top 10 hottest deals, according to, are:

Norton Internet Security 2012 (1-PC) [Boxed CD] – Staples – Free
Toshiba Satelite C655D-S5332 15.6″ Laptop – Radio Shack – $299.99
Xbox 360 4GB Console w/Kinect – Walmart – $199.96
Acer 23″ Widescreen LCD Monitor – Staples – $99.99
BlackBerry PlayBook 7″ Tablet – 16GB, WiFi – Staples – $199.99
Acer Iconia Tab Tablet – Staples – $299.00
HP Pavilion g4-1204nr 14″ Laptop – Radio Shack – $399.99
Velocity micro Cruz T301 7″ 2GB Tablet – Radio Shack – $99.99
Kindle Fire Tablet (Plus $20 Staples Gift Card After Rebate) – Staples – $199.00
Toshiba Satellite L755-S5360 15.6″ Laptop – Intel Core i5-2430M Processor, 6GB RAM, 750GB HDD – Staples – $549.99

LivingSocial announced its Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. More on that here.

What are some of the best deals you’ve seen? Let us know in the comments.