Black Friday is here, which means the best deals of the year are as well. Of course, you probably know by now that not every deal during Black Friday is worth your consideration, which is why we’re spending all day checking on the top e-commerce sites to find the actual best bargains and then passing them along to you.
These are the best 18 deals we’ve seen so far and we’ll be updating this list all day to keep you up to date. Whether you’re shopping for yourself, your family, or your friends, there’s a great Black Friday deal out there for you.
We have a feeling that this will be one of the most popular Black Friday grabs of 2018 – the Facebook Portal does what many other smart home assistant do, but better. Take advantage of the incredibly powerful camera that moves when you do, plus Alexa is built in so you can control all your smart home apps through it. Today, it’s available for only $150.
If you’re stuck on what to get for the older kids in your life, then you might want to consider the Anki Cozmo – it’s one of our favorite coding toys because it’s fun but also teaches important coding skills. And you can get it for $40 off right now.
Backyard Discovery Timberlake Cedar Wooden Playhouse
Just because temperatures are cool and snow is on the horizon doesn’t mean you can’t get gifts for the summer. For just $169.98, you can get this wooden playhouse from one of our favorite backyard toy companies. The high-quality construction is sure to last for years to come.
Bose SoundSport Wireless Headphones
Bose has always been known for crisp, quality audio from their speakers and they’ve brought that same quality to their wireless headphones. You can snag a pair for under $100 today and enjoy 6 hours of music without needing to recharge – perfect for being on the go and working out.
The Fitbit Ionic is the top-of-the-line Fitbit available at the moment and our favorite model. It’s $70 off for Black Friday — one of the best deals we’ve seen. We love that fitness programs are built into the tracker so you can keep workouts interesting.
Cobra Electronics RAD400 Radar Detector
This is the perfect gift for the speedster in your life. For just $59.98, you can give them a radar detector from Cobra – one of our favorite radar detector companies. Just remember that radar detectors aren’t legal in every state and having one doesn’t mean you should drive recklessly.
If you’ve been considering getting off cable and switching to streaming instead, then this is the deal for you. The Roku Ultra is the most powerful Roku available and can stream HD and 4K from all your favorite sources like Netflix and HBO. It’s on sale for $49.99.
Snow Joe ION8024-XRP Cordless Two Stage Snow Blower
Winter is basically here, so it’s never too late to get prepared. We tested Snow Joe snow blowers last winter and were impressed by its power considering how light it is. If you’re gearing up for heavy snowfall, then pick one of these up for just $699.98.
Clarisonic Mia Cleansing Brush
Fashion and beauty bloggers have been raving about the Mia cleansing brush and now you can get it on sale at $234 for Black Friday. In this set, you also get a La Roche-Posay cleanser and clay mask to sweeten the deal. If you’re looking to clear up and brighten your skin, then we highly recommend this brush.
Official Sky Zone x Vuly 14-Foot Trampoline
Sky Zone makes a lot of our top trampolines and there are plenty on sale today. This trampoline is perfect for the family and has lots of safety features – plus right now, it’s only $299.
Echo Show bundle
We loved the original Echo Show but the new generation is even better with an improved screen and speakers. In this bundle, you get $70 off the Show and a Wyze cam – perfect for keeping an eye on your entryway or it can be used as a baby monitor.
Anova Culinary Sous Vide Nano Precision Cooker
If you’ve been thinking about trying out sous-vide cooking, then now’s the time to get involved. This is the smaller version of our best of the best sous vide machine and it’s at one of the lowest prices we’ve ever seen – $74.99.
Swagtron Swagboard Pro
Hoverboards have become less and less expensive every year, which means anyone can enjoy the technology. Grab one of our favorite models for $199 and make a child on your list incredibly happy when they’re cruising at speeds up to 7 mph.
Teton Sports Oasis
Get ready for a big summer outside with this Teton Sports hydration pack. We love the Teton Sports product line and this pack maintains the same quality. And at $31, it’s an excellent deal. The 2-liter size is perfect for day hikes and it’s built to be comfortable on bike rides.
Fingerlings Glitter Monkey, 2 Piece Bundle
Fingerlings have been one of the most popular gifts for the last two years and that trend seems to be holding up again. We expect this deal will sell out before the end of the day so don’t wait. You can get the Fingerlings Duo for just under $12 – perfect for a stocking stuffer.
NEX Weighted Blanket
Weighted blankets are very “in” right now – they’re great for insomniacs, children with ADHD, or anyone who sleeps better with heavy blankets. At $47.99, a fraction of the usual price, we expect this deal to sell out.
Nutri Ninja 2-in-1 Blender
Nutri Ninjas are some of our favorite blenders, especially for small households or anyone on the go. This two-in-one set is perfect if you want to make smoothies but also just need a normal blender. And at $49.99, it’s a gift that won’t break the bank.
LEGO Ideas NASA Apollo Saturn V
Every year, LEGO sets get more and more advanced and exciting and the NASA Apollo is no exception. Any LEGO lover will be ecstatic to receive it, and right now it’s only $99.99.
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