Plenty of new electronics became available in 2018 – from smart home assistants to video doorbells to Bluetooth speakers. Not only have we been researching and testing the newest electronics releases all year long, we're also tracking the best deals you can get on these products for Black Friday.
Not all Black Friday deals are as good as they seem, so be sure to check with us before purchasing. We'll also be updating this list all day looking for even better sales.
1. Tile Sport
Attach this lightweight industrial-strength item finding device to anything, and you'll never lose it again; activate your Tile via its companion smartphone app, and it will emit a loud noise hearable 300 feet away. For $19.99, it makes a great gift for that family member/friend who can't stop losing their keys.
2. Nest Learning Thermostat
Normally sold for $250, the Nest Learning Thermostat will pay for itself in under two years by learning how warm or cool you like your home, and when to kick on or shut down your AC for optimum comfort. You can pick up your choice of white, stainless steel, or copper at Walmart for only $179.
3. Graphite Jawbone Mini Jambox
This ultra-lightweight portable wireless Bluetooth speaker blasts crisp and crystal-clear sound from your mobile devices, allowing you to become to life of the party wherever you go. Amazon slashed the price of the graphite-grey model down to $35.90.
4. Xbox One Controller
It is rare to see Xbox One wireless controllers on sale, with $20 off most designs, including red, blue, and the stylish Sport White special edition, gamers have a colorful collection of controllers to choose from this Black Friday.
5. Fire HD 10 Tablet
If you need an affordable tablet to travel with, you'd be hard-pressed to find a better deal than Amazon's Fire HD 10 Tablet; it's durable, has a 10-hour battery life, runs a number of popular apps, and is available now for only $99.99.
6. Logitech G920 Racing Wheel
Take driving games to the next level with this realistic racing wheel and its accompanying set of pedals from Logitech. This sturdy and sleek racing wheel is designed to take a beating from dedicated gamers and keep on trucking, and it's 50% off this Black Friday.
7. Fire TV Cube
Amazon's Fire TV Cube is a voice-controlled media streaming player that has the benefit of also being an Alexa-powered device that allows users to manage a number of smart devices from the comfort of the living room. Discover thousands of 4K Ultra HD movies and TV shows for only $59.99, only on Amazon.
8. Overwatch Legendary Edition
Overwatch is a cartoony, team-based shooter game that supports an audience of more than 35 million players, meaning that you'll never run out of other people to team up with and blast together. Grab it for $19.99 while you can, to play as Ashe, Overwatch's brand-new bandit gang leader and her trusty robot butler, Bob.
9. Dark Gray Samsung Gear S2 Smartwatch
Samsung's brilliantly designed Gear S2 Smartwatch sports a number of customizable watch faces, keeps all of your most important information within a glance of your wrist, and is fully compatible with both iOS and Android smartphones. Amazon has taken 34% off the stylish dark gray version, and the Samsung Gear S2 has never been more affordable.
10. Samsung 82" QLED 4K UHD 6 Smart TV
Go big this Black Friday with this gigantic and gorgeous QLED TV, with a screen that hosts billions of colors, an incredible contrast between bright and dark scenes, and the convenience of voice assistance and a universal guide from Samsung's handy Q Smart system. The best TV of 2018 is 33% off this Black Friday, and it's a dream gift for movie lovers.
11. White GoPro HERO7
Outdoor adventurers will appreciate this rugged, completely waterproof, and streamlined GoPro, especially since its intuitive voice controls make it easier than ever to capture timeless memories. Walmart has the white GoPro HERO7 in stock for only $179.00.
12. Bose SoundLink Wireless Headphones II
Bose is known for their incredible sound systems, and their SoundLink Headphones are just as impressive as you'd expect them to be. It includes a lightning-quick 15-minute charge time, voice prompts to keep battery life in mind, and a lightweight and comfortable design that you won't want to take off. The offer on this right now is $199.00.
13. Roku Streaming Stick
It's great to be able to turn any TV into a smart TV with Roku's Streaming Stick, but we're especially impressed with the Roku's all-in-one remote that combines volume control, finding favorite programs, and voice commands to make juggling remote controls a thing of the past. It's a Black Friday steal at just $29.00.
14. Nintendo Switch Pro Controller
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will release on Dec. 7, and there will be high demand for this smoky-colored Pro Controller once it does, so get a jump on the competition and get a grip on this Amiibo-ready controller for $10.00 off while you can.
15. Toshiba 1TB Portable External Hard Drive
This 1TB storage unit from Toshiba has no superfluous frills or gimmicks — just a lightweight, simple, and trustworthy hard drive to store tons of irreplaceable photos, videos, and video game save data. You can get the classic black model now for only $48.99.
16. iRobot Braava
Let's face it: No one wants to clean up after the holidays, so why not give the gift of year-round clean hard floors with this handy robot? iRobot's Braava is a thorough cleaner that actively avoids walls and carpets, while excelling at getting those hard-to-reach spaces, and it's available right now for $169.00.
17. Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
With over 800 creatures to collect, trade, and battle, Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon will keep dedicated PokeManiacs busy for countless hours as they explore the four tropical islands of Alola. Considering the replay value of these games, $33.60 is a fantastic deal.
18. Blink XT Indoor Home Security Camera System
Amazon's build-it-yourself Blink security system includes a camera that will last two whole years on a pair of AA batteries and motion-activated recording, but the black XT version is well-worth paying a few extra bucks for a weatherproof camera with infrared night vision. Buy some peace of mind and watch over your home this Black Friday for $78.99.
19. Razer Basilisk
At only $59.97, this ultra-precise gaming mouse is padded with comfortable rubberized grips, customizable paddles for additional options, and built to last at least 50 million clicks to keep you at the top of the leaderboards.
20. Fitbit Charge 2
For just $99.99, you can start monitoring your heart rate, sleep activity, and how many calories you've burned over the day with the help of a Fitbit Charge 2. It doesn't have all of the features supported by the newer Fitbit Charge 3, but this is an excellent gift for anyone aiming to become more fit through 2019 and beyond.
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