NerdWallet Names 18 Of The Best Black Friday 2018 Deals

Posted at 9:45 AM, Nov 21, 2018

(NerdWallet) – NerdWallet is showcasing some of the best Black Friday deals available.

The consumer news magazine picked 18 of the best deals of Black Friday 2018, based on products that are popular and affordable. Black Friday is on Nov. 23, but most deals will be available on Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 22).

1. 55-inch TV, Target

Target will sell an Element 55-inch Smart 4K UHD TV for $199.99 (regularly $379.99). This offer is available in-store only.

2. Movies, Walmart

Walmart will have over 110 movie titles for $1.96 each, over 180 titles for $3.96 each and over 70 titles for $5.96 each.

3. Fitbit Versa, Kohl’s

Kohl’s will offer the Fitbit Versa smartwatch for $149.99 (regularly $199.99). Plus, get $45 in Kohl’s Cash.

4. Boots, J.C. Penney

Department store J.C. Penney will sell boots for the family for $19.99 (regularly $50-$89).

5. Free doorbusters, Macy’s

Macy’s will offer select doorbusters — including items such as a slow cooker and a bath rug — for free after a mail-in rebate. The offer is available in-store only, and most items have a limit of one per household. Regular sales tax will apply.

6. Ring doorbell, Best Buy

Best Buy is bundling the Ring Video Doorbell Pro and Chime Pro for $179.99 (save $120). Get a free Amazon Echo Dot (3rd generation) with purchase (a $49.99 value).

7. Xbox One X, Walmart

Walmart will take $100 off the Xbox One X 1TB Console this year. It’ll be on sale for $399 (was $499).

8. Google Home Mini, Target

Target will slash the Google Home Mini by nearly half, selling the hands-free speaker for $25 (regularly $49).

9. 43-inch TV, Best Buy

Best Buy will offer savings of $200 on a 43-inch Toshiba LED Smart 4K UHD TV. It’ll be available for $129.99. This doorbuster will be in-store only.

10. Nest thermostat, Kohl’s

Kohl’s will give shoppers a choice of the Nest Hello video doorbell or Nest Learning Thermostat for $179.99 (regularly $229.99 or $249.99 each). Plus, get $45 in Kohl’s Cash.

11. Luggage, J.C. Penney

J.C. Penney will sell any size American Explorer hardside luggage for $39.99 (regularly $180-$220).

Costco will offer the Netgear Nighthawk X6S AC3000 Wi-Fi Router for $129.99 ($70 off) There’s a limit of three.

13. iPad, Walmart

Walmart will have the iPad (6th generation) 32GB model on sale for $249 (was $329). Colors may vary by store.

14. Pillows, Macy’s

Macy’s will mark down certain Calvin Klein pillows to $6.99 (regularly $34). But that sale price will go up to $16.99 after 1 p.m. on Black Friday.

15. Appliances, Lowe’s

Lowe’s will discount appliances by up to 40% (exclusions apply). Plus, get bonus savings of up to a $600 Lowe’s gift card via rebate with purchase of two or more select major appliances $396 or more.

16. Bose headphones, Costco

Costco will take $60 off the Bose On-Ear Bluetooth Wireless Headphones, making them $99.99. There is a limit of three.

17. Tote bag, Victoria’s Secret

Victoria’s Secret will once again give away a Black Friday tote bag this year with a $75 purchase. Get a free blanket and tote with a $150 purchase.

18. MacBook Air, Best Buy

Best Buy will sell an Apple MacBook Air laptop with a 13.3-inch display and 128GB flash storage for $799.99 (save $200).

See something you like? Shop early while supplies last, and check with each store for full sale details and exclusions. We listed one retailer for each of these deals, but you may be able to find the same sale price at other stores as well.

Consult our list of Black Friday store hours so you know when to shop. Keep in mind that not all deals will be available both online and in-store.