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The best Black Friday 2015 deals on laptops and tablets

The best Black Friday 2015 deals on laptops and tablets

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The weekend of Black Friday and Cyber Monday marks one of the best times of the year to pick up gadgets you may not necessarily need to own but have been eyeing for months now. In other words, it's a good time for a new tablet. The weekend sales extravaganza is also a prime time to find that ideal laptop at a $100 or even $200 or $300 discount.

As has been the case in years past, Best Buy has some of the biggest discounts across the widest selection of tablets and laptops from nearly ever big-name brand. Walmart and Target are back this year with great tablet deals too, while Amazon has been running a week-long promotion on its Kindle products alongside some steep discounts on Dell and Acer products. For those looking to avoid in-store lines or the early-morning online rush, lesser-known outlets for tech products like Office Depot and Staples may be worth checking out. And going direct to the manufacturer online — like Microsoft, HP, and, Dell — is never a bad idea either.

Best Buy

Thursday, Friday, and Saturday

Apple iPad Air 2 16GB / 64GB for $399.99 / $499.99 (regularly $499.99 / $599.99)
Apple iPad Air 2 128GB for $574.99 (regularly $699.99)
Apple iPad mini 4 64GB / 128GB for $399.99 / $499.99 (regularly $499.99 / $599.99)

Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display 13-inch for $1,349.99 (regularly $1,499.99)
Apple MacBook Air 11-inch for $779.99 (regularly $899.99)
Apple MacBook 12-inch for $1,149.99 (regularly $1,299.99)

Samsung Galaxy Tab E 9.6-inch with 16GB for $199.99 (regularly $249.99)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7-inch 32GB for $399.99 (regularly $499.99)

Microsoft Surface 3 64GB / 128GB for $399.99 / $499.99 (regularly $499.99 / $599.99)
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 i5 / i7 for $999.99 / $1,249.99 (regularly $1,299.99 / $1,549.99)

HP Envy 15.6-inch touchscreen laptop for $479.99 (regularly $679.99)
HP Envy 15.6-inch 2-in-1 laptop for $549.99 (regularly $749.99)
HP Spectre 2-in-1 laptop for $969.99 (regularly 1,169.99)

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro 256GB for $749.99 (regularly $999.99)
Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro 512GB for $999.99 (regularly $1,299.99)
Lenovo Y-700 15.6-inch touchscreen laptop for $999.99 (regularly $1,149.99)

Dell Inspiron 15.6-inch touchscreen laptop for $299.99 (regularly $429.99)

Amazon Fire 7-inch for $34.99 (regularly $49.99)

Target

Thursday, Friday, and Saturday

Apple iPad Air 2 with $150 gift card from $499
Apple iPad Air with $100 gift card from $399
Apple iPad mini 4 with $100 gift card from $399
Apple iPad mini 2 with $80 gift card from $269

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 16GB tablet with $30 gift card for $229.99 (regularly $299.99)

Walmart

Thursday and Friday

Apple iPad Mini 2 16GB Wi-Fi for $199 (regularly $269)

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite for $79 (regularly $139.99)

HP 15.6-inch Windows 10 laptop (4GB/500GB/Celeron) for $199 (regularly $319.99)
HP 17.3-inch Windows 10 laptop (4GB/500GB/AMD A6) for $299 (regularly $399.99)

Amazon

Friday, November 20th — Friday, November 27th

Kindle Paperwhite for $99.99 (regularly $119.99)
$30 off Kindle and Kindle for Kids Bundle (regularly $99.99)
Fire 7-inch tablet for $34.99 (regularly $49.99)
Fire Kids Edition for $84.99 (regularly $99.99)

$100 off select Intel Dell 2-in-1 laptops

ASUS 15-inch laptop for $129

Up to 40 percent off select Acer Chromebooks and Acer tablets

Office Depot

Thursday, Friday, and Saturday

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8-inch with 16GB for $179.99 (regularly $229.99)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7-inch with for $229.99 (regularly $299.99)

Dell Inspiron 5000 15.6-inch laptop for $439.99 (regularly $649.99)
Dell Inspiron 7000 2-and-1 for $549.99 (regularly $749.99)

Toshiba Satellite S55 15.6-inch laptop for $599.99 with $50 mail-in rebate (regularly $799.99)

Staples

Thursday, Friday, and Saturday

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8-inch with 16GB for $179.99 (regularly $229.99)
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7-inch with 16GB for $229.99 (regularly $299.99)
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7-inch with 32GB for $399.99 (regularly $499.99)

Toshiba 15.6-inch Windows 10 laptop starting at $299.99 with $50 rebate (regularly starting at $499.99)
Toshiba Satellite Windows 10 2-and-1 for $579.99 with $50 rebate (regularly $729.99)

HP 14-inch Windows 10 laptop for $399.99 with $50 rebate (regularly $599.99)

Dell Inspiron 2-and-1 11.6-inch / 13.3-inch for $299.99 / $499.99 (regularly $499.99 / $649.99)

Microsoft

Save $150 on Microsoft Surface 3 models with Type Cover (regularly starting at $479)
Save $200 on Microsoft Surface Pro 3 models (regularly starting at $699.99)

Dell Inspiron 15-inch laptop for $399.99 (regularly $749.99)

Asus Transformer 2-and-1 for $229 (regularly $349)

Dell

Starting 6PM ET Thursday and all day Friday

Inspiron 14-inch laptop with 2GB RAM for $149.99 (regularly $299.99)
Inspiron 15.6-inch laptop (4GB/500GB/Intel Core i3) for $229.99 (regularly $451.99)
Inspiron 15.6-inch laptop (4GB/500GB/Intel Core i5) for $379.99 (regularly $614.99)

Alienware 15.6-inch gaming laptop (8GB/1TB HDD/Core i7) for $1,199.99 (regularly $1,499.99)

Venue 10-inch 5000 series tablet for $149 (regularly $427.14)

HP

Envy 15t Windows 8.1 laptop (8GB/Intel Core i7) for $529.99 (regularly $829.99)
Envy 15t touch Windows 8.1 laptop (8GB/Intel Core i7) for $599.99 (regularly $929.99)

Envy 15z Windows 10 laptop (6GB/quad-core AMD) for $429.99 (regularly $549.99)
Envy 15z Windows 10 laptop (4GB/dual-core AMD) for $229.99 (regularly $419.99)
Envy x360 15t Windows 10 laptop (8GB0/Intel Core i5) for $549.99 (regularly $829.99)

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