Best Buy Unleashes Black Friday Savings on Apple, 3D HDTVs, & More!

Best Buy Unleashes Black Friday Savings on Apple, 3D HDTVs, & More!

Best Buy has announced it will offer three waves of doorbuster Black Friday deals during their Black Friday sale.

Most Best Buy stores will be opening at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. For shoppers waiting in line, tickets will be given out up to 2 hours before stores open.

Due to state laws, stores in Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Puerto Rico will be closed on Thanksgiving. Best Buy stores in Maine and Puerto Rico will open at 12:01 a.m. on Black Friday, while Massachusetts and Rhode Island stores will open at 1 a.m. on Black Friday.

Most Best Buys will remain open until 10 p.m. on Black Friday.

The company says hours may still vary across the country because of local laws. Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile stores that are located in shopping malls may follow mall operating hours. Best Buy Mobile locations outside of malls will still open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day.

Best Buy’s first wave of Black Friday doorbuster deals will begin when stores open on Thanksgiving Day.

Next up are Midnight Mystery doorbusters which will be available in-store only and can be previewed online at 10 p.m. CST Thanksgiving Day at

The third wave of deals will begin with more doorbusters starting at 10 a.m. on Black Friday.

My Best Buy members will be eligible for special events and early access to holiday deals.

Online orders of $25 or more will be eligible for free shipping at

Cyber Week deals will begin at immediately after Black Friday.

Best Buy’s Black Friday ad for 2013 reveals discounts across the store on popular electronics such as televisions, Apple products, video games and systems, computers, cameras, appliances, audio equipment, and more.

Examples of deals on TVs, DVD players, and DVDs include:

  • $400 – $500 off select Samsung Smart 3D HDTVs
  • LG 55” LED HDTV marked down $500 to $499.99
  • Samsung 65” HDTV marked down $500 to $999.99
  • Free delivery on select television purchases
  • Sony Smart Wi-Fi Built-in Blu-ray Player for $54.99 ($65 savings)
  • Blockbuster Blu-Ray DVDs $7.99, normally $24.99 – $34.99 each
  • Up to 65 DVD titles $1.99 each
  • Up to 160 Blu-ray titles $3.99 each
  • Up to 85 TV titles $9.99 each

Black Friday savings on Apple products provide:

  • $150 off all MacBook Air computers
  • $50 – $70 off the iPad Air
  • 16GB iPad 2 with Wi-Fi $100 off for $299.99
  • $15 off an Apple TV for a price of $84.99
  • $100 iTunes gift card for $85
  • $200 off a 13.3” Display, 4 GB Memory, 128GB Flash Storage MacBook Pro w/ Retina display
  • $50 off 7th Generation (latest model) iPod Nano 16GB MP3 player

Samples of computer and tablet savings offer:

  • $100 off 16GB Samsung Galaxy Tablet 3 10.1 in white
  • $120 off 8GB Insignia Flex 8 in black
  • $230 off Split 2-in-1 13.3” HP Touchscreen Laptop w/ 4GB Memory, 128GB Solid State Drive in Modern Silver

Best Buy’s Black Friday video game and game system deals include:

  • Xbox 360® 250GB Black Friday Bundle for $189.99 ($110 savings) w/ Halo, DarkSiders II, TombRaider, and Batman Arkham City games
  • Wii U™ Black Friday Mario Bundle for $319.97 ($50 savings), Luigi also available
  • Selection of $39.99 games marked down to $29.99 including: Nintendo Wii Just Dance 2014, PS3 Saints Row IV, Xbox 360 Call of Duty: Black Ops II w/ Revolution Map Pack, & PS3 Batman: Arkham Origins
  • Selection of $29.99 games marked down to $14.99 including Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles for Nintendo DS3 and Forza Motorsport 4 for Xbox 360
  • Popular PlayStation 3 and Xbox Video games marked down to $34.99, orig. $59.99 (save $25)

Highlights of other deals from Best Buy’s Black Friday ad show:

  • $1670 (44%) off a Samsung kitchen appliance bundle with dishwasher, refrigerator, over-the-range microwave, and range
  • savings of $80 to $1400 on appliances from Whirlpool, Samsung, & Frigidaire
  • 25% off all Dyson vacuums
  • 20% off all KitchenAid and Keurig
  • 10% or more off all Beats by Dr. Dre headphones
  • Savings of $50 to $1010 on Canon and Nikon cameras and bundles

More of Best Buy’s Black Friday deals and ad for the 2013 Christmas shopping season can be viewed at

Consumer Expert Sierra Tajen

Sierra Tajen is a freelance writer. Always on the hunt for a good bargain, she loves sharing the latest deals and steals with her readers.