It’s been a long lead-up, but Best Buy is among the first to pull the lever on its official Black Friday 2023 deals. You can save money on loads of items, ranging from video games to Go Pro cameras. Basically, if Best Buy sells it, there’s a good chance it’s on sale this week for Black Friday 2023. You can view the entire sale here, or keep scrolling for the best deals available now.
TV Black Friday Deals
Best Buy has a number of Black Friday TVs on sale, across a wide variety of sizes and feature sets. If you’re looking for an ultra-affordable TV to put in a bedroom, the 40-inch TCL one on sale for $99.99 might do the trick. If you’re looking for something bigger or with a nicer picture, you can save cash on TVs up to a colossal 86 inches.
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Video Game Deals
PlayStation 5 Deals
PS5 Slim Bundles for $499.99
To coincide with the Black Friday shopping season, Sony has released a shorter, slimmer new design for the PS5. It looks great, and to sweeten the deal even more, you can get it bundled with either Spider-Man 2 or Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 at no extra charge. If you’re buying a PS5 this holiday season, there’s no reason not to get a free game packaged along with it. This is one of the best Black Friday PS5 deals available.
PS5 DualSense Controllers for $49.99
PS5 DualSense wireless controllers in a variety of colors are on sale for $49.99. That’s a terrific deal, considering many of them normally cost $74.99.
PS5 Game Deals
Want PS5 game deals? Most of these discounts are the best deals around right now, so stock up.
Nintendo Switch Deals
Nintendo Switch – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Bundle for $299
Nintendo’s long-running Black Friday Switch bundle is back. You can get a Switch packaged with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, plus a three-month individual membership to Nintendo Switch Online, all for the normal price of a Switch. It’s a good Black Friday Switch deal, even if they’ve offered the same one for many years running.
Nintendo Switch Game Deals
According to Nintendo’s Black Friday plans, the first-party games will go on sale starting Sunday, November 19. In the meantime, you can save on the third-party games listed above.
Nintendo Switch Red & Blue Joy-Con Super Mario Party Bundle
If you could use another set of Joy-Con, this bundle is a no-brainer. It gets you gorgeous red and blue Joy-Con, plus a digital copy of Super Mario Party, for $40 less than the two items would normally cost. And needless to say, Super Mario Party is a great party game.
Xbox Series X Bundle Deals
Those who could use an Xbox Series X this holiday season have some great money-saving options. For starters, you can get an Xbox Series X with a free copy of Diablo IV, all for $449.99. If you’re a My Best Buy Plus or Total member, however, you can get the console itself for $399.99 — the best deal we’ve seen yet. However, it’s worth noting that Walmart’s Black Friday deals include the Diablo 4 bundle, plus either Madden NFL 24 or Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 for $489 — a better deal if you’re interested in either of those games. For more sales like this, check out our picks for the best Black Friday Xbox deals.
Xbox Game Deals
Some great deals on Xbox games are available. Pick up any you’ve had your eye on.
Xbox Controller Deals
Almost all colors of Xbox controllers are now available for steep discounts, making now the best time of the year to pick up an extra controller or two.
Asus ROG Ally on Sale
If you’re looking to pick up what’s arguably the best Windows-based handheld gaming PC on the market, you can save some cash right now. The non-extreme Z1 model is also on sale for an even bigger discount.
iPads as Low as $249.99
The baseline 9th-gen iPad is a great tablet that can easily handle all the typical computing tasks you’d use a tablet for: browsing the web, dealing with email, using social media, and streaming video and music.
Save Up to $1,000 on iPhone with Trade-In
If you have a newer phone to trade in, you can save up to $1,000 off the latest iPhone. That ought to soften the hit to your wallet quite a bit.
MacBooks as Low as $749.99
If you’re in the market for an Apple laptop, you can save plenty at Best Buy. The M1-chip MacBook Air from 2020 is the most affordable, on sale for $749.99. That’s what I’m writing this on, and it’s still an extremely capable machine. But if you want more power, you can up it to a newer model or a MacBook Pro.
AirPods Max for $449.99
AirPods Max are some of the most comfortable and best-feeling headphones you can get. They also offer terrific active noise canceling. If you’re not looking to spend quite so much, the Bose QuietComfort 45 headphones are on sale for $199.99.
Looking for more Apple deals? Check out our guide to all of the Apple Black Friday sales.
Soundbars and Home Audio
Want to boost your home audio setup? The Sonos Black Friday sale is live, but the prices are also the same at Best Buy.
More Home Audio Deals
Sonos isn’t for everyone. If you’re not looking to put a crater-sized hole in your bank account, you can pick up a much more modestly priced sound situation on sale now.
More Tech Deals
Best Buy and tech go hand-in-hand. So it’s no surprise that you can save cash on everything from laptops to GoPro cameras.
4K UHD Blu-ray Movie Deals
With Best Buy announcing it’s planning to stop selling physical movies and TV shows, it’s no surprise the retailer is dropping prices to all-time lows for Black Friday. Truly, there’s no better time to pick up any movies or collections you want.
Home and Kitchen Deals
Loads of deals are available on kitchenware, appliances, and the like to use around the house. Also included are the Ring doorbell and Arlo security cameras.
Best Buy Black Friday 2023 Schedule
Of all the retailers, Best Buy has been running its Black Friday sale the longest. That said, here is the full schedule.
- November 17-25: Black Friday Sale
- November 26-27: Cyber Monday Sale
The official Black Friday sale kicks off November 17 and runs through Cyber Monday, which falls on November 27.
Best Buy Extended Store Hours
Starting November 6, Best Buy has extended its brick-and-mortar store hours. Here are the hours the stores are open, in local time:
- Monday – Saturday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
- Sunday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Note: all stores will be closed Thanksgiving Day, though you can still take advantage of the sale prices on the website.
Best Buy’s Holiday Shopping Return Policy
You’d hate to buy a gift for someone and have them not be able to return it if they don’t need it. To that end, Best Buy’s company website says, “Most gifts purchased between Oct. 27 and Dec. 30 can be returned through Jan. 13.”