Black Friday 2017

The Best 2017 Black Friday Deals: What to Look for and Hot Trends in Today's Market

With Black Friday just around the corner, many of us are looking to encounter the best deals in the business. Unfortunately, this can be quite challenging due to the sheer number of offers currently on the market. How are you to know whether or not you are receiving the best bargains? We have aimed to take the guesswork out of this equation by putting together an in-depth list which covers several different categories. So, please feel free to browse through each at your discretion. You can then make the most important decisions when the time is right. So, let's begin!

Mobile Phones

Smartphones are certainly one of the hottest gift items this year. As you may imagine, the sheer number of providers can prove to be quite daunting. As the time that this article was written, here are some of the best deals currently on the market. is currently offering a brand new Samsung Galaxy S8 with a two-year contract for less than £700 pounds. This equates to only £60 pounds up front and £26 pounds per month for 4 gigabytes of data over the O2 network.

Additionally, Virgin Mobile is offering an amazing deal on the Sony Xperia XZ. No money is required up front and basic plans start at only £19 pounds per month. Not only will users be able to enjoy one of the latest smartphones on the market, but this plan also offers a free PlayStation 4 as well as the 2018 version of FIFA Football.

Those who have been searching for a great deal on the iPhone X will be pleased with this next offer. TechRadar has teamed up with Carphone Warehouse to provide customers with a £40 pound gift card which can be used at establishment such as, M&S or Currys. There are no limitations in regards to what this gift card can be used for. This deal also covers older models such as the iPhone 8 and the iPhone 8 Plus.


In terms of laptop deals, Black Friday will certainly prove rewarding if you have been hoping to upgrade to a newer version without breaking the proverbial bank. Let's list a handful of the best bargains in the industry during the run-up to 24 November.

Argos is a well-known electronics provider and their selection is certainly impressive. For example, you are able to purchase a 14-inch HP laptop with a quad-core processor for only £280 pounds. Or, you may instead choose to enjoy a 14-inch Acer Swift 3 for a price of £680 pounds (this unit is equipped with an Intel Core 15 processor, 8 gigabytes of RAM and the Windows 10 operating system. Argos is also offering deals on models such as Lenovo and Mac. It is a good idea to navigate to their website to learn more.

Tesco is likewise offering an HP Pavilion X360 laptop for only £429 pounds as well as an Acer Aspire 15.6-inch model for a total of £379 pounds. This enables you to save more than £20 pounds off of the retail price. If you are a fan of Lenovo, their newest Miix laptop is now offered at a staggering £179 pounds (equipped with a 10.1-inch screen; ideal for travelling from place to place).

As you might already expect, Currys and PC World have teamed up to provide you with a host of other amazing laptop deals. Some of the most prominent include:

- The HP Pavillion X360 for £449 pounds.
- The Asus ZenBook 3 Deluxe 14-inch model for £1,400 pounds.
- The Lenovo IdeaPad 15.6-inch laptop for £600 pounds (you save £200 pounds)
- The Lenovo 80XL0o3FVUK laptop for £500 pounds (you save £200 pounds).

Please note that these are only a handful of the top third-party providers participating in Black Friday laptop deals. It is also a good idea to check out the manufacturers themselves, as they are likely to provide an even wider array of options. For instance, Apple is offering a 2015 MacBook 12-inch laptop with 8 gigabytes of RAM for only £999 pounds. The previous price associated with this model was £1,049 pounds.

The Best Black Friday Tablet Deals

Tablets are very popular devices due to their portability and their ability to connect to the Internet even when you are out and about. While they are much cheaper when compared to a handful of years ago, the fact of the matter is that the Black Friday deals that you are able to encounter will allow you to save even more money. A handful of the top bargains currently on the market include:

- The Amazon Fire 7 Kids Edition (£69 pounds after a £30-pound discount from Amazon)
- The Lenovo 16-gigabyte Tab 48 (£99 pounds from Currys).
- The Huawei MediaPad T3 10 9.6-inch tablet (from Currys PC World) at £99 pounds.
- The 2017 9.7-inch iPad from Apple (a five per cent discount from Argos when using the online code IPAD5.
- The Amazon Fire HD8 from Amazon is now offered at £89.99 pounds. This represents a discount of £40 pounds.
- The Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 is offered at £389.99 (was £449.99) from Currys
- The Asus ZenBook Flip S 13-inch 2-in-1 laptop is now selling at £1,099 pounds at Currys.

Of course, these are only a handful of the Black Friday bargains currently available. Check with these retailers to uncover even more bargains.

HD Televisions

The HDTV market has certainly grown in leaps and bounds during recent times. As this technology becomes even more advanced, the number of options at your disposal has likewise increased dramatically. If you have been looking to save money without sacrificing quality, you have indeed come to the right place. Let's quickly glance at a handful of the top HD television deals on the market during this upcoming Black Friday.

- Currys is offering a Samsung 43-inch smart ultra LED TV for the price of only £529 pounds (previously £699 pounds).
- The Sony Bravia 55-inch Smart 4K Ultra HD LED television is now £949 pounds compared to a previous price of £1,299 pounds (again from Currys)
- Tesco is offering a Toshiba 49-inch Ultra HD Smart LED TV for a mere £399 pounds.
- Tesco also provides a Sharp LC 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV for £499 pounds.

If you are looking for a high-end HDTV, John Lewis could likewise be the perfect option. This online retailer is now providing an LG 55-inch OLED television for £1,799 pounds. Features include 4K resolution, surround sound, a remote control, and smart functionality when connecting to the Internet.

Coffee Machines

If you hope to have the energy to tackle everyday tasks, coffee can often play a central role. Let's take a quick look at some of the top Black Friday coffee deals currently available throughout the United Kingdom.

- Debenhams is offering a Krups bean-to-cup coffee maker for £350 pounds (a 50 per cent discount.
- Debenhams is also providing the Nespresso U-White coffee machine at a price of £80 pounds (previously £130 pounds)
- John Lewis is selling the My Way coffee machine by Bosch for £99 pounds (a discount of £40 pounds).
- Argos is selling the NESCAFE Dolce Gusto Genio automatic coffee maker for £64.99 pounds (was £129.99 pounds).

Take a look at other third-part portals to encounter even more Black Friday deals on coffee machines.


Why not enjoy clear audio and a fully immersive listening experience with the help of a modern pair of headphones? You are now able to save even more money thanks to these and other amazing Black Friday deals:

- A pair of Brainwavz B200 earphones is now selling at £94.50 pounds on Amazon.
- Currys is offering Philips Bluetooth-equipped on-ear noise-cancelling headphones for £30 pounds (previously £40 pounds).
- is providing a pair of Beats by Dr. Dre Ubeats headphones at £50 pounds (reduced from £80 pounds).
- A pair of Sennheiser HD 599 Over-the-Back headphones for £180 pounds (down from £200 pounds).

So, it is clear to see that there are numerous opportunities to save money during this Black Friday.


Enjoying a comfortable night of sleep is always important if you hope to have a productive day. This concept has never been more of a reality thanks to the following Black Friday deals found below:

- is offering a Wakefield Pocket-Sprung mattress for £259 pounds (down from £599 pounds).
- Mattresses Online offers the Memory Zone Pocket 2000 mattress at prices starting at £269.99 pounds.
- Bensons for Beds is now offering an Amalfi Back Care Mattress for £299 pounds (was previously £349 pounds).
- Monaco is offering their Ortho Comfort mattress at a price of £349.99 pounds (was £699.99 pounds previously).

So, enjoying a great night of sleep has never been more of an economical option!


Blinds are able to provide a superior sense of privacy and comfort. Thankfully, you will no longer have to break the proverbial bank if you consider these amazing Black Friday offers:

- is offering a host of Black Friday deals including 50 per cent off on all currently sale-priced blinds as well as an additional 15 per cent for those who request an appointment between now and 27 November.
- boasts a number of discounts such as free samples, delivery between seven and ten working days as well as discounts of up to 20 per cent on specific models. It is best to contact a representative to learn more.
- A number of discounted window treatments and blinds are available at Deals include blackout blinds from The Gro Commpany starting at £22.99 pounds and Venetian blinds for as low as £12.99 pounds.

Stand Mixers

Stand mixers are a must-have around the kitchen or if you hope to entertain your guests with a tasty cocktail or two. Take a look at these one-time Black Friday offers from the most respected suppliers in the business.

- Currys is currently offering deals on KitchenAid Artisan mixers. These are now only £223.20 pounds using an online discount code. A free Currys gift card is included with every purchase. This card is worth £10 pounds.
- Kenwood has lowered the price of their 5-litre stand mixer (model number 0W20011141). Powered at 1000 watts, this product is now only £199 pounds (down from as high as £410 pounds)
- is providing amazing Black Friday deals on Kenwood stand mixers. For example, the KM240 is now priced at only £74.99 pounds (previously £159.99 pounds).

Washing Machines

Why spend a fortune on a new washing machine when you can leverage these Black Friday deals to your advantage? Let's take a look at three amazing offers not to be passed up.

- is providing the Candy Grand O'Vita washing machine for only £219 pounds. This unit was previously priced at £300 pounds.
- Currys PC World has reduced the price of their Hoover Dynamic Link unit; only £219 pounds after a discount equating to no less than £100 pounds.
- In the same respect, Currys PC World has dropped the price of the AEG ProSense washing machine. Previously offered at £580 pounds, it can now be purchased for an amazing £330 pounds.

Vacuum Cleaners

Who said cleaning the house has to be a chore? If you have been hoping to obtain the best deals on the latest models of vacuum cleaners, please read on. You can save a great deal of money in only moments while enjoying the reliability of some of the best brand names in the business. For example:

- has slashed their prices across the board ahead of Black Friday. The price of the Dyson V6 cordless vacuum cleaner has been reduced by £200.99 pounds while consumers can enjoy a rebate of 20 per cent when buying any VAX vacuum.
- Tesco is offering the Miele C2 Powerline vacuum at a reduced price of £99 pounds. This unit was previously priced at £209 pounds. A two-year warranty is equipped with every purchase.
- Hughes has likewise reduced the price of their Dyson DC28C ahead of Black Friday. This all-in-one vacuum cleaner is now only £149.99 pounds.

Please note that the prices of all of the electronics and household appliances mentioned within this article were valid at the time of writing. However, such levels are subject to change and it is likely that a number of new deals will become available as Black Friday draws even closer. Please feel free to use these references in order to make an informed decision and to save a great deal of money.