Because technology moves at such a rapid rate, once-cutting-edge gadgets and gizmos quickly become obsolete and incompatible with future generations of tech, and because of how immensely interconnected and reliant our lives have become with technology, not investing in new tech simply isn’t an option for the vast majority of individuals. And while acquiring Silicon Valley’s latest and greatest hardware and tech tends to come at a fairly exorbitant price, shoppers can save a significant amount of cash if they’re willing to wait for each year’s Black Friday sales, which have finally rolled around. Below, we’ve hand-picked some of the tech segment’s steepest discounts and most noteworthy deals so you can find gifts for everyone on your list, without breaking the bank.
HP Spectre x360 Convertible Laptop 13t touch
Offered in three housing color options, this HP laptop and tablet hybrid packs a full keyboard, webcam, premium speakers from Bang & Olufsen, a 10th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and Iris Plus Graphics card, 13.3″ diagonal FHD display, 8 GB of onboard memory, and 512 GB SSD storage, amongst a slew of other highlights. This holiday season HP is offering this versatile piece of tech at a $250 discount.
From massive Bluetooth party speakers to tiny cutting-edge true wireless earbuds, JBL produces a wide range of audio gear, much of which can be had for a whopping 60% off this Black Friday.
It’s only fitting that the undisputed leader in the drone space is also offering one of the leading tech deals this Black Friday, with the Chinese outfit giving discounts of nearly half-off on select drones, action cameras, and other accessories.
KEF’s LSX speaker has long been one of its most popular models, though this Black Friday the British audio brand is giving customers even more incentive to invest in a pair of LSXs, dropping its price by 36% down to just $800 (versus its regular $1,250 MSRP).
When it comes to rugged outdoor-focused smartwatches, few if any outfits offer a better product than Suunto, yet despite the strength of its offerings, the company is giving discounts of up to 86% of select items, including its Ambit3 Peak models.
With more than 75-years of experience to draw from, Sennheiser undoubtedly produces some of the finest personal audio gear, and for the German brand’s 2020 Black Friday sale, Sennheiser is offering anywhere from 18% to 50% off its best-selling models, including its cutting-edge MOMENTUM 3 headphones and MOMENTUM 2 true wireless earbuds.
NOMAD manufactures some of the most attractive desk and mobile gadget accessories, combining old-world materials and craftsmanship with modern tech. For Black Friday 2020, the California-based company is giving customers a 30% site-wide discount on its entire catalog, plus up to 80% off clearance items.
If you plan on gifting someone the latest Xbox or Playstation console, you very well may want to consider supplementing the larger purchase with a few peripherals in the form of games, extra controllers, or online community memberships–all of which are being offered at up to 50% of through Gamestops 2020 Black Friday sale.
Regardless of what type of audio gear you’re in the market for, Edifier is slashing prices across the board on its speakers, headphones, and earbuds with up to 45% off select items.
Whether you’re looking to build out a new smart home speaker setup, or simply seeking to upgrade your existing system, Sonos is making that process easier by knocking off between $100 and $200 on select soundbars, subs, and smart speakers.
Master & Dynamic
An opportunity to save big on some of the finest American-made headphones in existence, M&D’s Black Friday sale is knocking at least $60 off $300 orders and no less than $125 on orders exceeding $500—with a portion of each sale earmarked for charity.