One more year, next November will be the most popular selling day in the West, also known as Black Friday or Black Friday. As you know, on this day you can find deals on tech products even over 50% off.
So if you are planning to buy a new smartphone, portable, smart watch or any other product, it’s worth waiting for the next Black Friday, which will come with the best deals of the year.
There are many stores and brands that offer discounts and promotions both in their physical establishments and on their web pages so that consumers are “forced” to spend money, whether it is on a brand new TV or for the bike you’ve always dreamed of.
So that you can keep up with the big offer of offers (which is worth the redundancy), we have prepared an article for you with the best advice so as not to miss this big promotion. We also include a list of our tech offerings articles.
Don’t miss out on Apple’s best deals on our Macworld Europe page.
When is Black Friday?
Every year, Black Friday falls the day after American Thanksgiving, which means that this year the November 26. The sales will be extended during this weekend and until Monday, November 29, when Cyber Monday will be celebrated.
Now, as you have surely noticed in previous editions, these deals usually start a few days before the official Black Friday day and only end after Christmas. Thus, they are not limited to the three days of November.
What is Black Friday? Why is he famous ?
North American retailers came up with the idea of creating a day that would go against Thanksgiving ideals and replace the tradition of thanking family and friends with an evening of shopping that became, of course, international.
The name “Black Friday” is said to have been taken from the nickname it was known by on the Friday after Thanksgiving in Philadelphia, where there was heavy human and car traffic.
When Black Friday first became popular, the typical images of queues and crowded stores that we already associated with the start of the sales were common. However, people now prefer to do it online from the comfort of their homes.
Such is the success of this holiday which is also celebrated on Cyber Monday, which always falls on the Monday of the following week. At PCWorld Europe, we have also dedicated an article to the best cyber Monday deals.
Which online stores are participating in Black Friday?
Stores online from Europe participating in Black Friday
Stores online from Mexico participating in Black Friday
How to get the best Black Friday deals?
Tech products are of great importance during Black Friday. Not only because so many people shop from a computer or a smartphone, but because many others are taking advantage of this day to acquire this device that they have wanted for a long time.
Amazon is one of the best deals on “Black Friday” websites and often starts a few days earlier. You usually find the best discounts on your own products, such as tablets Fire or Kindle readers.
It is also advisable to take a look at other lesser-known online electronics stores, as they not only offer the same quality products, but you may even find even more irresistible deals. This is the case of Zococity in Europe, a company specializing in sound products.
Tips for getting the best Black Friday deals
Tip 1. In the days leading up to the start of the Black Friday sales, it is advisable to do a little research on the websites listed above to make sure they have the product you need and to see their full catalog.
Tip 4. Also check what the initial price of the products you want to buy later is. It’s quite common for retailers to raise their prices before Black Friday to make the deal look like a bargain, in fact.
Tip 3. We suggest you think carefully if you really need this product on sale. If, if you weren’t, you wouldn’t buy it for all the gold in the world, maybe it’s not that necessary and you really won’t be saving money. , but will waste it.
Tip 4. Before taking advantage of an offer, check the promotions that other competing stores have of the same product to make sure you get the best discount.
Tip 5. It is recommended that you take advantage of the 30-day free trial period of Amazon prime for free next day delivery, plus exclusive and limited offers that only subscribers can access.
How to return products purchased on Black Friday?
Theoretically, you should be able to return the products you bought during Black Friday under the same return policy as any day of the year, but that will depend on each retailer.
So it is advisable to individually check the conditions that each store puts on these days. You don’t want to buy something, want to return it, and can’t do it. Likewise, it may be more difficult to get a refund when purchasing. online.
What are the best technology products today?
It is easy to get lost among so many offers and more if you are unsure whether the product being promoted itself is really quality or not. Fortunately, at PCWorld we have a team of experts who have created rankings of the best devices, such as the following: