Expected eBay, Target, Walmart Sales


This post was created by the Contributor in partnership with BestBlackFriday.com, which specializes in holiday season sales. The deals highlighted within this post were independently selected and do not contain affiliate links.

Having looked at the best Black Friday 2018 deals we expect from Amazon, Best Buy and Kohl’s, it is time to examine the other big players:

eBay
,

Target
and

Walmart
. We know doorbusters will include major
iPhone, Galaxy, PS4 Pro, Xbox One X and HDTV sales, but who will give you the best bang for your buck?

This article will show you what to can expect from Black Friday 2018 and which stores should be the focus of your attention…

Walmart’s Black Friday 2018 sales are the headline attractionWalmart

Best Black Friday Tech Deals from eBay, Target and Walmart

Predicting Black Friday 2018 deals means learning your history. More specifically, you need to study last year’s ad scans (courtesy of BestBlackFriday.com): the  8-page eBay Black Friday ad, 36-page Target Black Friday ad and 32-page Walmart Black Friday ad. These are the deal which stood out:

eBay – Last Year’s Best Black Friday Deals

  • Apple iPhone 8 Plus (Unlocked) for $769.00 (save $30) – review deal
  • Apple iPad Pro 128GB 12.9 inch (4G + WiFi) for $649.99 (save $230) – review deal
  • LG Flat 48.5″ LED 4K UHD 6 Series Smart TV for $359.99 (save $337) – review deal
  • Google Home Mini + $10 eBay Gift Card for $29 (save $20) – review deal
  • GoPro Hero6 Black + $50 ebay Gift Card & 16GB MicroSD Card for $449.99 (save $50) – review deal
  • 43-inch UHD 4K HDR Smart LED TV for $279.99 (save 49%) – review deal

eBay – What to Expect for Black Friday 2018

eBay won’t compete with Walmart’s massive iPhone and Galaxy discounts, but it will also be less reliant on coupons and give you more straight price discounts than many other stores. If that simpler shopping appeals, eBay should be high on your list.

  • iPhone XS for $949.05 (save 5%) when bought unlocked without an instalment plan
  • iPhone XS Max for $1,033.06 (save 6%) when bought unlocked without an instalment plan
  • 50-inch 4K TV for $200 (premium brand)
  • 55-inch 4K TV for $255 (premium brand)
  • Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch 64GB (Wi-Fi Only) for $649 (save $150)
  • iPad iPad 9.7” 32GB for $229 (save $100)
  • Google Home Mini + $10 eBay Gift Card for $24 (save $25)

Target’s Black Friday 2018 will be its biggest everTarget

Target – Last Year’s Best Black Friday Deals

  • Westinghouse 55-inch Smart UHD 4K TV for $249.99 – review deal
  • Microsoft Xbox One S 500GB with $25 Gift Card for $189.99 (save $90) – review deal
  • urBeats Earphones for $49.99 (save $50) – review deal
  • Google Home Mini with $10 Target Gift Card for $29 (save $20) – review deal
  • Free $250 Gift Card with Apple iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus with Qualified Activation – review deal
  • Free $300 Gift Card with the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8, or Galaxy S8+ with activation – review deal
  • Sony PS4 1 TB Console for $199.99 (save $100) – review deal

Target – What to Expect for Black Friday 2018

Target looks like the number one threat to Walmart for this year’s sales season. It will get head-to-head on all the biggest name products and hard on consoles bundles. Look out for these eye-catching offers:

  • 55-inch 4K TV – $190 from an off-brand
  • Microsoft Xbox One X Bundle with $25 Target Gift Card – $399.99 (save $100)
  • Google Home Mini with $10 Target Gift Card – $24 (save $25)
  • Free $250 Gift Card with Apple iPhone XS, Apple iPhone XS Max, or Apple iPhone XR with Qualified Activation
  • Free $300 Gift Card with the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, Galaxy S9, or Galaxy S9+ with activation
  • Sony PS4 Pro Bundle with $25 Gift Card – $274.99 (save $125)
  • Apple Watch Series 4 with $30 Gift Card – $399.99 (no discount)

Walmart – Last Year’s Best Black Friday Deals

  • Free $300 Walmart Gift Card with purchase of Apple’s iPhone X, iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus – review deal
  • Free $300 Gift Card with the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8, or Galaxy S8 Plus with activation – review deal
  • PlayStation 4 GranTurismo Sport VR Bundle for $299 (save $100) – review deal
  • Nintendo Switch Console with Neon Blue and Neon Red Joy-Con for $299 – review deal
  • Microsoft Xbox One X 1TB Gaming Console for $499 – review deal
  • Sharp 55-inch Class 4K (2160P) Smart LED TV for $298 – review deal

Walmart – What to Expect for Black Friday 2018

Despite the rise of digital-focused rivals, Walmart remains the holiday sales king and its deals on this year’s new iPhones and Galaxy smartphones should continue to drive the biggest crowds to its door. That said, also watch out for its HDTV deals, those featuring respectable brands will go fast.

  • Apple iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR – $300 Walmart Gift Card when activating a new instalment plan
  • Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+, Note9 – $350 Walmart Gift Card when activating a new instalment plan
  • Sony PlayStation 4 Pro Bundle – $274.99 (save $125)
  • Nintendo Switch Bundle (game or free memory card) – $299 (save circa $60)
  • Microsoft Xbox One X Bundle with $30 Walmart Gift Card – $399.99 (save $100)
  • 55-inch 4K TV – $200 from a respectable brand

As we approach Black Friday leak season, remember that the biggest stores can change their prices right until their ad scans are official. Also, don’t be too despondent if you miss out on Black Friday as Cyber Monday 2018 should see many of the best deals return for a second outing.

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