Black Friday Gifts Under $500
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40 Great Black Friday Gifts Under $500

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Black Friday Gifts Under $500
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Into the Black

No matter who is on your gift list this holiday, America's biggest retailers have got you covered, with irresistible Black Friday deals on home goods, kitchen appliances, TVs, video games, and more. We've got an advance peek on some of the best gifts worth giving at the biggest savings of the year. And for information on Black Friday store hours, holiday return policies, and more, check out our companion article, "Everything You Need to Know About Holiday Shopping at Your Favorite Stores."

Prices and availability are subject to change. Sale prices may not yet be available.

Related: 11 Reasons You Should Shop on Black Friday

Philips 65" Ultra-HD Smart TV
Walmart

Philips 65" Ultra HD Smart TV

Buy on Walmart  $499

Sale Price: $278 from Walmart (available beginning 10 p.m. Wednesday online and 6 p.m. Thursday in store; through Black Friday as supplies last)
Buy It
Regular Price: $499 ($221 savings)
Walmart is going toe to toe with other retailers that have priced 4K sets to sell fast this Black Friday. The marquee deal is this Philips 65-inch AndroidTV with built-in Google Assistant that makes streaming and controlling your smart home easier than ever.

KitchenAid Professional 5-Quart Stand Mixer
Target

KitchenAid Professional 5-Quart Stand Mixer

Sale Price: $230 from Target
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Regular Price: $450 ($220 savings)
This sturdy KitchenAid has a roomy 5-quart stainless-steel bowl, 10 speeds, and a power hub that can take a wide range of attachments, from pasta makers to food grinders. Whip up as many as nine dozen cookies in one batch.

Sonos Play 1 Wi-Fi Speakers, 2 ct.
Costco

Sonos Play 1 Wi-Fi Speakers, 2-Pack

Sale Price: $230 from Costco (available Nov. 22-Dec. 2 in store and online)
Regular Price: $270 ($40 savings)
Buy It (members only)
These compact plug-and-play speakers use your Wi-Fi to stream music in any room of your home. Different units can be paired for bigger sound, too. Sonos is compatible with more than 80 streaming services, including Pandora, Spotify, and Apple Music. Or just listen from your own library.

Dyson Cyclone V10 TotalClean+ Cordless Stick Vacuum
Costco

Dyson Cyclone V10 TotalClean+ Cordless Stick Vacuum

Sale Price: $350 from Costco (available Nov. 28-Dec. 2 online; Nov. 29-Dec. 2 in store)
Regular Price: $480 ($130 savings)
Buy It (members only)
This powerful cordless vacuum offers up to an hour of power, easily transforms into a handheld, includes three suction modes and comes with several convenient tools, including a mini-motorized brush perfect for cleaning upholstery.

Beats Solo3 Wireless Headphones
Target

Beats Solo3 Wireless Headphones

Buy on Target  

Sale Price: $130 from Target (available all day Thursday, Nov. online and beginning 5 p.m. in store; through Saturday as supplies last)
Buy It
Regular Price: $300 ($170 savings)
Headphones are always a competitive category on Black Friday, which means sizzling deals like this one — one of the best out there on Beats. Get up to 40 hours of battery life on this wireless pair with easy-to-use on-ear controls, integrated mics and comfortable, adjustable ear cups. Fast Fuel will give you three hours of listening on a 5-minute charge.

Hot Wheels Super Ultimate Garage
Target

Hot Wheels Super Ultimate Garage

Buy on Target  $199.99

Sale Price: $120 from Target
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Regular Price: $200 ($80 savings)
Hot Wheels fans will go gaga over this playset with spiral ramps that stands more than 2 feet tall. It stores 140 cars and includes a huge vehicle elevator and even a jet plane with a landing pad.

Samsung 10.1" Galaxy Tab A
Costco

Samsung 10.1" Galaxy Tab A

Sale Price: $200 from Costco (now through Dec. 2 in store and online)
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Regular Price: $300 ($100 savings)
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A is a formidable iPad alternative for a fraction of the price. The high-resolution 10.1-inch screen offers a crisp, clear canvas for movies, games, productivity apps, and more. Get 13 hours of power on a single charge, and expand the 128GB memory up to 512GB with a micro SD card.

Nikon D3500 DSLR Bundle
Target

Nikon D3500 DSLR Bundle

Sale Price: $400 from Target
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Regular Price: $850 ($450 savings)
If those smartphone pictures just aren't cutting it anymore, take an entry-level DSLR such as this 24-megapixel Nikon for a spin. It comes with two lenses and a travel case.

Dell Inspiron 15.6" Touchscreen Laptop
Best Buy

Dell Inspiron 15.6" Touchscreen Laptop

Buy on Best Buy U.S  $299.99

Sale Price: $280 from Best Buy (available all day Thursday online and beginning 5 p.m. in store; through Saturday as supplies last)
Buy It
Regular Price: $450 ($170 savings)
For our money, this is one of the best Black Friday deals out there if you want a laptop that does a little bit more than a typical low-end Chromebook. Features include a touchscreen display, Windows 10, a fast Intel Core processor, a built-in webcam and mic, 128GB storage, and 8GB memory.

DeWalt 5-Tool 20-Volt Power Tool Combo Kit
Lowe's

DeWalt 5-Tool 20-Volt Power Tool Combo Kit

Sale Price: $249 from Lowe's (available starting Thursday online and 6 a.m. Friday in stores; through Weds., Dec. 4, as supplies last)
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Regular Price: $549 ($300 savings)
Far from some no-name tool set, this DeWalt combo is one of the best Black Friday deals around for anyone who wants to stock up on electric handhelds. You'll get a cordless compact drill, impact driver, circular saw, reciprocating saw, and LED work flashlight, plus two rechargeable batteries, a charger, and a premium contractor bag to keep everything organized.

Ring Video Doorbell Pro and Echo Show Bundle
Amazon

Ring Video Doorbell Pro and Echo Show Bundle

Buy on  $229  $338.99

Sale Price: $179 from Amazon (available "various dates and times" from Friday, Nov. 22, through Black Friday)
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Regular Price: $329 ($150 savings)
If you're in the market for a Ring, this is already a nice price — but the bonus of the Amazon Echo Show makes it even more compelling. Use your phone to see, hear, and speak to anyone who's at your door, or Alexa can alert you. Motion-detection alerts will tell you whether someone's there even if they don't ring the bell.

Apple Watch Series 3
Walmart

Apple Watch Series 3

Sale Price: $129 from Walmart
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Regular Price: $199 ($70 savings)
Though it's no longer the newest Apple Watch, the Series 3 still offers plenty for most tech enthusiasts, and this rock-bottom price makes it even more attractive for gifting. Features include waterproof casing, built-in GPS, Siri, and automatic activity tracking.

Samsung 3.1 Channel Soundbar System with Subwoofer
Walmart

Samsung 3.1 Channel Soundbar System with Subwoofer

Sale Price: $189 from Walmart
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Regular Price: $298 ($109 savings)
This Bluetooth-compatible soundbar churns out premium sound with wireless convenience. It comes with a dedicated center speaker and wireless subwoofer, and it's optimized for Samsung TVs.

Eero Mesh Wi-Fi System, 3 ct.
Amazon

Eero Mesh Wi-Fi System, 3-Pack

Buy on  $189.99  $249

Sale Price: $160 at Amazon
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Regular Price: $250 ($90 savings)
Availability: Nov. 22-29
This whole-home Wi-Fi system can replace your router and cover up to 5,000 square feet of space so that every corner has excellent connectivity. Eero, an Amazon-owned company, notes that this tech improves over time with automatic updates to keep your network safe and secure, and TrueMesh smart technology, which routes traffic to avoid congestion, buffering, and dropoffs.

Top-Flite XL Complete Golf Set
Dick's Sporting Goods

Top-Flite XL Complete Golf Set

Sale Price: $130 from Dick's Sporting Goods (available beginning Thursday, Nov. 28 online and Friday in store; through 2 p.m. Friday as supplies last)
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Regular Price: $300 ($170 savings)
Hit the links with this Top Flight set, perfect for the casual golfer, at a price much lower than we saw it during big Memorial Day sales. All the clubs you need are here, from an oversized driver to a mallet putter with alignment cutouts to help keep your aim on track. Women's sets will also be on sale.

Xbox One X 1TB 'Gears of War' Bundle
Target

Xbox One X 1TB 'Gears of War' Bundle

Buy on Target  $499.99

Sale Price: $350 from Target (available all day Thursday, Nov. 28 online and beginning 5 p.m. in store; through Saturday as supplies last)
Buy It
Regular Price: $500 ($150 savings, plus $40 gift card)
Video-game console bundles are a dime a dozen on Black Friday, but Target's gift-card bonus makes this one worth a second look for anyone in the market for an Xbox One X. In addition to the console and game, you'll get a wireless controller, too.

GoPro Hero8 Black Bundle
Best Buy

GoPro Hero8 Black Bundle

Sale Price: $350 from Best Buy
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Regular Price: $500 ($150 savings)
The GoPro Hero8 Black is primed for any adventure. Waterproof to 33 feet, it also produces super-smooth video in crazy conditions. Other features include voice control, easy live streaming, time warp and slow motion, face detection, and so much more. With the bundle, you get a spare battery, 32GB SD memory card, camera mounts, and a head strap, too.

Jetson Element Electric Scooter
Kohl's

Jetson Element Electric Scooter

Sale Price: $200 from Kohl's (available beginning Monday, Nov. 25 online and 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 28 in store; through Friday as supplies last)
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Regular Price: $300 ($100 savings plus $60 Kohl's Cash)
The rental scooters that have popped up all around major cities prove that these things aren't just for kids anymore. This foldable model goes up to 10 miles before needing a charge, has a headlight and tail light, and hits speeds up to a brisk 15 mph.

65" TCL Ultra-HD Roku TV
Target

65" TCL Ultra-HD Roku TV

Sale Price: $400 from Target
Buy It
Regular Price: $750 ($350 savings)
If you can make it to Target early enough on Black Friday, you'll find a doorbuster 65-inch Element 4K TV for $280. This reviewer-vetted TCL screen is one of the better bets, and the integrated Roku means easy access to all your streaming favorites.

Proform Performance 600i Treadmill
Best Buy

ProForm Performance 600i Treadmill

Sale Price: $499 from Best Buy
Buy It
Regular Price: $1,499 ($1,000 savings)
It's not too early to start thinking about those resolutions, especially with a treadmill deal this great. The 600i includes a 10-inch touchscreen, 50 integrated workouts, a heart-rate sensor, a cushioned deck, and an incline that adjusts up to 10%. Convenient features include a tablet holder and a music port with dual speakers.

iRobot Roomba 960
Amazon

iRobot Roomba 960

Buy on  $386.95  $649.99

Sale Price: $399 from Amazon
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Regular Price: $549 ($150 savings)
Availability: Nov. 22-29
This high-powered vacuuming robot offers better pickup performance than earlier models, the filter traps 99% of cat and dog allergens, and the device can be controlled via the iRobot HOME app, Alexa, or Google Assistant. Not ready to spend quite that much? Amazon will also be offering the iRobot Roomba 675 at $199 (a more than $50 savings).

Nintendo Switch and Mario Kart Bundle
Walmart

Nintendo Switch and Mario Kart Bundle

Sale Price: $299 from Walmart
Buy It
Regular Price: $425 ($126 savings)
Discounts on the Nintendo Switch are still hard to come by, but how's a free game sound? This Switch comes bundled with a full-game download of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, which would usually run you another $40 to $50.

Viper DS4+ Remote Start System
Best Buy

Viper DS4+ Remote Start System

Sale Price: $200 from Best Buy
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Regular Price: $280 ($80 savings)
A great cold-weather gift, this remote-start system lets you use your smartphone to start your car, turn on the heat, and unlock the doors remotely. A temperature sensor can even tell you when the engine is warm.

Apple AirPods Pro
Amazon

Apple AirPods Pro

Buy on  $249

Sale Price: $235 from Amazon (available now, but ships within 1-2 months; current delivery window of Dec. 10-Jan. 21)
Buy It
Regular Price: $249 ($14 savings)
Apple's recent AirPod release offers noise cancellation, plus three sizes for a customizable fit, and adaptive technology that even tunes music based on ear shape. They're also sweat- and water-resistant, and their wireless charging case offers more than 24 hours of battery life so you can listen to tunes, podcasts, and audiobooks all day.

Arlo 3-Camera Wireless Security System
Walmart

Arlo 3-Camera Wireless Security System

Sale Price: $179 from Walmart
Buy It
Regular Price: $249 ($70 savings)
The Netgear Arlo Pro cuts the cord on your outdoor security cameras, giving you the freedom to monitor any nook and cranny. The weather-resistant cameras include rechargeable batteries, two-way audio, and seven days of free cloud recordings. They're also compatible with Alexa and Google Assistant.

Dyson Pure Hot + Cool Link
Costco

Dyson Pure Hot + Cool Link

Sale Price: $375 from Costco (available Nov. 28-Dec. 2 online; Nov. 29-Dec. 2 in store)
Regular Price: $500 ($125 savings)
Buy It
This heater, fan, and air purifier will be useful year-round, and its sleek, blade-free design means it can keep a place of honor in your living room even if you have small kids or pets. Control it with your smartphone using the Dyson Link app.

Apple iPad 10.2" 32GB
Target

Apple iPad 10.2" 32GB

Sale Price: $250 from Target
Buy It
Regular Price: $330 ($80 savings)
This new-version iPad has a powerful A10 Fusion chip for enhanced processing and graphics, and it supports Apple Pencil. As always, it has a crystal-clear Retina display, FaceTime, Touch ID, Apple Pay, and much more.

Craftsman 450-Piece Mechanic's Tool Set
Sears

Craftsman 450-Piece Mechanic's Tool Set

Sale Price: $190 from Sears (available all day Thursday online and beginning 6 p.m. in store; through Friday as supplies last)
Buy It
Regular Price: $460 ($270 savings)
This impressive mechanic's tool set boasts 16 combination wrenches, three quick-release ratchets, six extension bars, six adapters, 191 sockets, 175 bits, 40 hex keys, and a magnetic handle. It all comes housed in a sturdy three-drawer case.

Propel 12' Trampoline With Enclosure
Kmart

Propel 12' Trampoline With Enclosure

Sale Price: $150 from Kmart (available all day Thursday online and beginning 6 a.m. in store; through Friday as supplies last)
Buy It
Regular Price: $350 ($200 savings)
Struggling Kmart comes through with one of the best deals on outdoor fun we've seen for Black Friday. Give energetic kiddos something to look forward to in warmer weather with this 12-foot trampoline, surrounded by a bungee-connected enclosure. The frame is rust-resistant to withstand the elements, too.

Sony Noise Canceling Wireless Headphones
Costco

Sony Noise Canceling Wireless Headphones

Sale Price: $130 from Costco (available Nov. 22-Dec. 2 in store and online)
Regular Price: $200 ($70 savings)
Buy It
You won't have to worry about charging these Sony headphones often — they go for up to 28 hours on a single charge. Three listening modes including noise cancellation keep you in control, and it's easy to answer calls, skip tracks, or use a voice assistant like Siri with the touch of a button.

Samsung Galaxy S9 Smartphone
Walmart

Samsung Galaxy S9 Smartphone

Buy on Walmart  $599.99

Sale Price: $399 from Walmart
Buy It
Regular Price: $599 ($200 savings)
The best thing about this cell-phone deal, other than the sweet discount? No contract is required with the Straight Talk prepaid phone service. But if you don't mind signing a new contract, look for big gift-card bonuses from Walmart on phones like the iPhone XS ($450 Walmart eGift Card, plus an additional $250 with an eligible trade-in).

PlayStation 4 1TB Only on PlayStation Bundle
Walmart

PlayStation 4 1TB Only on PlayStation Bundle

Sale Price: $199 from Walmart (available beginning 10 p.m. Wednesday online and 6 p.m. Thursday in store; through Friday as supplies last)
Buy It
Regular Price: $300 ($101 savings)
Take advantage of a nice price drop on this older console, the Sony PlayStation 4 1TB. It comes bundled with a wireless controller and a remastered "The Last of Us" game, plus digital full-game downloads of "God of War" and "Horizon Zero Dawn."

Sony Streaming 4K Blu-Ray Player
Best Buy

Sony Streaming 4K Blu-Ray Player

Buy on Best Buy U.S  $179.99

Sale Price: $130 from Best Buy
Buy It
Regular Price: $250 ($120 savings)
This ultra-high-definition Blu-ray player has built-in Wi-Fi for easy streaming, 3D compatibility, and high-resolution audio support. Use it to play DVDs, CDs, and plenty of other media and file formats, too.

Samsung Galaxy Smartwatch
Target

Samsung Galaxy Smartwatch

Sale Price: $250 from Target
Buy It
Regular Price: $330 ($80 savings)
Know someone looking for a sleeker design in a smartwatch? The Samsung Galaxy is a good candidate, with watch faces you would never realize were digital. Still, they'll get fitness tracking, apps, notifications, and even wireless charging.

HP 14" Intel Pentium Laptop
Costco

HP 14" Intel Pentium Laptop

Sale Price: $215 from Costco (available Nov. 28 online only)
Regular Price: $300 ($85 savings)
Buy It
Need a cheap, do-it-all laptop? This 14" HP runs Windows 10 and comes with a big bonus: A one-year subscription to Microsoft Office 365. It includes 4GB memory, a 64GB hard drive, and an Intel Pentium Processor.

LG 32" High-Definition Monitor
Costco

LG 32" High-Definition Monitor

Sale Price: $120 from Costco (available Nov. 28 online only)
Regular Price: $170 ($50 savings)
Buy It
If you need a bigger screen for work or play, it's hard to beat this deal on a crystal-clear 32" LG monitor. Features include on-screen control, screen split, reader mode to alleviate eye strain, and wall-mount compatibility.

Netgear Orbi Whole Home Wi-Fi System, 3 ct.
Costco

Netgear Orbi Whole Home Wi-Fi System, 3 ct.

Sale Price: $300 (available Nov. 22-Dec. 2 in store and online) from Costco
Buy It
Regular Price: $400 ($100 savings)
Orbi is the answer to weak Wi-Fi. This plug-and-play router and two satellites can provide coverage in up to 7,500 square feet — no more pesky dead spots. Connect more satellites if you need more coverage, and don't worry about overloading your network with devices, since Orbi keeps things speedy. It's also compatible with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.

Ecovacs Deebot N79W Robotic Vacuum
Target

Ecovacs Deebot N79W Robotic Vacuum

Sale Price: $150 from Target
Buy It
Regular Price: $280 ($130 savings)
Kick your feet up with this robotic vacuum, featuring a three-stage cleaning system as well as anti-drop and anti-collision sensors. Schedule cleanings anywhere using your phone, or control it with your voice using Alexa or Google Assistant.

HP Pavilion 15.6" Gaming Laptop
Walmart

HP Pavilion 15.6" Gaming Laptop

Sale Price: $499 from Walmart
Buy It
Regular Price: $899 ($400 savings)
Availability: Currently sold out online; available in store at 6 p.m. on Thur, Nov 28.
Gamers will love the power and speed they get from this HP's Intel Core i5 processor. It also has a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 graphics card, 8GB memory, and a 256GB solid-state hard drive. At under 5 pounds, it's plenty portable enough for on-the-go play.

Ring Video Doorbell Pro
Amazon

Ring Video Doorbell Pro

Buy on  $249

Sale Price: $179 from Amazon
Buy It
Regular Price: $249 ($70 savings)
Availability: Nov. 22-29
In the market for security-improved smart-home tech? You can save almost 30% off the regular price on this doorbell, which features HD Video, motion-activated alerts, and easy installation. You could just buy the doorbell, but know that Amazon will be bundling it with the Echo Show 5 for the same price — $179 — as well.