The Best Pre-Black Friday Sales: Amazon, Paul's TV, newegg, and more

By Joshua Nichol-Caddy, dealnews contributor

Are you gearing up for Black Friday yet? With so many sales to hit in such a short amount of time, we're advising you put in place a shopping strategy. In an effort to help you land the best of this year's Black Friday bargains, we've rounded up some of our favorites pre-Black Friday sales including deals on DVDs, electronics, home goods, appliances, and more.

  1. Video Game Lightning Deals
    Vendor: Amazon
    Price: From $15
    Shipping: Free shipping via Prime
    Expires: November 26

    Is It Worth It?: This Editors' Choice sale on video games boasts a number of video games and accessories at all-time low prices. NCAA Football 13 costs just $25 and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is available for $15. Although it is unclear on which consoles these games are available, it is clear when these low prices begin: NCAA Football 13 will be available on November 20 at 4:10 pm ET and Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 goes on sale November 23 at 12:10 pm ET. You'll want to be ready to buy because these items will sell out faster than a hungry teenager devouring a turkey leg.

    During Black Friday week, Amazon is also offering Blu-ray and DVD Lightning Deals. Many of these items, including The Complete Megaset of Kids in the Hall on DVD for $25.99 and The Prisoner: The Complete Series on Blu-ray Disc for $22.99, are also available at all-time lows. And like their video game counterparts, these movies are available for a limited time only.

  2. newegg Pre-Black Friday Frenzy Sale
    Price: Varies
    Shipping: Free
    Expires: November 21

    Is It Worth It?: This is one of the best sales we've seen from newegg this year, which puts a number of laptops, desktops, monitors, computer peripherals, software, and more at the lowest total price we could find. Note that discounts are reflected on the product page, and some deals require a coupon code or mail-in rebate.

  3. Lowe's Black Friday Savings Now Sale
    Vendor: Lowe's
    Price: Varies
    Shipping: From $7 s&h or free shipping on orders over $49

    Is It Worth It?: While this isn't Lowe's Black Friday sale, we did find a number of strong discounts on select tools, appliances, kitchenware, and more. The Whirlpool 24" Stainless Steel Built-In Dishwasher (pictured) is available for $299 and the Roper 3.4-Cubic-Foot Top-Load Washer is available for just a buck more at $299.99. Each qualify for free shipping to boot. Looking for other discounted home appliances from Lowe's?

  4. Samsung Black Friday Week Sale
    Price: Varies
    Expires: November 26

    Is It Worth It?: Samsung's pre-Black Friday sale is the largest sale we've seen from this vendor this year and yields several price lows on home appliances and more. Shop now and be able to spend Black Friday sitting comfortably watching football on a new Samsung HDTV while playing Angry Birds on that new tablet, laptop, and smartphone.

  5. Paul's TV Black Friday Sale
    Discount: Up to 40% off
    Shipping: Free shipping

    Is It Worth It?: Paul's TV's Black Friday sale lets consumers cash in on deals on 35 items, including HDTVs, receivers, speakers, and more from LG, Panasonic, Denon, Samsung, Sharp, and Toshiba, many of which are at or near the lowest total prices we've seen. These Black Friday deals are perfectly priced with free delivery, too! Use this as an opportunity to transform your living room into a home theater, which would certainly enhance the experience of watching the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

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DealNews may be compensated by companies mentioned in this article. Please note that, although prices sometimes fluctuate or expire unexpectedly, all products and deals mentioned in this feature were available at the lowest total price we could find at the time of publication (unless otherwise specified).


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