Best Buy's Black Friday sale is LIVE — 13 discounted devices chosen by our resident deal expert

Black Friday is still a few days away, but Best Buy has already launched a major shopping event with loads of historic discounts on smartphones, TVs, wearables, and more. As Android Central's resident deal hunter, I've done the work of gathering some of my favorite offers so you don't have to go looking. 

The deals on display below include stuff like a jaw-dropping $125 off the Google Pixel 7a and a sweet 43% discount on Amazon's Fire HD 10 tablet. Obviously this barely scratches the surface, so keep on reading to see how much you can save on top devices. 

It's also worth noting that many of Best Buy's biggest competitors are matching their prices, so we'll include some price tracking info for each pick as well. If you want to look beyond the limits of Best Buy, don't forget that I'm actively tracking all the best Black Friday tech deals across the web so you don't have to. 

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1. Google Pixel 8 Pro 128GB:$999$799 at Best Buy

1. Google Pixel 8 Pro 128GB: $999 $799 at Best Buy

The Pixel 8 Pro topped our list of the best Android phones of 2023, and now you can grab one from Best Buy and save a straight $200 during their Black Friday event. That's the biggest discount that the unlocked phone has ever received, plus the retailer will give you a free month of Xbox Game Pass for simply showing up. 

Price tracker: Amazon - $799 | Google Store - $799

2. Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra 256GB:$1,199.99$899.99 at Best Buy

2. Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra 256GB: $1,199.99 $899.99 at Best Buy

Everyone knows that the Galaxy S23 Ultra is a supremely powerful device, but its steep price tag keeps it out of reach for most people. Fortunately, Best Buy's Black Friday sale is carving $300 off the price of the 256GB Ultra, bringing it down to a much more reasonable $899.99. There's also some enhanced trade-in credit up for grabs if you have an old device lying around. 

Price tracker: Amazon - $899.99 | Samsung - $899.99

3. Google Pixel 7a 128GB:$499 $374 at Best Buy

3. Google Pixel 7a 128GB: $499 $374 at Best Buy

One of the best cheap Android phones around, the Google Pixel 7a comes with the same Tensor G2 chipset and a lot of the camera tech that makes the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro such stellar devices. Grab a Pixel 7a from Best Buy during the Black Friday sale and you'll get a whopping $125 off, plus three months of YouTube Premium for free.

Price tracker: Amazon - $374 | Walmart - $419

4. Samsung Galaxy Watch 6 44mm (BT):$329.99$259.99 at Best Buy

4. Samsung Galaxy Watch 6 44mm (BT): $329.99 $259.99 at Best Buy

The Samsung Galaxy Watch 6 has just about every feature you could want in a smartwatch, from the intelligent health and fitness tracking technology to the 40 hours of battery life and durable construction straight out of the box. Thanks to Best Buy's Black Friday sale, you can grab one of these wearables for just $259.99. 

Price tracker: Amazon - $259.99 | Samsung - $259.99

5. Fitbit Charge 6:$159.95 $99.95 at Best Buy

5. Fitbit Charge 6: $159.95 $99.95 at Best Buy

The Charge 6 may be Fitbit's newest wearable, but that hasn't stopped from Best Buy's Black Friday sale from sending the price of the fitness tracker down to just shy of a Benjamin. 

Price tracker: Amazon - $99.95

6. Sony 65" BRAVIA XR A75L 4K UHD Smart TV: $2,599.99$1,499.99 at Best Buy

6. Sony 65" BRAVIA XR A75L 4K UHD Smart TV: $2,599.99 $1,499.99 at Best Buy

As part of their epic Black Friday sale, Best Buy is carving $1,100 off the 65-inch Sony A75L 4K UHD Google TV, an entertainment powerhouse that boasts AI-powered image processing with 4K upscaling, color-boosting XR OLED Contrast Pro, and exclusive optimization features for the PlayStation 5.

Price tracker: Amazon - $1,498 | Sony - $1,499.99

7. Blink Outdoor (4th Gen) - 5 Camera Security System:$399.99 $199.99 at Best Buy

7. Blink Outdoor (4th Gen) - 5 Camera Security System: $399.99 $199.99 at Best Buy

If you're looking to beef up your home security setup this holiday season, check out this deal that gets you 50% off a 5-pack of Blink Outdoor cameras with 1080p video capture and up to two years of battery life. 

Price tracker: Amazon - $199.99

8. Amazon Fire HD 10 32GB (2023 version):$139.99$79.99 at Best Buy

8. Amazon Fire HD 10 32GB (2023 version): $139.99 $79.99 at Best Buy

It may not be the most cutting-edge device on the planet, but the Amazon Fire HD 10 is nevertheless a versatile tablet with loads of battery life and enough power to handle most daily tasks with ease. Right now you can grab one for just $80, which is a 43% drop from its usual retail price. 

Price tracker: Amazon - $79.99

9. Motorola Razr Plus 256GB:$999.99$699.99 at Best Buy

9. Motorola Razr Plus 256GB: $999.99 $699.99 at Best Buy

The Razr Plus was one of the better foldable phones released in 2023, pairing the efficiency of a Snapdragon chip with a truly sophisticated yet user-friendly design. During Best Buy's Black Friday sale, you can get a discount on this versatile device, sending the price crashing to down to just $699.99. That's cheaper than a lot of flagships!

Price tracker: Amazon - $699.99

10. Garmin Instinct 2 Solar 45mm: $399.99$299.99 at Best Buy

10. Garmin Instinct 2 Solar 45mm: $399.99 $299.99 at Best Buy

Our resident smartwatch expert Michael Hicks chose this as the Garmin watch deal he'd buy ahead of Black Friday, and it's easy to see why. You're getting a sweet $100 discount on the Instinct 2 Solar, a rugged wearable with unrivalled battery life and tons of health and fitness tracking features. 

Price tracker: Amazon - $299.99 | Garmin - $399.99

11. Google Pixel Watch 41mm:$279.99$199.99 at Best Buy

11. Google Pixel Watch 41mm: $279.99 $199.99 at Best Buy

If you care more about sophisticated design than ruggedness, the Pixel Watch is one of the best-looking wearables on the market, and now you can get a hefty $80 off during Best Buy's Black Friday sale. 

Price tracker: Amazon - $199.99

12. LG 48" Class A2 Series Smart TV:$1,299.99$549.99 at Best Buy

12. LG 48" Class A2 Series Smart TV: $1,299.99 $549.99 at Best Buy

Best Buy's Black Friday is dropping an incredible $750 off the 48-inch Class A2 Series TV from LG. You'll get 4K upscaling, Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision support, and instant access to all your favorite streaming services. The retailer is also throwing in three months of Apple TV Plus for free. 

13. Insignia 32" F20 Series Fire TV:$149.99$79.99 at Best Buy

13. Insignia 32" F20 Series Fire TV: $149.99 $79.99 at Best Buy

I always like to write up an F20 Series Fire TV during major shopping events because, although it's far from the best TV on the market, it offers loads of bang for the buck. For just 80 bucks, you're getting reliable (albeit simple) smart TV with nice-looking HD resolution and instant access to all of your favorite streaming services.

Price tracker: Amazon - $79.99

Patrick Farmer
eCommerce Editor

After almost a decade of working in the e-commerce space, Patrick Farmer (he/him) began his career at Android Central as a Deals and Commerce Writer before moving into a new role as AC's eCommerce Editor in 2023. When he's not hunting down the best deals and offering shopping advice for our readers, you'll often find him listening to music, camping out at a brewery, or treating his cat like a human child.