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Best Black Friday iPhone Deals 2017

Nov. 9, 2017
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iPhones have historically been absent from Apple’s own Black Friday sales, but that doesn’t mean you won’t get a chance to save money on these coveted smartphones on this major shopping day. We searched through the ads and found deals on the new iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X at a variety of stores, plus considerable savings on older models.

Check out these Black Friday iPhone deals from the retailers below. Note that most offers are contingent upon specific carriers or plans.

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Best Black Friday iPhone Deals 2017

Best Buy

At Best Buy, save up to $200 on the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus with qualified activation on Verizon, AT&T or Sprint. The phones are regularly listed starting at $699 and $799, respectively.

If you opt for the iPhone 6S instead (regularly priced starting at $449), you’ll save $150 with activation on one of the aforementioned networks. This model starts at $9.99 per month.


When you purchase the iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus at Target and activate it on Verizon, Sprint or AT&T, you’ll get a $250 Target gift card as a bonus.

The retailer will also have the more basic iPhone SE on sale for $99.99 (regularly $159.99) through Total Wireless.

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AT&T and Verizon customers on qualifying payment plans can pay $0 down and score a $300 Walmart gift card with activation of select Apple phones. Eligible devices include: the iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X.

Walmart shoppers can get the iPhone 6 through Straight Talk Wireless for $129 (previously $199), or the iPhone SE for $99 (previously $129) on Walmart’s Family Mobile.

More savings

As Black Friday approaches, keep your eye out for discounts elsewhere. You may find additional iPhone deals directly from major cell phone carriers like AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon.

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