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Wal-Mart’s long-awaited 2016 Black Friday ad has arrived! This year, Wal-Mart is focusing not just on the quality, but also the quantity of its Black Friday deals.
Wal-Mart’s Black Friday event begins at 6 p.m. in stores on Thanksgiving, but most of the deals will be available online starting at 12:01 a.m. Eastern time that day. The retailer will hand out wristbands for select doorbusters to in-store shoppers.
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Wal-Mart 2016 Black Friday deals
The superstore promises to have a greater number of hot-ticket items like TVs and tablets in stock, especially online.
We’ve highlighted some of the Walmart Black Friday deals below:
- DVDs and Blu-rays for $1.96 apiece.
- $298 for Philips 55-inch 4K LED TV (regularly $498).
- $648 for Samsung 60-inch class smart 4K TV (regularly $1,098).
- $398 for Vizio 60-inch HDTV (regularly $698).
- $30 for a Sharper Image video drone.
- $48.88 for Hatchimals toys.
- $249 for the PlayStation 4 Slim “Uncharted 4” 500GB bundle with $30 gift card ($50 savings).
- $369 for the DJI Phantom Standard 3 drone ($130 savings).
- $199 for the 32GB iPad mini 2 ($70 savings).
- $119 for the Samsung Chromebook 3.
- $69 for the Fitbit Flex 2 ($30 savings).
Wal-Mart also released several early offers that were made available via app immediately following the release of its ad at 12:01 a.m. Eastern on Nov. 10.
Among the current deals:
- $599 for a Hitachi 65-inch 4K Ultra HD TV ($400 savings).
- $279 for Xbox One S 500GB “Minecraft” console with bonus controller ($20 savings).
- $299 for the Acer 15.6-inch Core i5 laptop ($150 savings).
- $139 for 1-carat T.W. diamond sterling-silver pendant and earrings ($361 savings).
- $98 for the RCA 11.5-inch 32GB Quad-Core 2-in-1 tablet with keyboard.
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Wal-Mart 2015 Black Friday deals
In 2015, the retail giant released a 32-page ad that placed a heavy emphasis on electronics. A $149 40-inch 1080p LED TV and a $25 Roku special-edition streaming media player were among the special buys, which started at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving. Other deals included:
- Dyson DC33 bagless upright vacuum for $197 (regularly $269).
- $59 for a Fitbit Flex activity tracker.
- $198 for a Samsung 32-inch smart TV.
- $9.72 for kitchen appliances like an Oster blender and a five-quart stainless-steel Crock-Pot slow cooker.
Shoppers who waited in a designated line could also take advantage of Wal-Mart’s 1-Hour Guarantee, which meant that if an item ran out in the store, they’d be entitled to receive it before Christmas.
Check out our full list of 2016 ad leaks for up-to-date deal news from a wide range of retailers.
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