Now’s the time to start thinking about your plans for , the annual day of bumper deals and offers, and if you want to know where all of the very best bargains can be grabbed, we’re here to tell you everything you need to know about the most tempting Argos deals for 2017.
Argos always goes all-in for Black Friday, which we like, and it looks like this year’s extravaganza isn’t going to be any different. Of course Argos has a bewildering number of categories and departments to sift through, but we’re going to focus on all the best tech and gadget deals you can pick up, as well as a few extra surprises.
Save yourself some frantic clicking and scrolling by browsing through the selections below, which we’ll update before, during and after Black Friday 2017. If there’s an electronics deal that you need to know about, then you’re going to find it here – whether it’s a cut-price or a significant saving on a .
Don’t waste any more time reading this introduction – check out the best of Argos Black Friday 2017 below!
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Argos Black Friday deals
To get you more in the mood for Black Friday 2017 here are some of the best deals that Argos announced during the shopping craziness that was Black Friday 2016.
Gaming Black Friday deals – Black Friday is usually the perfect time to pick up that games console you’ve had your eye on, and Argos made the purchase of a that little bit more appealing by reducing its Call of Duty Infinite Warfare bundle down to £199.99.
More recently the price of a limited edition gold PS4 Slim, with a 500GB hard drive, was down to £249.99 – so you can see that if gaming is what you’re interested in, Argos is often the best place to go.
TV Black Friday deals – Argos usually comes up with the goods when it comes to deals on TVs, and Black Friday 2016 was no different, with the 43-inch LG 43LH570V Full HD Smart LED TV (complete with USB recording and playback capabilities) down to £295 on the day.
Gadgets Black Friday deals – as we’ve mentioned, one of the reasons we pay special attention to Argos on Black Friday is because it has so many gadgets on offer, including the full-sized , which last year could be yours for the bargain price of £119.99.
Smartphone Black Friday deals – Black Friday is also the perfect time to get that smartphone upgrade you’ve been promising yourself as there are so many decent deals around, such as £50 off the at Argos last year, putting the price down to just £249.95.
Tablet Black Friday deals – if you were more interested in tablets than smartphones during Black Friday 2016, then Argos had you covered in this department too. The 32GB Wi-Fi , for example, could be picked up for a mere £209 in silver or space grey.
Audio Black Friday deals – audiophiles really were spoilt for choice at Argos during Black Friday 2016, with a pile of offers available. One of the best was the Bose SoundSport audio-only in-ear headphones on offer at half price, just £39.99 of your hard-earned cash.
More recently the Google Home speaker has been knocked down to £99, which is £30 off the regular retail price.
Toy Black Friday deals – Argos is also a great choice for toys of all descriptions. One of the Black Friday deals that particularly caught our eye last year was the Disney Star Wars AT-AT U Command Figure for only £79.99, offering plenty of Star Wars fun for fans of all ages.
Argos on Black Friday 2017: what you need to know
Everything you already know about Argos works extra well for Black Friday: the easy ordering system, the simple website navigation, and the host of item categories are all helpful for the keen bargain hunters out there. There’s the option of popping into a store if you want to save on delivery charges too – just double-check opening times and traffic conditions before you do (though you do have a seven-day window to pick up purchases).
Argos recommends getting yourself an account before Black Friday 2017 hits, if you don’t already have one, so you’re set up and ready to go on the actual day (otherwise you’ll have to spend time entering address and payment details). On top of that, signing up for email updates is a good idea if you want to be the first to hear about the best deals, and if needed you can spread the cost of purchases with an (check online for details).
As soon as the clock strikes midnight on the Thursday, the deals go live, and according to Argos the quietest time on its website on Black Friday 2016 was between 3am and 4am – so if you want the pick of the bargains before anyone else, you might want to consider an early start. Meanwhile, if you’re heading into a store to browse through the catalogue or pick something up, Argos says it’ll be putting extra staff on to lend a hand as well.
The top 5 Argos Black Friday deals last year
1. HP 15-ay020na laptop bundle
Black Friday is always a good opportunity to pick up a cheap laptop: last year Argos was selling the HP 15-ay020na laptop with a bag, mouse and a copy of McAfee for just £269.99.
2. Amazon Fire tablet
The Amazon Fire tablets are some of the best value slates around, especially on Black Friday – last year you could pick up an Amazon Fire 7 tablet with Alexa for only £29.99.
3. Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
4. Sony KD55XD7005 4K TV
4K TVs have never been cheaper – for just £769 you could have bagged a Sony KD55XD7005 55-inch model running Android TV last year, more than £200 off the model’s original price.
5. The Force Awakens Interactive Darth Vader
Star Wars fans were spoilt last Black Friday at Argos, with this interactive Darth Vader toy figure reduced from £119.99 to just £24.99, a bargain whatever side of the Force you’re on.