That’s because there’s no significant new HDTV technology; 3D TVs didn’t motivate buyers and 4K TVs are still in the early stage and consumers lukewarm on upgrading just for the higher resolution, so retailers are using a tried and true way to get consumers to buy: deep discounts.
Below is a list of Thanksgiving deals available nationwide.
Before you head out, bear in mind that competition will be tough, merchandise will likely sell quickly and not all deals are available in-store. Many of these are limited quantity door busters meant to entice you into the store to make extra purchases that aren’t being sold at a loss.
Samsung Ace phone, no contract, $29 (it’s normally $129.98). Deal available from 6 to 7 p.m.
Vizio 65” LED LCD TV, $648. Deal starts at 6 p.m. in-store only (one-hour guarantee).
Xbox One Halo “The Master Chief” bundle, $329 (includes free $30 Walmart gift card). Savings of $120 off.
PS4, $399 (includes free $50 gift card plus Grand Theft Auto V game disc and a download voucher for The Last of Us, re-mastered.)
GoPro Hero3+ Silver Edition Camera, $249.97 ($50 savings). Online only, live all day Thursday while supplies last, at Walmart.com
Westinghouse 48" LED LCD TV, $235. Deals starts at 6 p.m., in-store and online.
iPhone 5s, $79 (includes free $30 Target gift card). Starts 9 p.m. in-store and online.