Smartwatches are popular holiday gifts because they are easy to buy for other people. You don’t have to worry about sleeve length, shoe size or color schemes. If you know a person’s favorite sport then you are golden as you can choose between fitness-centric watches, running watches, hiking watches and even watches for golfing. You really can’t lose.
These smartwatches are more than just great-looking timepieces. They include smart features like GPS tracking, heart-rate monitoring, music playback, and notifications. And, a number of these high-tech devices are expected to be discounted for Black Friday.
Black Friday smartwatch deals to expect
Black Friday will likely be home to a ton of great smartwatch deals, and we’re expecting deals on all kinds of smartwatches.
The Apple Watch is largely considered to be the best smartwatch out there, and we’re expecting that a few Apple Watch models will get discounts. Notably, any retailers that still have the Apple Watch Series 4 in stock will likely give it hefty discounts. Even better deals will be available for the Apple Watch Series 3. We’re not quite sure if the Apple Watch Series 5 will get a discount — especially considering the fact that last year the Apple Watch Series 4 didn’t really get any discounts.
Other smartwatches will almost certainly get discounts, too. For example, the Samsung Galaxy Watch is likely to get some sweet deals, as will many of Fossil’s Wear OS smartwatches.
Black Friday smartwatch deals we saw last year
Last year, we saw some excellent smartwatch deals on Black Friday. Perhaps the best deals were on the Apple Watch Series 3, considering how in-demand the device is. Some retailers offered up to a massive $180 off the device, which was pretty impressive to see — and it’s possible the same will happen again this year.
Fossil discounted many of its Wear OS smartwatches last year, too. Some of its watches were discounted up to a whopping 50%.
Smartwatch deals going on right now
Can’t wait until Black Friday sales? There are some great smartwatch deals available right now, and if you find something you like, it might be worth pulling the trigger now. Notably, you can find some sweet discounts on the Apple Watch Series 3, as well as on the Ticwatch E, and the Samsung Gear Sport. Here’s a rundown of some of the best smartwatch deals right now.
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