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The Ultimate 2012 Black Friday Shopping Guide: Black Friday Deals At Kmart, Walmart, Target and Best Buy

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The Ultimate 2012 Black Friday Shopping Guide: Black Friday Deals At Kmart, Walmart, Target and Best Buy image black friday 2012 deals 300x202This year retailers are offering Black Friday deals earlier than ever before and some of the best sales will be available through “Doorbuster” deals starting on Thanksgiving.  To help you sort through all the Black Friday ads, below is a look at the best Black Friday deals from Kmart, Walmart, Target and Best Buy.

2012 Kmart Black Friday Deals

This year Kmart will offer deep discounts on special items starting on Thanksgiving Day and on Black Friday the store doors will open at 3am.  Below is a look at some of the best Black Friday deals you can expect to see at Kmart this year.

Top Thanksgiving Doorbuster Deals at Kmart

  • Proscan 32″ LCD HDTV $97 (reg 249.99)
  • X-Treme Tab 4GB 7″ Touchscreen Android Tablet $39.99 (reg 69.99)
  • Sony Blu-ray Player with Wi-Fi $89.99
  • LG 47″ 1080p LED HDTV $599.99 (reg 699.99)
  • 4Sigh 9″ 4GB Multi-Touch Android Tablet $89.99 (reg. 139.99)
  • Asus X401A 14″ Laptop w/ Intel Celeron 2GB RAM 320 GB HD, Windows 8  $219.99 (reg 369.99)
  • Xbox 360 4GB Kinect Bundle $199.99 (reg 249.99)

Top Black Friday Deals at Kmart  

  • Seiki 24″ Class 1080p LED HDTV $88 (reg 189.99)
  • Nintendo DSi $79.99 (reg. 99.99)
  • Proscan 50″ 1080p 60Hz LCD HDTV $288 (reg 649.99)
  • RCA 32″ 720p 60Hz LCD HDTV with Built-In DVD Player $239.99 (reg 313.99)
  • Panasonic DVD Home Theater System $99.99 (reg 149.99)
  • Magellan RoadMate 2136T-LM GPS Receiver with free Bracketron GPS Vent Mount $69.99  (reg 139.99)
  • LG Blu-ray Player with Built-in Wi-Fi $59.99
  • Canon PowerShot A2300 Digital Camera w/ Free 8GB SD card $79.99 (reg 139.99)
  • Nintendo Wii Black Console w/ Wii Sports & Wii Sports Resort $129.99
  • HP Pavillion 15.6′ laptop with AMD Dual Core, 4GB RAM, 320 GB HD $299.99 (reg $499.99)
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 – 7″ Tablet $177.99 (reg 249.99)
  • Sony DSC-W620 14.1 MP 5x Optical Zoom Digital Camera $79.99 (reg 119.99)
  • Samsung 5.1 500W Blu-ray Home Theater $179.99
  • Canon EOS Rebel T3 18-55mm 12.2 MP Digital Camera with 8 GB SD card $449.99 (reg $499.99)
  • Samsung 40″ 1080p 60Hz LED HDTV $429.99 (reg 679.99)
  • Samsung Blu-ray Player with Wi-Fi $69.99
  • Magellan RoadMate 5220-LM 5″ GPS $89.99 (reg 149.99)
  • Toshiba 32″ 720p LCD HDTV $249.99
  • Nextbook 8″ LCD 1GHz Wi-Fi Tablet $99.99 (reg 169.99)

2012 Target Black Friday Deals

This year Target is starting their Black Friday deals at 9pm on Thanksgiving Day and below is a look at some of the best deals you can expect to find.

  • Apex 32″ 720p LCD HDTV $147 (reg 249.99)
  • Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch eReader $49 (reg 99.99)
  • Xbox 360 4GB Kinect Holiday Bundle w/ Kinect Adventures & Disneyland      $199.99
  • NikonCoolpix L310 14.1 Megapixel 21x Optical Zoom Digital Camera $99.99 (reg      199.99)
  • Samsung 32″ 720p 60Hz LED HDTV $247.99 (reg 379.99)
  • Westinghouse 50″ 1080p 60Hz LCD HDTV $349 (reg 599.99)
  • Samsung WiFi Blu-ray Player (streams Netflix) $69.99 (reg 99.99)
  • iPad with Retina display $499.99 + Free $60 Target gift card
  • iPad 2 starting at 399.99 + free $60 Target gift card
  • iPod touch 16GB 4th gen $195 + free $40 Target gift card
  • iPod nano 16GB $149 + free $20 Target gift card
  • iPhone 4S for Virgin Mobile – No Contract – $499.99
  • iPhone 4 for Virgin Mobile – No Contract – $399.99
  • TomTom 1400M Portable GPS w/ Free Lifetime Maps $79 (reg 119.99)
  • Canon Rebel T3 Digital SLR Camera Bundle w/ 18-55mm lens, 75-300mm lens, 4GB SDHC card, Canon DSLR bag $499.99 (reg 749.99)
  • PS3 250GB Game System Bundle w/ Uncharted Dual Pack Game, inFamous Game, PS3 Console, and 1 wireless controller. $199.99
  • Gateway 15.6′ laptop with AMD A8, 4GB RAM, 500GB HD, with Windows 8 $349 (reg $529.99)
  • Wii System Bundle w/ Wii Sports Game, Wii Sports Resort game, free Just Dance Kids 2 game, and one controller. $119 (reg 129.99)
  • PS Vista Wi-Fi Bundle with free Lego Batman 2 game. $199.99 (reg 249.99)
  • Nintendo 3Ds Console with free Super Mario Bros.: 3D Land game $149.99 (reg 209.99)
  • NHL 54″ Air Hockey Table w/ Electronic Scoring and sounds $55 (reg 79.99)

2012 Walmart Black Friday Deals

This year Walmart has received a lot of bad press for their decision to start their Black Friday deals even earlier than last year.   Walmart is scheduled to open at 8pm on Thanksgiving Day however there is new that their employees plan to strike on Black Friday.  Below is a look at the top Black Friday deals at Walmart this year.

  • Nintendo Wii Console (one controller, one nun chuck, no games – basic package) $89
  • Nintendo DSi XL Console $99.96
  • Xbox 360 4GB Game Console with Skylanders Bundle $149 (comes with one controller but wireless controllers will be on sale for $39.96)
  • Skylanders Giants: Start Kit (Xbox 360) $38.96
  • Sony PS3 160GB game console with Infamous and Uncharted Bundle $199 (comes with one controller, but additional DualShock 3 Wireless controllers will be sold for $39.96)
  • A variety of games for the Xbox 360, Wii, and PS3 consoles will be available at prices ranging from $10-15. ACIII for XBox360 will be $38.96)
  • A variety of DVDs will be priced from $1.96-$8.96, and Blu-rays from $3.96-8.96. Select TV series will be available for 9.96
  • MD Sports Ice Zone 48″ Air Hockey Table, LED electric scorer and slide manual scorer $29.86
  • BouncePro 14′ Trampoline and Enclosure with Spinner Flash Litez $159
  • Apple iPad 2, 16GB with Wi-FI. Colors vary by store (white and black). Comes with $75 Walmart gift card. 1 Hour in-stock guarantee. $399 each
  • HP 15.6″ laptop, 4g RAM, 320 GB HD. $279
  • LG BP125 Blu-ray Player. Full HD 1080p. $38
  • Philips 3D Wi-Fi Blue-ray Home Theater, featuring Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio Essential. Plays Blu-ray discs, DVDs, VCDs, CDs, and USB devices. $128
  • LG 3D Blu-ray Player with Wi-Fi. Full HD 1080p. Streaming entertainment, such as Netflix and Vudu. $68
  • Garmin 5″ touchscreen GPS $69
  • Nikon D3000 10-Megapixel DSLR w/ 18-55mm VR Lens, 55-200mm VR lens, 8GB SD card, bag, and 2 tutorial videos $449
  • Nikon S3200 16-megapixel 6x Optical Zoom digital camera $69
  • Nikon J1 10.1 Megapixel Digital Camera with 10-30mm Lens $399 (org 599.95)
  • iPod Touch 4th Generation 16GB (4″ retina display, Apple A5 chip, 5 mp iSight camera with 1080p HD video recording. FaceTime camera with 1.2 mp photos and 720p HD video recording. iOS 6, Siri) $195
  • NOOK Color by Barnes & Noble $99 (org $149)
  • Samsung 39″ 1080p 60Hz HDTV $398
  • Acer  13.3″ Ultrabook with Intel Core Processor, 4GB RAM, 320 GB HD/SSD  $499
  • Samsung Galaxy S III (White) With 2 Year Contract and a $100 Walmart Gift Card $129

2012 Best Buy Black Friday Deals

This year Best Buy will being opening its stores at midnight on Black Friday and employees will be handing out tickets for their Doorbuster items up to hours before the store openings.  Below is a look at some of the top Black Friday deals you can expect to find at Best Buy this year.

  • Toshiba 40″ 1080p 60Hz LCD HDTV 1080p. $179.99 (reg $419.99)
  • Samsung laptop essentials bundle: Samsun 15.6′ laptop w/ 2nd gen Intel Core i3-2370M 2.4GHz, 4GB RAM, 500GB HD, Windows 8 – Webroot SecureAnywhere Internet Security Plus 2013 – Mac/Windows, Targus debased laptop sleeve (gray/black), Logitech M317 wireless optical mouse (black), PNY Attaché      8GB USB 2.0 Flash drive $349.95 (reg. $574.95)
  • Toshiba Smart Wi-Fi Ready Blu-ray Player $39.99 (reg. 79.99)
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7″ with 8GB memory (white) and $20 Best Buy Gift Card $179.99 (reg. $249.99)
  • Lenovo 15.6″ laptop 2GB RAM 320GB HD (black). AMD E-300 Accelerated Processor with Radeon HD 6310 Graphics. Windows 8. $187.99
  • Nikon Coolpix s9050 12.1 Megapixel 15x Optical zoom digital camera (silver). Captures 1080p HD video. $129.99 (reg $259.99)
  • Apple 32GB iPod Touch – 5th Generation w/ $50 Best Buy Gift Card (assorted colors) $294.99
  • Canon EOS Rebel T3i 18.0 Megapixel DSLR Camera w/ 18-55mm lens (black) – Captures 3 frames per second and shoots 720p HD video – $599.99 (reg      699.99)
  • Samsung 65″ 1080p 120Hz LED HDTV $1497.99 (reg 1999.99)
  • Samsung 2.1-Channel Home Theater Soundbar System w/ Wireless Subwoofer $177.99 (reg 299.99)
  • Samsung 39″ 1080p 60Hz LED HDTV $397.99 (reg $449.99)
  • Samsung  46″ 1080p 120Hz 3D LED HDTV with 3D glasses $647.99 (reg 799.99)
  • Panasonic 55″ 1080p 120Hz 3D LED HDTV with 3D glasses $899.99 (reg 1799.99)
  • LG  24″ 720p 60Hz LED HDTV $159.99 (reg 229.99)
  • Igsignia 26″ 1080p 60Hz LED HDTV $99.99 (reg 199.99)
  • XBox  360 250GB Holiday Bundle – includes Forza Motorsport 4, and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim download token, one wireless controller, wired headset, and one month trial for Hulu, EPIX, and Xbox LIVE. $199.99 (reg 299.99; a 407.96 value)
  • Skylanders: Giants Starter Pack $49.99 (reg $74.99)
  • PS Vita – Call of Duty: Black Ops Declassified Limited Edition Bundle $199.99 (reg $249.99; 319.97 value)
  • iPhone 4S 16GB with 2-year AT&T, Sprint or Verizon plan – $99.99
  • 16GB iPod Touch, 4th Generation + free $50 Best Buy gift card $194.99
  • iPod Nano 16GB (assorted colors) 7th Generation + $20 BB Gift Card $144.99
  • Apple MacBook Air 13.3″ Laptop w/ Intel Core i5, 4GB RAM, 128GB storage  $1199.99 (save $175)
  • Apple MacBook Pro 13.3″ laptop w/ Intel Core i5, 4GB RAM, 500GB HD $1199.99 (save $165)
  • Asus 11.6″ touchscreen laptop 4GB RAM 500GB HD Win8 $449.99
  • HP Envy 14″ laptop 8GB 1TB HD $629.99 Win8 (reg 829.99)
  • Windows 8 Professional Upgrade $54.99
  • Amazon 8GB Kindle Fire w/ $30 BB Gift Card $159.99
  • Acer Iconia Tablet w/ 16GB Memory $249.99 (reg $349.99)
  • Asus Transformer 16GB Android Tablet $279.99 (reg 379.99)
  • Samsung Galaxy S III 4G 16GB phone with 2-year AT&T Plan $49.99
  • Canon PowerShot SX260 HS 12.1 Megapixel Digital Camera w/Free Camera Case and Memory Card (black) $199.99 (reg. 299.99)
  • Nikon Coolpix P510 16.1 Megapixel digital camera $299.99 (reg $429.99)
  • Canon PowerShot A2300 16.0 MP 5x Optical Zoom Digital Camera with case and 8GB memory card $79.99 (reg. 139.99)
  • TomTom Start 50 GPS $69.99 (reg 119.99)
  • PS3 250GB Bundle includes console, one wireless controller, UNCHARTED Greatest Hits Dual Pack and the inFAMOUS Collection $199.99 (reg 299.99)
  • Garmin nuvi 50LM GPS $99.99 (reg 169.99)
  • Asus 14″ Laptop 4GB RAM 320GB HD $249.99

Where will you be doing your Black Friday shopping this year and what are you looking to purchase?

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