Yes, Black Friday smartwatch deals are already underway. Retailers are offering deals on all of the popular brands, such as Apple Watch, Fitbit, Garmin, and Samsung Galaxy Watch.
But not all smartwatch deals are actually legitimate savings. Indeed, sometimes advertised Black Friday pricing is no different from the prices we’ve seen all year. With that in mind, we’ve curated a list of the very best Black Friday smartwatch deals so you can rest assured the price drops are legit.
We’re already seeing some great discounts on fitness-focused watches from the likes of Fitbit and Garmin and even some elusive Apple Watch deals, as well. Looking for more great tech deals? Check out PCWorld’s complete Black Friday coverage.
Best Black Friday smartwatch deals
We’re seeing legitimate discounts on smartwatches from online retailers such as Amazon, BestBuy, and Walmart. But it’s still early, so keep your eye out here for more great deals during this year’s Black Friday period.
- Fitbit Versa 3, Multiple colors available/40mm, $156.00 (32% off on Amazon)
- Fitbit Versa 2, Carbon black/40mm, $99.95 (33% off on BestBuy)
- Apple Watch Series 8, Black/45mm, $379.00 (12% off on Amazon)
- Apple Watch SE (1st Gen), Silver and blue/40mm, $249.00 (19% off on Walmart)
- Garmin Venu, Black/43mm, $214.99 (39% off on Amazon)
- Garmin Forerunner 45, Black/42mm, $118.99 (30% off on BestBuy)
- Samsung Galaxy Watch 4, Black/44mm, $169.99 (39% off on BestBuy)
Amazon offers a great value on the Fitbit Versa 3 which is a rock-solid fitness tracker currently 32% off. Additionally, BestBuy has the lowest price on the Garmin Forerunner 45 we’ve ever seen. The built-in GPS and rugged design make for a great watch to bring along on all of your outdoor adventures.
If you’re an Apple fan, then the two best deals so far are the Apple Watch SE, which is on sale at Walmart for 19% off and the Apple Watch Series 8, on sale for 12% off on Amazon. Apple products rarely, if ever, go on sale so this is one of the few opportunities you’ll have to grab these excellent smartwatches on discount.