Black Friday 2022

Black Friday 2022: The best tech deals

As we head into the Australian summer, Black Friday heralds one of the busiest retail periods of the calendar year. Even bigger than Click Frenzy, Black Friday 2022 will see several huge brands offering some of the best tech deals of the year.

Even though Black Friday doesn’t actually start until November 25th, plenty of companies have either announced their sales or started early. Expect this page to fill up as we get closer to the date. We’ll update this article with all the deals we find as more Black Friday 2022 sales emerge.

Black Friday 2022 mobile tech deals

Oppo: up to $800 discount on smartphones

Oppo has deep discounts on a range of its smartphones, including the flagship Find X5 series and the affordable Reno and A77 5G phones.

  • Find the X5 Pro at $999
  • Look for the $899 X5
  • Look for the $699 X5 Lite
  • Reno 8 $799
  • Reno 8 Lite $499
  • A77 $399 (64GB), $449 (128GB)

Oppo’s Black Friday deals, which include these discounts and more, kick off November 22 across popular tech retailers like JB Hi-Fi and Big W.

Get up to $400 in Apple Gift Cards with your MacBook, iPad, iPhone, and more

Apple is one of the rare brands that sticks to the traditional Black Friday dates, with this promotion strictly taking place between November 25th and 28th. When you purchase an Apple device during this time, you can get between $40-400 in Apple Gift Cards to go toward future purchases.

Some products, unfortunately, don’t qualify, including the iPhone 14 range and iPad Pro devices, but there are still some worthwhile offers to grab. One premium card is an $80 gift card when you purchase a second-generation pair of AirPods Pro.

Optus: Discounts on phones, accessories, and more

Whether it’s 5G internet, NBN plans, phones or tablets, Optus has various discounts across all types of mobile technology. Some deals require sticking to a SIM plan, like the bonus Samsung Tab A8 when you buy the Galaxy S22, but others are entirely available. Saving $50 on Belkin’s Dual Charge Pad is pretty nice.

Black Friday 2022 outdoor tech deals

Up to $1,000 worth of Bluetti portable power stations and batteries

We have an entire article dedicated to Bluetti’s Black Friday sale, which runs now through December 1st. Their products come in handy for a reliable power source while camping, or as a backup at home. GadgetGuy has awarded the EB3A commendations for its reliability and useful quality of life features.

Dometic: up to 50% off energy products and up to 20% off portable fridges and freezers

Another outdoor brand with useful tech to take with you, Dometic’s Black Friday sale is now live. There are a lot of things you can check out, from power supplies to refrigerators to keep your food fresh and your drinks cold.

Black Friday gaming deals 2022

Nintendo is going big with its Black Friday Switch eShop sale

Lots of great Nintendo Switch games are on sale right now, such as Dread MetroidAnd the Super Mario OdysseyAnd the last port Persona 5 Royal. Nintendo’s local community site Vooks He has a great roundup of everything for sale across the digital store.

PlayStation: Up to 64% off PS5 games on Amazon + huge sale in the PlayStation Store

Amazon has it Horizon Forbidden West on PS5 for $49, which is a great price for an amazing game. Other disc-based versions of discounted PS5 games include returnAnd the death strandAnd the Demon souls.

Meanwhile, the PlayStation digital store has its Black Friday 2022 sale right now, with up to 70% off a wide range of games. Also, PlayStation Plus subscriptions are 25% off for 12 months across all three tiers, so if you’ve been meaning to sign up, now’s the time.

Big digital discounts on Xbox games

Deals on games old and new Xbox digital storefront features 40% off the latest Gotham Knights50% off Cyberpunk 2077 movieand lots of sales across popular EA and 2K sports.

GeForce Now Cloud Gaming Subscription: $5 Priority Plan

Part of the local cloud gaming scene, GeForce Now lets you play PC games without the need for expensive hardware, using virtual machines equipped with RTX GPUs. Between November 25th and December 4th, you can get a month’s first priority subscription for $5, down from $21.99.

To redeem, use the code “CYBER22” on Cloud.gg when registering.

Black Friday 2022 audio tech deals

$200 off Soundboks Gen 3 speakers

Known for their powerful speaker technology, Soundboks are also joining the Black Friday 2022 movement. When the sale goes live on November 22nd, you can get some JB Hi-Fi speakers to play the tunes at your next house party.

  • Soundboks Gen 3 $1,399 (save $200)
  • Soundboks Go $999 (save $100)

Skull candy

The Skullcandy also goes on sale November 22, and it comes with discounted earbuds and over-ear headphones for your listening pleasure.

  • Push Active $149.95 (save $30)
  • Grind $149.95 (Save $30)
  • Indy ANC $149.95 (Save $50)

Black Friday 2022 Security Technology Deals

The $150 Arlo cashback bonus continues

Live now through the new year, Arlo is offering up to $150 cash back on purchases of its smart security cameras. Pro 4 or Ultra 2 camera multipacks are included, which GadgetGuy highly recommends.

Swann: Save up to 25% on security technology

Some of Swann’s most popular products are getting the Black Friday treatment, including alarms, cameras, and doorbells.

  • Home Security Alert Kit $149.96 (Save 25%)
  • 1080p Wire-Free Security Camera 2-Pack $284.95 (Save 25%)
  • SwannBuddy Video Doorbell $159.95 (save 20%)

Black Friday 2022 VR Deals

Save $500 on the HTC Vive Cosmos Elite

If you’re looking for a discounted VR headset, HTC has a sale from now through December 1 across the Vive Collection, including a $500 Cosmos Elite set.

  • Vive Cosmos Elite $1,199 (was $1,699)
  • Vive Cosmos $849 (was $12.99)
  • Vive Pro 2 Full Kit $2,099 (was $2,299)
  • Vive Flow is $849 and includes a free power bank and free controller

Black Friday offers for home appliances 2022

Nespresso starts offering cashback on Black Friday

To help you get your caffeine fix, Nespresso is running a cashback promotion between November 25th and January 29th, 2023, where you can get up to $100 back on select coffee machines. In addition, an additional 15% discount applies to all coffee machines at checkout through the official Nespresso website.

Cashback applies to the following devices:

  • $100 cash back when you purchase a Vertuo package
    • Vertuo & Aeroccino3, Vertuo Next, Aeroccino3, Vertuo Plus, Aeroccino3
  • Get $80 back when you buy Vertuo, Vertuo Next, or Vertuo Plus

Plus, you can get up to $60 off your Nespresso coffee order when you buy select machines.

Black Friday 2022 wearable tech deals

Withings is offering 30% off JB Hi-Fi Collection

Health Tech Withings’ lineup of smartwatches and related devices gets a convenient 30% discount at JB Hi-Fi starting November 19. This includes the more affordable Steel HR and its premium counterpart, the ScanWatch Horizon.

Black Friday E-Reader Deals 2022

Up to $50 off e-readers from Kobo

Save on various Kobo e-readers with the brand’s website, like the audiobook-compatible Clara 2E.

  • Clara 2E $209.95 (was $229.95)
  • Sage $409.95 (was $439.95)
  • Ellipse package $549.95 (was $599.95)

Let us know if you spot any deals we should include in our Black Friday 2022 Deals list. We’d love to know if you’ve stumbled upon a deal!

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