Top Ten Technologies for Black Friday

Black Friday is officially on Friday the 25thThe tenth November, but many retailers have read the room and are already offering some pretty big discounts. Computing rounded out the top ten of some heavily discounted technologies that are supposed to help keep you entertained, productive, fit, clean, and caffeinated.

Of course, whether or not you choose to gift any of these is entirely up to you.

Sony WH-1000XM5 Wireless Headphones

Sony WH-1000XM5 Wireless Headphones
Sony WH-1000XM5 Wireless Headphones

Headphones are a popular choice as a gift, for music lovers, gamers, people who take a lot of long trips, and anyone who lives in a multifunctional dorm and wants to be able to focus on work or a movie. Sony Award winning The H-1000X Series remains the top choice for serious headphone wearers for its combination of incredibly effective noise cancellation, sound quality, ergonomic design, and light weight.

John Lewis Offers a 21% reduction from £349 to £299.

Samsung JetBot+ VR30T85513W Robot Vacuum Cleaner

Samsung Jet Bot +
Samsung Jet Bot +

Brave is the guy who buys his partner a vacuum cleaner for Christmas, but robotic vacuums are part of the household in homes above and below ground. For starters, robotic vacuums will work while you sleep, leaving your floors clean as a whistle and sending themselves back to the charging station when they’ve had enough, allowing you to wake up to the hotel’s standards of floor cleanliness.

The Samsung Jet Bot+ is Rolls Royce’s voice-activated robot vacuum cleaner and is currently amazingly discounted to £369.99 from £899.99 – a 59% savings on Amazon. be quick.

Samsung Galaxy Tablet S8 Ultra

If an Android tablet is on anyone’s wish list this Christmas, this is an excellent place to start. The Samsung Galaxy S8 Ultra 14.6″ is designed with entertainment and creativity in mind rather than business primarily.

The tablet is 5.5mm thick with a resolution of 1848 x 2960 that delivers rich colors and sharp contrast. The speakers are great so the tablet is perfect for audio and video entertainment. It also comes with a natural feeling S Pen, Clip Studio Paint and no less than three cameras which are very ideal for those with a social media profile to maintain.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Ultra
Samsung Galaxy S8 Ultra

John Lewis Offers £200 off to £799 and also offers additional discounts when trading in older appliances.

Garmin Fenix ​​6X Pro

The Garmin Fenix ​​6X Pro is perfect for the iron man in your life, if you have one. In addition to all the usual Garmin functions – heart rate tracker, GPS, VO2 max calculations, stress monitors, etc. This particular device features pre-loaded TOPO maps, ski maps of over 2,000 ski resorts worldwide, and global satellite navigation systems. (GLONASS and Galileo in addition to GPS and built-in sensors for a 3-axis compass, gyroscope and barometric altimeter.

Garmin Fenix ​​6X Pro

Discounted from £649.99 to £339.99 at Amazon.

Garmin makes a wide range of watches, and it’s arguably the best when it comes to providing really detailed fitness metrics via the companion apps. However, their watches were not designed with female users in mind as they are often too large and bulky for women to wear comfortably, especially on long runs, bike rides, and any other activity that requires bending at the wrist.

It’s not just Garmin. Almost all smartwatch manufacturers seem to consider it sufficient to market a similarly sized watch to women, which is simply the default male standard in white or with rose gold trim. That’s a distinction in and of itself, but none of these models are discounted enough to qualify for inclusion on this list, so women are essentially paying more for a collection that wasn’t designed for them.

LG OLED42C24LA (2022) OLED HDR 4K Ultra HD Smart TV, 42″

If you are looking for a new TV, John Lewis Currently, the 42-inch 2022 LG OLED Evo model has been reduced by £200 to £899. As well as great picture quality and Dolby Atmos for immersive sound, the TV ships with Freesat and all the usual platforms pre-loaded.


It’s a device really designed with gamers in mind, but also provides a great experience for sports and movie watching.

It also appears to be more sustainable than some of its competitors. LG uses a higher proportion of recycled materials in its composite plastics and packaging is minimized for safe transportation.

Tefal Actifry Genius + Air Fryer

When it comes to cooking, air fryers are definitely having a moment. Their initial appeal was that they served super crispy fried cutlets using no oil, so a huge improvement over traditional deep frying from a health perspective.

Tefal Actifry Genius +

Newer generations like this one are smaller, faster, and more programmable. It’s also a more economical alternative to running your oven, no small feat at a time when energy conservation is vital if we want to avoid all of the blackouts and devastating bills of early 2023. There’s a companion app (of course there is) with hundreds of recipes included in case you feel like it. A bit tired in your usual repertoire. This model has been reduced from £219.99 to £158 over here

Amazon Echo Dot

Alexa doesn’t quite prove it Big money spinner that Amazon hoped a decade ago. Echo Dots users seem happy to use their devices to get the weather forecast or find a playlist but have been more conservative when it comes to spending money directly on the devices.

However, their loss could be your gain because Amazon is currently offering some heartbreaking deals on Alexas. All new, 5The tenth The globe-shaped Echo Dot is currently retailing On Amazon, of course At £26.99 – save 51%.

If you can handle a third-generation model, you can pick one up for it £16.99 Which represents a savings of 58%.

HP 14s-dq2507na 14″ Intel® Core™ i3 Laptop

Currently discounted by 45% in retail stores curryThis 14-inch laptop is ideal for hybrid workers and students. The combination of 9 hours of battery life and a weight of 1.46kg makes it ideal for working on the go.

HP 14s-dq2507na 14-inch Laptop

The processor is a Dual Core Intel® Core™ i3-1115G4, offering speeds of 1.7GHz / 4.1GHz and 6MB cache. Storage is 128GB SSD and 4GB DDR4 (3200MHz) RAM.

Screeen has a perfectly reasonable resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and the laptop comes bundled with a year of Microsoft Office 365. It doesn’t have a touch screen but at this price it doesn’t seem unreasonable.

The laptop comes with Windows 10S as standard but can be upgraded to Windows 11.

GHD Hairdressing Tools

GHD is such a respected and revered brand in the hair styling market (it stands for Good Hair Day in case you were wondering) that they rarely offer discounts. The consensus among celebrities, stylists, and beauty influencers is that they’re worth the money, which is more than you can say for their more expensive competitor Dyson. GHD’s classic hair straighteners have won Endless prizes.

Original straightener from GHD

The GHD website There are currently up to 22% off on Black Friday across a variety of hair dryers, straighteners, curling rods as well as accessories.

Bosch Style Tassimo Coffee Maker TA1103GB

We have provided the biggest discount till last.

Hybrid workers spend much of their workday at home and that doesn’t mean they’re not caffeine enough. So it’s a perfect time to invest in one of these delightful coffee machines that serve up the perfect coffee, thanks to Intellibrew technology, all without taking up much of your kitchen worktop.

TASSIMO by Bosch Style Coffee

Tassimo is now available over here For £29, which is a 73% cut from the usual retail price of £109.

It should be noted that if you regularly drop several pounds at a time at one of the many high street coffee chains, this machine will pay for itself within a couple of weeks.

This completes our report for 2022. Ready, set, click!

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