Best Black Friday tablet deals 2022 — deals still available on iPads, Samsung and Fire tablets

Black Friday tablet deals 2022
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The best Black Friday deals on tablets are still available, even though Black Friday itself is over. Our top picks include slates from a variety of manufacturers, including Apple, Samsung, Amazon, Lenovo and more. There is no shortage of great devices to chose from.

Right now, retailers like Amazon, Best Buy and Walmart are offering solid discounts on many of our top selections. This includes a 12.9-inch iPad Pro with an M1 chip for $799 on Amazon (opens in new tab), a Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite for $119 at Best Buy (opens in new tab) and an Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet for $74 (opens in new tab). These are some great deals on equally great devices.

Not sure which tablet is for you? Check out our list of the best tablets, the best student tablet, the best Android tablets, the best tablets for kids and the best iPads. There’s a healthy selection of tablets below but it’s always good to look for sales on specific tablets that may not be listed here.

Without further delay, here are the best Black Friday tablet deals happening right now.

8 great Black Friday tablet deals now

Black Friday iPad deals

10.2" iPad (64GB/2021): was $329 now $269 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

10.2" iPad (64GB/2021): was $329 now $269 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Lowest price! The 2021 iPad is currently on sale for its lowest price ever in this Amazon deal. It features Apple's A13 Bionic CPU, a 12MP front camera, and 64GB of storage (instead of 32GB like its predecessor). You also get support for Center Stage, which uses machine learning to adjust the front-facing camera during FaceTime video calls.

10.9" iPad (64GB/2022): was $449 now $426 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

10.9" iPad (64GB/2022): was $449 now $426 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Although it received a considerable $120 price increase from its predecessor, the 2022 iPad now features a larger 10.9-inch (2360 x 1640) screen, A14 Bionic CPU, 12MP rear/front cameras, USB-C connectivity, and Magic Keyboard Folio ($249) support. We're still waiting for the first major price cuts on this tablet, but a few dollars off list pricing at Amazon is still appealing for now.

10.9" iPad Air (64GB/2022): was $599 now $549 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

10.9" iPad Air (64GB/2022): was $599 now $549 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The 2022 iPad Air is powered by Apple's M1 processor, which features an 8-core CPU that delivers up to 60% faster performance than the previous-gen iPad Air. Other new features include a 12MP ultra wide front camera that supports Center Stage and 5G support (cellular models only). The tablet features a 10.9-inch Liquid Retina display (2360 x 1640), 12MP wide (rear) camera, USB-C charging, and Magic Keyboard support. This deal is currently only available on the Space Gray model.

iPad Pro (128GB/2021): was $1,099 now (opens in new tab)

12.9" iPad Pro (128GB/2021): was $1,099 now $799 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
The 12.9-inch iPad Pro 2021 has been slashed $300 at Best Buy, which brings this 128GB configuration down to its lowest price of just $799. The iPad Pro 2021 is one of the best tablets on the market right now, with Apple's powerful M1 chip, a gorgeous mini-LED panel and 5G support. Plus, it offers an impressive battery life and surprisingly powerful speakers for such a thin tablet. 

12.9" iPad Pro (128GB/2022): was $1,099 now $999 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

12.9" iPad Pro (128GB/2022): was $1,099 now $999 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
However, if you want Apple's fastest iPad yet, with its best display ever, we've got more good news. The 12.9-inch iPad Pro 2022, with Apple's super-fast M2 chip, is currently at $999 — $100 off and its best price to date at Amazon. This deal is only on the Space Gray model. 

Black Friday Android tablet deals

Amazon Fire 7 Tablet (2022): was $59 now $39 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Amazon Fire 7 Tablet (2022): was $59 now $39 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The new Fire 7 Tablet is now on sale. In our Amazon Fire 7 2022 review (opens in new tab), we said it's a super-affordable tablet for streaming video on trips or during your commute. Steer clear if you put performance over price, but as far as budget tablets go — this is as inexpensive as they get, even more so now that it just hit its lowest price ever. 

Amazon Fire HD 8: was $99 now $54 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Amazon Fire HD 8: was $99 now $54 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Amazon's Fire tablets have always been a more affordable alternative to Apple and Samsung tablets and they're even cheaper now during Black Friday! This deal in particular has the new Fire HD 8 tablet for $54, which is 45% off its usual $99. Definitely worth considering.

Lenovo Tab M8: was $119 now $79 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)

Lenovo Tab M8: was $119 now $79 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)
If you're looking for a super cheap Android tablet, this Lenovo slate is perfect. It features an 8-inch display, 32GB of storage and 3GB of RAM. Those aren't the best specs, but it's enough for watching streaming content and some light gaming.

Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Pro (2022): was $149 now $79 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Pro (2022): was $149 now $79 @ Amazon
(opens in new tab)If you need a tablet for your kids, you can't go wrong with the new Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Pro. This slate features an 8-inch display, 32GB of storage and 2GB of RAM. It also has parental controls and a 2-year warranty.

Samsung Galaxy Tab A7: was $159 now $99 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy Tab A7: was $159 now $99 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
This lightweight Android tablet is a great entry level model, and features an impressive 8.7" touch screen along with Bixby and Google Assistant integration. 

Samsung Galaxy Tab A8: was $199 now $139 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy Tab A8: was $199 now $139 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 tablet is seeing a nice price reduction during Black Friday. This configuration packs a 10.5-inch display and 32GB of memory.

Amazon Fire HD 10 Plus: was $219 now $144 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Amazon Fire HD 10 Plus: was $219 now $144 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Amazon Fire HD 10 Plus is a 10.1-inch Android tablet aimed squarely at folks looking for something that’s good enough. This tablet features a FHD display and 64GB of storage.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 (256GB): was $779 now $579 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 (256GB): was $779 now $579 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Unless you really can't swing the extra $30 dollars, upgrading to the 256GB storage size of the Galaxy Tab S8 is a no-brainer. You get all the same great features and performance, just with double the storage space for photos, documents, videos or other files.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra: was $1,199 now $969 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra: was $1,199 now $969 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra is a massive, powerful tablet that wants to replace your laptop. This slate features a large 14.6-inch QHD display and 256GB of storage. Read our full review (opens in new tab) to find out more!

Black Friday Windows tablet deals

Microsoft - Surface Pro 7+ - 12.3”:  was $929 now $599 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Microsoft - Surface Pro 7+ - 12.3”: was $929 now $599 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Microsoft's Surface Pro 7 straddles the line between tablet and laptop. Featuring an Intel i3 processor to keep things fast whether you have it on your lap, on the kickstand, or with a keyboard attached. There's also a touch screen, 8GB memory and a 128GB SSD.

Microsoft Surface Pro 8 i7:  was $1,599 now $999 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Microsoft Surface Pro 8 i7: was $1,599 now $999 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
The Surface Pro 8 is fitted with an Intel Core i7 processor for top-of-the-tree performance. With a 13-inch touch screen, 16GB of memory and 256GB SSD this purpose-built Windows 11 machine 2-in-1 is a joy to use.  

Tony Polanco
Computing Writer

Tony is a computing writer at Tom’s Guide covering laptops, tablets, Windows, and iOS. During his off-hours, Tony enjoys reading comic books, playing video games, reading speculative fiction novels, and spending too much time on Twitter. His non-nerdy pursuits involve attending Hard Rock/Heavy Metal concerts and going to NYC bars with friends and colleagues. His work has appeared in publications such as Laptop Mag, PC Mag, and various independent gaming sites.