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Black Friday laptop deals 2021 — Apple, Dell, Asus and more

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Black Friday is over now, so make sure to check our Cyber Monday laptop deals page to make sure you have the most up-to-date information on the best sales.

Finding a laptop that's right for you can be somewhat tricky. Thankfully, we at Tom's Guide are here to help make purchasing a new laptop easier.

You'll find discounts on Dell XPS laptops (opens in new tab) as well as some bargains on gaming laptops (opens in new tab) that will see you through the holiday season and beyond. MacBook deals (opens in new tab) are also available but they come and go quickly, making sought-after Apple laptops difficult to purchase — so if a MacBook deal you like pops up, jump on it fast!

Without further ado, here are the best Black Friday laptop deals still available right now:

Best Black Friday laptop deals right now

Black Friday laptop deals — the top sales right now

MacBooks

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MacBook Air (M1): was $999 now $849 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
We use the new M1 MacBook Air all the time, and it's an utter game-changer for the long-loved ultraportable. In our review (opens in new tab), we note the Editor's Choice machine reached over 14 hours on our battery test. It features a 13.3-inch Retina display, Apple M1 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD. Unlike other Apple deals, all three colors (silver, gold and space gray) are on sale. 

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MacBook Pro M1 13-inch: currently $1,025 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Low stock: The MacBook Pro M1 delivers stunning performance via Apple's silicon and more than 16 hours of battery life. Add in a sharp and bright Retina display and a comfy keyboard, it's no wonder this laptop is selling out fast.

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MacBook Pro 16" (M1 Pro/512GB): from $2,499 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The 16-inch MacBook Pro sports Apple's new M1 Pro CPU. It features 10 core and a 16-core GPU. It also features a 16-inch Liquid Retina XDR mini-LED display with 3456 x 2244 resolution. Others specs include 16GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD. You also get three Thunderbolt 4 ports, HDMI port, SDXC card slot, and a MagSafe 3 port. This model can be configured with an even more powerful M1 Max CPU (from $3,499), which features a 10-core CPU and 32-core GPU. 

Chromebooks

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ASUS CX22NA 11.6" Chromebook: was $219 now $109 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
This is basically your standard issue Chromebook, and at this price we're not shocked. It's got an 11.6-inch HD display, 4GB of RAM and 32GB of memory. It's also super-portable at 2.2 pounds, and users seem to like it, as seen by its average of 4 out of 5 stars from customer reviews.

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Samsung Chromebook 4: was $199 now $129 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)
The Samsung Chromebook 4's price is cut by $70 at Walmart. It runs on an Intel Celeron CPU with 4GB of RAM and a 32GB SSD. The dictionary-definition basic Chromebook for modest and casual usage.

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Asus Chromebook C223: was $249 now $126 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
This Asus Chromebook has an 11.6-inch HD display, an Intel Dual-Core Celeron N3350 processor (up to 2.4GHz), 4GB of RAM and 32GB of eMMC storage. A solid and dependable device.

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Lenovo Chromebook Flex 3 11": was $319 now $159 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Yes, a 2-in-1 Chromebook with a touchscreen for less than $175! Oh, and its 64GB storage is twice as much as what we expect from Chromebook deals this low during Black Friday. We're shocked to see this deal hasn't disappeared yet, so grab it now before it's gone. 

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Samsung Galaxy Chromebook 2: was $549 now $399 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
For a limited time, you can get this Galaxy Chromebook 2 packing an Intel Celeron processor, 4 GB of RAM, and 64 GB of eMMC storage for just $399. That's not a lot of power, but web browsing and light productivity work will look great on the vibrant 13.3-inch QLED touchscreen. And though its not 4K like its predecessor, it also lasts hours longer on a single charge.

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Samsung Galaxy Chromebook: was $999 now $599 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab) 
This deal offers a solid discount on this eye-catching 2-in-1, which sports a gorgeous 13.3-inch 4K touchscreen and a packed-in stylus. With a 10th Gen Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM and a 256GB SSD it has more than enough power to handle anything you can do with a Chromebook, though in our review (opens in new tab) we faulted it for its 6-hour battery life.

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Google Pixelbook Go: was $849 now $722 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Another exception to the Chromebook rules, the Pixelbook Go is the kind of ultraportable laptop that you expect from the likes of Apple. This deal isn't huge, but if you want one of the best Chromebooks ever at a discount? We'd nudge you this way. Its backlight keyboard is super quiet and comfortable, and its Intel Core i5 CPU means you can open all the tabs and Android apps you want. 

Windows

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Lenovo ThinkPads: up to 50% off @ Lenovo (opens in new tab)
The PC manufacturer is taking up to 50% off a wide range of ThinkPads. The sale also includes Yoga, Chromebook (starting at $100!), and Legion gaming laptops.

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HP Pavilion, Envy, Spectre, and more: up to 60% off @ HP (opens in new tab)

HP's Black Friday doorbusters covers the range of laptops, desktops, workstations, and monitors. Many of the deals are for a limited time, so it's worth taking a look at what they have if you're on the hunt for a laptop deal.

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Gateway 14" Laptop: was $699 now $449 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)
Small but mighty, the 14-inch Gateway GWTN141-4RG offers a surprising amount of power given its small size. It houses a 14.1-inch 1080p IPS LCD, Core i5-1035G1 CPU, 16GB RAM, and 256GB of storage. It also has Tuned by  THX Audio and built-in Cortana, to make it one of the best early deals you'll find. Only available at this price in pink.

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HP Pavilion 15t: was $799 now $549 @ HP (opens in new tab)
The HP Pavilion 15t is a solid mid-range laptop that can be used by students or anyone looking to perform everyday tasks. It packs a 15.6-inch 1080p LCD, Core i5-1155G7 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD. 

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Microsoft Surface Laptop Go: was $699 now $549 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)
If you're looking to save on a dependable laptop, the Microsoft Surface Laptop Go is currently on sale at Walmart. This configuration sports a Core 15-1035G1 CPU, an Intel UHD Graphics GPU, 8GB of RAM and 64GB of eMMC storage. Get it now for just $549, which is $150 off.

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Samsung Galaxy Book Pro 360: was $1,199, now $709 @ Samsung (opens in new tab)
This is a great deal on Samsung's 13-inch 2-in-1, packing a gorgeous 13.3-inch AMOLED touchscreen, a Core i7 CPU, 8GB of RAM and a 256GB SSD. Plus it ships with Windows 11 installed.

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HP Spectre x360 13T-AW200: was $1,109 now $829 @ HP (opens in new tab)
As part of HP's latest flash sale, you can pick up the HP Spectre x360 13T-AW200 for a great price. This laptop features a 13.3-inch FHD touch display, Intel Iris Xe Graphics, 11th Gen Intel Core i5 CPU, and a 256GB SSD for storage. 

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Dell Inspiron 7000: was $949, now $649 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
This 13-inch 2-in-1 is on sale at Best Buy for a great price. With a 13.3-inch 1080p display, a Core i5 CPU, 8 GB of RAM and a 512 GB SSD, it's more than powerful enough to tackle your daily tasks, and it can even manage a bit of light gaming. Plus, it ships with Windows 11 Home pre-installed.

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HP ZBook Power 15.6 inch G8 Mobile Workstation PC: was $4,013 now $1,605 (opens in new tab)

HP's mobile workstation is a whopping 60% off, putting this tier of laptop at attractively accessible price. The ZBook delivers tremendous specs for the dollar, and packs a dedicated Nvidia RTX A200 graphics. If you're looking for a laptop that can handle high-end processing tasks this deserves a look. 

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Dell Inspiron and XPS laptops: up to $400 off (opens in new tab)
Dell's laptops Black Friday page currently has 31 configurations on sale for up to $400 off. Another 14 are previewed as upcoming Black Friday sales, so come back often to see the latest systems on offer.

Gaming laptops

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Dell G15 w/ RTX 3050: was $1,184 now $832 @ Dell (opens in new tab)
The Dell G15 is proof that not all gaming laptops must cost a fortune. On sale for $832, it features a 15.6-inch 1080p 120Hz LCD, Core i7-11800H CPU, 8GB of RAM, 256GB SSD, and an RTX 3050 4GB GPU. 

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Gigabyte G5 gaming laptop: was $1,149 now $849 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Currently on sale at a discounted $849, the Gigabyte G5 gaming laptop is great for games, work and entertainment. This unit features a 15.6-inch Full HD 144Hz screen, a Core 15-11400H CPU, an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 GPU, 16GB of RAM and 512GB of SSD storage. It also comes with a voucher for 1 month of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate.

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Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming 3: currently $849 @ AntOnline (opens in new tab)
The Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming 3 is a powerful gaming laptop suitable for playing demanding AAA titles. It features a 15.6-inch 120Hz display, an AMD Ryzen 5-5600H Hexa-core CPU, an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 Ti 4GB GPU, 8GB of RAM and 512GB of SSD storage. It comes bundled with Windows 11.

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MSI GF75 Thin Gaming Laptop: was $1,499 now $887 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The MSI GF75 Thin gaming laptop has a 17.3-inch 120Hz Full HD display, an Intel Core i5-10300H 8 processor (up to 4.50Ghz), an Nvidia GTX 1650 GPU, a 512GB SSD and 8GB of RAM. This isn't the beefiest gaming laptop but the discount isn't bad whatsoever.

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Lenovo Legion 5: was $1,399 now $1,199 @ AntOnline (opens in new tab)
If you want a beefy gaming laptop with a large screen, the Lenovo Legion 5 is what you're looking for. This rig has a 17.3-inch 144Hz screen, an AMD Ryzen 7 5800H Octa-Core CPU, an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 6GB GPU, 16GB of RAM and 256GB of SSD storage.

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Asus 15.6-inch RoG Zephyrus M15: was $1,549 now $1,317 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Another Asus machine on sale, complete with its 15.6-inch display. That display offers Full HD resolution, an Core i7 CPU, 16GB of RAM, an Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 GPU, and a 1TB SSD. 

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Razer Blade 15: was $2,299 now $1,749 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Get Razer's killer 15-inch gaming laptop for $550 off the regular price. This sleek and powerful gaming rig boasts an Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core processor, Nvidia RTX 2070 Max-Q GPU and a 15.6-inch Full HD display with a snappy 144Hz refresh rate.

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Gigabyte AORUS 15P: was $2,349 now $1,999 @ Adorama (opens in new tab)
The impressive Gigabyte AORUS 15P sports a 15.6" FHD 240Hz display, an Intel Core i7-11800H processor, 32GB of RAM, a 1TB SSD and an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 (8GB).

U.K. Black Friday laptop deals

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HP Chromebook: was £199 now £139 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
This HP Chromebook is ideal for at-home learning with an 11.6-inch HD display, an Intel Celeron processor and 32GB of eMMC storage. It's a pretty rugged machine as well so can take some punishment from younger children. 

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Asus CX1100 Chromebook: was £229 now £159 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
If you want a Chromebook at the lowest possible price you'll struggle to beat this Black Friday deal at Amazon. This Asus Chromebook is currently just £159, that's a very healthy £70 off. 

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Lenovo IdeaPad Duet Chromebook: was £279 now £199 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Lenovo IdeaPad Duet Chromebook is an excellent 2-in-1 laptop. Functioning as both a laptop and a tablet-style device, it offers extreme versatility. It's currently £80 off at Amazon. 

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Acer 314 Chromebook: was £289 now £199 @ Currys (opens in new tab)
This Chromebook from Acer is currently a sizeable £90 for Black Friday at Currys. It features a MediaTek MT8183 processor, RAM 4GB of Ram, 64GB of eMMC storage and a 14-inch FHD screen. Plus, it can run for 12 hours on a single battery charge. 

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HP x360 2-in-1 Chromebook: was £349 now £279 @ Currys (opens in new tab)
This Chromebook offers the best of a traditional laptop and a portable tablet in one slick package. It also boasts an Intel Celeron N4000 CPU, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of eMMC, as well as a very impressive 13 hours of battery life on a single charge. 

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HP Pavilion 14: was £429 now £329 @ Currys (opens in new tab)
This entry-level HP Pavilion 14 is now £100 off at Currys. It sports a Dual-Core Intel Pentium Gold 7505 CPU, 4GB of RAM, a 14-inch FHD touch-screen display and a 128GB SSD for storage. 

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Dell XPS 13: now £729 @ Currys (opens in new tab)
The Dell XPS 13 is one of the best laptops you can buy. You can get this sleek machine for just £849 with this deal. This configuration packs a 13.3-inch 1080p InfinityEdge display, 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and 256GB of SSD storage.

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Asus TUF Dash F15: was £1,099 now £899 @ Very (opens in new tab)
Another Asus TUF gaming laptop, but this one Core i7-11370H processors, 8GB of RAM, 512GB of SSD space and the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 graphics card. For under £1,000 this is a laptop you don't want to overlook. 

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MacBook Air 256GB (2020): was £999 now £889 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The entry-level MacBook Air (2020) is currently £70 off at Amazon. Sporting Apple's M1 chip for lightning-quick performance and a 13.3-inch Retina display, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD, it's an excellent laptop now even cheaper.  

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MacBook Pro M1 256GB (2020): was £1,299 now £1,159 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
MacBook deals are always extremely popular, so don't miss this £132 saving on the MacBook Pro M1 (2020). With a 13-inch Retina display and a 256GB SSD for storage in this configuration, this is one of the best cheap laptop deals we've seen this year. 

Roland Moore-Colyer a Managing Editor at Tom’s Guide with a focus on news, features and opinion articles. He often writes about gaming, phones, laptops and other bits of hardware; he’s also got an interest in cars. When not at his desk Roland can be found wandering around London, often with a look of curiosity on his face.