Black Friday 2016: Best of Amazon US Black Friday Sale

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Happy Thanksgiving! Amazon has some great Black Friday deals this year. We searched through all the PC hardware deals to find the best, and they’re all listed in this post.

Expect many more deals every day between now and Cyber Monday. Of course, if you see anything here that you really like, we suggest grabbing it while you can. We do not expect the deals on these particular products to get any lower than this.

Note: Retailers often like to list a “normal price” that is higher than what they normally sell it for. We have done our best to list the actual normal price for which the product has normally sold.

Have at it!

 

Desktop + Oculus Rift Bundle

Lenovo Gaming Desktop Oculus Rift Bundle

Lenovo Gaming Desktop Oculus Rift BundleCurrent price: $1,579 (normal price: $1949, for a discount of $370 or 19%)

Save about $100 off building the same PC with normal priced parts, and get $100 in Oculus store credit. The other PC + Oculus bundles aren’t good deals.

 

GPUs

ASUS GeForce GTX 1080 8GB ROG STRIX

ASUS GTX 1080 8GB ROG STRIXCurrent price: $600 after a $20 rebate (normal price: $640, for a discount of $40 or 6%) Get it for $5 cheaper on Newegg.

A very nice GTX 1080 with a high quality heatsink. This will run cool and quiet, or allow you a good amount of overclocking.

 

ASUS GTX 1070 8GB

ASUS GTX 1070 8GBCurrent price: $370 after a $20 rebate (normal price: $410, for a discount of $40 or 10%)

A good price on a solid GTX 1070. This one has a good heatsink that will run quiet and cool.

 

ASUS GTX 1070 8GB ROG STRIX

ASUS GTX 1070 8GB ROG STRIXCurrent price: $380 after $20 rebate (normal price: $420, for a discount of $40 or 10%)

A high-end GTX 1070. Higher factory overclock, better heatsink.

 

EVGA GeForce GTX 1070 FTW

EVGA GTX 1070 8GB FTWCurrent price: $410 (normal price: $440, for a discount of $30 or 7%)

One of the highest quality GTX 1070s around. Fast from the factory, and overbuilt to support more overclocking. The high-quality heatsink keeps things cool and quiet. Looks nice, too!

 

ASUS GeForce GTX 1060 3GB

ASUS GeForce GTX 1060 3GBCurrent price: $190 after a $10 rebate (normal price: $220, for a discount of $30 or 14%)

A good price on a good GTX 1060 3GB. The 1060 3GB is available for $200 any time, but this is a better version of it. It has a better heatsink that will run quieter and cooler, or allow more overclocking.

 

SSD

SanDisk SSD Plus 960GB

SanDisk SSD PLUS 960GBCurrent price: $210 (normal price: $240, for a discount of $30 or 12%)

$30 off the normal price on a decent, large SSD.

 

Case

BitFenix Mini-ITX

BitFenix Mini-ITX TowerCurrent price: $72 (normal price: $79, for a discount of $7 or 9%)

A nice case for a portable build.

 

Monitors

ASUS 27” 1080p 144 Hz VG278HV

ASUS 27” 1080p 144 Hz VG278HVCurrent price: $230 (normal price: $290, for a discount of $60 or 21%)

A nice 144Hz gaming screen, for someone who doesn’t mind the relatively low resolution of 1920 x 1080 for the 27” size.

 

Dell UP3017 73GTT

Dell UP3017 30” 2560×1600 IPSCurrent price: $950 (normal price: $1,060, for a discount of $110 or 10%)

A 30”, 16:10 aspect ratio monitor with professional level color accuracy and uniformity out of the box. Lots of connectivity options, a good stand, and VESA mounts. You pay a premium for these features though, even at the sale price. Definitely a niche monitor

 

Mice

Logitech G502 Mouse

Logitech G502Current price: $40 (normal price: $70, for a discount of $30 or 43%)

GREAT DEAL ALERT. An excellent, unique mouse for gaming or general use. Comfortable and precise, with nice button placement for most people, and a very satisfying scroll wheel.

 

Logitech G303 Mouse

Logitech G303Current price: $25 (normal price: $50, for a discount of $25 or 50%)

GREAT DEAL ALERT. A very nice mouse even at the normal price. Simple, but precise and comfortable. Customizable lighting effects are well done.

 

Keyboards

Logitech G910 RGB Mechanical Keyboard

Logitech G910 RGB Mechanical KeyboardCurrent price: $90 (normal price: $180, for a discount of $90 or 50%)

Interesting Deal Alert. A unique mechanical keyboard. Uses the rare Romer-G mechanical switches, which are similar to a Cherry MX Brown switch with a shorter travel distance. Excellent, customizable backlighting. Unique keycaps. Build quality is high. If you like the style, this is a good deal.

 

Logitech G610 Backlit Mechanical Keyboard

Logitech G610 Backlit Mechanical KeyboardCurrent price: $60 (normal price: $90, for a discount of $30 or 33%)

A good, solid mechanical keyboard at a nice price. Nice white backlighting. Available with either Cherry MX Brown or Red switches.

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Corsair K65 Keyboard

Corsair K65 Mechanical KeyboardCurrent price: $50 (normal price: $80, for a discount of $30 or 37%)

One of our favorite mechanical keyboards. Tenkeyless size, nice looking, Cherry MX Red switches. This one isn’t backlit, though.

 

Corsair K70 Mechanical Keyboard

Corsair K70 Mechanical KeyboardCurrent price: $85 (normal price: $120, for a discount of $35 or 29%)

The backlit, full size older brother to the K65. Available in either red or blue backlighting, with Cherry MX Red or Blue switches.

Drevo Gramr Tenkeyless Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

Drevo Gramr Mechanical KeyboardCurrent price: $43 (normal price: $47, for a discount of $4 or 9%)

An inexpensive, minimalist mechanical keyboard. The backlighting is decent. The mechanical switches are not Cherry MX, but they are similar and good quality. This is simply a great keyboard, even without the discount. Available in variants all of the Cherry MX mechanical switch options.

 

Headsets

HyperX Cloud II Gaming Headset

HyperX Cloud II HeadsetCurrent price: $65 (normal price: $100, for a discount of $35 or 35%)

GREAT DEAL ALERT. A very nice gaming headset for the price. (Even for the normal price). Clear, good bass, decent mic.

 

LOGITECH G430

Logitech G430 Gaming HeadsetCurrent price: $35 (normal price: $50, for a discount of $15 or 30%)

Good entry level headphones, with a usable mic. Quite comfortable for most people.

 

Laptops

MSI 15.6” 1080p Gaming Laptop

MSI 15.6” 1080p Gaming LaptopCurrent price: $1,000 (normal price: $1,200, for a discount of $200 or 17%Get the 17″ version for $100 more.

i7-6700HQ, GTX 1060 6GB, 12GB DDR4, 128GB SSD + 1TB 7200 RPM HDD. A powerful gaming laptop, similar to our Superb tier in performance. Will max out most modern games at 1080p with smooth FPS. 

 

Dell 15.6” 1080p Laptop

Dell 15.6” 1080p LaptopCurrent price: $630 (normal price: $710, for a discount of $80 or 11%)

I5-7200u, 8GB DDR4, 1TB HDD, 1920×1080 touchscreen. A nice non-gaming laptop with a latest generation Intel CPU. Swap out the HDD for an SSD, and it will make a great work or school laptop.

 

Miscellaneous

Creative Sound Blaster Audigy PCIe RX 7.1 Sound Card

Sound Blaster Audigy RX 7.1 Sound CardCurrent price: $38 (normal price: $60, for a discount of $22 or 37%)

A nice upgrade if your onboard sound isn’t good. Has a headphone amp to give your headphones a nice boost.

 

D-Link AC1900 Router DIR-880L

D-Link AC1900 Router DIR-880LCurrent price: $100 (normal price: $130, for a discount of $30 or 23%)

A good wireless router. Good range and AC1900 speed, 4 gigabit ethernet ports.

 

Kindle

KindleCurrent price: $50 (normal price: $80, for a discount of $30 or 37%)

Do you like reading books? Then you should have a Kindle. The Paperwhite below is nicer, but this is cheaper.

 

Kindle

Kindle PaperwhiteCurrent price: $100 (normal price: $120, for a discount of $20 or 17%)

The mid-range version of the Kindle. Has a nicer screen, and a backlight so that you can read at night without having to have lights on. It’s pretty great.


Conclusion

We will continue to bring you the best PC hardware deals throughout Black Friday and Cyber Monday. If you see something we don’t, let us know!

If you’re building or upgrading a PC and want to know the best parts for your budget, check out our recommended builds at logicalincrements.com.

We recommend parts for general gaming, playing specific games, as well as video editing, streaming, VR, and other tasks.