Black Friday deals on Apple products - from iPhone, iPads, Airpods and Watches. (Pic: Shutterstock)
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While the tech giant is unlikely to start slashing prices on top of the range goods and the latest products to hit the market, there are offers out there to be had.
Apple doesn’t tend to go big on Black Friday, though will promote its own offerings in the run up to Christmas, but savvy shoppers can still bag an Apple kind of bargain around the annual sales event.
So if you’re in the market for an iPhone upgrade, a new iPad, an extra set of Airpods or the latest Apple Watch then you might be in luck by shopping around at other major retailers taking part in Black Friday.
Be warned, whatever you’re looking for, there is a good chance that you will still have to part with a pretty penny to get the Apple product of your choosing, but there could be discounts and incentives to be had this November.
When is Black Friday?
Black Friday is an annual sales event which takes place the day after Thanksgiving.
In 2021, Black Friday has been confirmed for Friday 26 November - that means savings are available now, and will run through to Cyber Monday 29 November.
Sky is offering huge savings on the Apple iPhone 13
Sky is offering 50 per cent off iPhones. If you buy the 60GB package, that means a £540 savings.
Visit the Sky iPhone13 page for the deals, where the phone is available in five colours, with three storage sizes, and two contract lengths.
For example: an iPhone 13 with 126GB capacity is reduced to £27 per month on a 24- month contract - no upfront payment needed. Then you choose your data plan on top.
What other gadgets can I buy in the Black Friday sales?
There are lots of gadgets on offer this Black Friday, and we’ve chosen some of the best ones:
To keep up-to-date with all the best Black Friday deals from a range of retailers and brands, be sure to keep an eye on our Black Friday live blog which will be regularly updated as deals go live.
This year’s Apple Airpods charging case for under £200. Features include active noise cancellation to block outside noise or transparency mode for hearing the world around you.
Three sizes of soft tapered silicone tips for custom fit, touch sensor for control on entertainment, answer or end calls, as well as sweat and water resistance.
Benefit from more than 24 hours of total listening time with the MagSafe Charging Case. Quick access to Siri by saying “Hey Siri”. Free delivery available through Amazon.
Get the latest Apple iPhone and save £228 when you sign up to a 24 month contract in this Black Friday deal from Three.
While you do have to pay £69 up-front, you’ll get unlimited texts, calls and access to 5G data speeds. Plus, you’ll also receive a £100 gift voucher to spend at Amazon.
High spec features include a 6.1" Super Retina XDR display with ProMotion, triple Pro 12MP front camera system, A15 Bionic chip and 5G.
Unlimited data, minutes and texts with personal hotspot and roaming capability for £38 a month for six months, £76 a month thereafter.
Available in either Graphite, Gold, Sierra Blue or Silver finish.
Arguably the best over-head wireless headphones in the market - and finally discounted, with a whopping 22% off.
The ‘spatial audio feature’ is out of this world, meaning your head is surrounded by music, so you get engulfed by your favourite songs. The noise-cancelling function is also impressive. A steal.
The largest, most advanced Always-on Retina display yet makes everything you do with your Apple Watch Series 7 bigger and better.
Series 7 is the most durable Apple Watch ever built, with an even more crack-resistant front crystal.
Advanced features let you measure your blood oxygen level, take an ECG anytime and access mindfulness and sleep tracking apps.
You can also track dozens of workouts, including new tai chi and pilates. Free delivery available from Very.co.uk. Offer ends 25th November 2021.
Save up to £312 on a 48 month device plan and £20 upfront on an Apple iPad Pro with 12.9" screen, 5G capabilities and silver finish in this Black Friday deal from o2.
Top of the range features include a powerful Apple M1 chip, Liquid Retina XDR display, pro cameras and a LiDAR Scanner for stunning photos, videos, and immersive AR, 128GB storage.
With 1GB data, 100 texts and a monthly rolling Airtime Plan all for £30 per month (£23 device, £7 airtime) and £20 upfront. Offer ends 8 December 2021.
Powerful, easy to use, versatile… the Apple iPad 9th Generation offers 10.2-inch Retina display, A13 Bionic chip, Ultra Wide front camera and works with Apple Pencil and the Smart Keyboard.
With 64GB of storage and a slick grey finish, the device is timeless.
To benefit from this Black Friday deal, you will have to sign up to a 48 month device plan which includes 1GB data, 100 texts and a monthly rolling Airtime Plan all for £15.60 a month (£8.60 device, £7 airtime) and £20 upfront.
Offer ends 24 November 2021.
The Apple iPhone 12 Pro features triple 12 MP main cameras, a 6.1" Super Retina XDR display and an A14 Bionic processor, all on the latest iOS 14.
Currys is offering the iPhone in Graphite or Blue finish with 256 GB storage for £899 to buy outright, a saving of £50.
Not only do a pair of Powerbeats have serious street cred, but they’re a fabulous pair of earphones if you’re on the move.
Truly wireless, these comfortable running earbuds have over-ear hooks, so they’re up to the task of staying safely anchored as you jostle.
They boast exceptional comfort and fit, decent all-round sound quality and a seriously lengthy battery life.
This is a serious mark-down for a superlative MacBook.
A slim, incredibly lightweight machine, it’s characteristically sleek for an Apple device - with a tapered design. It uses Apple’s proprietary M1 chip, rather than an Intel processor, so it’s unbelievably fast.
It has great resolution and a crisp, bright picture, too.