Black Friday 2010 Mobile Deals and Pre-Thanksgiving Day Mobile Sales

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Another year is upon us where we all magically transform into family-centric folks, cutting up the turkey and passing the stuffing on Thanksgiving – only to turn back into blood-thirsty animals on Black Friday who won’t hesitate to do what it takes to get your hands on a Zhu Zhu Pet. It truly is a magical time of year.

Last year, we posted some worthwhile mobile related deals a couple of days before Black Friday, but this year, we’re giving you the downlow on BF deals a week before the biggest retail day of the year. Hopefully, armed with this extra week of prep time, you’ll have your battle plan ready to take advantage of all of the sales going on.

Or, if you’re not the Black Friday type, you’ll be happy to hear a number of big name retailers have decided to offer Pre-Thanksgiving Day sales so you won’t have to camp out holding a jar of your own urine to keep yourself warm until stores open their doors on Friday morning. Keep reading to check out our list of all the best mobile-related pre-Thanksgiving Day sales that you’re likely to encounter in the days leading up to the big day.

Be sure to bookmark this page as we’ll continue updating this article with any new Black Friday deals that happen to pop up.

AT&T Black Friday Sale

From Friday, Nov. 26th – Monday, Nov. 29th

AT&T will kick off its Black Friday sale at 12:01 a.m., ET, on Friday, November 26th. The wireless carrier will offer a series of rotating promotions that will run through Monday, November 29th. Each day will feature a different theme and items will be available online while supplies last.

  • Friday, November 26, 12:01 ET – Touch screen devices. AT&T slashes prices on its most popular touch screen devices.
  • Saturday, November 27, 12:01 ET – Refurb Devices for One Penny. Select refurbished devices, including the BlackBerry Torch, will be available for only $0.01.
  • Sunday, November 28, 12:01 ET – Free Quick Messaging Device Sale. Choose from the Pantech Link, LG Vu Plus, Sharp FX and the Pantech Pursuit for free. Unlimited messaging plan is required.
  • Monday, November 29, 9:00 ET – High-end Smartphone Sale for One Penny. Just one penny for some of the most sought after smartphones. Devices will rotate every three hours and will include: HTC Aria, BlackBerry Curve 3G, Motorola Flipout, Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 and the Motorola BRAVO.

U.S. Cellular Black Friday Sale

From Monday, Nov. 22nd – Monday, Nov. 29th

  • Samsung Mesmerize $99.99 after an $80 mail-in rebate with any new 2-year agreement.
  • HTC Desire $49.99 after an $80 mail-in rebate with any new 2-year agreement.
  • LG Apex Free after an $80 mail-in rebate with any new 2-year agreement.
  • Samsung Acclaim Free after an $80 mail-in rebate with any new 2-year agreement.

T-Mobile Black Friday Sale [Update]

From Wednesday, Nov. 3rd – ongoing

T-Mobile has not yet announced any formal Black Friday sales but it is preparing for the holiday shopping season by introducing several new handsets, voice and data plans, and a new tethering option. T-Mobile’s current additions are listed below and we will add any Black Friday deals to this list as soon as they are announced.

  • T-Mobile Comet FREE after a $140 online discount and $59.99 web-only discount. New 2-year agreement required.
  • LG Optimus T Black – FREE after a $160 online discount and $79.99 web-only discount. New 2-year agreement required.
  • LG Optimus T Burgundy  or Titanium– $29.99 after a $160 online discount and $50 web-only discount. New 2-year agreement required.
  • Motorola Defy $99.99 after a $230 online discount and $50 web-only discount. New 2-year agreement required.
  • Motorola Charm – $49.99 after a $170 online discount and $50 web-only discount. New 2-year agreement required.
  • New Web-200MB Mobile data plan – $10/ monthly with a new two-year service agreement or contract extension. Also available for $15 per month on plans without a contract. The Web – Unlimited plan will be remain and will be available for $30 per month.
  • Tethering and Wi-Fi Sharing service plan – $14.99. monthly A new tethering service plan that enables select smartphones to function as wireless modems for tethering to a laptop, tablet or netbook. The Tethering and Wi-Fi Sharing plan can be added to an Unlimited $30 monthly plan only.

Update: T-Mobile announced they’ll be offering a smartphone BOGO for customers with a family plan. Starting on Black Friday, customers with a family plan can buy a featured smartphone and receive a second featured smartphone or an “affordable” Android handset for free. Here’s the list of of featured smartphones:

  • T-Mobile myTouch 4G
  • T-Mobile G2
  • HTC HD7
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab
  • Blackberry Bold 9780

As for the list of “affordable” Android handsets, here it is:

  • Motorola Defy
  • Motorola Charm
  • LG Optimus T
  • T-Mobile Comet

Verizon Black Friday Sale

From Monday, Nov. 19th – Friday, Jan. 7th, 2011

Verizon has only one announced promotion, thus far.

The new Smartphones Talk Free promotion cuts the price on voice plans for ech smartphones added to a  Family SharePlan. Anyone who buys a new smartphone between November 19th, 2010 and January 7th, 2011 will be eligible for a $9.99 discount per line over the entire course of the 24-month contract. The promotion requires a new two-year contract and a $29.99 monthly data plan.

Sprint Black Friday Sale

To Be Announced

Sprint has not yet announced its Black Friday sales. Check back later and we will update this post with the latest and greatest deals that Sprint has to offer.

Target Pre-Thanksgiving Day Sale

From Monday, Nov. 21st – Wednesday, Nov. 24th

  • AT&T HTC Aria FREE w/Any New 2 Year Agreement
  • T Mobile G2 $49.99 w/Any New 2 Year Agreement
  • Verizon HTC Droid Incredible $49.99 w/Any New 2 Year Agreement

Walmart Pre-Thanksgiving Day Sale

From Wednesday, Nov. 17 – Thursday, Nov. 25

  • $100 Walmart Gift Card with the purchase of nearly 40 phones from AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon. Participating phones include:
  • AT&T BlackBerry Curve3G – $28.88
  • AT&T BlackBerry Torch – $98.88
  • AT&T HTC Aria – $48.88
  • AT&T Samsung Capitvate – $98.88
  • Sprint LG Optimus S – $0.97
  • Sprint BlackBerry Curve 3G – $28.88
  • Sprint BlackBerry Bold – $98.88
  • Sprint Samsung Intercept – $38.88
  • Sprint HTC EVO 4G – $199.00
  • T-Mobile HTC HD7 – $148.88
  • T-Mobile myTouch 4G – $148.88
  • T-Mobile BlackBerry 9780 – $78.88
  • T-Mobile  BlackBerry Curve – $28.88
  • Verizon LG Vortex – $0.97
  • Verizon Motorola Droid 2 Global – $148.88
  • Verizon Motorola Droid X – $148.88
  • Verizon HTC Incredible – $98.88

Best Buy Black Friday Deals

November 26, 2010 (Black Friday): Stores Open at 5am

  • BlackBerry Torch 9800 $49.99 w/ AT&T 2-Year Activation
  • HTC Droid Incredible $1 w/ Verizon 2-Year Activation
  • iFrogz Luxe Case Bonus Pack for iPhone 3G, 3GS (Blue/Purple) $29.99
  • iFrogz Luxe Case Bonus Pack for iPhone 4 (Blue/Pink/Red) $29.99
  • Jabra BT2080 Bluetooth Headset $19.99
  • Jabra Cruiser Bluetooth Speakerphone $49.99
  • LG Optimus S Cell Phone (Charcoal/Purple) $1.00 w/ Sprint 2-Year Activation
  • LG Prime Cell Phone $59.99
  • LG Rumor Touch Cell Phone $69.99
  • Pantech Laser Cell Phone $1 w/ AT&T 2-Year Activation
  • Plantronics Voyager Pro Bluetooth Headset $49.99
  • Rocketfish iPhone 4 Case (Blue/Pink/Smoke/Torquise) $9.99
  • Samsung 410G Cell Phone w/Free Bluetooth Headset $39.99
  • Samsung Fascinate –$1.00 w/ Verizon 2-Year Activation
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 7″ Tablet (Sprint) $549.99
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 7″ Tablet (Verizon) $549.99
  • Samsung Intensity II Cell Phone $1.00 w/Verizon 2-Year Activation
  • Samsung Red Rant Cell Phone (Boost Mobile) $89.99
  • Samsung Transform Cell Phone $69.99 w/Spring 2-Year Activation

Radio Shack Black Friday Deals

November 26 2010 (Black Friday)

  • AT&T Samsung A107 for GoPhone $4.99
  • AT&T Samsung Flight II Free w/2-year Agreement & $20/mo. Data Feature
  • BlueAnt Q1 Bluetooth Headset $59.99
  • Boost Mobile Samsung Seek $69.99
  • Duracell myGrid Cellular Phone and MP3 Player Charger $59.99
  • Duracell myGrid Charger for iPhone 3G/3GS $59.99
  • iGo Charge Anywhere Charger with USB Charging Ports $19.99
  • iGo Charge Anywhere Skins $29.99
  • Otterbox Cell Phone Cases 25% Off
  • OtterBox Defender Series Case for iPod/iPhone 4 $37.49
  • ***Phone AcPointMobl Micro USB Vehicle Power Adaptercessory Bundle $9.99
  • Samsung Captivate Free w/2-year Agreement & $25/mo. Data Feature
  • Samsung WEP460 Bluetooth Headset $9.99
  • Sprint Samsung Intercept (Grey/Pink) Free w/2-year Agreement & Everything Plan w/Data Feature
  • Sprint Samsung Transform Free w/2-year Agreement & Everything Plan w/Data Feature
  • T Mobile Samsung Gravity T (Charcoal/Red) Free w/2-year Agreement & $10/mo. w/Data Feature
  • T Mobile Samsung Vibrant Free w/2-year Agreement & $30/mo. Android Feature
  • Virgin Mobile Kyocera Loft $29.99

Target Black Friday Deals

November 26 2010 (Black Friday)

Boost Mobile Non-Contract Phones $39.99

Sam’s Club Black Friday Deals

November 26 2010 (Black Friday)

Samsung Fascinate – $0.96
Samsung Fascinate 4″ Android Cell Phone – $0.96

BJs Black Friday Deals

November 26 2010 (Black Friday)

LG Cosmos Touch Buy one, Get one Free

hhgregg Black Friday Deals

November 26 2010 (Black Friday)

  • BlackBerry Curve 3G 9330 FREE w/2 Year Activation
  • LG Ally FREE w/2 Year Activation
  • Motorola Droid X $199.99

Macmall Black Friday Deals

November 26 2010 (Black Friday)

  • AC / USB Power Adapter for iPod/iPhone $9.99
  • Black Snap-On Protective Case + Sticky Swipe for iPhone 4 $14.99
  • KICKSTANDP4 Snap-On Case with Stand + Sticky Swipe for iPhone4 $11.99
  • Windshield/Vent Car Mount with Quick Release Cradle for iPhone and iPod touch $11.99

NAVIGON Black Friday Deals

November 26 2010 (Black Friday)

NAVIGON will be reducing the prices of select smartphone navigation apps up to 40% for Black Friday. Here’s the full list of price reductions:

  • MobileNavigator iPhone USA - $29.99 (from $49.99)
  • MobileNavigator iPhone MyRegion - $19.99 (from $29.99)
  • MobileNavigator Android USA - $39.99 (from $59.99)

Fusion of Ideas Black Friday Deals

November 26 2010 – November 28 2010

Fusion of Ideas will be having a Black “Stealth” Friday Weekend sale where they’ll be offering $15 for all StealthArmor cases, which is a $30 reduction from their current price of $45. You can check out all of their products at the Fusion of Ideas store.

You can find our list of mobile-related Black Friday deals and pre-Thanksgiving Day Sales here.

  • Anonymous

    You apparently missed T-Mobiles buy one get one free announcement today. http://www.tmonews.com/2010/11/t-mobile-announces-black-friday-bogo-promotion/

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    Woot! Now this is what I’m talking about. Great deals, great prices..

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    This is a very comprehensive Black Friday help. Thanks. :)

    p.s: Special notice to Best Buy offer for Samsung Galaxy Tab. Be very early there !

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