As we rapidly approach another , you'll be wanting to know where all the largest price drops and reductions are to be had – and here we're going to focus on one of the biggest players in the Black Friday 2017 fun and games, John Lewis.
The venerable high street department store always has lots going on for Black Friday, as we saw last year and in previous years, so stop all the frantic scrolling and clicking and let us be your guide to the best that John Lewis has to offer during this sales season.
One of the advantages of stopping by at John Lewis during Black Friday 2017 is that there's such a variety in terms of the bargains to be had. You can usually rely on offers across clothing, home and garden, sports and leisure, and of course electricals – which is where we'll be focusing in particular.
Read on to explore the John Lewis Black Friday 2017 bonanza, and have fun shopping!
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John Lewis Black Friday deals
With Black Friday 2017 approaching, it seems like a good time to round up all of the notable bargains we saw from John Lewis on Black Friday 2016.
TV Black Friday deals – John Lewis always a good bet for and that was emphasised again last Black Friday, when you could pick up the 65-inch LG OLED65B6V for a discounted price of £2,869, with a year of Sky Q thrown in for free.
Gaming Black Friday deals – games consoles you want, is it? John Lewis has previously offered punters the 500GB version of the , complete with a copy of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, for just £209.95. Expect some similarly attractive bargains this year.
Computing Black Friday deals – there was plenty to get excited about in the computing department at John Lewis during Black Friday 2016, including top-end complete with Arc Mouse, Surface Pen and leather sleeve for a superb £1,399 (£400 off).
Tablet and phone Black Friday deals – everyone loves a good tablet or phone deal, like the for £449.95 (£30 off) and the for £349 (also £30 off), both bargains you could have snapped up from John Lewis during Black Friday 2016.
Audio Black Friday deals – John Lewis went big with the reductions on audio kit for Black Friday 2016. One of our favourite deals during last year's sales extravaganza was £30 off the normal price of the , which means you could pick up the speaker for just £139.
Wearable Black Friday deals – "get your wearable bargains here" was the call from John Lewis during Black Friday 2016, and in amongst a host of very decent deals was the rather attractive smartwatch discounted to just £87.99 for the occasion.
Drone Black Friday deals – John Lewis might not be the first place you think of when it comes to drones, but if you were in the market for an unmarried aerial vehicle during Black Friday 2016 then the store was offering the Archos Drone for just £100 (half price).
John Lewis on Black Friday 2017: what you need to know
You've got a lot of reasons to include John Lewis in your Black Friday 2017 shopping spree, and of course the retailer provides an excellent customer experience the whole year round. Bonuses like free delivery, click and collect, and international delivery are par for the course when shopping at John Lewis, and there's a minimum two-year guarantee on all electricals sold through the store.
As far as Black Friday 2017 goes, John Lewis calls it "the perfect time to stock up on Christmas presents", and is promising some super-hot deals in appliances, computers and TVs later this year. You've also got the benefit of the retailer's policy, which is a price promise that's been in place since 1925 – it applies all year round, but it's still relevant for Black Friday 2017.
That means if you see a better deal elsewhere on a particular item, John Lewis promises to match it – so get those browser tabs fired up and see what's out there. It also gives you another option if there's suddenly no stock left on a deal offered by another retailer, because you can switch to John Lewis and get it there for a cheaper price instead.
The top 5 John Lewis Black Friday deals last year
1. Lenovo Yoga 900S
2. Microsoft Xbox One S
3. Samsung UE40KU6020 HDR 4K Ultra HD Smart TV
4K prices continue to drop across the board and the Samsung UE40KU6020 40-incher was available for a mere £349 – complete with Freeview HD, Playstation Now and PurColour.
4. MacBook Air
5. Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge