If you have a clumsy ten-thumb like me, you won’t be a fan of most original laptop keyboards, so you’ll prefer an external keyboard attached to your computer. And while my favorite keyboard, the Corsair K100 Air, isn’t on sale on Black Friday, the Corsair K55 RGB Pro XT, also a really good mechanical keyboard, is a whopping £25 off on Corsair’s website this weekend. Black Friday, now £49.99 (was £74.99) (Opens in a new tab). This keyboard, while considered a gaming keyboard, works really well for creative professionals and enthusiasts with its customizable keys and mechanical switches (as opposed to membrane keyboards devoid of resistance), and it doesn’t come much better than the Corsair, which has a very good range. of keyboards, mice, and accessories available during the Corsair Black Friday sale (Opens in a new tab).
Look, we all want fancy, expensive big laptops, but we don’t all (1) have the money for one, and/or (2) actually need one. If you’re looking for a nice, affordable laptop for general work-from-home tasks, or a student laptop that won’t break down in the middle of a lecture in two months, John Lewis is offering the mid-range ASUS Vivobook 15 budget laptop money now, down to £369.99 (was £599.99) (Opens in a new tab). That’s a nice 38% discount for a very reliable device, which comes with a 15.6-inch HD display, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD (which makes it run much faster than any equivalent laptop with a hard drive). It’s a really good price from a very reliable laptop maker.
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If you are looking for a laptop that will meet your everyday needs – such as surfing the web, watching movies, etc., then the Dell Inspiron is a great choice. With a 15.6in display, an Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB of RAM, a 512GB SSD and Windows 11 Home, this nifty little device is excellent value at a retail price of £579. And now you can get an extra £80 off this Dell Inspiron laptop at Amazon, bringing it down to just £499. (Opens in a new tab)which makes it a complete package.
We’ve told you about the Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 earlier, but there’s also a great discount on the Surface Laptop Studio on Amazon, now £1,199 (was £1,449) (Opens in a new tab). It’s not quite as big a discount as the V4, but it’s a newer model so that’s understandable. The model shown has an Intel Core i5 processor, 16GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD, and that’s pretty close to the lowest price we’ve ever seen.
We’ve found a pretty decent discount on a pretty decent 2-in-1 as the Samsung Galaxy Book 2 is £400 at Currys, now £599 (was £999) (Opens in a new tab). It has 8GB of RAM, a Full HD AMOLED touch screen, an Intel Core i5 processor, and comes with a stylus included, so it could be a good mid-range option for budding designers who want a tablet and laptop in one. .
It’s starting to look a lot like… Razer Black Friday, actually. Razer has entered its awesome Black Friday deals with a vengeance, as interested US shoppers can get the Razer Blade 17 for $1,899.99, down $600 from $2,499.99. (Opens in a new tab). Being a great gaming laptop, it’s also a great tool for creative professionals, with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 graphics, a powerful 11th Gen Intel 8-Core i7 CPU running on a large 17.3″ FHD 360Hz display, and backed by 16GB of RAM and a 1TB solid-state drive (SSD) make photo and video editing work look easy. There’s even an SD card reader for photographers, making external docking unnecessary. And that laptop is down to $1,699.99 very for a little while in August, so we’ll let you know if that price drops further.
DELL’s Slightly Limited Stock Update: If you’ve tried and failed to get your hands on the Dell laptop of your choice on Amazon, there are slightly more selections (and sometimes much bigger discounts) on Dell’s own site. This includes a £700 ultra-powerful Dell XPS 17 (
£2,698.99 now £1,998.99) (Opens in a new tab) on the upper end, and about half of the budget-friendly Dell Inspiron 15 ( £329 now £189) (Opens in a new tab).
Now that the Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 is out, the Surface Laptop 4 is being given a very healthy discount. But since it’s still a very capable machine (read our review (Opens in a new tab) If you don’t believe me), we can definitely still recommend it. Especially now that this top-spec variant has been given over a £480 RRP, now £1167.97 (was £1649) (Opens in a new tab). This Surface Laptop 4 comes with an Intel Core i7 chip, 16GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD, plus excellent battery life and a beautiful, sharp display. This is the best price this laptop has ever had as far as we know, so if you’re in the market for a really good Surface laptop, you can celebrate Black Friday early.
It’s time to update the LIMITED STOCK. I know many of you are looking for Dell XPS laptops right now because they are both creative and gaming machines. Unfortunately, Dell doesn’t seem to be well stocked in the UK at the moment, with many models sold out, but there are good deals to be had on those that do remain. There’s up to £350 off on Amazon right now (Opens in a new tab)with the biggest discount on the Dell XPS 15 now at £2,449 (was £2,799) (Opens in a new tab). This is also the best price we’ve seen on this laptop, but there are only 12 left at the time of writing…
Light up your Black Friday laptops from BEACONS.
ASUS makes some gaming laptops. One of the most impressive ones is the popular ASUS ROG Strix G15, which has a 300Hz HD display, an ultra-fast NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060, 16GB DDR5 RAM, and a 512GB SSD, all running on a battery-friendly Intel processor. . Core i9 12900H processor. It’s currently $200 off on Amazon US, now $1,599.99, down from $1,799.99 (Opens in a new tab). Like most gaming laptops, this one is a great choice for aspiring creators, thanks to its fast graphics card and ample RAM. That’s close to, but not quite the lowest price we ever recorded for this laptop, so we’ll be sure to let you know if that price drops over the weekend.
B&H Photo & Video seems to be one of the best places for Apple Friday early Friday deals on Apple products this morning (Opens in a new tab), where you can find MacBooks for up to $500 off. One such deal is on the popular MacBook Air (M1, 2020), gold model for $250 now, down to $999 (was $1,249) (Opens in a new tab). The MacBook Air is a sleek, powerful laptop, and I personally love the gold laptop, so if you don’t mind the little attention you’ll get, this is a very nice deal.
Dear UK readers, the skies may be gray and dull, but this early Black Friday deal from Cary’s is hot and shiny! ASUS Zenbooks have become one of creators’ favorite laptops, thanks to their excellent OLED screens and outstanding processing power. And now the Zenbook Pro 14 Duo is a sweet £500 off at Currys, now £1,499, down from £1,999 (Opens in a new tab). It’s one of our favorite pro laptops, and even though the graphics card is “only” Intel Iris Xe, it’s still a nice bunch, so if you’re in the market for a laptop with a 2.8K OLED screen with great color coverage, it can To do worse on Black Friday.
Hey, it’s Erlingur Comments Editor here. Today I’m going to walk you through the Creative Bloq laptop deals live blog. While Friday hasn’t arrived yet, we’re already seeing plenty of deals live in both the UK and the US, and we’ll be doing our best to keep track of the best deals on the best laptops around all weekend. ..
The former would be a huge opportunity for US-based creative professionals looking for graphic design or video editing powerhouses, as the MSI Creator 17 is a whopping $800 off, from $2,349 to $1,549. (Opens in a new tab). Featuring 100% AdobeRGB color coverage, this laptop is equipped with an Intel Core i7-11800H processor, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 graphics card, 16GB RAM, 512GB NVME SSD, and has 4 Thunderbolt ports for fast data transfer. something you want. You will need if you are editing 8K HDR video. This is the lowest price we’ve ever recorded for an MSI Creator 17, so we can definitely recommend this deal.