Best Target Black Friday Deals: Apple AirPods, Air Fryers, 4K TVs and More – CNET

It might only be Thanksgiving day, but the 2022 Black Friday deals are already in full swing. All the major retailers including Amazon and Best Buy have huge savings this year and Target isn’t missing out on the action. Target’s earliest Black Friday deals actually kicked off in October, but the giant retailer has a bunch more deals running right now and over the weekend, seamlessly transitioning into Cyber Monday. 

Target rolled out its largest Black Friday week event ever earlier in the week, with more than 1 million items going on sale. There are a variety of early Black Friday deals on TVs, soundbars, kitchen gadgets, toys and games, and more. 

You can shop the entire sale at the link above, but to help you save some time, we’ve rounded up some of the very best bargains available below. Deals typically come and go pretty fast during the holiday shopping season, so we’ll continue to update this page with new deals as they appear. Be sure to check back often for the best Black Friday savings that Target has to offer. 


This Element 65-inch TV is a steal for just $230 right now. It comes with Roku built-in and offers 4K resolution. It’s compatible with Google Home, Amazon Alexa and Apple Home.


Score a huge saving on Apple’s AirPods Pro 2 at Targer where the noise-canceling earbuds are down to $200. This AirPods Pro 2 deal is the best we’ve seen since the earbuds’ launch this fall. 


The Nintendo Switch goes for $300, but right now you can get a bundle with a Switch console, a digital copy of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and a three-month Switch Online individual membership, all for the price of a standard standalone Switch.

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Pick up the 128GB Quest 2 VR headset bundled with Resident Evil 4 and Beat Saber for $50 off the price of the headset alone. The 256GB model is $70 off.

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For an entry-level, midsize laptop, it’s hard to beat the the Lenovo Ideapad 1i. It offers a thin and light design, and this spec at $240 off includes an Intel Core i3 processor, a 256GB SSD and 8GB RAM. It’s usually $540.


KitchenAid’s Professional 5-quart stand mixer is on sale for just $250 right now. The iconic mixer has 10 speeds with plenty of power to mix even the densest ingredients. It comes with a flat beater, a dough hook and 5-quart stainless steel bowl.

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Dyson’s V8 cordless vacuum cleaner is on sale for $280 this week. It has up to 40 minutes of run time and is a lightweight vacuum, weighing just under 6 pounds. 

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Even a simple 2.1-channel soundbar like this LG can provide a serious improvement over your TV’s built-in speakers. This all-in-one soundbar boasts 100 watts of total output and has a built-in subwoofer for rich lows. You can connect it to your TV using the HDMI ARC port or play audio from your phone, tablet or laptop with a USB or Bluetooth connection.

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The K-Mini brewer from Keurig is the company’s smallest brewer, and it’s a great option if you’re short on counter space. And now, Target is offering $50 off several different colors, dropping the price down to just $50. 


There’s a good reason that air fryers have gotten so popular recently. They’re faster and easier to use than traditional fryers and a lot healthier too. And right now, you can pick up a midsize Gourmia air fryer for nearly half off the usual price. It boasts 1,500 watts of cooking power, and has 12 preprogrammed functions, including fry, bake, dehydrate and more. And the removable basket and crisping tray are dishwasher-safe, so clean up is a breeze as well. 

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And if you’ve been looking for deals on gaming consoles, Target has the Xbox Series S available for $250 (save $50), with a free $50 Target gift card included with your purchase. The only caveat is that you have to make your purchase online but pickup in-store, as shipping is not available. Take a look at Target’s website to check your local availability.