Black Friday: Canada Android Deals By Category And Retailer

November 27, 2014 - Written By Cory McNutt

While the concept of Black Friday certainly got its start in the U.S. as a means to get people out shopping after Thanksgiving, that does not stop the Canadian retailers from jumping on board as well. With an abundance of flyers and online ads about upcoming sales floating around things can get confusing. So below is an organized listing to help you sort out the bargains.

We have taken the incoming information and sorted through it picking out the best Android and Google products on offer. The products are sorted into the following categories for easy navigation: Cell Phones, Tablets /E-Readers, Wearables, Audio, Accessories and Miscellaneous. Within each category is a listing of the stores and then what items each store is offering.

OK, let’s get started…

Cell Phones

Best Buy –  Galaxy S5 – Telus: $0 on select 2-year activations.

Future Shop – Has a few Samsung bargains and one Nexus: A Galaxy S5 on Telus for $0 on select 2-year activations – The Galaxy Note 4 on Telus for $149.99 on select 2-year activations – The Samsung Galaxy S III (16GB) on Koodo for $0 on $300 Koodo Tab plus free $150 gift card – Select Samsung Galaxy S5, S4, or Alpha activations with a free 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 – And a Nexus 5 on 2-year gold plan for $300 Koodo New Tab or Renewal $0.00 plus free $100 gift card.

Staples – Has a variety of deals on Acer: The Acer Liquid Z5 is $149.99 – The Acer Liquid Z3 is $99.92 – The Acer Liquid E3 is $199.85 – A couple of Moto products are also on sale, such as the Moto G 2nd Gen 8GB for $199.95 and the Moto E for $179.62 – Bell Virgin Mobile SIM cards are $0 with purchase of unlocked smartphone.

The Source – A couple Samsung Galaxy sales: A Galaxy Core LTE – Bell for $0 on 2-year term or a Galaxy Alpha with a $100 bonus credit with purchase and activation and lastly a Galaxy S3 with a $100 bonus credit with purchase and activation.

Walmart – A couple of Samsung bargains: A Samsung S3 Mini – Telus: $98 no-contract or the Samsung Galaxy S3: $228 no-contract.

Tablets / E-Readers

Best Buy – Has a couple good tablet deals: A Digital D2 Pad Plus Tablet for $49.99 – A Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite for $129.99.

Future Shop – Has three tablets listed: A Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite for $129.99 – A FREE 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 with select Samsung Galaxy S5, S4, or Alpha activations – and a Kobo Arc Tablet for $129.99.

Staples – Has several Samsung tablet deals: A Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 for $299.98 – The Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 for $369.98 – The Galaxy Tab 4 8GB 7-inch for $179.96 – A Galaxy Tab 4 16GB 8-inch for $229.96 – The Galaxy Tab 4 16GB 10.1-inch for $279.96 – And the Galaxy Tab 3 Lite for $129.92 – And lastly, Staples is offering a Digital D2 tablet for $59.98.

The Source –  Has a couple of Acer tablets and a Samsung: An Acer 7-inch Iconia 8GB for $89.99 – An Acer Iconia 7.9-inch 16GB model for $149.99 – And a Samsung Tab 3 Lite for $129.99.

Walmart – Has a couple tablets to make our list: A Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite for only $128 – A RCA 7-inch Tablet for $54.


Best Buy – Has a couple of wearables for the holidays: An Orbit Activity and Sleep Tracker for $69.99 – A Jawbone Up24 for only $89.99 – And a Fitbit Flex Wireless Activity Tracker for $79.99.

Future Shop – Has the new Samsung Gear S smartwatch for $399.99 plus free $50 gift card.

Staples – Has the Jawbone UP24 for $109.99 – And a Fitbit Flex Wireless Activity Tracker for $79.95.

The Source – Has the Fitbit Flex for $79.99 – A Jawbone UP24 for $99.99 – And the Samsung Gear Live for $179.99.

Walmart – Has the Fitbit Flex for $79.95.


Speakers-AH-1Best Buy – Has some speakers and headphones for their sale: We have Beats by Dr Dre urBeats In-Ear Headphones in grey for $69 – Some Sennheiser On-Ear Headphones for $24.99 – Sony On-Ear Headphones for $14.99 – How about a Monster Superstar Portable Bluetooth Speaker for $89.99 – What about a Plantronics Voyager Legend Bluetooth Headset for $69.99 – Or lastly, we have some Bose SIE2 Sport In-Ear Headset for $79.99.

Future Shop – Has a couple items: a Sony Wireless Speaker for $99.99 – And Beats By Dr Dre upbeats In-Ear Headphones in pink or grey for $69.99.

Staples – Has a load of items for Black Friday: a pair of Sennheiser RS116II Wireless Headphones for $89.93 – Some Monster DNA On-Ear Headphones Black Tuxedo for $99.95 – How about some Bose SoundTrue Around-Ear Headphones for $149.95 – Or Beats by Dr Dre Solo HD for $149.95 – Or Beats by Dr Dre upbeats In-Ear earphones Black/White/Pink for $89.95 – How about some Sony On-Ear headphones for $39.95 – Or last, some IT Wireless Headphones for $19.95 plus bonus earbuds included.

The Source – Has several speakers and headphones: Monster Superstar High Definition Bluetooth Speaker for $99.99 – Some Headrush Rugged Bluetooth Speaker with NFC for $64.99 – Logitech UE Boom Portable Wireless Speaker for $179.99 – Logitech X100 Mobile Wireless Speaker for $29.99 – Sony SRS-X5 Portable Bluetooth Speaker for $149.99 – Sony InStudio speaker docks from $49.99 – All Beats Headphones and Earbuds except Beats Solo Drenched are 10% off – Monster DNA On-Ear Noise-Cancelling Headphones for $89.99.

Walmart – Has two items: Sony On-Ear Headphones for $34 – Or Solo HD Drenched for $129.


Best Buy – Has a 6000mAh PowerBack phone charger for only $19.99.

Staples – Is offering up a TP-Link 10.400 mAh Power Bank for $29.95 – And a Justin 2200mAh Power Stick for $9.89 – Or the larger Justin 5200mAh Power Pack for $19.98.

The Source – Has a few items reduced for your shopping pleasure: An Otterbox Defender Series Smartphone Case starting from $22.49 – A Nexxtech select power sticks and power banks from $17.99 – A couple offerings from Samsung, a Book Cover for Select Devices from $24.99 – And Samsung Galaxy smartphone cases from only $17.49.


Best Buy – Here is a few different items that you might be looking for: A Dropcam Wireless Video Monitoring Camera for $129.99 – A Nest Learning Thermostat for $199.99 – How about a Weiser Bluetooth Deadbolt Lock for $219.99 – A Chromecast Media Streaming Player for $39.99 plus 90 days unlimited music and $20 in movies.

Staples – Has a Chromecast HDMI Streaming Media Player for $39 plus $20 in movies – Or how about a Neat Portable Scanner for $98.96.

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