Best Black Friday 2019 TV deals: Save up to $700 on Samsung, LG, OLED and Quantum LED – CNET

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Good news, bargain hunters! This time of year may be famous for doorbuster deals on cheap Black Friday TVs but TVs that are actually good are on sale, too! We’ve gathered up the best deals we’ve found on TVs for Black Friday, with some of our all-time favorite models from brands such as VizioSamsungLGSony and TCL at retail giants including AmazonBest BuyTargetCostco and Walmart, all of them either available now or getting price drops soon. We’ve reviewed most of these, and if we haven’t reviewed a product, we’ll tell you as much as we can.

We’ll keep this page up to date with all of the best Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals through the holidays. Let’s get to it!

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If 75 inches is too much TV for your living room, don’t worry — the deal on the 65-inch version is even better. You still save a whopping $400 on one of the best TVs of the year, bringing it under $1,000. As we said in our review: “At that price, it’s an incredible value and the best overall high-performance TV — if you can’t afford an OLED.”

The Costco sale on this TV is live as of today, Thanksgiving day, and runs through Dec 2, Cyber Monday. Check out Costco’s other Black Friday deals.

Read CNET’s full Vizio P-Series Quantum X PX65-G1 review.


This 32-inch HD Smart LED TV from Insignia (model NS-32DF310NA19) has an Amazon Fire TV built in, which will let you access Disney+, Netflix, YouTube, Prime Video, Hulu, HBO, Showtime, Starz, and more. You can also add the code FTVE19 for a free Echo Dot to be included with the TV. 


The Roku smart TV operating system is CNET’s favorite and a 70-inch TV is about as big as Roku comes. We haven’t reviewed it and we don’t expect it to have stellar picture quality. But it’s a friggin’ 70-inch 4K Roku TV for $550.

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Here’s a good one we actually did review. The M8-Series Quantum delivers excellent picture quality, with deep black levels, accurate color and great 4K HDR performance. And its smart system is phone-friendly, with Google Cast and Apple AirPlay control.

Read our Vizio M-Series Quantum (M558-G1) review.

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Samsung dropped the prices on all of its QLED TVs for Black Friday, and the Q70 series is our favorite value of the bunch. It’s the cheapest with full-array local dimming, the best feature for improving image quality. FALD-equipped TCL and Vizio models have similar image quality for hundreds less, but Samsung has a leg up in design.

Read our Samsung Q70 series (2019) review.

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LG’s traditional pre-Black Friday OLED TV price drop is on, and our favorite high-end TV for the money, the B9, gets a steep discount. OLED TVs produce better overall image quality than any LCD we’ve reviewed, including Samsung’s QLED TVs. LG’s 2019 versions also have more features than its previous OLED TVs, including Alexa built-inApple AirPlay 2 and more HDMI 2.1 extras, including eARC, Auto Game mode and Variable Refresh rate. 

The C9 is also on sale, but it’s a bit more expensive than the B9 for slightly better image quality. Your call.

Read our LG OLEDB9PUA series review.


Wondering what’s Onn? It’s a new Walmart house brand, much like Insignia at Best Buy. And it’s jumping out of the gate with a ridiculously good deal on a 50-inch 4K screen with built-in Roku. There’s also a 40-inch model for just $98. Just one thing to keep in mind: Nearly all the initial ratings are from Walmart Spark reviewers, who received the TV for free in exchange for their feedback. Not saying you can’t trust those reviews, merely that there may be some bias.

Available now. Check out all of Walmart’s other Black Friday deals.

Originally published earlier this month. More picks coming soon. 

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