Best Black Friday Apps 2013 Edition: iPhone & Android
If you are planning to go out on Black Friday 2013, you’ll need a guide to keep your head and get all the deals you want from top stores like Walmart, Target, GameStop, Best Buy and others.
There are many Black Friday websites that will show ad scans and offer searchable deals from these retailers, but if you want a more mobile experience you need to check out these Black Friday apps on iPhone and iPad so you can take the deals with you on Black Friday and to Thanksgiving dinner for planning.
Many of these Black Friday apps will also work on the iPad and an Android phones and tablets. An iPad or tablet may be a better way to plan out items you want while sitting around with family members or your team of Black Friday shoppers.
Best Black Friday Apps 2013 Edition
This year most Black Friday 2013 sales start on Thanksgiving day at major retailers and many of these apps will help you find out when the stores open. All of these apps are updated and ready for Black Friday 2013 with ads, deal highlights and tips as well as links to early Black Friday deals. Some Black Friday apps can push notifications, but users can control most of this for the best possible experience.
Black Friday App from FatWallet
FatWallet offers a BlackFriday app with the ability to search by store, by category and to see popular items and to add your own Black Friday deals to the favorites section. This app connects with the FatWallet website to let users see deals from over 100 retailers.
The app also includes a checkout option for some stores, which allows you to make purchases right from the app. This app is a nice option to compare Black Friday 2013 deals across all retailers.
BlackFriday.fm is one of the best Black Friday sites out there, bringing ad leaks early and accurately to the masses. One of the nice things about this app is that it offers fast access to the online details for any item. The app shows this as a buy online option, which is a bit misleading right now. You cannot buy most of these items at Black Friday prices, but you can look at product pages to ee much more than retailers put in an ad.
Browse by Store, category or check out the site’s blog to see the latest leaks and tips on Black Friday right from the app. There is also a shopping list to track items you want to buy.
Black Friday 2013 App by Dealnews
The Dealnews Black Friday app is one of the best looking apps with a nice countdown to Black Friday as well as listings by store, by category and a great search function. If you want to look for deals ahead of Black Friday there is a section that shows the current deals.
Dive into a listing to see the product details, view the ad online, save it to favorites or share a deal by text, email, Twitter or on Facebook.
Slickdeals Black Friday 2013 App
The Slickdeals Black Friday app for iPhone and Android includes the ads, listings and search that every other app includes, but that’s not why it’s one of the best. It’s excellent because it connects to the Slickdeals forums where experienced deal hunters trade secrets, advice and deal chatter that will help you score the best Black Friday discounts.
The Slickdeals Black Friday app is a free app that also includes favorites, access to the main Slickdeals page and a nice looking ad listing for Black Friday 2013 ad scans and deals.
There is no Amazon Black Friday app, but the standard app may as well take on the Black Friday 2013 name for the month of November. This app will be the fastest way to get some of the best Black Friday deals without leaving home. Several Gotta Be Mobile team members plan to do most of their Black Friday 2013 shopping right from this app after saving big using it last year.
Download the free Amazon app and login now to make sure you are ready to checkout. The Amazon Black Friday deals that run from Thanksgiving through Black Friday weekend and into Cyber Monday go very fast.
Read the rest of our Black Friday 2013 coverage for more details on what you need to know for a better shopping experience.