The online Walmart Black Friday 2016 deals start earlier than ever and include more deals than you are used to, allowing you to shop at one of the biggest Black Friday 2016 retailers without lining up on Thanksgiving Day.
Here are the online Walmart Black Friday 2016 start times and the online Walmart Black Friday deals that you need to know about. There are no more 1 hour guarantee deals in stores this year, so you should backup your in store gameplan with online ordering.
We’ve seen the online Walmart Black Friday start time bounce around a lot over the last few years and now it is three hours earlier than it did last year. If you don’t change your time you will miss out on many of the best Walmart Black Friday deals that start in less than 12 hours.
Online Walmart Black Friday 2016 Start Time
The online Walmart Black Friday 2016 start time is 12:01 AM Eastern on November 24th. That is Thanksgiving Day. The sale starts right as the clock ticks over from Wednesday November 23rd to the 24th in Eastern.
In other time zones the deals start at the same time. That means the online Walmart Black Friday 2016 start time is 9:01 PM Pacific on November 23rd. That is a much easier time to shop and this move will likely cause increased competition for the hottest deals.
Online Walmart Black Friday 2016 Deals
Unlike previous years where you had to line up and wait in stores to get the best Walmart Black Friday deals there is a lot going for shoppers online this year.
In the announcement Walmart notes that, “Customers will be able to shop the majority of Walmart’s Black Friday deals early,” on Thanksgiving Day. The same deals will go on sale online in stores at 6 PM Local time on Thanksgiving Day.
It’s a smart idea to check out the Walmart Black Friday 2016 ad and click on the shop button for the items you want. You can bookmark that page and go directly to the deal you want when the offers start. You can also sign up for notifications when the item is in stock.
Here are some of the online Walmart Black Friday 2016 deals we expect. This is subject to change as the retailer may choose not to offer all deals online.
- 50-inch Emerson or Element HDTV – $225
- 40-inch Element or HiSense HDTV – $125
- 55-inch Philips 4K TV – $298
- 50-inch Samsung 4K TV – $398
- 60-inch Vizio HDTV – $398
- PS4 with Uncharted and $30 gift Card – $249
- Madden 17, FIFA 17, Battlefield, TitanFall 2, WWE 2K17, NBA 2K17 – $27
- Hatchimals for $48.88
- Razor Hovertrax 2.0 Hoverboard – $273
- Xbox One S White 500GB Battlefield bundle – $249
- Straight Talk iPhone 5s 16GB on Verizon – $99
- Samsung Chromebook 3 – $119
- HP 15.6-inch Touch Laptop – $249
- iPad Mini 2 32GB – $199
- Fitbit Charge 2 – $129
- Fitbit Alta – $99
- Fitbit Flex 2 – $69
- DJI Drone Phantom Standard 3 for $369
Don’t expect to get any of the Walmart Black Friday iPhone 7 deals or Samsung deals online as you need to complete this activation in store. You should see many of the other accessory deals and camera deals online as well as in stores.
Early Online Walmart Black Friday Deals
You can already buy some of the deals listed above online and there are other early online Walmart Black Friday deals that you can check out below.
- Hitachi 65-inch 4K Ultra HDTV for $599
- Xbox One S 500GB Minecraft Console with Bonus Controller for $279
- Acer 15.6-inch Core i5 Laptop for $299
- Cricut Explore One Special Edition Bluetooth Bundle for $169
- 1 Carat T.W. Diamond Sterling Silver Pendant and Earrings for $139
- RCA 11.5-inch 32GB Quad-Core 2 in 1 Tablet with Keyboard for $98
- Bounce Pro 7-Foot Trampoline for $79
- Lifetime 44-inch Portable Basketball Hoop for $69
To get these deals you need to download the Walmart app to iPhone or Android. You can use the website or the app to shop the online Walmart Black Friday 2016 deals on Thanksgiving Day, but the app will likely provide an edge.
Keep in mind there is more competition online so you may still need to go into the store if you want to get one of the hottest Walmart Black Friday 2016 deals. There are also Walmart Black Friday deals to avoid in 2016 — even if they look very tempting.
Walmart Black Friday 2016 Ad
The Walmart Black Friday 2016 ad is available now, along with maps to your local store.
Online Walmart Black Friday 2016 deals go live at 12:01 Am Eastern on Thanksgiving Day. Walmart promises that most of the Walmart Black Friday 2016 deals will be available online as well as in store.
The in-store Walmart Black Friday 2016 deals start at 6 PM local time on Thanksgiving with wristbands for popular items. Wristbands may be passed out an hour or two before the sales start.
There is no more 1 hour guarantee for Walmart Black Friday deals, but the company goes to great lenghts to reassure customers that they have a lot of items on hand for the Walmart Black Friday 2016 ad.
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