Unlike last Black Friday, getting a great deal on a hot, new iPad or Kindle Fire is a breeze ... if you know where to look! Just be fast, because these tablet deals expire quickly. Be sure to check back often as we'll continue to update this page with all the latest, best Black Friday tablet deals.
Refurbished Hisense Sero 7 Pro 8GB 7" Android Tablet
Store: Newegg via eBay
Price: $84.99 with free shipping
Lowest By: $24
Is It Worth It?: Budget tablets rarely boast quad-core CPUs, so this refurbished Hisense Sero 7 is a truly great Black Friday find. The price of this 7" tablet has dropped $15 from our last mention to just $85, making it a clear Editors' Choice pick. (It also beats the best current price elsewhere by $24.)
Running on Android 4.2 OS (Jelly Bean), this tablet sports a 7" 1280x800 touchscreen LCD, 1.3GHz Tegra 3 quad-core processor, 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage, WiFi, and Bluetooth.
ASUS Nexus 7 16GB 7" Android Tablet
Store: Adorama via eBay
Price: $189.99 with free shipping
Lowest By: $10
Is It Worth It?: "The best Android tablet gets even better," with its second iteration says CNET. With the Nexus 7's full-HD screen, "silky smooth performance," long battery life, meager weight, the Nexus 7 is the tablet to get. If you missed this tablet for $20 less yesterday (from Rakuten Shopping, since expired), you can still pick it up from Adorama for under $200.
Features include a 7" 1920x1200 touchscreen, Snapdragon S4 Pro 1.5GHz quad-core processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB flash memory, 5-megapixel rear camera, 1.2-megapixel front camera, Bluetooth 4.0, 802.11n wireless, HDMI, and Google Android 4.3 OS (Jelly Bean).
ClickN KIDS 7" 8GB Android Tablet
Price: $99 with free shipping
Lowest By: $20
Expires: December 1
Is It Worth It?: If your kids are always stealing your iPad, consider protecting your investment by purchasing the ClickN KIDS 7" tablet. With a gel case available in eight bright hues, this tablet also features built-in, kid-protecting parental controls. You'll save $20 when you grab this tablet for $99.
This kids' tablet comes pre-loaded with Looney Tunes Phonics and features a 7" 800x480 resolution touchscreen LCD, 1.5GHz dual-core processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB memory, 802.11n wireless, webcam, miniUSB, gel case, and Android 4.1 OS (Jelly Bean).
Dell Venue 8 8" 32GB Android Tablet
Price: $159 with free shipping
Lowest By: $71
Is It Worth It?: If you love Android tablets, but hate the bloatware that comes pre-installed on most devices, you'll find the Dell Venue 8 a refreshing change of pace. "People who see Android tablets as a blank slate that they can impose their personality upon will appreciate the bare bones approach Dell took with the Venue 8," said Digital Trends. The Venue 8 may lack a lot of bells and whistles, but $159 is a good price for a 32GB tablet and the best price we've seen for this model.
The Dell Venue 8 features an Intel Atom Z2580 2GHz dual-core processor, an 8" 1280x800 IPS touchscreen, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage, a 3-megapixel camera, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, and Android 4.2 OS (Jelly Bean).
ASUS Google Nexus 7 32GB 7" Android Tablet
Price: $149.99 with free shipping
Lowest By: $30
Is It Worth It?: This first-generation Google Nexus tablet offers four times the amount of storage as the now defunct 8GB Nexus 7 model, though you wouldn't know it from this tablet's rock bottom price point. For an astonishing $150, you can score this Editors' Choice tablet with a 32GB storage capacity at the best non-rebate price we've ever seen.
This 0.8-lb. tablet features a 7" 1280x800 IPS multitouch LCD, Tegra 3 T30L 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 1GB RAM, 32GB memory, Bluetooth 3.0, 1.2-megapixel front-facing camera, 802.11n wireless, and Google Android 4.1 OS (Jelly Bean).
Refurbished Barnes & Noble Nook 9" 32GB HD+ WiFi Tablet
Store: Best Stop Deals via eBay
Price: $109.99 with free shipping
Lowest By: $10
Is It Worth It?: If you can't decide between a tablet and eReader, the NOOK HD+ is for you. CNET attests that this tablet "implements magazines and catalogs better than any other tablet." It's also lightweight and easy to hold, though it does lack some more common tablet features like a camera. However, this refurb is a steal at $35 less than the cost of a new unit.
It features a 9" 1920x1280 display, 1.5GHz processor, 802.11n wireless, 32GB internal memory, microSD card slot, and MP3 audio and MP4 video playback.