Black Friday is almost upon us, but you don’t need to wait until tomorrow to bag a bargain.
Many sales events began weeks ahead of time, with most of the best deals now available. Your main concern might be prices dropping even lower on the day itself, but many retailers guarantee that won’t be the case – it’s worth checking.
One of the most frequently discounted products are Chromebooks. Devices running Google’s Chrome OS are generally more affordable than Windows or Mac laptops, but plenty of great deals drop prices even further.
Our chart runs through the best you can buy right now – it’s worth checking to have an idea of the type of device you’re looking for. We have a separate guide on what to expect from Black Friday laptop deals, with most of the advice also applying to Chromebooks.
But for the absolute best offers on Chrome OS right now, you’ve come to the right place. Here are the best deals in the US and UK, but there are plenty more best Black Friday deals on other products.
Best Black Friday Chromebook deals in the US
Samsung Galaxy Chromebook
If you’re in the market for a premium Chromebook, look no further. The Galaxy Chromebook is a very capable device which Samsung is offering a big discount on right now.
HP 14c-cc0013dx Chromebook
From: Best Buy
This 14in HP Chromebook is usually one of the most expensive Chrome OS devices you can buy, but this big discount makes it much more affordable.
Asus Chromebook Flip C434
The Asus Flip C434 is a capable Chromebook at an incredible price. It features a 14in touchscreen that can rotate a full 360°, and this is the lowest it’s ever been.
Lenovo Chromebook Flex 5
From: Best Buy
The Lenovo Chromebook Flex 5 is a great everyday laptop for students or those on a tight budget. It’s almost half price in Best Buy’s clearance sale.
Acer Chromebook Spin 513
Last year’s Spin 513 is one of the best ARM-based Chromebooks you can buy. It combines the Snapdragon 7c chipset with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, and is available now with an 21% discount.
Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5i Chromebook
With an Intel Core i3 processor, 8GB of RAM and a Full HD display, the IdeaPad Flex 5i is a solid choice for the basics. It’s also available with a 28% discount right now.
Asus C423NA Chromebook (refurbished)
If you don’t mind a refurbished model, this is an excellent offer. The C423NA Chromebook is a great affordable option, especially with a huge 58% off the price when buying new.
HP Chromebook x360 14c-cc0047nr
This entry-level HP Chromebook offers 8GB RAM and 128GB SSD storage along with a touch-screen display. HP is offering a big discount and a one-year warranty.
Best Black Friday Chromebook deals in the UK
Lenovo IdeaPad 5i
This Lenovo Chromebook is down to its lowest ever price at Amazon. For under £300, you get an Intel Core i3 processor, 14in Full HD touchscreen display and 256GB SSD.
Google Pixelbook Go
The Pixelbook Go is one of the best Chromebooks you can buy. This hefty discount makes it even more tempting.
Asus Chromebook Flip C433TA
This convertible Asus Chromebook is available with a 35% discount right now. With a 14in touchscreen and decent performance, it’s worth considering.
Acer Chromebook Spin 513
This 13.3in Acer Chromebook includes a Qualcomm chip, 4G LTE and convertible functionality. It’s available with a useful £150 discount right now.
HP Chromebook x360 14c
This convertible Chromebook from HP is available with a useful discount right now. Specs are competitive, with an Intel Core i3 processor, 8GB of RAM and a 128GB SSD.
Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 3
The IdeaPad Duet 3 is a great compact Chrome OS 2-in-1, with a 10.95in screen, Qualcomm processor and 128GB SSD. It’s down to its lowest eer price for Black Friday.
Acer Chromebook 515
(£50 off + free mouse)
Currys has £50 off the RRP of the Acer Chromebook 515, and it’s throwing in an Acer wireless mouse for free.
HP Chromebook 14b-na0005na
From: John Lewis
This is a relatively modest discount, but it means HP’s budget-friendly 14in Chromebook is even more affordable.
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