Best Black Friday Desktop PC Computer Deals
In an age of mobility and portability, tablets and laptops have stolen a march over traditional desktops. However, if you are a heavy user or a power user, then desktops are still the only viable option. If you are into gaming or are looking for a powerful machine for work, then you probably want to buy a desktop.
Desktop PCs come with a whole range of configurations. Some of the main metrics to look out for are the processor, the RAM memory, the graphic card, and the memory storage (hard drive capacity). Traditional desktops had a CPU, monitor, and keyboard. Modern desktops now come in an “all-in-one” format. They have the screen and CPU all in one piece.
All-in-one desktop computers are generally more expensive than traditional desktop computers. They can cost around $1000 or significantly more than that threshold. Traditional desktops can easily be bought for less than $500. Either way, you have to be prepared to pay a few hundred or a few thousand dollars. Therefore, getting a discount can prove to be quite significant.
This Black Friday, Best Buy and Walmart have excellent discounts on popular desktop PC models. Check out the deals below for significant savings.
HP or Hewlett-Packard is one of the most popular companies when it comes to personal computers. HP makes a wide variety of desktops and laptops. Walmart and Best Buy are offering some HP desktops with significant discounts. Both traditional desktop CPUs, as well as all-in-one desktops, are on sale.
HP Pavilion Desktop i7 Core 256 GB SSD – $499 (was $799)
includes 8 GB RAM, wireless internet connectivity, 3.2 GHz 8th gen processor, Intel UHD 630 graphics card
HP Pavilion Gaming Desktop Tower i5 Core – $579
includes 8 GB RAM, GeForce GTX 1660 Ti graphics, 2.9 GHz 9th gen processor, 256 GB solid-state drive, keyboard, mouse
All-in-one HP Pavilion 23.8-inch i5 Core – $699 (was $999)
includes a full-HD 10-point touch screen, 12 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, HP speakers, 1.7 GHz 8th gen processor, Intel UHD 630 graphics card
All-in-one HP Pavilion 27-inch i7 Core – $999 (was $1379)
includes a full-HD 10-point touch screen, 12 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, HP speakers, 2.4 GHz 8th gen processor, Intel UHD 630 graphics card
Apple makes some very sleek desktops with powerful hardware. If you are a Mac user, then the next two deals will interest you. These Mac desktops are excellent for work, entertainment, and general use. Normally, Apple desktops are more expensive than Windows systems. With these Black Friday deals, you can get some pretty good deals on premium machines.
iMac 21.5-inch with Retina 4K display i3 Core – $1099 (was $1299)
includes 21.5-inch 4K display, 3.6 GHz 8th gen processor, 8 GB RAM, 1 TB HD, AMD Radeon Pro 555X graphics
iMac 27-inch with Retina 5K display i5 Core – $1599 (was $1799)
includes 27-inch 5K display, 3 GHz 8th gen processor, 8 GB RAM, 1 TB HD, AMD Radeon Pro 570X graphics
Lenovo is a Chinese company that bought out IBM’s personal computer business. They offer desktop computers that are very price competitive. Lenovo’s products are generally cheaper than comparable products offered by other brands.
Best Buy has a pretty good Black Friday special on an all-in-one Lenovo desktop.
Lenovo A540 23.8-inch touch screen AMD Ryzen 3 256 GB SSD – $499 (was $729)
includes a full-HD 10-point touch screen, 8 GB RAM, subwoofer, 3.3 GHz 2nd gen processor, AMD Radeon Vega 8 graphics, mouse, keyboard