Cyber Monday 2017 marks the end of the shopping extravaganza that is Black Friday. The last day of one of the biggest technology sales event of the year has also made to India this time around. Like Black Friday, Amazon India is hosting a bunch of really mouthwatering deals on Amazon Global Store where users can purchase products directly from the US and get them shipped to India.
Cyber Monday is online equivalent to Black Friday, only this special shopping day helps smaller retailers compete with larger retail giants.
While Flipkart hasn't jumped the bandwagon either with Black Friday or Cyber Monday, Amazon does have a lineup of some of the top deals on Cyber Monday.
Deals are fleeting, so saving money on a new 4KTV, PS4, laptop or GoPro can be a difficult task. That's why we made your online shopping experience easier. Below are the best Cyber Monday 2017 deals we've curated.
Cyber Monday deals in India
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When is Cyber Monday 2017? What does it end?
Cyber Monday is right now. It just started and won't end until midnight on Tuesday. The problem with that? The best deals will either expire or sell out much sooner than you think. We'll update this page new deals develop.
Cyber Monday 2017 is November 27 this year. If you couldn't tell, that date is a Monday. It's always the Monday after Thanksgiving, which is also always the Monday after Black Friday.
The concept of Cyber Monday itself is newer the term “Cyber Monday” was first coined in 2004, but since then has become a huge deal on its own, expanding outside of its US origins.
The weekend of Cyber Monday isn’t just significant for sales – it also represents the beginning of the holiday shopping season. It usually helps to have some idea of your holiday shopping lists before the weekend so you can take full advantage of all the sales at your disposal.
However, deals come in hot and fast on Cyber Monday, and you'll no doubt find great savings on tech and other items you didn't even know you wanted.
The best early Cyber Monday deals in US
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Cyber Monday 2017 FAQ
What is Cyber Monday?
Cyber Monday is the biggest day for online deals of the year. It’s the Monday immediately after Thanksgiving, and the day when retailers shift their attention away from sales in-store and towards sales online.
When is Cyber Monday?
This year, Cyber Monday falls on November 27. Black Friday is on November 24, and that’s the day after Thanksgiving, which is on November 23. Some deals may start at specific times on the day.
Where are the best Cyber Monday deals?
Cyber Monday deals happen all over the web, but the best place to stay on top of them is, of course, right here on TechRadar. We’ll be updating this page with new deals as we find them, and we’ll tell you whether the discounts are really worth it or if you should keep looking.
How do I get the best Cyber Monday deals?
There are plenty of things to keep in mind when you’re shopping for new deals. For starters, it’s best to make a list of things you actually want so you can avoid falling into sales traps during the day and buying products that give you buyer's remorse. It’s also a good idea to note beforehand how much you’re willing to spend as it’s easy to spend more than you otherwise might.
How do I stay safe while buying things on Cyber Monday?
We recommend always buying from companies that you know are legit. The likes of Amazon, Best Buy, B&H Photo Video, Walmart, Target and other big names like these are your best bet for safety online, but even then it’s a good idea to look into things like return policies.
Be very wary of phishing emails as these can be a big source of income for scammers during this busy shopping season. In fact, even if an email does appear legitimate we recommend going straight to the website offering the products rather than clicking on links in emails.