The Ultimate Cheat Sheet Preview Is Your Black-Friday-Cyber-Monday Deal of the Day

Black Friday sure doesn't mean what it used to—what with major retailers like Amazon running a "Countdown to Black Friday Week" all month and Newegg doing a promotion it calls Black November. However, deal hunters know that there's still one day every year when there's a chance you score an absolute steal. This year, Black Friday falls on November 23.

Now's a good time to remind you guys that Gizmodo and Dealzmodo produce epic Black Friday and Cyber Monday guides that are the only resource you need to score great gifts for loved ones (or yourself) at significant discounts. Take a look at last year's amazingly complete cheat sheet. Yep, we're doing it again.

Putting together the ultimate cheat sheet isn't an easy process; it requires a ton of work. For instance, we've been keeping track of the circular leaks that inevitably come in the month before the "doorbusting" sales. Like the preview that Best Buy released today. Here are some Black Friday highlights that we've seen so far:

• A freakin' 40" 1080p Toshiba HDTV for $180 at Best Buy.
• Asus Transformer Pad (TF300) for $280 at Best Buy.
• Galaxy S3 for $1 with contract at Sam's Club.
• A 250GB Playstation 3 for $220 (includes two games) at Radio Shack.
• The Nook Simple Touch—a great simple eReader—for $40 at Sears.

And, as mentioned earlier, we're seeing pretty great deals from online outlets all month long, so keep checking up on Dealzmodo—especially on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Today, this mechanical keyboard, a Roku 2 XD, and a preorder for Hitman: Absolution are all steals.

Dealzmodo's Twitter is Black Friday's best kept secret.

Top Deals

Roku 2 XD Streaming Player 1080p ($55) | 1SaleADay via Brand Name Coupons | Originally $80
Hitman: Absolution ($33.75) | Green Man Gaming via Dealzon | Originally $50 | Use coupon code GMG25-UAAHK-6AI9S
Razer BlackWidow Mechanical USB Keyboard ($53) | Newegg via Brand Name Coupons | Originally $130 | Use coupon code EMCJJND56

Accessories

Samsung Galaxy S3-Compatible Vehicle Mount ($5) | AT&T Wireless via TechDealDigger | Originally $35 | Free shipping too
Comical Phone Plugin for Smartphones ($7) | Target via Logicbuy | Originally $10
32GB Class 10 SDHC Card ($23) | Newegg via Storageaholic | Originally $29 | Use coupon code EMCJJND72
A Mouse That Looks Like A Lambo Murcielago ($45) | Sharper Image via Logicbuy | Originally $50 | The mouse that 2 Chainz would use, use code ELECT10
Logitech Touch Mouse T620 ($50) | Amazon via Reddit | Originally $70
500GB Seagate FreeAgent USB 3.0 Portable HD ($76.49) | Dell via Logicbuy | Originally $85
2TB WD My Passport USB 3.0 HD ($162) | Dell via Logicbuy | Originally $180

Miscellaneous

24" Rake ($4) | Sears via Dealzon | Originally $7 | Shipping makes it prohibitive unless you order $50+
Core Bamboo Cutting Board 3-Pack ($16) | Amazon via Reddit | Originally $40
Knex Mario Kart Bowser's Castle ($33) | Amazon via Brand Name Coupons | Originally $60
Alps Mountaineering Cot ($56) | Amazon via Reddit | Originally $120
Seiko Sports Watch with Seiko 5 Movement ($97) | Ashford via Logicbuy | Originally $325
Verilux HappyLite ($100) | Amazon via Reddit | Originally $190 | Clip coupon on page

Gaming

Street Fighter X Tekken for Xbox or PS3 ($15) | Capcom via Reddit | Originally $60
Just Dance 3 for Xbox ($20) | Buy.com via Gamingaholic | Originally $40
Resistance 2 Collector's Edition for PS3 ($26) | Amazon via Reddit | Originally $60

Physical Media

Monsters vs. Aliens starring Seth Rogan and Reese Witherspoon ($5) | Amazon via Reddit | Originally $13
Total Recall ($7.88) | Amazon via Reddit | Originally $20

Clothing

Rebook Friends and Family 40% Off | Reebok via Reddit | Online and in-store
30% off Levi's Jeans | Levi's via Reddit
Brooklyn Industries Friends and Family 25% Off | Brooklyn Industries via Reddit | Use coupon code FALLFLYER

Dumb TV → Smart TV

Iomega ScreenPlay TV HD Media Player ($100) | Adorama via Logicbuy | Originally $150
Western Digital 1TB Media Center ($170) | B&H via Logicbuy | Originally $200 | The streamer you want for .avi files

Laptops

Customizable 15" 1080p Sony Vaio S Laptop with Core i5 ($700) | Sony via Logicbuy | Originally $850 | Use coupon code SONYS1511XD150
13" HP Envy Spectre with 256GB SSD ($800) | Microsoft via Laptopaholic | Originally $1150
13" Macbook Pro 2012 ($1012) | Amazon via Reddit | Originally $1200
13" Retina Macbook Pro With 128GB SSD ($1615) | B&H via Logicbuy | Originally $1700

Desktops

27" Dell All-in-One with 2560 x 1440 resolution ($1200) | Dell via Logicbuy | Originally $1400

Tablets

Not today.

Screens

24" 1080p Dell Edge-to-Edge Glass ($190) | Dell via Logicbuy | Originally $260
Haier 55" 1080p 120Hz Slim LED HDTV ($749) | Amazon via Dealzon | Originally $1400
60" LG 1080p Plasma HDTV ($838) | Amazon via HDTVaholic | Originally $1350

Portables

Sennheiser CX 215 Earphones ($25) | Amazon via Reddit | Originally $40

Camera

Refurbished Nikon-Compatible 35mm f/1.8 Nikkor Lens ($165) | Adorama via Cameraaholic | Originally $200

SSDs

128GB Plextor SSD ($112) | J&R via TechDealDigger | Originally $200 | Use coupon code SPOOKY

Apps

iOS

Granny Smith ($0) | iTunes via Best App Sales | Originally $1
Lead Wars ($0) | iTunes via Best App Sales | Originally $3
Cross Fingers ($0) | iTunes via Best App Sales | Originally $1
FMX Riders ($0) | iTunes via Best App Sales | Originally $3
Cover Orange ($0) | iTunes via Best App Sales | Originally $1

Android

The Golden Years: Way Out West ($0) | Amazon Appstore via Appsaholic | Originally $2
MDScan ($1) | Google Play via Appsaholic | Originally $9
UltiMaze ($1) | Amazon Appstore via Appsaholic | Originally $2
Great Big War Game ($1) | Google Play via Appsaholic | Originally $3
Spirit XHD ($2) | Google Play via Appsaholic | Originally $3

Hobomodo

Free Redbox Rental ($0) | Redbox via Logicbuy | Originally $1 | Text TRYGAMES, TRYITOUT, SCREEN or TRYREDBOX to 727272
MacX DVD Ripper Pro ($0) | Stack Social | Originally $50

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