Black Friday is one of the best times of the year to find deals on electronics, camcorders included. While some deals may be on versions that are a year or two old, others offer the steepest discounts seen so far on new camcorders. So, what should you expect for Black Friday Camcorder Deals 2015? Here are the top deals we've found.
The Sony Handycam CX405 is a great budget camcorder, and even more so on Black Friday. It's $129 at Best Buy with a free memory card.
The Canon Vixia HF R600 has a nice zoom on it, considering the price. The R600 is just 169.99 at Best Buy with a free memory card on Black Friday.
If quality is paramount, go 4K. The Sony Handycam AX33 offers big quality with 4K video, and that technology is getting much more affordable. Originally about $1,000, the Sony AX33 has a pretty nice discount at Best Buy for $849.99, with a free 32 GB memory card.
2015 Black Friday GoPro Deals
GoPro made a “big” splash when they cut the size of their mountable cameras in half with the GoPro Hero4 Session, which is about the size of an ice cube. Several stores are offering the Session for $299, which is $100 off the list price. Stores offering this deal include Dick's Sporting Goods, Amazon and Target. Cabela's is offering the deal with $60 back in Cabela's Bucks.
The GoPro Hero 4 Silver is the first to offer a built-in LCD screen. Dick's Sporting goods is offering $80 off your next purchase and a free SD card with the $399.99 GoPro Hero 4 Silver camera. Or, with bundled accessories, it is 17 percent off at Overstock for 399.99.
This year's GoPro Hero+ LCD is being offered at Target for $299 with a free $60 gift card and memory card.
Want 4K action videos? The GoPro Hero 4 Black is $499 at Cabela's, with $100 in Cabelas Bucks back to use on a later purchase.