With the Holidays looming around the corner and stores starting to put up red banners screaming out sales, shopping for deals has become better and better. Cyber Monday is one of the best shopping days in the whole year. It is a shopping holiday that goes right after the Thanksgiving celebration in the US, Black Friday madness the day after and the Saturday and Sunday of dashing into stores looking for deals.
But just because it comes after Black Friday, it does not mean the deals will be less on that Monday shopping day! On the contrary, Many online stores will SLASH OFF bigger amount of discounts for their online buyers. Last year an average amount of 12% savings was seen in major online shops.
Predictions for Cyber Monday UK 2017
UK is a major online market. IBM and other digital computing firms have seen this market as ever growing over the years. The British people love to give gifts for the holidays and hence it all makes sense to throw a major shopping sale day right before December kicks in.
So what are the items that are going to be really great scores for this sale date this year? Here is a list of them.
4K and HR TV screens – Cutting edge tech has been booming for TV screens. Companies like Samsung, Sony, Panasonic, TCL and LG are all firing up the guns to give you the best technology. Shops online, specially in the UK are expected to slash off prices for this big babies.
IPhone 8 – Apple just released the iPhone 8 and the iPhone X. Many people are queuing up their brick and mortar stores to get a hold of these sleek and savvy phones. But if you wait a bit till the last week of November, carriers are expected to slash off prices from the iPhone 8. Apple may also put a discount for those who wish to buy this smartphone directly from their site.
Gaming Consoles – PlayStation has always been one of the top players in giving discounts for gaming consoles. PS4, PS4 Slim and even the PS4 Pro are expected to be discounted this year and also you may see free games to be bundled together if you purchase them after Thanksgiving. Microsoft also has the Project Scorpio or the Xbox One X are also expected to be discounted. Xbox One X is expected to be out by November 7, 2017, just a few weeks before Cyber Monday and Christmas. Actual brick and mortar stores may not have a discount for it since it’s pretty new, but shopping online can have great deals for this really sharp gaming consoles.
Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – Samsung has had some setbacks last year with their S7 blowing up. This year, they want to recover from all those loses and get more people to be loyal to their brand. The S8 promises superb Android technology and safety. Discounts from major carriers are expected to be given to online shoppers. Score this phone for great pictures at your next Christmas Party or Holiday Event.
Mirrorless Cameras and DSLRs – Great pictures still come from superb cameras. For the photography enthusiast who is looking to upgrade his or her lenses or getting a new set all together, you may opt to shop right before Christmas and the Holidays to score major deals. Canon, Nikon, Olympus, Pentax, Sony and Fujifilm’s Instax are set to have major price cuts on this sale date.
Kitchen Appliances – Getting a new toaster or blender for your mom is a cool gift. You may also score yourself a new coffeemaker online. Shopping holidays can be a good way to upgrade your kitchen and make it top notch.
Kiddie Toys – Plushies, Lego, Barbie, Disney, Hot Wheels and other toys are expected to be on sale. Online shopping like buying from Amazon, is a better option than actually running a store since there is a lesser chance of running into people fighting over discounted items is less likely at home.
Travel Deals – You may not have thought about it, but you can score major deals for your next vacation online on Cyber Monday. Score plane tickets, cruises and even hotel accommodation discounts online.