If you are in the market for a 42″ HDTV, one of the best black Friday deals can be found at the store Best Buy. Their Black Friday ad lists a 42″ LED-LCD TV by the brand Westinghouse at a price of $650.
This Westinghouse brand television’s features include a 42 inch screen measured diagonally, a 1080p display, a 120 Hz refresh rate, and 2 HDMI inputs. It is also energy star qualified.
Best Buy Savings
The Best Buy Black Friday ad lists this deal as being a savings of $250. However, if you were to try to purchase a 42″ Westinghouse LED-LCD TV today from Best Buy, it would cost you $999.99 online which would be a Black Friday savings of $350.
Price Comparison on Westinghouse LED-LCD TV
The warehouse club Costco has their Westinghouse 42 inch LED-LCD TV listed currently at a price of $599.99 online. That price reflects a $70 savings which is good now through November 25, 2010 (while supplies last). Shipping, however, is $49.99 which makes it virtually the same price as the Black Friday deal offered by Best Buy.
If you are a member of Costco, their current deal appears better than Best Buy’s Black Friday deal. You can purchase it for the same price online without having to deal with the hassle of fighting off after Thanksgiving shoppers. Plus, Costco extends the warranty a year. So, instead of a 1 year warranty, you will get a 2 year warranty on this product.
If you are not a member of Costco, their home membership is $50. It might be worth the $50 to get the extra year warranty and to avoid the Black Friday crowds.
You can also find a 42″ Westinghouse LED-LCD TV on Amazon listed at a price of $700 online today.
Price Comparison on Other Brands
Costco also has a VIZIO brand 42 inch Razor LED Edge Lit LCD TV priced today at $630 online. This includes a $150 savings which is good through November 28, 2010 (while supplies last). Shipping and handling is an additional $39.99 on this VIZIO product. If you are member of Costco and they have this VIZIO in stock, this would also appear to be a better deal than the Black Friday deal from Best Buy.
Dell.com currently has a 42 inch Sharp AQUOS LED-LCD TV priced at $698 online. This television also features a 1080p display and a 120 refresh rate. Instead of 2 HDMI inputs though, it comes with 4 HDMI inputs.
If you are a member of the warehouse store Sam’s Club, they have the Sharp AQUOS brand priced at $648 online.
Wal-Mart has a 42 inch Proscan LED-LCD TV listed at a price of $648 online.