Best Black Friday 2015 deals on Apple iPhones, iPads, Watches & More

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Apple typically keeps a pretty tight rein on retailers' promotions, even around Black Friday, but the retailers often find a way around these restrictions by bundling phones with gift cards and other goodies. Apple itself typically slips a few Black Friday deals out close to the Thanksgiving holiday. But here are deals we know about already on iPhones, iPads, Apple Watches and more.

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Best Buy: Apple Watch

Best Buy hasn’t yet revealed detailed discounts other than to say it will offer savings of up to $100 on Apple Watches that cost from $350 to $700

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Best Buy: iPad mini 4 tablet

The retailer is knocking $100 of the regular $500 or $600 price for the 64GB and 128GB models of the Apple tablet.

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Best Buy: MacBook Pro with 13.3-inch display

This Apple laptop, normally priced at $1,050, will be knocked down to $900 for Thanksgiving/Black Friday in store and online. Powered by an Intel i5 quad-core processor, this machine boasts 4GB of RAM and a 500GB hard drive.

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Best Buy: iPhone 6S/6S Plus

The retailer is promising a $200 gift card for those who trade in an iPhone 5 or newer and buy or lease a new iPhone with activation of service on Verizon, AT&T or Sprint.

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Staples: iPad Air 2 tablet

An iPad Air 2 will be available for $450, which is $150 off the usual price. Features a 9.7-inch Retina display, 802.11ac WiFi connectivity and 64GB of storage. Other iPad models will also be marked down by up to 25%.

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eBay: Apple MacBook Air with 11.6-inch screen

EBay’s Black Friday special offers this 128GB laptop for $720, about 20% off the usual $900 price. The lightweight machine (2.38 pounds) comes with an Intel Core i5 processor and boasts 12 hours of battery life.

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eBay: Apple iPad Air 2 tablet 16GB

The online auction site is offering up the lightweight Apple tablet for $360, which is 28% off the usual $500 price. Features a 9.7-inch Retina display and 802.11ac WiFi connectivity.

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Gordmans: Beats headphones

These super special wireless headphones have a $300 sticker price, but Gordmans is offering doorbuster deals from 6pm on Thanksgiving to 1pm on Black Friday at $180. After 1pm, the price rises to $250. The Bluetooth headphones from Beats by Dre (now part of Apple) feature 12-hour rechargeable batteries.

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Target: iPhone 6S/6S Plus

Target will be aiding Apple by hawking the latest iPhones for $50 less than the usual $200 (iPhone 6S) and $300 (iPhone 6S Plus) for 16GB models, with qualifying 2-year service plan from Verizon or Sprint. Or you can put nothing down and get a $250 Target gift card if you want to go the installment billing route. Available as of 9pm on Thanksgiving day.

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Target: Apple TV

Apple TVs, which currently sell for $149 (32GB) and $199 (64GB) will be 25% off.

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Target: Apple Watch

Apple Watch models that come at 38mm high will be available for purchase at the usually $350 price, but you’ll get a $100 Target gift card. Just make sure that if you’re buying one of these for a gift that the recipient owns an iPhone 5 or newer and is running iOS 9.

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Sam’s Club: iPad Air 2

$150 off either an iPad Air 2 with 64GB or 128GB of storage, so that would set you back either $440 or $540. Available in store or online, with free shipping. Starts Thanksgiving day, with stores opening at 7 am on Black Friday.