This year who has won the battle of getting best Black Friday 2018 sales? In terms of millions, the selection comes down to 0.94 percent for Best Buy and -1.6 percent for Walmart. Even though both retail giants encountered some problems but inevitably both of them rendered the best deals offered in the entire year. Let’s have a look at deals offered by the retail giants.
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At some instants, Walmart has beaten over Best Buy’s Black Friday 2018.
Firstly, in the account of Expedited Shipping for free. A two-day shipping all free of cost is offered by Walmart. The items are in an enormous number having the order price higher than $35. However, with no minimum free standard shipping is offered by Best Buy this holiday over everything. Even the policy of Best Buy is appealing but since no expedited option for free is placed and over $35 are the most orders for Black Friday.
In Walmart’s Black Friday ad it has been clearly shown that the online sales began earlier. On November 21, 2018, at the time of 10 PM Et, Walmart will open its online sales. As per the ad of Best Buy for Black Friday, just from November 22 to November 24 their sales prices will be kept valid.
Taking into account the best Apple iPhone deals with reference to Walmart and Best Buy. A $300 gift card upon buying iPhone XS Max, Apple iPhone XS, or iPhone XR is offered by Walmart. Additionally, upon buying iPhone 8, iPhone X or iPhone 8 Plus a gift worth $400 will be offered by the retail giant Walmart.
Conversely, the saving option is provided by Best Buy that is up to $200 on Apple iPhone X while over Apple iPhone XS, XR, or XS Max just a saving of $150. Even though they are proclaiming direct savings but surely the gift cards offered by Walmart are near to cash since you are going to receive them.
In terms of assessing both the stores for lowest priced Big Screen TV deal, a 65 inch Class 4K Roku Smart TV is featured by Walmart for $398 wither from Sharp or TC. However, for the same 65 inch TV, the lowest priced deal offered by Best Buy is a Samsung 65-inch Class LED Smart 4K UHD TV priced at $599.99. thereby, a saving of $200 could be made.
In fact, Samsung TV offer by Best Buy is indeed a better option, however, bargain hunters would definitely rush towards Walmart.
Now assessing the two retailers in terms of their online presence apps. The advertisers of Walmart provided an additional option of store maps in a color-coded format over its website and app. This helps the shoppers in their in-store Black Friday shopping and appeals to them. However, there is no such option provided by Best Buy.