Cyber Monday 2013 has finally arrived after a long weekend of Thanksgiving feasts, exciting football and Black Friday shopping. That means countless folks will be breaking out their tablets, mobile devices and laptops to find the best Cyber Monday deals for 2013.
Of course, with so many bargains out there, it can be exhausting to sort through the mess. That’s why we perused the web for you to list off some of the best Cyber Monday deals 2013 shoppers can snag today and, in some cases, all week.
The biggest names in the Cyber Monday deals game — including Amazon (AMZN), Walmart (WMT), Apple (AAPL) and Best Buy (BBY) — are all competing to offer the very best Cyber Monday deals in 2013.
But whether Best Buy Cyber Monday deals or Amazon Cyber Monday deals are right for you will likely depend on exactly who and what you are shopping for. The best sites for Cyber Monday video game deals, for example, usually aren’t the same sites as the leaders for Cyber Monday apparel deals.
Here’s a closer look at where you can find what when it comes to the best Cyber Monday deals for 2013.
Amazon Cyber Monday Deals 2013
Amazon Cyber Monday Deals for 2013 aren’t limited to just Cyber Monday, as the Internet giant is calling this Cyber Monday Deals Week. If you want to snag the best bargains during Amazon Cyber Monday Deals Week 2013, you can subscribe to the site’s daily deals emails … or just peruse Amazon.com frequently, since new deals are added every ten minutes or so.
As of early Cyber Monday 2013, one of the best Amazon deals is a discount on one of the best tablets. The 7-inch Amazon Kindle Fire HDX is $50 off for Cyber Monday, sporting a price of $179, and free shipping is included.
Of course, a Silicon Valley star like AMZN doesn’t stop there with its tech offerings. Video games are also among Amazon Cyber Monday deals for 2013. Sadly, they don’t include new releases for then new PlayStation 4 or Xbox One, but some of the top video games of 2013 for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 are 33% off, including Batman: Arkham Origins, Disney Infinity, FIFA 14 and NBA2K14.
More Cyber Monday deals from Amazon to be aware of: the hottest jams. You can snag digital copies of popular new albums like Eminem’s The Marshall Mathers LP2 and Lorde’s Pure Heroine for just $4.99.
Oh, and Amazon local also has lots of sweet deals for restaurants and retailers in your area for Cyber Monday 2013.
Walmart Cyber Monday Deals 2013
Walmart isn’t making a week out of Cyber Monday deals for 2013. Head to the company’s website, and big, bold letters make it clear that Walmart Cyber Monday deals are for Cyber Monday only.
And more fine print: while supplies last.
While they last, though, Walmart Cyber Monday deals for 2013 are pretty sweet. Shoppers can snag a Green Mountain (GMCR) Keurig for under $98 … and the best-seller comes with a $20 eGift card for the big-box retailer.
Of course, Walmart also offers Cyber Monday deals beyond tech. One of the best Cyber Monday jewelry deals has to be a sterling silver pendant and earrings — sporting 1 carat of diamonds across the set — for just $98 … even though the pieces were appraised for $500, according to Walmart.com.
Cyber Monday apparel deals can be found at Walmart, with sweatpants, pajamas and more going for under $10.
Best Buy Cyber Monday Deals 2013
Another popular destination for the best Cyber Monday 2013 deals? Well, Best Buy, of course. The bulk of Best Buy Cyber Monday deals so far this morning include sweet savings and free shipping.
The list of Cyber Monday tech deals goes on and on at Best Buy. For instance, shoppers can save hundreds on everything from a 37-inch Insignia HDTV to a Fujifilm digital camera bundle.
And Best Buy didn’t ignore smartwatch fans in its Cyber Monday 2013 deals either. New Pebble smartwatches — which sync with select Apple and Android devices — aren’t marked down from their $150 price tag, but do come with a free $20 Best Buy gift card.
Plus, shoppers are rewarded for hunting down Best Buy Cyber Monday deals. If you place an order on BestBuy.com and choose “Store Pickup,” you’ll receive a $10 savings for every $100 you spend. The two caveats: This deal ends tonight at midnight, and the savings code can only total up to $50.
Apple Cyber Monday Deals 2013
The Apple store is offering free shipping this holiday season, but the best Apple Cyber Monday deals for 2013 won’t come straight from Apple.
Instead, Best Buy Cyber Monday deals also include Apple products. One of the top Best Buy Cyber Monday deals for 2013 is for the Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display. Best Buy shoppers can save $200 and get free shipping on the hot Apple gadget this Cyber Monday.
Best Buy also has sweet Cyber Monday deals for Apple accessories. You can save triple digits on fancy Wi-Fi speakers for the Apple iPod, Apple iPhone and Apple iPad.
Top Walmart Cyber Monday deals also include Apple products, as the Apple iPod Touch and Apple iPad Mini are both labeled “special buys” and come with free shipping. The Apple iPad also is bundled with a Bluetooth speaker, mini USB cable, wall charger, car charger, cleaning cloth, carrying pouch, auxiliary cable and audio splitter — all for just $279.
Target (TGT) was offering Apple Cyber Monday deals for 2013 as well … but you had to be quick. The new iPad Air that’s marked down by $50 is already unavailable online.