Decried, sometimes boycotted, but always taken advantage of.
In an uncertain economic context, 70% of French people intend to make purchases during Black Friday, according to a study by PwC France.
With an idea in mind: complete your Christmas shopping or equip the house by taking advantage of good deals.
Here are our product recommendations, mostly tested and approved.
Large household appliances
The LG F94M21WHS porthole washing machine is displayed at 400 euros at Conforama instead of 550 euros.
Nice offer also on the Bosch WAN28208FF washing machine at 499 euros (-23%) at Boulanger or on the Redoute website.
Want a bigger fridge?
Smeg is dropping the price of its FC20XDNE fridge-freezer (331 litres) by 30% to 699 euros, while the Hisense RQ563N4SWI1 multi-door fridge (454 litres) is trading at 849 euros at Boulanger or on the Galeries Lafayette website.
In the dishwasher department, the built-in appliance EEQ47300L from Electrolux can be found at Darty for 480 euros.
Another good plan: the SN63HX36VE dishwasher from Siemens at 599.99 euros at But, Darty or Boulanger.
The manufacturer Dyson offers a reduction of 100 euros on the latest models of V15 Detect stick vacuum cleaners.
Even more interesting, its V12 Detect Slim Absolute loses weight by 18% to 529 euros at Darty and Cdiscount.
The German competitor Miele offers its side its Triflex HX1 at 299.99 euros at Darty and Boulanger.
Robot vacuum cleaners help with housework.
The pioneer iRobot offers its Roomba I7 + equipped with its self-draining station at 549.99 euros (against 930 euros) at Darty, Boulanger and on its official website.
Just as powerful, the S7 Pro Ultra from Roborock, which washes and vacuums, is displayed at 899 euros (-300 euros) at Amazon and Cdiscount.
The S7 Ultra robot vacuum cleans the house completely independently.
A newcomer, Yeedi markets its Mop Station robot vacuum cleaner and mop at 408 at Darty or ManoMano.
Finally, in connected health, Theragun massage guns benefit from a 100 euro reduction and start at 198 euros.
Computers and tablets
It is rare to be underlined, the MacBook Air with the powerful M1 processor (256 GB) falls below the threshold of 1,000 euros at almost all distributors.
The Zenbook 14 from Asus also goes to 999 euros at Boulanger or Auchan.
There are also promotions on the 9th generation iPad in 10.2 inches from 350 euros on Amazon, Fnac / Darty and at Leclerc.
Android regulars will look at Samsung's Galaxy Tab S6 Lite tablet with its stylus, which goes from 399 to 279 euros on the Korean manufacturer's website but also at Boulanger and Darty.
This is the category that benefits the most from Black Friday discounts, according to data compiled by the comparator idealo.
Affected by a drop in sales, telephone manufacturers have stock to sell.
Samsung's folding smartphone, Galaxy Z Flip 3, is 699 euros at Darty, Boulanger or Orange.
Oppo's powerful Find X5 Pro drops below 1000 euros everywhere.
The Oppo Find X5 Pro takes high quality shots in all conditions.
Excellent value for money on the Samsung S22 which is worth the detour at 599 euros (128 GB) on the official website or on Amazon.
Finally, the most accessible iPhone is in generation 11 of 2020 from 499 euros at Fnac / Darty.
Sony's WH-1000XM5 wireless headphones, a marvel of technology, will dazzle your ears for €329.99 at Boulanger or Amazon.
In wireless headphones, go for it without hesitation on the Jabra Elite 7 Pro sold off at 140 euros at Fnac / Darty or even 130 euros on the Danish manufacturer's website.
No possible doubt for the Sennheiser Momentum 3 at 199.99 euros on Amazon, Darty or Boulanger.
The WH-1000xm5 headphones have established themselves as one of the best on the market with the QC45 from Bose or the Momentum 4 from Sennheiser.
The AirPods are unearthed at 119 euros at Auchan, Darty or La Redoute.
The excellent Beam (Gen 2) soundbar from Sonos is worth the 399 euros requested on the official website, at Fnac or at Boulanger.