Best Buy Black Friday in July sale 2023: Shop back to school essentials and more

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The Best Buy "Black Friday in July sale continues this to offer epic summer savings. Students and teachers will want to take advantage of back to school deals on laptops, tablets, phones, headphones, gaming gaming gear and more.

For a limited time, save up to $500 on select Microsoft Surface devices like the 256GB model Surface Laptop Go 2 — now on sale for $599 ($200 off). The Surface Laptop Go 2 improves the series with an upgraded processor and HD camera. With a weight of 2.5 pounds and measuring 11 x 8.1 x 0.6 inches, the Surface Laptop Go 2 is easy to tote around. If you're looking for a compact laptop that doesn't sacrifice performance for price, the Surface Laptop Go 2 is a wise choice. 

Browse Best Buy Black Friday in July sale for more back to school deals on mobile tech, gaming, and more. Shop our favorite discounts below. 

Best Buy Black Friday in July sale 2023 — Laptops

Samsung Galaxy Book Go: $349

Samsung Galaxy Book Go: $349 $175 @ Best Buy
Save $175 on the super-portable, 14-inch Samsung Galaxy Book Go. In our Galaxy Book Go review, we liked it great battery life and solid speakers. This Windows 11 laptop features a sleek, slim and shockproof design and runs Qualcomm's Snapdragon 7c Gen 2 CPU coupled with 4GB of RAM. For safekeeping important files it has a 128GB of storage built-in. Samsung rates the Galaxy Book Pro's battery life at 18 hours for all-day use. 

Lenovo IdeaPad 3i: $629

Lenovo IdeaPad 3i: $629 $429 @ Best Buy
Save $200 on the Lenovo IdeaPad 3i laptop. It's a budget-friendly option if you're looking for a sub-$500 Windows laptop. The laptop in this deal has a 15.6 inch (1920 x 1080) touch screen, 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7 quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, Iris Xe graphics and 512GB SSD. Powered by Windows 11 Home in S Mode, this laptop is streamlined for security and performance. 

Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 2: $799

Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 2: $799 $599 Best Buy
Save $200 on the Surface Laptop Go 2 with 256GB of storage. The laptop we recommend packs a 12.4-inch (1536 x 1024) display, 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7 quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, Iris Xe Graphics, and 256GB SSD.

HP Envy x360 13: $1,049

HP Envy x360 13: $1,049 $750 @ Best Buy
Save $299 on the HP Envy x360. It has a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) touch screen, 2.0-GHz AMD Ryzen 7 5825U 8-core CPU, 12GB RAM, and Integrated AMD Radeon graphics. Rounding out its specs are a speedy PCIe NVMe 512GB SSD and powerful dual speakers tuned by Bang & Olufsen. 

Microsoft Surface Laptop 5: $1,799

Microsoft Surface Laptop 5: $1,799 $1,399 @ Best Buy
Save $300 on the Surface Laptop 5. This notebook packs a 13.5-inch (2256 x 1504) touch display, 12th Gen Intel Evo Platform Core i5-1235U, Intel Iris Xe graphics, 8GB of RAM, and 512GB of SSD storage. Connectivity-wise, it has a USB 3.1 Type-A port, USB-C port with USB4 and Thunderbolt 4 support, Surface Connect port and 3.5mm headphone jack. 

Acer Predator Helios 300 RTX 3060: $1,499

Acer Predator Helios 300 RTX 3060: $1,499 $1,000 @ Best Buy
Save $500 on the Acer Predator Helios 300. We went hands-on with the SpatialLabs Edition Acer Predator Helios and liked its powerful overall performance and bright, vibrant display. The keys on the island-style keyboard are large and nicely spaced. Acer's Pulsar Lighting utility in the Predator Sense app lets you customize your battlestation. This machine packs a 15.6-inch, (1920 x 1080) 165Hz display, 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700H 14-core CPU, 16GB of RAM and 512GB SSD. Nvidia's powerful RTX 3060 GPU with 6GB of dedicated memory handles graphics. 

Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 RTX 3080 GPU: $2,199

Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 RTX 3080 GPU: $2,199 $1,429 @ Best Buy
Save $700 on the Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 RTX 3080 gaming laptop. In our Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 review, we praise its sleek design, stunning display, strong CPU performance. Its battery lasted more than 8 hours during testing which is impressive for a gaming laptop. Besides Nvidia's powerful RTX 3080 GPU, the laptop in this deal packs a 15.6-inch 2K Quad HD (2560 x 1440) display, AMD Ryzen 9 5900HS 8-core CPU, 16GB of RAM, and 1TB SSD. 

Razer Blade 14 RTX 3080 Ti: $3,699

Razer Blade 14 RTX 3080 Ti: $3,699 $2,499 @ Best Buy
Save $1,200 on the Razer Blade 14 RTX 3080 Ti gaming laptop. Its Razer Chroma per key RGB keyboard provides lighting effects for over 150 Chroma-integrated PC games like Fortnite, Apex Legends, Warframe, and more. Great for gamers and creators alike, it packs a 14-inch (2560 x 1440) 240Hz display, 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700K 12-core CPU, 32GB of RAM and Nvidia's GeForce RTX 3080 GPU. The laptop's 1TB SSD provide ample space for storing games, applications, images, videos and docs. This laptop includes 1 free month of Xbox Game Pass.

HP Thunderbolt 4 Dock: $329

HP Thunderbolt 4 Dock: $329 $283 @ Best Buy
Save $47 on the 120W HP Thunderbolt Dock G4. It protects your network and devices from the moment you log in, supports multi-OS compatibility, and supports up to four 4K displays. This docking station is ideal for IT professionals, hybrid workers as it makes home or office device management easy.

Price check: $299 at HP

Best Buy Black Friday in July sale 2023 — Tablets

Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite: $159

Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite: $159 $129 @ Best Buy
Save $30 on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite. Light and portable, it features an 8.7-inch (1340 x 800) TFT touchscreen, 2.3-GHz MediaTek MT8768N 8-core processor, 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of microSD-expandable storage. With its durable metal frame and powerful performance, it's a tablet the whole family can share. 

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus: $899

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus: $899 $799 @ Best Buy
Save $100 on the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus. It boasts a 12.4-inch (2800 x 1752) Super AMOLED display up to 120Hz. The tablet's Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 64-bit 8-core CPU with 8GB of RAM ensures snappy performance and seamless multitasking. With 128GB of microSD-expandable storage on board, you'll have ample room for apps and important files. Powering the Galaxy Tab S8 Plus is a massive 10,090mAH battery with fast charging support. You can place your order online and it will be available for pick up at your local Best Buy within an hour. 

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra: $1,099

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra: $1,099 $999 @ Best Buy
Save $100 on the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra. It packs a laptop-sized 14.6-inch (2960 x 1848) Super AMOLED display at up to 120Hz, Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 CPU, 8GB of RAM and 128GB of microSD-expandable storage. It ships with an S Pen stylus which instantly converts the Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra into a drawing tablet. Powering the Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra is a massive 11,200mAh battery. You can order online and it will be ready for pick up at your nearest Best Buy within the hour.

Smartwatches

Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 LTE: $329

Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 LTE: $329 $249 @ Best Buy
Save $80 on the Galaxy Watch 5 with LTE support in Best Buy's Black Friday in July sale. Samsung's Galaxy Watch 5 is the best smartwatch for Android users. It features a 40mm case, auto workout tracking, body composition analysis, advanced sleep coaching, and enhanced GPS tracking. And with LTE built-in, you can leave your phone at home,

Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Pro: $449

Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Pro: $449 $379 @ Best Buy
Save $50 on the 45mm Galaxy Watch 5 Pro Titanium smartwatch. Samsung's most advanced smartwatch to date, it has everything you need to crush your wellness goals and express your unique style. It features auto workout tracking, body composition data, advanced sleep coaching, enhanced GPS and improved battery life. Amazon has it for the same price. 

Galaxy Watch 4: $249

Galaxy Watch 4: $249 $199 @ Best Buy
Save $50 on the 40mm Galaxy Watch 4 smartwatch. Sleek, lightweight, and customizable, the Galaxy Watch 4 is Samsung's best smartwatch yet. It features advanced sleep tracking, auto workout-tracking, advanced run coaching, real-time ECG monitoring and fall detection. 

Garmin Fenix 7 Sapphire Solar: $899

Garmin Fenix 7 Sapphire Solar: $899 $799 @ Best Buy
Save $100 on the Garmin Fenix 7 Sapphire Solar. Built for athletics and the outdoors, it features a 1.3-inch display and scratch-resistant Power Sapphire solar charging lens. Gain performance insights and metrics that help you manage your exertion and build stamina. Optimize recovery with 24/7 health and wellness monitoring of heart rate, respiration, stress, sleep and more.

Fitbit Luxe Fitness & Wellness Tracker: $129

Fitbit Luxe Fitness & Wellness Tracker: $129 $99 @ Best Buy
Save $30 on the Fitbit Luxe Fitness & Wellness Tracker. It features 24/7 heart rate monitoring, activity tracking, sleep tracking and daily in-app stress management. Plus, it includes 6 free months of Fitbit Premium (valued at $59.94) for new and returning members. 

Best Buy Black Friday in July sale 2023 — Headphones

Sony WF-C500 Earbuds: $99

Sony WF-C500 Earbuds: $99 $69 @ Best Buy
Save $30 on Sony WF-C500 wireless earbuds. They offer solid battery life, Sony signature sound, and customization with Sony's free Headphones Connect app. In our Sony WF-C500 review, they earned a 4 out of 5-star rating. We love these earbuds for their dynamic, bass-forward sound and long battery life of 10 hours. We are also fond of their 360 Reality Audio and DSEE support and charging case design. I own these earbuds and although the lack active noise-cancellation, their silicone ear tips' tight seal helps isolate sound.

JBL Endurance Peak 3 Earbuds: $99

JBL Endurance Peak 3 Earbuds: $99 $89 @ Best Buy
Save $10 on JBL Endurance Peak 3 Wireless Earbuds. Get the most out of your favorite workout playlist with rich bass from a 10mm dynamic driver that delivers bold sound when you need it most. Whether you measure your energy output in miles, pounds, or minutes, the JBL Endurance Peak 3 can match you beat for beat, with up to 10 hours of battery power (up to 40 with the included case). 

Best Buy Black Friday in July sale 2023 — SSD storage

SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD 2TB: $224

SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD 2TB: $224 $119 @ Best Buy
Save $105 on the 2TB SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD V2 (SDSSDE61-2T00-G25) with USB Type-C interface. Built rugged, it's IP55 water-and-dust resistant, which makes it perfect for day-to-day use. Suitable for storing large game files, photos and video, it provides high read/write speeds of up to 1,050 and 1,000MB/s, respectively and has 256-bit AES encryption (as per SanDisk). For additional peace of mind, it's backed by SanDisk's 5-year warranty. Grab it now for an all time low price during Best Buy's Black Friday in July sale. 

Samsung 980 Pro SSD 2TB:

Samsung 980 Pro SSD 2TB: $179 $99 @ Best Buy
Save $80 on the 2TB Samsung 980 Pro SSD NVMe Internal SSD. This is an absolute steal for anyone looking to add lightning fast storage space to their desktop. Its read speeds hit 7000MBps, making it twice as fast as PCIe 3.0 SSDs. 

Best Buy Black Friday in July sale 2023 — Gaming

Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection: $29

Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection: $29 $19 $16 @ Best Buy
Save $3 ($13 off list) on Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection for Nintendo Switch. This massive collection includes 12 Street Fighter titles. The celebration continues in the Museum, where fans and historians alike can follow the timeline of how Street Fighter has evolved over the course of 30 years. 

NBA 2K23: $59

NBA 2K23: $59 $19 @ Best Buy
Save $40 on NBA 2K23. Rise to the occasion and realize your full potential and prove yourself against the best players in the world and showcase your talent in MyCareer mode. Or, take on NBA or WNBA teams in Play Now mode to experience true-to-life gameplay.

Cheaper option: $5.99 at eShop (digital)

Hot Wheels Unleashed: $29

Hot Wheels Unleashed: $29 $19 @ Best Buy
Save $10 on Hot Wheels Unleashed — a must for any Hot Wheels fan. The graphics are breathtaking and the driving mechanics are as wild as they are satisfying. And best of all, there's tons of custom content to dive into when you're looking for something to do. 

Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles: $59

Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles: $59 $39 @ Best Buy
Save $20 on Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles for Nintendo Switch. The Hinokami Chronicles features a wide roster of characters like Tanjiro and Nezuko from the anime series. Master their multitude of skills and test your mettle in exhilarating arena battles. 

Hogwarts Legacy Switch: $59 @ Best Buy

Hogwarts Legacy Switch: $59 @ Best Buy
Get a free $10 Best Buy e-Gift Card when you pre-order Hogwarts Legacy. To get your free $10 Best Buy e-Gift, you must have a valid e-mail address to respond to an email within 60-days of receipt. Pre-orders ship by July 25, 2023.

Best Buy Black Friday in July sale 2023 — TV deals

Insignia 55" F30 Series 4K Fire LED TV:  $399

Insignia 55" F30 Series 4K Fire LED TV: $399 $249 @ Best Buy
Save $150 on the Insignia F30 Series 4K Fire TV. This best-selling 4K LED TV has a solid rating of 4.6 out of 5-stars at Best Buy. Great picture quality and sound as well as easy to use built in Fire TV are some of the features owners love about it. All of your favorite steaming apps are preinstalled including Netflix, Apple TV+, Prime Video, Disney+, Hulu, Sling TV, YouTube, HBO Max, Spotify, Peacock, and ESPN