Laptops are a versatile gift. Whether it's for work or play, they're suitable for all ages. And with Christmas looming, finding a Black Friday deal on the laptop can leave more money for stocking fillers – or a little extra in your back pocket.
These are some of the best deals we've spotted so far, but be sure to bookmark this page and keep checking back. We'll be updating this page every day until Black Friday and beyond, so it's the best spot to find great deals on computing.
Editor's top 5 deals
Picking the perfect laptop or tablet can be tough so we've rounded up some of the best deals in the run-up to Black Friday.
They include 2-in-1 devices, high-spec versions of the Chromebook, and big savings on workhorse all-rounders like the HP Pavilion.
Keep checking back all week as we'll keep updating you on the best laptop deals around.
Was £710. Now £488. Currys PC World.
A good all-rounder laptop with hinges, allowing you to use it as a tablet as well.
Was £549.99. Now £349.99. Currys PC World.
A good all-rounder laptop with a chunky 1TB of hard drive storage. Customers like that it's fairly slim and lightweight.
Was £199.99. Now £129.45. Amazon UK.
A bargain 2-in-1 device which, due to its size, could be perfect for on the go.
Was £799.95. Now £699.95. John Lewis.
A powerful and well-built Chromebook with an impressive battery life of up to 10 hours.
Was £848.99. Now £759.99. John Lewis.
Modest-spec laptop with a nippy solid state hard drive, a bunch of ports for every need and a good screen.
Best Chromebook deals
The Chromebook is a new, faster computer. It starts in seconds, and offers thousands of apps. It has built-in virus protection, and backs up your stuff in the cloud.
Acer Chromebook 14 CB3-431, was £249.99 now £179.99
Specs: Intel N3060 Celeron Processor, 2GB RAM, 32GB storage
Limited spec-wise but more than enough to run the stripped down Chromebook operating system.
Acer Chromebook, was £199 now £149.99
Specs: Intel® Celeron® Processor N2840, 2GB RAM, 16GB storage
A real bargain basement laptop with just enough RAM and memory to satisfy someone who's in a real pinch money-wise.
ASUS Chromebook, Low price: £199.99
Specs: 1.8 GHz Processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB storage
For the price, this is a seriously stylish-looking laptop. Great for those on the go, its best feature is its battery life which supplies up to 13 hours off a single charge.
HP Chromebook, Low price: £199.99
Specs: 1.6 GHz Processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB storage
With a super-slim design, this option is designed specifically for those on the move with up to 12.45 hours of battery life and all-day portability.
Best 2-in-1 laptop deals
Can't decide between a powerful laptop and the convenience of a tablet? Well, you can get the best of both worlds with a 2-in-1 laptop. These convertible laptops combine the functionality of a touch-screen laptop with the portable convenience of a tablet in one lightweight device.
ASUS T102HA-GR036T 10.1 inch 2-in-1 Transformer, was £599 now £519.99
Specs: Intel Atom X5-Z8350, 4GB ram, 64GB storage
If you're torn between a tablet and full-size laptop, this could be a good halfway house.
Lenovo MIIX laptop, was £199.98 now £179.98
Specs: Intel Atom x5-Z8350 Processor, 2GB RAM, 32GB storage
This is cheap for a 2-in-1 laptop. There's limited RAM and storage, though, but enough for some.
Acer R11 2-in-1 laptop, was £219 now £199
Specs: Intel Celeron, 4GB RAM, 32GB storage
Enjoy a full day on the go with this laptops 8 hour battery life and TrueHarmony speaker technology that optimises sound.
HP Pavilion 2-in-1, was £449, now £429
Specs: Windows 10, 4GB RAM, 500GB storage
With an impressive 15.6-inch screen and Intel HD graphics, this option is great for watching movies, while music lovers will appreciate the B&O Play audio technology.
Best gaming laptop deals
Gaming computers are powerful machines with advanced cooling mechanisms, meaning you can play high-end games without worrying about your machine crashing or lagging.
MSI GP62 7RD (Leopard), Low price: £799.97
Specs: Kabylake Core i5-7300HQ+HM175, 8GB RAM, 128GB storage
Want to game on the go without suffering terrible framerates and roasting laptop cases? This souped up laptop could be the answer.
HP Pavilion Power, Low price: £849.99
Specs: Intel Core i5-7300HQ processor, 8GB RAM, 1TB storage , NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 graphics card
A good option for laptop gamers - this has chunky 1TB storage and a powerful graphics card on board.
Asus ROG Strix GL502, was £1299.99 now £899.99
Specs: Intel Kabylake Core i5-7300HQ, 12GB RAM, Nvidia GTX 1060 graphics card
One of the best when it comes to gaming, this Asus laptop boasts a brilliantly vibrant screen and means you can play in full HD.
Dell Inspiron Gaming Laptop, was £1,149.99, now £999
Specs: Intel Core i7, 16GB RAM, 1TB storage
This Dell Laptop uses a thermal cooling design so you can play games for long periods without it over-heating. It also has a crisp Full HD screen and is has a big service bay door so you can easily add upgrade components as you please.
Best Macbook deals
Now equipped with seventh-generation Intel Core processors, MacBook is faster than ever. From daily tasks like launching apps and opening files to more advanced computing, you can power through thanks to faster SSDs and Turbo Boost processing up to 3.6GHz.
Macbook 12-inch, Low price: £1,149
Specs: Silver case, 8GB RAM and 256GB storage, Intel® Core™ M processor
At the pricier end of the market, but if you're already deep in the Apple ecosystem then it could be worth a look.
MacBook 12-inch, was £1249 now £989.97
Specs: 1.1 GHz dual-core Intel Core M3, 8GB RAM, 256GB storage
Apple's entry-level Macbook is stylish and packs a punch, but beware that it's a whole new environment if you're used to Windows PCs.
Macbook Pro 13-inch, Low price: £1,149
Specs: 2.3 GHz dual-core Intel i5, 8GB RAM, 128GB storage
The new Macbook Pro is razor-thin, feather-light and more powerful than ever before. It also features up to 10 hours of battery life and FaceTime HD camera, a multi-touch trackpad.
Macbook Air 13-inch, was £949 now £887.99
Specs: 1.8 GHz dual-core Intel Core, 8GB RAM, 128GB storage
Thin and super-light, a Macbook Air is a powerful alternative that won’t weigh you down when you’re on the go.
Best Windows laptop deals
Windows laptops run the latest Windows 10 operating software, and there are an array of spec options when it comes to choosing the perfect laptop for you.
ASUS UX330UA-FC093T ZenBook, was £839.99 now £799.99
Specs: Intel Core i5-7200U, 8GB ram, 512GB storage
Sub-£800 feels like a bargain for this well-powered Windows laptop.
ASUS ZenBook 3 was £1199.99 now £799.99
Specs: Intel Core i5-7200U Processor, 8GB RAM, 512GB storage
A £400 price reduction on this laptop makes it a bargain with its power.
Dell Inspiron 15 3000, was £379 now £349.99
Specs: Intel Pentium, 8GB RAM, 1TB storage
Great for entertainment, you’ll be amazed at the sound clarity provided by this laptop’s Grammy Award-winning Waves MaxxAudio technology.
Microsoft Surface Laptop, Low price: £979
Specs: Intel Core i5, 4GB RAM, 128GB storage
Thin, light and powerful this one fits easily into your bag and even features Dolby Audio Premium sound without added bulk thanks to built-in Onisonic speakers.