Black Friday: offers for players and our recommendations


Cyberweek and Black Friday are currently attacking gamers with tons of hardware and gaming offers. So that you don’t just throw money at everything that comes out behind the counter, we collect useful tips on saving money, experience reports from the editors, warnings against thoughtless bargain hunting and recommendations that are really worthwhile.

Have you already captured a highlight, are you still looking or do you prefer to hold back? Write us your experiences on Black Friday and Cyberweek in the comments or take part in our survey on whether the shopping day is a blessing or a curse:

Black Friday and Co: Helpful or just annoying?

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Black Friday and Co: Helpful or just annoying?

Buying advice: This hardware is worth it

Whether monitor, headset or smartphone: Our hardware experts explain what is worthwhile and what you should avoid even at low prices.

Gaming keyboards

We present keyboards from different price segments – including mechanical keyboards or TKL keyboards without numeric keypad:

The best gaming keyboards

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The best gaming keyboards

Gaming mice

We recommend robust mice for gamers, whether wireless, wired or for left-handers:

The best gaming mice - wired and wireless

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The best gaming mice – wired and wireless

Smartphones

We compare cell phones in all price ranges in terms of performance, display and camera quality:

Black Friday smartphone leaderboard

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Black Friday smartphone leaderboard

Gaming-Headsets

A good headset not only scores in terms of sound, but can also be decisive for the game. We are looking for highlights for every budget:

The best gaming headsets and headphones for gamers

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The best gaming headsets and headphones for gamers

Gaming-Monitore

Full HD, WQHD or 4K? 144 Hz or 240 Hz? We recommend screens for every requirement in different price ranges:

The best gaming monitors for gamers

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The best gaming monitors for gamers

Gaming-Laptops

Gaming notebooks in comparison: We clarify what a good laptop can cost and which models are worthwhile.

Gaming laptop purchase advice 2021

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Gaming laptop purchase advice 2021

Do-it-yourself gaming PCs

We recommend six basic configurations from 500 to 2,000 euros for the self-made PC:

Build your own gaming PC in 2021

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Build your own gaming PC in 2021

Steam Sale and Co: Cheap games on Black Friday

Of course, the game stores are also currently under the brightly shining Black Friday star. We offer you an overview of all sales:

The most important sales with the best offers

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The most important sales with the best offers

For the Steam Autumn Sale 2021 we are also presenting the best offers again separately.

Black Friday pitfalls: you should be careful here

Do not lose sight of important framework conditions such as guarantee, returns and more for all the offers. Here is the notepad with the most important facts:

This is how you avoid pitfalls on Black Friday

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This is how you avoid pitfalls on Black Friday

The police also give tips on how to identify and avoid fake shops in good time:

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Hardware editor Nils, meanwhile, warns of duobio bargains around graphics cards that are still in short supply:

Perhaps the saddest offer for players so far

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Perhaps the saddest offer for players so far

Meanwhile, editor-in-chief Heiko is questioning the whole consumer frenzy surrounding Black Friday. For him, none of this has anything to do with a real need or desire to buy:

Black Friday is annoying!  Why I ignore Cyberweek

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Black Friday is annoying! Why I ignore Cyberweek

Testimonials: learn from us!

Our editorial team took a closer look at one or the other deal on Black Friday. The experience of our editors will help you not to back the wrong horse. Regardless of the individual offers, our general tips will also help you to tackle the bargain hunt correctly:

6 simple tips to really save during Cyberweek

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6 simple tips to really save during Cyberweek

Where can I find graphics card deals?

Where do you get a good graphics card in times of chip shortage? We will help you:

Good graphics card deals for Black Friday

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Good graphics card deals for Black Friday

Are the SSDs worth it at a low price?

Fast NVMe and SATA SSDs are being thrown after you at Amazon and Co. We clarify whether the offers are really as good as they seem:

SSDs on Black Friday at a low price

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SSDs on Black Friday at a low price

The perfect keyboard bargain?

Expert Alex would be happy to receive an offer for his favorite keyboard – but can he recommend it with a clear conscience?

My favorite keyboard has been reduced - is it worth it?

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My favorite keyboard has been reduced – is it worth it?

Don’t go bargain hunting like me!

Alex actually only wanted a cheap tablet, but falls into a headless shopping frenzy:

Definitely don't do it like me on Black Friday

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Definitely don’t do it like me on Black Friday

You can find even more specific offers and deals for Black Friday and Cyberweek on the topic page of our sales editorial team. Good luck and have fun shopping!

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