Apple products among the most popular Black Friday items at Target

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Target, the second-largest discount retailer in the United States behind Walmart, today released a chart listing the most popular products that shoppers were purchasing on Thanksgiving and Black Friday.

The iPads were top sellers in Target’s brick-and-mortar and online stores, with the retailer selling an iPad every second throughout the day on Thanksgiving, Forbes reports.

As for the Beats Solo 2 headphones, they were among the top sellers on hardly a surprise given shoppers can pick up the headphones in exchange for just $96.99, down from their regular asking price of $199.99.’s top-selling item is the Nintendo Wii U gaming console.

Other notable findings:

  • The $249.99 55-inch Westinghouse TV was Target’s top selling TV.
  • Shoppers bought more than three million movies on Thanksgiving.
  • Top toys included LEGO, Barbie, Disney Princess and Star Wars, with Target alone accounting for nearly one-third of Star Wars toy sales for the day.

To help our readers with holiday shopping, we put together a list of best Black Friday deals on apps and games, the Apple Watch, Bluetooth speakers and other accessories, as well as the best Black Friday deals on iPads, Macs, iPhones, iTunes Gift Cards.

If you’re big on movies, you might want to check out the Blockbuster Kit containing four great Mac apps for the price of one: Boom 2, Beamer 3, Elmedia Player Pro and Waltr.

Apple, too, has its own Black Friday sale but don’t hold your breath for deep discounts: you’ll get a $25-$100 (PRODUCT)RED iTunes Gift Card on qualifying Mac, iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV and Beats by Dr. Dre purchases.

Source: Forbes