Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2017 are finally here, and Sony has come to the table with some truly excellent savings. While all the PS4 console deals seem to have been snapped up, the huge range of TV and camera deals are likely going to put a smile on your face. Or maybe you're after an action cam or some wireless headphones?
So if you’ve been waiting to treat yourself and the family to a brand-new telly for Christmas, or wanted to get yourself a new camera kit, now is the time to lay your hands on one without blowing out your budget.
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Best Sony Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals
If you can’t be patient or are in a hurry to grab something from Sony, you can find some top Sony items on sale right now, including great offers on the company’s best cameras and lenses that come with bonus gift vouchers of up to $500 in value, and great discounts on 4K TVs, including the gorgeous A1 series OLED TVs.
Here are our top picks for pre-Black Friday Sony deals:
Sony PS4 Pro with 5 games ($449, save $300): Well, EB Games eBay store seems to have the winning PS4 Pro bundle right now, with a ridiculous games bundle for a lower price than anyone else is even selling the console for. You’ll get Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, Dishonored 2, The Evil Within 2, Fallout 4, and Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind, along with either a black or white PS4 Pro console. This stupendous PS4 Pro bundle will only cost you $449 , so grab it while it’s hot. Be sure to enter PANTONE at checkout to score yourself the 10% discount. Sony KD70X6700E 70-inch 4K HDR TV ($2,498, save $1,000): Want to take a step into the wonderful world of HDR? How about 4K? This smart TV from Sony has it all, AND it’s a monstrous 70 inches to boot. This TV has all the mod-cons – from Smart TV app hosting to smart image processing – and right now you can save a whopping $1,000 on the Sony X6700E 70-inch TV for only $2,498 from JB Hi-Fi. Sony 55-inch A1 4K OLED TV ($3,499; save $1,500): Sony’s first stab at bringing big-screen OLED to Australia has been a success, with the A1 OLED television series bringing sharp picture clarity, gorgeous colours and room-filling sounds. The 55-inch A1 carries a price tag of $4,999, but now’s your chance to save over $1,500 on this beautifully designed telly and getting the 55-inch A1 OLED TV for $3,499 . Sony PlayStation 4 Slim 500GB ($269, save $170): Yes, there are plenty of appealing bundles going for the PS4 system, but if you’re just after the console itself, there’s no better price out there than from Sony’s own store. If none of the bundled games appeal to you, or even if you’re just after a media player, you can get a 500GB PS4 Slim for only $269 from Sony’s store , saving you $170, and you can even grab a White PS4 if you’re after something a little different. Sony XB950B1 Extra Bass wireless headphones ($199; save $100): If you love bass – we mean really love bass – then now’s a good time to swoop in on a pair of Sony’s Extra Bass cans with a dedicated Bass Effect button. Pump it up for 18 hours straight over Bluetooth or plug it in for passive listening. You can grab the Sony XB950B1 wireless cans for just $199 , with $100 still in the pocket. Sony 49-inch X7000E 4K Ultra HD smart TV ($998; down from $1,499): If you aren’t too sold on the OLED phenomenon but would like to upgrade your home entertainment system to 4K, then get yourself this 49-inch Sony Bravia UHD smart TV featuring 4K HDR picture quality and 4K UHD upscaling. It’s internet-ready, so you can stream your favourite shows and movies via the native apps or a web browser. Plus you get to save over $500 by purchasing it directly from Sony, where the 49-inch Bravia X7000E TV is on sale for just $998 , down from $1,499. A 4K TV for a three-figure price tag – need we say more? Sony RX100 III compact camera ($848; save $250): It might be a couple of generations old, but the RX100 III is still a darn good compact shooter that fits perfectly into a pocket. It boasts an electronic viewfinder (EVF), a great lens and a superb sensor. If you’re not that big on 4K video capture, this is a great little shooter, plus there’s $200 to be saved on Sony’s website. So snag yourself a Sony RX100 III for $848 , down from $1,099. Sony Alpha a7R II mirrorless camera ($3,185; save $1,314 + bonus $500 gift card): With a 42MP backside-illuminated (BSI) sensor producing some amazing high-resolution images, you can print your photos to any size you want without a single thought. Plus it’s fast and feature-packed, with a sharp AF system. What makes this camera even more enticing is the whopping $1,314 saving. So if you’ve been looking for a brand-new shooter, give the Sony Alpha a7R II a consideration for $3,185 . And when purchased before January 31, you can register your claim on Sony’s site to receive an bonus $500 gift card to spend, perhaps, on a G-Masters series lens. Sony X8000E 49-inch 4K HDR TV ($999; save $1,000): Looking for a 4K TV that won’t cost you an arm and a leg? Sony’s 49-inch X8000E 4K HDR TV is on sale for just $999 , saving you over $1,000 on the usual RRP of $1,999. That’s half price! The telly features a Triluminos Display, promising excellent colour and, of course, every image showcased in stunning 4K detail. Sony RX100 V compact camera ($1,348; save $351): The latest in the RX100 lineup of Sony compact cameras is the best of the lot. With a built-in electronic viewfinder, an impressive autofocus system that can match a mirrorless or DSLR camera, the RX100 V produces excellent images and records 4K video. It carries a hefty price tag, but this is your chance to save $351 on the Sony RX100 V with the shooter on sale for $1,348. Sony HD 1080p action cam ($199, save $100): For those who love to capture everyday moments, this little handycam from Sony is perfect, especially given it doesn’t come with a hefty price tag. It comes with an underwater housing, so take it with you on your next snorkelling adventure or just film the kids growing up and watch it back in 1080p resolution. The Sony HD 1080p action cam is only $199 , saving you $100 on the usual RRP of $299.