Black Friday 2018 is still a ways away. However, we’ve been tracking the Thanksgiving weekend deals coming from DJI for several years now from all of their top resellers and it’s likely you’ll see some similar drones on sale this year as we did last year (you can scroll down the page to check out the details from 2017’s Black Friday sale to get an idea of what’s likely to come). Then be sure to visit us again here at Blacker Friday in mid-November for the latest BF ads, news, rumors, and updates (or just signup to our newsletter and we’ll do the work for you). Cheers!
Updated Wednesday, November 22, 2017: You’ll find a lot of drones advertised this Thanksgiving weekend with some on sale for as low as $50. But if you’re looking for a premium drone, one with a top-notch camera and long range, then DJI likely tops your list of brands. But forget about paying full price for the one you want – We’re tracking all of the top DJI Black Friday deals for 2017.
Here’s our list of confirmed Black Friday deals on DJI drones:
— Kohl’s: In Kohl’s Black Friday flyer this year you’ll find the DJI Spark mini quadcopter drone with built-in 1080p camera featured as a doorbuster deal. It’s on sale for $399.99 (that’s $100 off the list price) but also comes with $120 worth of Kohl’s Cash that you can use towards the purchase of anything else in the store. The sale starts at 12:01AM CT at kohls.com and in-stores at 5:00PM on Thursday, Thanksgiving day, on November 23, 2017. There’s a limited supply of these and are expected to sell out fast.
— Dell: Dell’s featuring the DJI Spark Mini drone in their Black Friday ad this year. It’ll be on sale for $399.99 — that’s $100.00 off the list price of $499.99. You can pick it up at dell.com beginning Thanksgiving day (November 23, 2017) through Saturday (November 25, 2017 at 3:59AM PST), while supplies last.
— Best Buy: Best Buy’s Black Friday ad this year features several DJI drones on sale. You’ll be able to pick up the Mavic Pro Quadcopter on sale for $899.99 (that’s $100 off), the Mavic Pro Quadcopter Fly-More Combo on sale for $1149.99 (that’s $150 off), or the Spark Quadcopter in Alpine White for $399.99 (that’s $100 off). You’ll also find DJI’s Osmo Mobile Gimbal Stabilizer on ale for $199.99 (that’s $100 off). Shop the sale beginning Thursday, Thanksgiving day at bestbuy.com and in stores later that afternoon when doors open at 5:00PM (that’s on November 23, 2017). Available while supplies last.
— Sam’s Club: Sam’s Club is has two DJI drones included in their Black Friday sale this year. The first is the DJI Spark Fly More Combo on sale for $599 after $100 off. This one is only available at samsclub.com (free shipping included) and is limited to two per customer. Your second option is the DJI Mavic Pro Bundle that’s on sale for $899 after $100 off. Shop the sale starting at 12:01AM EST online on Thanksgiving day (Thursday Nov. 23rd) or in-stores at 7:00AM on Black Friday (Nov. 24th).
— Target: Target’s Black Friday 2017 ad has two DJI drones for you to choose from. The first in the Spark Mini Drone that’s on sale for $399 (that’s $100 off). The second is the DJI Mvic Pro that’s on sale for $899.99 (also $100 off). Sale prices valid from Nov. 23–25, or while supplies last. Shop the sale at target.com or in stores. Free shipping for all online orders. Stores open this year at 6:00PM on Thursday, Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 23, 2017).
— BJ’s Wholesale Club: All BJ’s Wholesale Club store members can pick up the DJI Spark Mini Drone in stores (most locations, but not at all stores) or online for $399.99 during their Black Friday sale this year. That’s $100.00 off their list price. No coupon needed. The sale price runs from Friday November 17, 2017 to Monday November 27, 2017 (that’s Cyber Monday!), or while supplies last. Remember, you’ll need to be a current BJ’s Wholesale Club member to shop their store or site (or go to the store with a friend who is).
— Costco: On page 51 of Costco’s Black Friday ad this year they feature the DJI Mavic Pro Aerial Camera Bundle for $100.00 off (although the sale price is not quoted, it should be the same as we’re seeing from all the other big-box stores this year). Offer valid from November 24 — 27. There’s a limit of 5 per customer (not sure why anyone would need that may drones but that’s the limit). Remember, you’ll need to be a Costco club card holder in order to shop their stores.
— DJI.com: DJI just launched a number of Black Friday deals directly at their online store. Besides the sale prices, some drones also include freebies such as extra battery, landing pad and MicroSD card. Visit DJI.com for a look at the full last of sale items. Be sure to also see their refurbished section where you can pick reconditioned drone at 20% or more off the list price (free shipping starts on orders of $89+). Offers valid from November 22—27, 2017 or while supplies last.
What new drone are you planning on on getting this Black Friday weekend? Maybe you’re also considering GoPro’s Karma with a new Hero 6. Let us know in the comments below.