I've always wondered how good the deals really are on Black Friday? This year my curiosity really got to me. How is it possible for Amazon, Walmart, Target and other retailer to do week long "Black Friday deals". How much of a deal is it? or is it just as they say "smoke and mirrors"? WalletHub to the rescue, they done all the time sucking research and now you and I can take advantage of the REAL deals on Black Friday.

Here is how they arrived at the results? "To separate myth from fact, WalletHub compared pre- and actual Black Friday prices for a broad selection of items. Using the price difference of each item, we isolated the offers that are truly worth the hassle of participating in America’s biggest shopping craze." Check out their list of "What To Buy On Black Friday" below.

Best Deals Overall

What to Buy on Black Friday

Gaming Laptop MSI GL75 Leopard 17.3" Intel Core i7-10750H, GeForce RTX 2070, 16 GB DDR4, 1TB HDD, 512 GB SSD, Windows 10 Home

Black Friday Price After Discount: $1,399
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $1,919
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $520
Newegg

Lowrance Hook-2 12 in TripleShot US Inland Fishfinder

Black Friday Price After Discount: $700
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $1,450
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $750
Academy Sports + Outdoors

LG 26.2 Cu. Ft. French Door Smart Wi-Fi Enabled Refrigerator with Dual Ice Maker

Black Friday Price After Discount: $1,800
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $2,499
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $699
Best Buy

LED 3-Piece White Deer Set By Winter Wonder Lane

Black Friday Price After Discount: $105
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $202
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $97
Big Lots

Firman 2900W Running/3200W Peak Electric Start Dual Fuel Inverter

Black Friday Price After Discount: $650
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $1,091
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $441
Costco

Legion Y27gq-20 27 Inch WLED G-SYNC™ Gaming Monitor

Black Friday Price After Discount: $405
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $554
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $149
Lenovo

Samsung StormWash Top Control 24-in Built-In Dishwasher

Black Friday Price After Discount: $599
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $845
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $246
Lowe's

Bethesda Softworks Wolfenstein: Alt History Collection - Xbox One

Black Friday Price After Discount: $40
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $80
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $40
GameStop

LG 55" Smart 4K UHD HDR TV

Black Friday Price After Discount: $350
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $498
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $148
Meijer

Realspace 59" Magellan L-Shaped Desk Gray

Black Friday Price After Discount: $165
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $465
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $300
Office Depot and OfficeMax

Donco Kids Loft-Style Light Grey Twin over Twin Bunk Bed

Black Friday Price After Discount: $673
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $1,264
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $591
Overstock.com

Arlo Pro 3, 3-Pack. Wire-Free Security Camera System with Bonus Solar Panel and Outdoor Security Mounts

Black Friday Price After Discount: $399
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $519
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $120
Sam's Club

KidKraft Ainsley Wooden Swing Set / Playset

Black Friday Price After Discount: $264
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $373
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $109
Walmart

Lenovo Flex 5 14" Notebook, Intel i5, 16GB Memory, 512GB SSD, Windows 10

Black Friday Price After Discount: $550
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $829
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $279
Staples

Shark AI Robotic Vacuum with AI Laser Vision

Black Friday Price After Discount: $250
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $430
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $180
Target

Segway - Ninebot ES2-N Foldable Electric Scooter, 15.5 mph Max Speed, Dark Grey

Black Friday Price After Discount: $400
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $589
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $189
Best Buy

Dyson Pure Cool Link Air Purifier and Fan

Black Friday Price After Discount: $250
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $370
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $120
Target

Nintendo Switch Bundle with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe - Neon Red/Blue

Black Friday Price After Discount: $299
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $510
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $211
Walmart

Titan Brown Faux Leather Reclining Massage Chair

Black Friday Price After Discount: $1,395
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $2,800
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $1,405
The Home Depot

Werner 20 ft. H x 17.75 in. W Fiberglass Extension Ladder Type II 225 lb.

Black Friday Price After Discount: $120
Pre-Black Friday Price*: $307
Additional Discount for Waiting Until Black Friday: $187
Ace Hardware

*Depending on an item, our research team collected one or more of its advertised prices between Oct. 16 and Nov. 13. The “Pre-Black Friday Price” is the lowest of those prices for each item.