Do Black Friday on your phone this year with HUAWEI AppGallery

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After an undoubtedly tough year, South Africans certainly deserve some good bargains, especially as the festive season is just around the corner. (Image: Supplied)
After an undoubtedly tough year, South Africans certainly deserve some good bargains, especially as the festive season is just around the corner. (Image: Supplied)

South African retailers have been hosting Black Friday sale events for the last ten years. Within this time, Black Friday sale events have grown in popularity as a marquee event in the country’s shopping calendar which kick-starts the holiday shopping season in South Africa with big-ticket discounts across all categories. Due to this, Black Friday has become one of the craziest times of the year. We wake up extremely early to be in line, prepare our bank cards for sweet deals and develop strategies on which store to attack first.

However, with COVID-19 still very much on our radar, it’s probably best to skip the queues, social distance and stay safe this year. Fortunately, however, HUAWEI AppGallery can assist you in avoiding the crowds and chaos this Black Friday through simply opting for a few taps of your screen. You can download, explore and enjoy some sweet deals available through these apps on HUAWEI AppGallery:


Takealot will be taking its famous Blue Dot Sales to the extreme this year by introducing hundreds of new deals that will be added on a daily basis for three consecutive weeks! The sale will be launching from the 2nd to the 26th of November. The company will have specials in 28 different departments and shoppers can expect deals on Cyber Monday and Takealot Tuesday. 

Vodacom/MTN and Telkom

Telecoms service providers Vodacom, MTN and Telkom this year will be shaking things up by offering some great exclusive online deals. Whether it is for tablets, smartphones or package deals, there’s definitely an option for everyone this November. In Vodacom, MTN and Telkom’s case, Black Friday is a good time to sign up for a new contract or upgrade on an existing one should you be eligible.


The South Africa-based multinational retail company Woolworths will also be joining in the Black Friday frenzy this year, by offering promotions in its fashion, beauty, home and food departments. So, whatever is on your wish list, this month’s Black Friday deals have you covered.


Makro has pulled a trick out its sleeve this year by providing consumers with an entire Black Friday month! The retailer is providing special deals for each week of November to give customers more time and more options. Items such as electronics, large appliances and home living products will be on special each week. By downloading the app and subscribing to Makro’s newsletter, you will be ahead of the curve on some amazing deals throughout November.

Zando and Zaful

Zando and Zaful will be giving their consumers the chance to grab their favourite summer fashion this month through some awesome online deals.  Zando, for example, will be offering discounts of up to 70% and Zaful on the other hand, will be providing 20% discounts for first time buyers.

After an undoubtedly tough year, South Africans certainly deserve some good bargains, especially as the festive season is just around the corner. The Black Friday top collection curated list of apps are all available on HUAWEI AppGallery would definitely help bring some cheer into households, without having to leave the comfort of your home. So the saying is definitely true, the early bird catches all the greatest deals on HUAWEI AppGallery. For more information:

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