August 5, 2021

Walmart releases Black Friday ad with PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X listed as online-only amid COVID-19

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Walmart has released its official – and final – Black Friday sales ad of 2020.

After holding two previous sales as part of its “Black Friday Deals for Days,” the retailer posted its 12-page ad on with several items available beginning at 7 p.m. ET Wednesday, Nov. 25 as part of the online sale. The new Sony PlayStation 5 and Microsoft Xbox Series X are listed as online-only offers at the regular price of $499.

Additional items will go on sale at midnight ET online and in stores at 5 a.m. local time Nov. 27, which is Black Friday.

Walmart revamped its Black Friday sale and moved more doorbusters online amid the coronavirus pandemic. Some items have sold out quickly in Walmart’s first two Black Friday online sales.

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“These new events are really going to meet two critical needs for us,” Scott McCall, Walmart U.S. executive vice president and chief merchandising officer, said in a recent interview with USA TODAY. “One is around customer and associate safety and the other one is meeting our customers where they are shopping, which is online.”

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