Sony's BDP-350 Blu-ray Player The 3rd Most Popular Online Black Friday Buy
Black Friday has come and gone, and despite concerns that retailers would face lower sales this year (some surely did) the overall numbers look good. Online traffic increased 11% from Black Friday 2007 according to research firm Pricegrabber.com. And overall revenues totaled $10.6 billion this year, a 3% increase over 2007.
Consumer electronics deals drove tons of people to purchase HDTV's and Blu-ray players online. In fact Blu-ray sales increased 147% from 2007 and Sony's BDP-S350 was the third most popular online product. While the HDTV market didn't see comparable growth, Samsung's LN52A650 LCD TV was the fourth most popular product online this year, followed by the Panasonic TH-42PX80U plasma in sixth.
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Posted by Justin Davey at November 30, 2008 2:12 PM