CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Believe it or not buying that TV on Black Friday may not be the best deal.

Consumer website determines when to wait, and when to buy many of those hot-ticket items, like electronics.

According to them, TVs are actually cheaper at other times of the year.

We looked at a Samsung s 42 inch TV, very popular TV. People are looking for the sets. In the month of November, you can get it for about $700. When you hit Black Friday and all of that frenzy, it was close to $1,400 that same TV, said Shauna from

Shauna also warns the real Black Friday steals are often available in limited quantities and may be a brand name with lower quality components inside.

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