Walmart is giving discounts in 3 phases:

Phase 1: Beginning at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving, the best in-store deals are on toys, games, home goods and clothing.

These include

  • Xbox 360 4GB with SkyLanders bundle for $149
  • Nintendo's Wii console for $89
  • a Crock Pot 6-quart slow cooker and Mr. Coffee programmable 12-cup coffee maker for $9.44 each
  • DVD and Blu-ray movies for $1.96 to $9.96 each
  • video games for $10 to $25 each; Barbie, Bratz and Disney Princess dolls for $5 each

Phase 2: At 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, the deals mostly focus on electronics.

  • Among them, Samsung 43-inch, 720p plasma HDTV for $378
  • HP 15.6 -inch laptop with 4GB and 320GB hard drive for $279
  • Beats by Dr. Dre headphones for $179.95 and Samsung Smart ST195 digital camera for $99.

Between 10 p.m. and 11 p.m., Wal-Mart is also guaranteeing that customers who are already inside its store and waiting online will be able to buy three special deals

  • Apple iPad2 16GB with Wi-Fi for $399 plus get a $75 WalMart gift card
  • Emerson®32" 720p LCD TV for $148 and LG Blu-ray Player for $38.

Phase 3: On Black Friday, Wal-Mart's deals, which roll out at 5 a.m., mostly focus on home goods, jewelry, tires and furniture.

Wal-Mart is also offering separate Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday deals on electronics, TVs and toys that will only be available online.