Best Buy

Exclusive Electric Blue Galaxy S5 headed to Best Buy, yours for $100 on contract

Best Buy will sell an exclusive Electric Blue version of the popular Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone later this month, and will cut the on-contract price in half for a limited amount of time.

Best Buy’s CEO says most people don’t upgrade their tablets

Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly said that the tablet market is "crashing" because consumers don't upgrade too often. He added that the laptop market stands to benefit from tablets' decline.

Google Wallet update allows you to digitally store your gift cards

Ideal for anyone that wants to stop carrying around a stack of gift cards, the latest update to the Google Wallet application provides a place to digitally store all gift card numbers and barcodes.

Pebble Steel heads to Best Buy with a price drop to $229

Pebble Steel will arrive at Best Buy on June 15, for $229. A recent report shows that Pebble is the manufacturer of the second bestselling smartwatch, coming in right after Samsung. Will the price cut give it a boost?

Super Smash Bros E3 demo comes to Best Buy in June

Nintendo has partnered with Best Buy to bring the new Super Smash Bros. to 100 stores around the country for two days in June so that eager fans can try the upcoming Wii U game.
Home Theater

Best Buy launching ‘Sony Experience’ sections at 350 stores

Sony today announced a deal with Best Buy that will see some of its top-end 4K products and home audio gear showcased in 350 Best Buy locations nationwide, in a new 'shop-in-shop' showcase.

Best Buy offering up to $100 towards Xbox Ones for your old PS3 and Xbox 360s

Best Buy is offering $50 gift card, and a $50 coupon towards the purchase of an Xbox One if you trade in your working PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360 within the next week.

Best Buy attempts to lure Windows XP refugees with a $100 trade-in credit

Starting this Sunday, Best Buy will offer a $100 credit to customers trading in a PC that's running Windows XP for a new Windows 8 computer, a Chromebook or a Mac. Learn more here.

Galaxy Gear hits Best Buy as Samsung exec says watch ‘lacks something special’

Samsung's Galaxy Gear smartwatch hits Best Buy for pre-order Friday, with the retail giant the only store to offer it in all six available colors – Jet Black, Mocha Gray, Wild Orange, Oatmeal Beige, Rose Gold, and Lime Green.

Retailers slash iPhone 5 price prepping for next iPhone

Likely an attempt to clear out existing inventory prior to the launch of the new iPhone, both Best Buy and Walmart are offering sizable iPhone 5 discounts during Labor Day weekend.

Rumor: Google Glass coming to Best Buy stores in 2014 (Updated)

If you're waiting for Google Glass to be released, but a little concerned about ordering it through Google Play, you may not have to worry, as a new rumor suggests Google is going to sell the specs in Best Buy next year.

Street artist punks Best Buy by stocking its shelves with recreated crap

A street artist by the name of Plastic Jesus managed to prank Best Buy into selling a "useless" black plastic box valued at $100. A truthful social commentary and hilarity at its finest.