Microsoft Surface 3

20 May: A 12-Inch HD Screen? Here’s What You Need to Know About the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 – the most powerful, thinnest and lightest Surface Pro yet – not only debuted Tuesday, but it’s ready for pre-order now on BestBuy.com.

Also available for pre-order soon: the Blue Type Cover, which is available only at Best Buy and BestBuy.com.

Now, here’s what you need to know about the Surface Pro 3:

1. It’s the best of a laptop, and the best of a tablet. It boasts both the power and performance of a laptop, with the portability and convenience of a tablet.

Geek Squad Crew

19 May: Geek Squad Autotech Quartet First to Install New Apple CarPlay Experience Powered by Pioneer

Geek Squad Autotechs help millions – yes, millions – of customers each year out of nearly every Best Buy store nationwide by installing mobile electronics to connect their favorite four wheels to the latest after-market tech.

But this past week in San Francisco, four Geek Squad standouts went above-and-beyond the call of duty, installing Apple CarPlay®-enabled Pioneer receivers into three demo vehicles for an industry media event.

Not only is it trendy, it’s trending.

Justin Ferroni, Brij Madaan and Todd Myers were among the chosen Geek Squad captains for the event, joined by Geek Squad Services Manager Chris Blanchette.


15 May: 25% Off and $50 Gift Cards: Best Buy’s the Spot for Your Appliances Through Memorial Day

If you’re one of the millions of people who will shop for appliances now through the long Memorial Day holiday, here’s why you should head straight to Best Buy.

AppliancesStarting today, customers can expect 10-to-25 percent savings on all major appliances – plus free delivery, haul away and recycling for purchases of $399 or more.  Talk about making it easy.

From fridges to ovens to washers and dryers – virtually every large appliance qualifies. Oh, and remember if you’re a My Best Buy member, you’ll get even more back.

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15 May: Exclusive to Best Buy: The Vysk Smartphone Case That Protects Your Phone from Hackers, Eavesdroppers

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If one in four smartphone users says they’ve had their information stolen, what’s the best way to protect against such an intrusion?

Vysk appears to have the answer with the EP1, a protective phone case that guards against cyber criminals remotely accessing your camera, photos and text messages. This protective accessory will be available only at Best Buy starting in September, but can be pre-ordered starting today on Vysk.com.

The EP1 case puts your camera on lockdown and gives access to the exclusive Vysk Privacy Network to send and receive encrypted texts, in addition accessing a private photo gallery.

Best Buy - Rochester, MN

15 May: Here’s Where the First Batch of Samsung and Sony Home Theater Experiences Are Arriving

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Best Buy promised the roll out of the best-in-class home theater experience earlier this month.

And now the first batch of those market-leading entertainment spaces are coming to a store near you.

Click here to view and/or download video of the transformation.

By the end of May, more than 130 stores will have either the Samsung Entertainment Experience or the Sony Experience — and some may have both.

The following list — alphabetized by state — are locations that will boast the completely new home theater space.


14 May: Best Buy Asks a Veteran PGA Instructor to Test Zepp: Here’s His Grade

Mike Barge has helped golfers sweeten their golf swings as the Director of Instruction at Hazeltine National Golf Club – home of the 2016 Ryder Cup – for more than a quarter century.

Golf Digest called him Minnesota’s best teacher six times over and Barge has even been named the state’s PGA Player of the Year, too.

During that time, he has seen a multitude of training aids for golfers. He especially likes those that aren’t clumsy or obstructive, letting golfers take a regular swing.  

iPhone 5 Stacked

08 May: Trade-In Your iPhone at Best Buy This Weekend, Get a Free iPhone 5s

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Go ahead. Try and find a better iPhone deal than the one at Best Buy this weekend.

Now through Sunday, May 11, customers can trade in their working iPhone and receive up to $200 in guaranteed Trade-In credit when they upgrade to an iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c. Verizon Wireless and Sprint customers who trade in an iPhone 5 or iPhone 4s can walk out of our stores with a new iPhone 5s, plus a $100 or $50 Best Buy gift card.

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01 May: 7 Reasons Why Customers Should Shop the New Home Theater Experience at Best Buy

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When searching for a new TV, there are LCDs, UHD, LEDs, 4K and … ABCs?

OK, so the last one was definitely made up. But let’s be honest, there’s basically an Alphabet Soup array of acronyms when TV shopping, and it can be confusing. But at Best Buy, we speak that tech language and offer the easiest way for customers to shop for home theater – from TVs and sound, to entertainment and services.

And beginning mid-May, the home theater experience is going from great to the absolute best available as Best Buy transforms its market-leading home theater space.

Mom Homepage

29 Apr: BestBuy.com’s Personalized Gift Guide Makes Mother’s Day Gifting Easy. Real Easy.

We all love Mom, and because we do, finding her just the right gift can be challenging at times.

BestBuy.com’s spring gifting guide is here to simplify it, offering the perfect way to track down just the right Mother’s Day gift.

No matter what her passion – from fitness fanatic to big-time foodie – BestBuy.com has organized five popular personas to help cater to your mother’s niche passions with hundreds of gift options.

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Each of the featured personalities offers dozens of great gifting ideas.

Xbox One

25 Apr: How to Get an Xbox One for $400 Only at Best Buy

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Xbox One sales just eclipsed the five-million mark.

That skyward trend is likely to continue now that you can have it for $400 at Best Buy.

Between April 27 and May 3, turn in your PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360 to Best Buy and get a minimum of $100 in-store credit.

It’s that simple – you’ll get a $50 gift card and $50 coupon in return for upgrading to Xbox One.

Best Buy’s Trade-In program makes it easy and convenient for customers to give old technology a second life and instantly get value in return.