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06 Mar: Pre-Order Fitbit’s Latest Wearables at Best Buy Now

For more than a decade, Fitbit has been introducing fitness trackers and smartwatches designed to motivate people of all activity levels to reach their goals.

On Wednesday, the company announced it’s adding four new wearables to its lineup: Fitbit Versa Lite Edition, Inspire, Inspire HR and Ace 2.

The Versa Lite Edition, Inspire and Inspire HR wearables will be available later this month, but you can reserve a device now by pre-ordering at Best Buy. The Ace 2 children’s fitness tracker will be available at Best Buy this summer.

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16 Apr: Fitbit’s New Smartwatch, Versa, Now at Best Buy

The newest addition to the Fitbit smartwatch family, Fitbit VersaTM, is packed with the health, fitness, and smart features that you care about most, all in a sleek, durable and comfortable design. Versa is now on Best Buy shelves and on BestBuy.com.

Here are three reasons why it could be your next (or first) smartwatch.

Your all-day health and fitness companion

Fitbit Versa is an all-day health and fitness companion designed with your goals in mind. With a redesigned personalized dashboard on your wrist, you can easily track your progress and see a more complete picture of your health and fitness stats.

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23 May: Fitness Tracker Tips from the Fittest City in America

Duluth, Minnesota, is fit as a fiddle.

That’s according to Fitbit, which recently named Duluth the fittest city in America, based on metrics from Fitbit’s more than 10 million U.S. users. Researchers analyzed details including duration of sleep per night, daily steps and resting heart rate.

The city of about 86,000 people, about 150 miles northeast of Minneapolis, sits on Lake Superior and is surrounded by nature. This is one of the reasons Blue Shirt Adam Bersell, a health and fitness wearables expert at the Duluth Best Buy store, isn’t surprised by the ranking.

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07 Mar: How to Find the Fitness Tracker That’s Right For You

You’re making fitness moves.

Maybe you’re ditching the elevator for the stairs, fitting in a few more days at the gym or throwing a few more miles onto that run. You’re stepping up your game big time but still need that push every now and again.

Let a fitness tracker help you.

We get it — with plenty of health and fitness wearables to choose from, finding the right one to slap on your wrist can prove challenging.

But it’s all good.

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06 Jan: Pre-order Select Tech Items From CES Show Floor Now at Best Buy

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BestBuy.com.[/callout]Technology manufacturers are announcing and showing off their latest innovations at CES 2016 in Las Vegas this week, and you can stake your claim on some of the hot products now.

Starting today, you can pre-order nearly a dozen of these new tech items on BestBuy.com — from new health and fitness devices and digital cameras to a 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player and 4K movies.

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07 Dec: How Much Physical Activity Goes Into Running a Best Buy Store on Black Friday?

The holiday shopping season is officially here – so what does it really take to run a Best Buy store during the busiest time of year? Best Buy teamed up with Fitbit to find out.

To start, seven store managers from across the country were equipped with the Fitbit Charge HR – an advanced fitness tracker that lets you track your heart rate, steps, active minutes, calories burned and even your sleep, plus much more. The managers’ activities were tracked from Thanksgiving evening, when Best Buy stores opened, through the Black Friday weekend.

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10 Nov: Best Buy Black Friday Deals Available Now

Black Friday is a big day for Holiday shoppers, and at Best Buy it’s a big day for deals.

Best Buy’s Black Friday ad is now available to preview at BestBuy.com/BlackFriday.

New this year, eight deals from the ad are available now on BestBuy.com and when stores open this morning. Dozens more will be available when stores open at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving.

The eight deals available today include1:

  • Up to $125 off iPad Air 2
  • $250 Best Buy gift card with any Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge or S6 edge+ smartphone with installment billing purchase or lease and activation
  • Toshiba 55-inch LED TV for $349.99
  • Insignia 40-inch LED TV for $159.99
  • Insignia 2.1 soundbar for $99.99
  • Save $150 on the new 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display
  • Save $150 on the new 12-inch MacBook with 256GB flash storage in Gold, Silver or Space Gray
  • Save $100 on Netgear Arlo wire-free HD security cameras, set of four (Best Buy exclusive)


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22 Oct: And the Top 15 Holiday Tech Gifts for 2015 Are…

When it comes to Holiday gifts to give and receive, tech products are high on the list.

Best Buy commissioned a national study to see what shoppers are looking for, and the results show that tablets lead a diverse group that also includes HDTVs, wearables and wireless speakers.

The top of the Top 15? The iPad. Here’s the full list:

Top 15 tech gifts for 2015

  1. iPad
  2. Bose QuietComfort 25 Noise Cancelling Headphones
  3. MacBook
  4. Samsung 48” Smart 4K Ultra HD TV
  5. Sharp 43” Smart HDTV with Roku
  6. Microsoft Surface
  7. Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker II
  8. Fitbit Charge HR Heart Rate and Activity Tracker
  9. Samsung Galaxy Tab S2
  10. Dyson V6 Absolute Bagless Cordless Vacuum
  11. Vizio 43” Smart 4K Ultra HD TV
  12. Apple Watch
  13. SONOS PLAY:1 Wireless Speaker
  14. iRobot Roomba Vacuum Cleaning Robot
  15. GoPro HERO4 Action Camera

The Best Buy study also uncovered the following holiday shopping trends:

  • Millennials rank CE No.
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05 Nov: New Fitness Devices Arrive: Which One for Me?

In a world full of breaking news around activity trackers and fitness devices, you’re probably wondering which one will get you moving, staying active and sleeping better?

Just today, Jawbone introduced two new activity trackers into their family, the Jawbone UP3 and UP MOVE. And last week, Fitbit announced three new products: Fitbit Charge, (available now in Black at Best Buy stores and at BestBuy.com) Charge HR and Surge. These devices help users have a better understanding of their activities and improve their daily activity habits.

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11 Dec: Best Gifts for Him, Her, Mom, Dad and Everyone Else

She says “You don’t need to get me anything.”

She means “Let’s see how well you know me.”

Finding gifts for her isn’t easy. Same goes for buying for him.

But Best Buy makes the gift-giving experience simple for everyone on your list.

Better yet, all of these products are available in-store and online, where you can choose the convenience of in-store pickup from your nearby Best Buy.

Oh, and take a peek at Best Buy’s Trending Gifts Twitter app and find out what the chatter is all about at this very moment.