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14 Jun: Amplify Your Music Festival Game With These Tips

Each year, about 32 million people attend music festivals across the U.S. And, with many iconic events happening this summer, music fans far and wide are prepping to see their favorite acts up close and personal.

While sound is the star of the show, having the right technology can help amplify the fun. So we checked in with a couple of Best Buy stores close to the action to get the lowdown on must-have tech for music fests.

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Black Friday Revealed

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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10 Jul: Coming Sunday: GoPro Hero4 Session Lands in Best Buy Stores

If you thought the GoPro Hero4 was convenient, wait until you check out the Hero4 Session, available this Sunday at all Best Buy stores and on bestbuy.com.

The Hero4 Session is the smallest GoPro yet. In fact, it’s 50 percent smaller and 40 percent lighter than the rest of the Hero4 series. It’s not only easily mountable; it’s easily wearable, and, waterproof (up to 33 feet) without any extra casing.

It’s also easy to accessorize. Best Buy will have 13 accessories for the Hero4 Session at launch, including those all-important mounts.

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26 Jun: Learn Photography from the Pros at Best Buy Camera Experience Shop Classes

If you’re looking to sharpen your photography skills, then head to a Best Buy Camera Experience Shop near you for some professional training.

Aspiring photographers can attend a free workshop, taught by a local expert, from 10 a.m. to noon this Sunday at more than 60 locations across the United States. Another session will be held on July 26.

Professional photographers will teach techniques for taking action shots, portraits, low-light photos and close-ups. Attendees will receive expert feedback and advice, and be able to try out lenses and accessories.

Solo

13 Apr: Introducing Solo, the Smart Drone. Arriving at Best Buy May 31.

Whether you’re an amateur or professional photographer, drones can be complicated and intimidating.

Not anymore.

Introducing the Solo™ by 3D Robotics, which will hit over 400 Best Buy stores on May 31, just in time for Father’s Day. It’s the first-ever drone powered by two integrated Linux computers, making capturing the perfect shot easy. The Solo retails for $999.

Solo can define its own flight, freeing users to focus on getting the shot. This intelligent drone is also the first to support full control of GoPro® cameras and deliver live-streaming HD video straight to mobile devices or through the controller’s HDMI port.

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03 Oct: Now at 500 Best Buy Stores: The Biggest GoPro Experience Ever

GoPro now gives you three more reasons to record all your extreme (even the not-so-extreme) antics in HD — highlighted by the first GoPro cameras to shoot in 4K Ultra High Definition.

Beginning Oct. 5, Best Buy is the only place to see the entire new GoPro trio in the new 12-foot display that rolls out to 500 stores, tripling the impact of GoPro’s in-store experience.

And when you’re capturing memories, remember that Best Buy’s the one-stop shopping destination for cameras, accessories and more.

Festival Gadgets Final Run

04 Mar: 10 Clutch Gadgets for Your 2014 Music Festival Survival Kit

Yes, it’s just about spring. And that means it’s time to get ready for your favorite music festival, like LollapaloozaCoachella and Bonnaroo, just to name a few.

Now you can assemble your festival survival kit for less: Best Buy dedicates this entire month to music and great deals during March Audio Fest. From the Beatbox Portable Speaker (save $100) to great buys on the iPod Touch (all models), check out the serious savings.

Wondering what to get? 

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19 Dec: Extended Holiday Hours at Best Buy Mean Procrastinators Can Still Have Access to the Year’s Hottest Tech Gifts

Best Buy StoreWith Stores Open from 7 a.m. to Midnight Beginning Friday,
Customers Can Shop in Confidence About Availability and Price Before Work,
Over Lunch and After the Kids Have Gone to Bed 

About 32 million Americans say they have not even started their Christmas shopping.  For them and the millions of others who still have items left on their shopping list, Best Buy’s in-store selection of the hottest products, low price guarantee and extended shopping hours is just what Santa ordered.

  • The products you want.
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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.