Tag Archives: Best Buy

Best Buy announces closing down sale

Best Buy has confirmed that it’s shutting down its UK operation in an open letter. The US retailer, which opened up stores over this side of the pond two years ago,.. more
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Amazon Kindle now available from Carphone Warehouse

The Kindle just became more widespread in terms of availability, with the Carphone Warehouse (and Best Buy) now stocking Amazon’s popular e-reader. Prices for the Kindle are the same as on.. more
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HTC Incredible S ships tomorrow

The Carphone Warehouse has said that it will be shipping the first batch of the HTC Incredible S out tomorrow. According to an article on V3.co.uk, the phone will then be.. more
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Motorola Xoom to be sold by Carphone Warehouse and Currys

We recently reported that the Motorola Xoom tablet is coming to the UK in the second quarter of this year (May, we reckon). Although it seems that when the gadget finally arrives, the 10 inch slate won’t be offered through networks, but UK high street.. more
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HTC Incredible S will be Carphone Warehouse exclusive

The HTC Incredible S, which was unveiled at MWC yesterday, will be a Carphone Warehouse (and Best Buy) exclusive initially in the UK. So Know Your Mobile reports, quoting Graham Stapleton, CCO for Best Buy Europe, as saying: “I’m delighted that The Carphone Warehouse and.. more
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Monday NewsBytes: Samsung Galaxy Tab wi-fi edition; Windows 8 out end 2012; ICO to re-evaluate Google wi-fi affair

Strong rumours abound that Samsung is planning a silver wi-fi only version of its Galaxy Tab slate, after spy shots of the device were reportedly uncovered in a Best Buy catalogue. Given that the Galaxy Tab is currently pitched at the same price point as.. more
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Samsung Galaxy Tab coming in cheaper wi-fi flavour?

The rumour mill has been spinning regarding Samsung today, with a number of reports emerging that the company is set to produce an alternative cheaper version of its slate. T3 reports that spy shots have been uncovered of a Best Buy catalogue which reveals the.. more
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iPad eating into laptop sales?

Speaking to the Wall Street Journal, Brian Dunn, the chief executive of Best Buy, said that sales of laptops have halved since Apple launched the iPad on 3 April, according to an internal estimate. The retailer said that people are willing to fork out $499.. more
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Best Buy opens in style

The opening of a new store is always a big thing and can be risk, but when it is Best Buy and this is the first store to open in the UK, there are not likely to be any mistakes on the marketing side with.. more
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Best Buy has deal with Virgin Media

As Best Buy finally begins its planned launch in the UK, details are being released of what the UK consumer can expect to find on the shelves of the Best Buy stores. The first stores will be opening in Thurrock in Essex, Hedge End in.. more
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