June 11, 2014
On Tuesday, Target began offering the first-generation iPad mini for $199 as part of the company’s Father’s Day sale. Best Buy has now matched the offer. For a limited time, Best Buy is offering the 16GB Wi-Fi only iPad mini for $100 off the normal price of $299. This is a savings of 33 percent. Meanwhile, the 16GB Wi-Fi + Cellular iPad mini is available for $299, or a savings of $130. It normally retails for $429. Both deals are available online and at select retail locations. Here are the links, courtesy of iDownloadBlog:
Like at Target, Best Buy’s promotion likely runs through Saturday, June 14 only. Apple launched the original iPad mini in 2012 starting at $329. The price was lowered one year later to $299 when the iPad mini with Retina display was introduced. See also: With No New Apple TV In Sight, Best Buy Offers A Nice Deal On The Current Device, 5 Fitness Tools You Can Use With Your iPhone Right Now, and Sales Of Apple's iPhone Could Top 39 Million Units During The Quarter.