Test Drive the Samsung Galaxy S 5 and Gears First at Best Buy

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March 21, 2014

Shane KitzmanStaff Writer


It’s one thing to get a sneak peek. It’s even better to get your very own test drive.

Test drive the new Galaxy S 5 and Gear devices for three straight weeks at select Best Buy stores before it’s available for purchase in April.

Starting Friday, March 21, Best Buy customers can take the Samsung Galaxy S 5 smartphone and any of the three new Gear wearable devices for a spin in select Samsung Experience Shops at Best Buy.

Best Buy’s the only place where you can try out the newest Samsung wearables – the Gear Fit, Gear 2, and Gear 2 Neo – and the Galaxy S 5 before they’re available for purchase come mid-April. Head to BestBuy.com/TheNextBigThing to find out which Best Buy stores offer the sneak peek.

Pre-sales available now — be first in line

Customers who want to be the first to own one – or all – of Samsung’s latest devices can pre-order or head into any Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile store. Anxious for the new Gears? All of the new devices (Gear Fit, Gear 2, and Gear 2 Neo) can be pre-ordered now.

Especially interested in the G S 5? Sprint and AT&T customers can pre-order it from Best Buy — and snag a $10 e-gift card in the process.

In the news of hues, the Galaxy S 5 will be available in Charcoal Black and Shimmery White, the Gear Fit will be available in black and the both the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo will be available in black, brown (and orange on BestBuy.com) so you can choose the devices that match your personal style.

To deck out your devices, Best Buy will have more than 40 Galaxy S 5 accessories at launch, as well as standard 22-mm watchbands to customize your Gear 2 or Gear 2 Neo.