Pictured is the iPhone 5C.
Pictured is the iPhone 5C.
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If you are considering taking the plunge to get the new iPhone 5C, this may be the weekend to do it. Best Buy is offering the new Apple product and various Galaxy phones at half price this weekend only. Here is the company’s official statement:

From Thursday, Oct. 3 through Monday, Oct. 7, customers who purchase an iPhone 5c or select Samsung Galaxy smartphone at Best Buy or Best Buy Mobile specialty stores will receive a free $50 Best Buy gift card.

Customers can choose to apply the gift card at the time of purchase in stores, dropping the price of the iPhone 5c 16GB to $49.99 and the Samsung Galaxy S 4 16GB to $149.99. If customers take advantage of this offer online, the gift card is valid for a future purchase only.

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The offer is valid on all models of the iPhone 5c and select Samsung Galaxy smartphones including the Samsung Galaxy S 4, Samsung Galaxy Note II and Samsung Galaxy S III with a two-year contract on AT&T, Sprint or Verizon. No contract Samsung Galaxy S 4 and Samsung Galaxy S III devices are also eligible. The offer is not valid on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 or Samsung Galaxy Stratosphere II phones.

Best Buy also offers consumers one of the largest assortments of iPhone 5c and Samsung Galaxy smartphone accessories. Customers can take advantage of the Best Buy Trade-In program to get up to a $200 Best Buy gift card instantly for their used mobile phone.