Minneapolis - Best Buy Mobile is offering free overnight shipping for online purchases of Google's second-generation Nexus S smartphone for T-Mobile.
The device, which Best Buy launched exclusively yesterday, operates on the latest Android 2.3 ("Gingerbread") platform, and features built-in mobile hot spot capability, 4-inch WVGA contour display, 5-megapixel digital camera, improved navigation and voice action, and popular Google features like Gmail.
The free shipping offer runs through Dec. 22.
"We couldn't think of a better way to celebrate the exclusive launch of Nexus S for our online customers than to offer free overnight shipping," said Andy Heddle, head of online and direct sales for Best Buy Mobile. "People can check out the phone for themselves in our stores and then order the phone online right there at the store if need be or from the comfort of their home or office. Our aim is to make sure as many people as possible can get Nexus S in the quickest and easiest way."
Best Buy is selling the Nexus S for $199 with a new contract or upgrade and $249 with an additional family-plan line.