New York - With Christmas little more than two weeks away, big box chains are letting loose another round of CE sales promotions.
has resumed its popular free smart phone offer on multiple models and carriers through December, including a free iPhone 3GS available today only with a two-year subscription.
The retailer is also holding a two-day sale starting today on select TVs, LG Blu-ray Disc players, PlayStation hardware, laptops and other items, and is offering weekly specials and "Deals of the Day" through the holiday season.
is similarly offering discounts on gaming devices, HDTV bundles, Blu-ray players and PCs this weekend. Saturday deals include a $278 15.6-inch Toshiba Satellite laptop with 2GB RAM, a 250GB hard drive and an AMD Sempron processor, while Sunday bundles include a 46-inch Sony LED-TV and PS3 console for $998 ($798 with a 40-inch model), and a $75 Walmart gift card with the purchase of an Xbox 360 console for $299.
, a 46-inch Sharp 1080p, 120Hz LED will retail for $900 Dec. 12-18, and a 42-inch Zenith 720p plasma TV will sell for $430 and Nikon's L22Coolpix 12MP digital camera will be marked down to $90, both on Dec. 17-18.
Sears is also offering an additional 5 percent bonus on all CE trade-ins through
through Dec. 31.
Sears and Best Buy also continue to offer free shipping on many CE items purchased online, while Walmart.com continues to provide free freight for all CE orders.