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Best Buy is Giving the Kin One Away Free and Selling the Kin Two for $50

Best Buy is Giving the Kin One Away Free and Selling the Kin Two for $50

Best Buy seems to be be the place to go for smartphones as of late. Does the phone have a ridiculous mail-in rebate like the upcoming EVO 4G? Best Buy will just take it off the price. Does the phone cost about $50 too much for the intended market? Best Buy will solve that problem as well.

The Kin phones from Microsoft launched last month, with the Kin One costing $50 and the Kin Two costing $100. The phones are somewhere between feature and smartphones, aimed directly at pre-teens to those in their early twenties. The only problem was that the phones were just a bit too expensive for that market. Best Buy has answered by lowering the phones by $50 each, bringing the Kin One to free on a two-year contract, and the Kin Two to $50 with a two-year contract.

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