GameStop Begins Stocking Tablets At Over 1600 Stores Nationwide

GameStop has already sold Android tablets in-store for some time now, but the initiative was more of a soft-launch with only 200 participating locations. That just changed as GameStop announces they have expanded the Tablet offers to “more than 1,600″ locations around the country. All tablets purchased from GameStop will come with pre-installed titles of the retailer’s choosing, though you’ll have a choice of Samsung, Acer, ASUS and Toshiba.

We’re still waiting to see when GameStop will launch a trade-in program for Tablets, but until then you can hit the link below to find a GameStop location near you.

GameStop via Engadget


Press Release:

More Than 1,600 GameStop Stores Now Carry Android Tablets
Experience a new way to game this holiday weekend

GRAPEVINE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 25, 2012– GameStop (NYSE: GME), the world’s largest multichannel retailer of video games, now carries a selection of Android™ tablets in more than 1,600 U.S. stores, just in time for the holiday weekend. With models like the Acer Iconia Tab A200 (only $299.99 through June 2), ASUS TF300T ($399.99) and Toshiba Excite 10 ($449.99), consumers are sure to find a tablet that’s ideal for gaming and more. To find a store near you, visit

Android tablets purchased at GameStop come loaded with valuable extras including a hand-picked selection of free games, like Sonic CD and Riptide, the Kongregate Arcade gaming app and a free issue of Game Informer Digital. As with all products sold by GameStop, these items can be purchased with trades of games, consoles and even an old iPod®, iPhone® or iPad®. Customers wishing to purchase online can take advantage of free shipping on select tablets. Visit and search “tablets” for complete details.

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