According to iPad availability, it will expand to all of Best Buy’s U.S. stores on Sept. 26, amounting to 1,093 of the company’s nationwide retail locations selling Apple’s device.
Yesterday Best Buy announced the expansion, same day that the company revealed its strong quarterly earnings and they also added that those sales were buoyed by demand for devices like the iPad.
Earlier this year when iPad was launched it was available at Best Buy, though it was limited to 673 retail stores with Apple Shop locations. But now all 1,093 stores in the U.S. will carry both the Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi + 3G models on Sept. 26.
It was also rumored that Apple will make iPad available for sale at Target in the coming weeks, as recent evidence has suggested the device could see a launch in stores on Oct. 3. Earlier this year.
Walmart, the largest retailer in the U.S also indicated it hopes to sell the iPad by the end of 2010.
It was also reported that in addition to selling of iPad, Best Buy stores will also carry a range of accessories for Apple’s touchscreen tablet.