Best Buy: TV Sales Slow, iPad Blamed

Financial Times:

Mike Vitelli, company president, told investors on Tuesday that he believed the new tablets had “taken mind share and wallet share” among “early adopters” who would have been expected to acquire new 3D and internet-connected televisions that were launched this year.

Best Buy reported a 5% drop in comparable US store sales for TVs and notebook PCs in the third quarter. If you had to choose between a new 3D TV or an Apple iPad, which one would you choose?