In preparation for what is bound to be a competitive holiday season for consumer electronics dollars, iBiquity, the company behind HD Radio, announced a rebate program for purchases of HD Radios—around 20—from multiple vendors. This is in addition to a number of radios the company announced it would be giving away for free in a special holiday promotion.
The program started yesterday and runs through January 14, 2007, with rebates in either $25 or $50 amounts. The goal is to bring prices for consumers below around or below $200. The rebate will be offered a number of retailers, including RadioShack, Tweeter, select Circuit City stores, Amazon.com, Crutchfield. ABC Warehouse, Harvey Home Entertainment, HiFi Buys, Ken Cranes, Mickey Schorr Mobile Electronics, Showcase Home Entertainment, Sound Advice and others.
Here is a list of models on which rebates apply: