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May 2013

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Learn Windows 8 at Abt Electronics

Windows 8, the latest operating system for Windows, has some learning curve to it.  Our Connect Tech representatives are on hand this weekend to help you navigate the new system.  Visit Abt Electronics Every Saturday in June and July at 1PM.  We will be hosting a free Windows 8 seminar offering you all the information you need to navigate this new OS.  So come on by, bring your laptop or tablet, and…

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Abt Electronics Receives Top Marks!

For the fourth year in a row, Abt Electronics has been named the Top Appliance Retailer in the country.  This prestigious award considered a wide variety of aspects.  From the pricing, to the selection, to the customer service, Abt Electronics beat out aggressive competition to take the top spot. We credit this to our dedication to our customers, where “the answer is always ‘yes’, to any reasonable request.”  We have been in…

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Paint peeling? No, that’s just grease in your grill!

At Abt Electronics, we receive numerous calls about people concerned about the paint peeling on the inside of their grill.  While this is a common concern, our immediate response to such inquiries is simple, “That’s not paint.  That’s grease.”  While it actually looks like flakes of paint are falling down onto your food, it’s actually grease and smoke that has been accumulating since you have gotten your grill.  A good degreaser and…

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Lenovo Horizon; Big & Bold at Abt

The new Lenovo Horizon IdeaCentre is on display at Abt Electronics. Winning Best in Show at CES 2013, the Lenovo Horizon offers an incredible amount of technology at your fingertips. With the look and feel of a tablet, the Horizon is larger than life.  Check out our video review below!…

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Memorial Day 2013

This Memorial Day, all of us here at Abt Electronics would like to thank the men and women in our armed forces for bravely protecting our country every day and for those who gave their lives for doing so.  Abt’s retail location will be open today until 5:30 CST, but our online sale will be going until 11:59 pm tomorrow night.…

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Stay Safe During a Storm from Abt Electronics & Allstate

With the recent devastation from the tornado in Oklahoma and the bad weather surrounding the mid-west, there are a variety of ways you can protect your family and your home during nasty weather.  Abt has designed a storm gear page that will help you get what you need to keep going during inclement weather.  From power generators, to sump pumps to more, keep your home and family comfortable. Our friends at Allstate have…

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Wil-Sher Plaza Customer Wins Big At Abt Electronics

The community of Glenview and Northbrook were rocked with a devastating incident last summer.  The railway off Shermer road near the Glenview-Northbrook border, collapsed.  Since then, the community has been working to re-establish themselves back to normal.  Businesses have been finding it difficult to reach out to customers, however Abt has been working with the villiage to remedy the situation. Abt sponsored a raffle contest to help encourage customers to shop at the Wil-Sher Plaza.…

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Grilling Season Is Upon Us

We’re kicking off summer with a look into the world of BBQ grilling.   After a long, arduous winter (basically a regular winter for us Chicagoans), and a few false starts, it appears that Summer is here to stay. Or at least for the next few months. Those of us used to this annual cycle know how important it is to squeeze all the juice from the fruit of summer, or, to…

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The Newest Generation of XBOX: The XBOX One

The new XBOX One is poised to take the gaming world by storm! Microsoft has just announced the newest generation of the XBOX gaming console titled, the XBOX One. First, let’s talk about the guts of the machine. It will have the following goodies: 8 Core CPU 8 GB System Memory 500 GB HDD Blu-ray Drive (finally!) 802.11n Wireless with Wi-Fi Direct HDMI In/Out USB 3.0 The look and design of the system itself…

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Denon Exercise Freak Armband Promotion

The Denon Exercise Freak Armband Promotion is perfect for those who love to work out.  Purchase any Denon Exercise Freak Wireless Headphone set between May 19-June 16, 2013 and fill out a form to get a free armband with your purchase.  This is an excellent promotion from Denon to keep you going through even the toughest of workouts.…

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