Gift cards are fast becoming the new thing, especially in Nigeria. Best Buy gift cards are not an exception. Quite a number of us are aware of what Best Buy gift cards are and what they are used for. Also, a good number of us have some questions as to what benefits the Best Buy gift card offers, the restrictions and the likes. This article is to answer all of your questions.

What is Best Buy Gift Card?

Best Buy Gift Cards are pre-loaded gift cards that can only be used to purchase merchandise and services online and in stores. Not only can you buy your Best Buy gift cards online, you can also purchase an e-gift card and have it sent to anyone by e-mail.

Forms of Best Buy Gift Card

  1. Physical gift card

This is the type that can be physically held and sent to your mailbox. It can be redeemable in any U.S. or Puerto Rico Best Buy retail location.

  1. Virtual gift card

This one is also known as the e-Gift card. It is only received via e-mail and redeemable online at

What is Best Buy Gift Card used for?

Best Buy gift cards can be used to shop items on Gifting someone a Best Buy gift card gives the recipient the opportunity to start shopping on the site.

How to check Best Buy Gift Card balance

To check your Best Buy gift card balance;

  1. Go to
  2. Provide your card details

Note: Your card details entail your Best Buy gift card number, which is usually a 15 or 16-digit number and your pin.

  1. Select “check balance”

Your balance will be displayed accordingly.

How to redeem Best Buy gift card?

Now, this is way different than all the other gift cards we might be familiar with. Whether you want to redeem your physical or e-gift cards, you have to fill up your shopping cart at When asked for your payment info at checkout, you will find an option to use a Best Buy gift card, discount code or store credit. Select this option and enter the 16-digit card number and security pin.

Benefits of using Best Buy Gift card

  1. It has no expiration date.
  2. It also has no fees.

Restrictions to using Best Buy Gift Card

  1. Your Best Buy gift card cannot be redeemed for cash
  2. You cannot use your Best Buy gift card to purchase another Best Buy gift card.

How to sell Best Buy Card on Prestmit?

If you have a Best Buy gift card you want to sell, here is a detailed step-by-step procedure on how to go about it:

  1. Click here to create an account on Prestmit and proceed to log in
  2. Go to the “Gift card category” field and input the type of gift card (Best Buy in this case)
  3. Go to the “Gift card sub-category” field to further specify the type of Best Buy gift card you have
  4. Enter the amount of the card you want to sell
  5. Upload the card picture or write out the code if necessary
  6. The admin after receiving the trade details, will send you a notification email once the transaction is done.

Wait for 5-15 minutes to get paid.

How much is $100 Best Buy Gift Card?

Nothing is constant. We believe this applies to Gift Card rates as well. The rates of your Gift Cards are not constant. It changes. The price of a $100 Best Buy gift card currently might not be the same in the next hour. At the moment, $100 Best Buy gift card costs between 27,000NGN to 35,000NGN

We also have an automated gift card rate calculator so you can as well check the “current rates on Prestmit” to be sure of the exact rate anytime. The rates are updated by the minute.

How will you get your payment?

Payment will be added to your naira wallet ONCE the transaction is completed. You can now choose to withdraw from there to your bank account. Note that you must have added this on your wallet page. You are free to withdraw at any time. Withdrawals are processed instantly and automatically.

Need help?

If you’re ready to trade or you need help, please click here to contact PRESTMIT on our official WhatsApp line at 07026290389

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