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Deal: Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ with a free Gear 360 (2017) camera

You may have noticed some YouTubers switching to 360 cameras the great thing about them is that you get to rotate the camera around in post-production. Or maybe you want to shoot videos for VR headsets, either way capturing omnidirectional video can be cool.

Best Buy is currently running a promotion that will net you a free Samsung Gear 360 (2017) camera if you buy a Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9+. The retailer lists the camera at $170, though if you wait for a promo you can get it as low as $100. -Still, a $100 for free is nothing to sneeze at.

Deal: Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ with a free Gear 360 (2017) camera

The Galaxy S9 is $670 unlocked (64 GB) while the S9+ is $790. If you sign up with Verizon, AT&T or Sprint, youre looking at $20.50 and $25.50 a month respectively for a 24-month contract (Sprint offers lower prices for new accounts).

You can check out the S9 deal here and the S9+ deal here.

A bit more about the Gear 360 (2017) camera it records 4K at 30 fps video to a microSD card. It has two 8.4 MP sensors with wide-angle lenses that combine to capture the full 360. The camera is dust and splash proof (IP53).