Expercom Provides First Discounts for New MacBook Air and iPad Pro

Apple reseller Expercom has launched pre-orders for the just-announced MacBook Air and iPad Pro updates, offering up to $104 off these devices, and an average of around $50 off in most cases. Because these models launched this morning, Expercom's prices are the first deals we've seen on the 2020 ‌MacBook Air‌ and ‌iPad Pro‌.

mba and ipad pro 2020Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Expercom. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running.

Expercom's shipping is around $10, depending on the item being shipped. The new MacBook Pros will be shipped within one to two weeks, while the new ‌iPad Pro‌ will be shipped in two to three weeks. If you haven't ordered from Expercom before, the retailer is a trusted Apple Premium Reseller that also sells AppleCare+ with its products, which we've included in the lists below.

MacBook Air

iPad Pro

Apple's 2020 MacBook Air includes faster processors, a new scissor switch keyboard, and overall 80 percent faster graphics performance than the previous generation. The new ‌MacBook Air‌ features a Magic Keyboard with a redesigned scissor mechanism that delivers 1mm of key travel, plus a new inverted-"T" arrangement for the arrow keys, similar to the 16-inch MacBook Pro.

On the tablet side, the new iPad Pro has a faster A12Z Bionic chip, a new Magic Keyboard accessory with a built-in trackpad, an Ultra Wide camera, a LiDAR Scanner, and more. It also features a square camera bump with a 12MP Wide camera and a 10MP Ultra Wide camera, which can zoom out two times to capture a wider field of view.

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Top Rated Comments

JPack Avatar
24 months ago

Has anyone heard of Expercom before?
Apple has. They gave Expercom the Premier Partner badge.
Score: 11 Votes (Like | Disagree)
payup Avatar
24 months ago
I bought my 16” MBP with them. Saved $350 or so on the build + 10% on sales tax. Took a couple days longer to ship than it would’ve been had I ordered through Apple, but didn’t have any issues.
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
hxlover904 Avatar
24 months ago

Has anyone heard of Expercom before?
Yes. Bought my 16" MBP from them when they first launched. They had the best deal on launch day. And had no issues with the order or delivery.


Sounds very dodgy that a Apple product is discounted, and further that it is brand new Apple products.
Honestly, you must not be paying much attention when new models launch. The 16 MBP had a bunch of retailers offering discounts on launch day. Including Adorama and B&H. It's not unusual to see deals on brand new products. They're just usually pretty small discounts
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
MauiPa Avatar
24 months ago
Just type COVID-19 at check-out
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
ruka.snow Avatar
24 months ago
Sounds very dodgy that a Apple product is discounted, and further that it is brand new Apple products.
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)
arkmannj Avatar
24 months ago

Has anyone heard of Expercom before?
I’ve bought from them for years. More so before Apple Stores popped up all over.

Of the 3rd party Apple shops I’ve used used over the years, Expercom has usually been my favorite. Like anything else I still shop around and such. Not sure if it matters but my experience is with their brick-and-mortar stores. I don’t remember if I’ve ever used their online store.
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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