Today you can get Apple's 13-inch M1 MacBook Pro (512GB) for $1,349.99, down from $1,499.00 on Amazon. You'll see this price at the checkout screen after an automatic coupon worth $50 is applied.

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This sale is only available for the Silver color option on Amazon, and it's in stock and ready to ship. At a total of $150 off the original price, this is a new best-ever price on this M1 MacBook Pro.

If anyone's on the hunt for the entry level version of the M1 MacBook Pro, Amazon does have the 256GB model at its typical sale price of $1,199.99, down from $1,299.00. There's no checkout coupon for this one, and it's also only being discounted in the Silver color option.

You can find even more discounts on other MacBooks by visiting our Best Deals guide for MacBook Pro and MacBook Air. In this guide we track the steepest discounts for the newest MacBook models every week, so be sure to bookmark it and check back often if you're shopping for a new Apple notebook.

Update: This deal has now expired.

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Top Rated Comments

Freeangel1 Avatar
38 months ago
it still only has 8GB of ram
Score: 6 Votes (Like | Disagree)
mathiasdk1 Avatar
38 months ago

If you buy a new Mac today, you are wasting your money. I would simply wait. Newer will be even better.
If you need a new Mac today, you should simply buy one today. There is always a newer and better version around the corner. Don’t waste your time waiting.
Score: 5 Votes (Like | Disagree)
cakeloverpro Avatar
38 months ago
Hurry up and release the new macbook pros and imacs...
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
TheChud Avatar
38 months ago
I bought one recently as the value for my trade-in was going down a lot. That being said, I'm happy with the MPB M1/16/512. I do wish Amazon would offer more non-stock models of the Mac's they sell beyond just storage options.
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
mathiasdk1 Avatar
38 months ago

Ordinarily I would agree with that statement. However, buying a lower end M1 chipped Mac might leave one disappointed as they are lower powered and so many of the apps have not yet been adapted for optimum use on the M1 chips.
Well, according to Geekbench (''), the M1 Macbook Pro is the fastest one alive, even faster than the fastest 16-inch i9.
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Bug-Creator Avatar
38 months ago
Something better is always just right around the corner, but.....

I doubt the low end options will get a big refresh anytime soon.

The "new" MacBooks coming out later this year will be the actual "Pros" so expect somewhere close to 2000$ starting price.

My (wild) speculations:
- new chips will be based on the A15 design (the next iPhone will be released just a few months later)
- base "M2" with similar spec as the M1 and a 10-20% performance bump in the base 24" iMac and 14" MacBook(Pro?Air?Nada?)
- "M2X" as BTO on 24" iMac/ 14" MB and base 16" MBP and 32" iMac
- maybe an "M2Z" as BTO for the above
- maybe some "M2?" for spacegrey MacMini
- M1 Macs will stay on sale well into 2022
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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