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Deals: Sound Forge Exclusive Offer, Pre-Black Friday at Best Buy, and Adorama Discounts

Wednesday November 8, 2017 11:48 am PST by
Following an exclusive deal back in September, MacRumors and Magix have again partnered to offer our readers an exclusive discount on the multimedia software maker's Sound Forge Pro Mac 3 bundle. With the discount, you can buy Sound Forge Pro Mac 3 for $229, a $328 discount on the traditional price of $557. Our earlier discount brought the price down to $249, so the new sale is a chance to get...

Best Buy Selling iPhone X on Installment Plan Only After Criticism Over $100 Premium

Tuesday October 31, 2017 11:06 am PDT by
Best Buy is no longer selling iPhone X and iPhone 8/8 Plus models outright following criticism of the $100 premium it was charging over Apple's retail prices, reports Bloomberg. When pre-orders kicked off for the iPhone X on Friday, Best Buy was selling the full-priced 64GB model for $1,099 and the 256GB model for $1,249, $100 more than Apple asks for the two devices. Similar price increases...

Best Buy Says iPhone X Costs $100 Extra at Full Price Because Flexibility Sometimes 'Has a Cost'

Friday October 27, 2017 1:14 pm PDT by
Best Buy began accepting iPhone X pre-orders alongside Apple at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time today, but several customers quickly realized that the electronics retailer is charging an extra $100 for the smartphone at full price. Apple charges $999 or $1,149 for the iPhone X with 64GB or 256GB of storage in the United States. Best Buy charges $1,099 or $1,249 online and in stores for the...

Best Buy 3-Day Sale Launches With Early Access Discounts on Latest MacBook Air and 4K TV Sets

Wednesday October 18, 2017 6:39 am PDT by
Best Buy today launched an early access sale for members of the My Best Buy program, marking the first day of a new 3-Day sale that's gearing up this week. Only one Apple product has an early access discount -- the mid-2017 refresh of the MacBook Air -- but there are a few other deals on 4K television sets and Bluetooth headphones. As the week progresses and Best Buy opens up the sale to more...

Best Buy Planning 50-Hour Sale With Discounts on iPhone, MacBook, iMac and More This Friday

Thursday August 17, 2017 6:23 am PDT by
Best Buy today announced the upcoming launch of a 50-hour sale filled with Black Friday-like deals in celebration of its 51st anniversary. The sale will kick off this Friday and will last through Sunday night. Best Buy's sale will see the company offering discounts on a wide range of Apple products, from the MacBook to the iPhone. Select MacBook, MacBook Pro, and iMac models will be up to...

Best Buy's 'Black Friday in July' Sale Includes Deals on iPad Pro, MacBook Air, and BeatsX

Thursday July 20, 2017 6:23 am PDT by
Best Buy today opened up its Black Friday in July sale for My Best Buy members only, with early access ending tonight at 11:59 p.m. CT. As usual, the sale includes a handful of Apple and Apple-related products with notable markdowns, like the 9.7-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro, iPad mini 4, MacBook Air, BeatsX, and more. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Best Buy and may earn...

Best Buy Has AirPods in Stock, Launches Fourth of July Sale

Friday June 30, 2017 6:44 am PDT by
With Apple still showing six-week shipping on AirPods, those looking to get their hands on a pair of the wireless earphones more quickly might want to check out Best Buy, which currently has them in stock with free two-day shipping. It'll take a bit longer than the stated timeframe to get them with the weekend and Fourth of July holiday in the U.S., so Best Buy is generally quoting July 5 for...

Best Buy Offering Up to $50 Gift Card With Latest iPad Pro Models

Wednesday June 7, 2017 9:52 am PDT by
Best Buy has launched a limited time promotion offering customers up to a $50 Best Buy physical gift card with their pre-order of the latest iPad Pro models, announced at WWDC 2017 this week, through its website. Specifically, Best Buy is offering a $50 gift card for the second-generation 12.9-inch iPad Pro, and a $25 gift card for the all-new 10.5-inch iPad Pro. Best Buy estimates both...

Best Buy Memorial Day Sale Savings on Apple Watch, Mac Notebooks, 9.7-Inch iPad Pro, and More

Friday May 26, 2017 7:10 am PDT by
Best Buy today launched a four-day-long Memorial Day sale that has markdowns on quite a few Apple products, including Apple Watch, iPhone 7, iPhone SE, iPad, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, and iMac. The four day sale begins today and ends on Memorial Day, this Monday, May 29. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Best Buy and may earn commissions on purchases made through these links. The ...

Best Buy Offering $25 Gift Card With Purchase of New iPad

Wednesday March 22, 2017 12:46 pm PDT by
With the purchase of one of Apple's new iPads, announced yesterday, Best Buy is offering a free $25 Best Buy gift card that can be used towards future Best Buy purchases. The $25 gift card is a small amount, but it's the best sale we've seen on the as-of-yet unreleased iPad, effectively dropping the price of the entry-level tablet to $305. In its retail stores, Best Buy is also offering a ...

Best Buy Sale Includes Up to $300 Off Select MacBook and MacBook Pro Models

Friday January 20, 2017 7:35 am PST by
Best Buy today has begun a two-day sale that includes discounts on a collection of Apple products, including the 2016 Touch Bar MacBook Pro, MacBook Pro Without Touch Bar, 12-inch MacBook, MacBook Air, iPhone 7, and iPad mini 2. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Best Buy and may earn commissions on purchases made through these links. Touch Bar MacBook Pro The retailer is...

Flash Sale: Get a $100 iTunes Gift Card for $85 and More

Thursday January 12, 2017 10:19 am PST by
Best Buy is holding a flash sale that offers U.S. customers a $100 iTunes gift card for $85, which is 15% off, until 12 p.m. Pacific Time. The gift card is a physical version delivered with free two-day shipping to most U.S. addresses. iTunes gift cards can be used to purchase apps, games, music, movies, TV shows, books, and more on the App Store, iTunes Store, the iBooks Store, and the Mac...

Best Buy's Last Minute Holiday Deals Include $125 Off iPad Pro, Up to $200 Off Macs

Tuesday December 20, 2016 12:56 pm PST by
With Christmas less than a week away, Best Buy has decided to offer some last minute holiday deals on Apple products for customers who still need to purchase a gift. Deals include discounts on the iPad Pro, the iPhone 7, and Apple's line of MacBooks. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Best Buy and may earn commissions on purchases made through these links. iPads Best Buy is...

Best Buy Discounts iPad Pro by $125, Macs by Up to $200 in Two-Day Sale

Friday December 9, 2016 5:59 am PST by
Best Buy is having a weekend holiday sale which will see it discounting a wide range of Apple products, from iPads and iPhones to various Mac models. All Best Buy iPad models are on sale. The 9.7-inch iPad Pro is available for $125 off, which drops the price on the entry-level 32GB model from $599.99 to $474.99. All 12.9-inch iPad Pro models are available at a $100 discount, dropping the...

Best Buy Unveils Black Friday Deals on iPad, MacBook Air, Apple TV, and More

Thursday November 10, 2016 5:02 am PST by
Following Target's Black Friday ad shared yesterday, today electronics retailer Best Buy posted its Black Friday deals, showcasing doorbusters and all-day sales that include a few Apple products. Sixteen sales in total are even beginning now, one on the 13-inch MacBook Air with Intel Core i5, 8GB memory, and 256 flash storage, which is $200 off its original price of $1,199.00. For every other...

iPhone 7 With Powerbeats3 Wireless Among Best Buy's List of Must-Have Holiday Gifts

Tuesday October 25, 2016 8:08 am PDT by
Best Buy has shared its annual list of "must-have" tech gadgets ahead of the holiday shopping season, with four Apple products making the cut this year. Specifically, the iPhone 7, Apple Watch Series 2, Powerbeats3 Wireless Earphones, and 9.7-inch iPad Pro were named to the list in no particular order: Google Home Bose® QuietComfort® 35 Wireless Headphones Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer Leno...

Best Buy Discounts iPad Air 2 by $75, Offers Deals on iPhone 7 and iPhone SE

Friday October 14, 2016 10:24 am PDT by
Best Buy is currently holding an Apple Shopping Event, offering significant discounts on a range of Apple products, including the iPhone 7, iPhone SE, iPad Air 2, and select Mac models. Best Buy's best deal is on the iPad Air 2, which is available at a $75 discount, dropping the price on the entry-level 32GB WiFi-only model from $400 to $325. The higher-capacity 128GB WiFi-only model is...

Best Buy Delaying Some Apple Watch Series 1 Pre-Orders to Mid-October

Friday September 16, 2016 6:00 am PDT by
After a string of emails about delayed shipments sent to pre-order customers of the Apple Watch Series 2 and iPhone 7 earlier in the week, Best Buy this morning has begun sending out notifications to a few users who pre-ordered the Apple Watch Series 1, informing them that the new shipping date is October 13, nearly a month after the devices launch today to the public. Image via blkngld on ...

Best Buy Delays Some iPhone 7 Plus Orders, Offers $100 Promo Code as Compensation

Thursday September 15, 2016 5:27 pm PDT by
Some customers who pre-ordered an iPhone 7 or an iPhone 7 Plus from Best Buy are getting some bad news less than 24 hours before the official launch date, with Best Buy sending out delay notification emails this evening. We've heard several reports from disappointed customers who are now seeing delayed shipments of their iPhone 7 Plus models that were originally scheduled to deliver on launch...

Best Buy Delays Apple Watch Series 2 Shipments, Offers $50 Promo Code as Compensation

Wednesday September 14, 2016 4:39 pm PDT by
Many customers who pre-ordered the Apple Watch Series 2 from Best Buy will not be receiving their new devices on launch day, according to emails the company sent out this evening. During pre-orders that took place on Friday, September 9, Best Buy listed a Friday, September 16 delivery date, leading customers to believe they would receive their devices on launch day. Instead, Best Buy won't be...