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One Day Sale: $300 Discount on 2015 15" Retina MacBook Pro

Sunday September 20, 2015 11:45 pm PDT by Arnold Kim
Best Buy is offering a substantial one-day sale on Apple's current generation 15" Retina MacBook Pro. The $1,999 2.2GHz MacBook Pro has been discounted $300 to $1,699. The current generation 15" Retina MacBook Pro was released in May of 2015. It offers the following specs: - 15.4-inch Retina Display - 2.2GHz Quad-Core Intel® Core™ i7 processor - 16GB of 1600MHz DDR3L onboard memory ...

Buyer's Guide: Discounts on iPad Mini 3, Retina MacBook Pro, Apple Accessories and More

Friday September 18, 2015 11:58 am PDT by Juli Clover
Now that the iPad mini 4 is out, the iPad mini 3, which is basically an iPad mini 2 with Touch ID, has been discontinued by Apple. That means retailers have begun dropping prices on iPad mini 3 models that remain in stock, so it may be possible to get a good deal on an iPad mini 3 if you need to save a few bucks. Prices are finally dropping on the Retina MacBook, five months after it first...

Buyer's Guide: Discounts on iPad Mini 3, iPad Air 2, MacBook Air, and More

Friday September 4, 2015 12:45 pm PDT by Juli Clover
With Labor Day fast approaching, retailers are offering great discounts on a wide range of Apple products, from the iPad mini 3 and iPad Air 2 to the MacBook Air and Retina MacBook Pro. If you've been waiting for a sale to pick up a laptop or a tablet, now is the time to buy. Many products are at the lowest prices we've seen, or close to it. We've also rounded up some deals on accessories and...

Buyer's Guide: Discounts on Retina MacBook, MacBook Air, Apple Accessories, and More

Friday August 21, 2015 2:35 pm PDT by Juli Clover
It's still back to school season, so deals continue to be decent as retailers attempt to lure customers into their stores for school supplies. For the first time, Best Buy is offering discounts on the Retina MacBook, dropping the price by up to $80. Several models of the MacBook Air are also available at a discount, some at the lowest prices we've seen. Apple's Back to School promotion is...

Buyer's Guide: Discounts on MacBook Air, iPad Air 2, Apple Accessories, and More

Friday August 14, 2015 1:31 pm PDT by Juli Clover
As we head into the middle of August, there are some recent deals available as retailers try to lure customers into their stores during the back to school shopping period. Best Buy is continuing to discount its entire line of iPad Air 2 models, and there are good deals on Apple's lightweight, affordable MacBook Air. iMac and Retina MacBook Pro sales are less impressive, so it may be best to...

Buyer's Guide: Discounts on iPad Air 2, MacBook Air, Apple Accessories, and More

Friday August 7, 2015 12:25 pm PDT by Juli Clover
If you've been waiting to buy an iPad Air 2, this may be the week to do it. Best Buy has cut prices on many models by $50 to $100. Prices aren't the lowest we've seen, but they're close, especially on higher-capacity models. Best Buy is also having a sale on some of its MacBook Air models, dropping the prices by $100. With the deal, the prices are the lowest we've seen on the 11-inch MacBook...

Buyer's Guide: Discounts on Retina iMac, MacBook Air, Apple Accessories, and More

Friday July 31, 2015 1:39 pm PDT by Juli Clover
As Back to School approaches, we may see major retailers dropping the prices on Macs and tablets in an effort to draw people into stores. This week, there are no standout deals on iPads or iPhones, but there are a few Macs that are available for reasonable prices, including the 27-inch 3.3GHz Retina iMac, available for $1,799, the lowest price we've seen on that machine yet. Last week, Apple...

Buyer's Guide: Discounts on iMac, iPad Air 2, Apple Accessories, BioShock Infinite Bundle and More

Friday July 17, 2015 11:30 am PDT by Juli Clover
It's the middle of summer and we're in between holidays, so deals this week are not super impressive, unless you're looking for an older MacBook Air or Retina MacBook Pro. There are some acceptable discounts on the iPad Air 2, but not as good as we've seen in the past, and there are also a few models of the iMac available at reasonable prices. This week, we've teamed up with GameAgent to offer ...

Buyer's Guide: Discounts on iPhone, iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3, Apple Accessories, and More

Thursday July 2, 2015 1:28 pm PDT by Juli Clover
Happy almost Fourth of July! With the holiday approaching, retailers are offering celebratory holiday sales, discounting a wide range of products. Sales are available at big box stores like Best Buy and at smaller websites, so if you've been waiting to pull the trigger on an Apple product or accessory, make sure to see if it's on sale this week. There's a new feature in the Buyer's Guide,...

Buyer's Guide: Discounts on iMac, Retina MacBook Pro, Apple Accessories, and More

Friday June 26, 2015 11:21 am PDT by Juli Clover
With the Fourth of July approaching, Best Buy is offering some holiday discounts on Macs, dropping its prices on iMacs and on the 13-inch 2.7GHz/8GB/128GB Retina MacBook Pro. There are a few minor deals on iPads as usual, but if you can hold out on purchasing, you might be able to get a better deal later this month. We've rounded up some deals on Apple accessories, including several Apple...

Buyer's Guide: Deals on iPad Mini 3, MacBook Air, Apple Accessories, and More

Friday June 19, 2015 12:23 pm PDT by Juli Clover
Father's Day is this weekend and there are some decent deals on iPads, iMacs, and the MacBook Air. Best Buy's running a promo discounting some iPad mini 3 models by $100, so now is an excellent time to pick up an iPad mini 3 if you've been waiting for a sale. Best Buy's also discounting the 2015 13-inch MacBook Air by $100. We've also rounded up some deals on Apple accessories including Beats ...

Buyer's Guide: Discounts on Retina iMac, Older MacBooks, Apple Accessories, and More

Friday June 12, 2015 12:02 pm PDT by Juli Clover
We're in between Memorial Day and Father's Day, which means deals less than impressive this week. There are a few sales on iMacs and older MacBooks, so now may be a good time to buy one of those, but if you're looking for a solid deal on a new iPad or MacBook, you may want to hold out until later this month as retailers will likely be offering Father's Day discounts. That said, we've gathered...

Buyer's Guide: Discounts on MacBook Air, iMac, Apple Accessories, and More

Friday June 5, 2015 12:54 pm PDT by Juli Clover
Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference kicks off next Monday, but there's no reason to wait to make a purchase of a new iPad or Mac -- Apple isn't expected to introduce any new hardware at the event, instead focusing on software and services. Deals this week are decent, but there aren't many discounts on iPads to be had. There are a couple iMac deals worth checking out if you've been...

Buyer's Guide: Deals on iPad Mini 3, Retina iMac, Apple Accessories, and More

Friday May 29, 2015 1:09 pm PDT by Juli Clover
As we head into June, deals aren't as good as they've been in past weeks, but there are still some decent discounts to be had. Best Buy is selling several of its iPad mini 3 models at a discount of $100 this week, and it's also offering $100 off the 2015 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro with 8GB RAM and 512GB storage. The 2014 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro is being sold at low prices following last...

Buyer's Guide: Deals on MacBook Air, Retina iMac, Apple Accessories, and More

Friday May 22, 2015 3:19 pm PDT by Juli Clover
It's nearly Memorial Day, which means there's a long three-day weekend coming up and some solid deals on Apple products from vendors who are cutting prices in the hopes of drawing customers into stores over the weekend. Best Buy's offering a can't-miss deal on the 13-inch MacBook Air and the high-end 27-inch Retina iMac is available for the lowest price we've seen. The 2014 15-inch Retina...

Buyer's Guide: Deals on iPad Mini 3, Retina iMac, Apple Accessories, and More

Friday May 15, 2015 1:05 pm PDT by Juli Clover
Now that Mother's Day has come to an end and we're heading into June, deals have died down a bit. You can still get a decent discount on an iMac, older iPad, older MacBook Air, or Retina MacBook Pro, but when it comes to newer iPads and Macs, you might want to wait a week or two in case there are good Memorial Day discounts. The exception is the Retina iMac, which is available for the lowest...

Buyer's Guide: Deals on iPad Air 2, MacBook Air, Apple Accessories, and More

Friday May 8, 2015 12:37 pm PDT by Juli Clover
As we head into the second week of May, deals on Macs and Apple accessories continue to be good. It's an excellent time to buy a newer MacBook Air or Retina MacBook Pro, or pick up an older 2014 model at a cheap price. There are some limited deals on iPads this week, and we've also rounded up plenty of Mother's Day discounts on products and a list of apps that can be purchased on the cheap. ...

Buyer's Guide: Deals on MacBook Air, Retina MacBook Pro, Apps, Apple Accessories, and More

Friday May 1, 2015 12:41 pm PDT by Juli Clover
Happy May! Heading into the first of the month, deals on Macs continue to be good, while deals on iPads are less impressive. It's a good time to buy a Retina MacBook Pro or a MacBook Air (either one of the new models or the older 2014 models -- discounts on both are solid), but if you're looking for an iPad and can hold out for a few weeks, you might be able to get a better price. Along with...

Buyer's Guide: Deals on MacBook Air, Retina MacBook Pro, Apple Accessories, and More

Thursday April 23, 2015 1:19 pm PDT by Juli Clover
Tomorrow is the launch of the Apple Watch, so we're doing our deals post a day early this week. On the eve of the Apple Watch release, deals are similar to last week's -- good, but not great. If you're looking to buy an iPad Air 2, you might want to wait a week, but it's an okay time to pull the trigger on a MacBook Pro or MacBook Air, new or old. Along with the standard discounts on Macs and...

Buyer's Guide: Discounts on iMac, MacBook Air, Retina MacBook Pro, and Apple Accessories

Friday April 17, 2015 1:47 pm PDT by Juli Clover
As we head further into April, deals have begun to dry up a bit. There are still discounts on a few select iPad models, and low prices on the iMac, older MacBook Air, and older MacBook Pro models. Deals on current products like the iPad Air 2 and the iPad mini 3 are unavailable this week, so if you're looking to buy a tablet, you might want to hold off for a bit. We have several exclusive...