Apple's iPad family spans across four different models: the 8.3-inch iPad mini, the 10.2-inch iPad, the 10.9-inch iPad Air, and the iPad Pro (11-inch and 12.9-inch models). With this collection of multiple display sizes, Apple provides each of its users with whatever they desire when it comes to using a tablet to work, read, surf the internet, and more.
Below are the best prices for each iPad configuration currently available at some of the major Apple resellers. Prices fluctuate on a consistent basis, so if you see an iPad you want, be sure to follow the links to the appropriate sites and place your order now.
In terms of upgrades, last year Apple announced 2021 iPad Pros. These refreshed tablets come with the M1 chip and have up to 50 percent faster performance and up to 40 percent faster graphics compared to the A12Z Bionic chip in the 2020 models. In this guide, we'll still be tracking deals for each 2020 and 2021 generation of iPad Pro, as now you can expect steep discounts on the previous models.
As for the latest iPad tablet, Apple just announced the upgraded 2022 iPad Air at its "Peek Performance" event in March. This new tablet features Apple's M1 chip, optional 5G connectivity, a new front camera with Center Stage, and even faster USB-C connectivity. As usual, you won't find any deep discounts for these brand new iPads right now, so if you really want to shop for a good sale, you'll still want to look at previous-generation iPad devices, which is what we focus on in the sections below.
In this guide, you'll find the best currently available prices for every model of the iPad at major Apple resellers including Adorama, Amazon, B&H Photo, Best Buy, and MacMall (which is now integrated with TigerDirect). We'll be tracking the best prices for all of Apple's tablets, particularly focusing on the 2019 and 2020 updates.
The iPad mini is the smallest iPad available to purchase, but it isn't quite the cheapest (that'll be the 10.2-inch iPad). Still, it's a solid buy if you're looking for a display size that sits between the size of an iPhone 11 Pro Max and a regular 10-inch+ sized iPad. If you don't mind reading from a non e-ink display, it makes for a good e-reader as well with Apple Books.
Amazon has the 64GB Wi-Fi iPad mini 6 for $409.99, down from $499.00. This is second-best price on this version of the iPad mini.
Apple refreshed the basic iPad in September 2021 with the A13 Bionic chip offering up to 20% faster performance, a True Tone display, an upgraded front camera, and more. This is a barebones Apple tablet that offers a bigger display than the iPad mini, but isn't as powerful as the iPad Air and iPad Pro.
Amazon has the 256GB Wi-Fi iPad for $429.00, which is one of the first notable deals of 2022.
The 2020 iPad Air has an edge-to-edge 10.9-inch display, an A14 Bionic chip, and new colors. Apple just announced an updated version of this tablet, which also sports an edge-to-edge 10.9-inch display, and we're starting to see some discounts on these newer tablets (see the section below).
For now, you can get the 2020 iPad Air (256GB Wi-Fi) for $599.99 on Amazon, down from $749.00. This is a second-best price on this previous-generation model.
As an upgrade on the previous generation, the new iPad Air has a 10.9-inch display, Touch ID power button, M1 chip, new colors, and 5G connectivity. Although they're brand new, we have begun seeing $50+ discounts on these tablets, so you can save some money on them already.
Right now, you can get the 64GB Wi-Fi iPad Air for $559.00 on Amazon, down from $599.00 in several colors with other colors priced at $569.00.
Apple also announced new 12.9-inch iPad Pro models alongside 11-inch devices last year. These have a few differences to the smaller-screen model, including a new Liquid Retina XDR display, with up to 1,000 nits of full-screen brightness and up to 1,600 nits of peak brightness.
Otherwise, the tablets are largely the same (despite display sizes). We're currently tracking the best discount we've ever seen on the 128GB Wi-Fi 12.9-inch iPad Pro, priced at $999.99 on Amazon, down from $1,099.00.
A pair of iPad Pro deals has appeared today on B&H Photo and Verizon, offering low prices for a new tablet and compatible Smart Folio accessory. On B&H Photo, you can get the 12.9-inch iPad Pro from 2018 (64GB Wi-Fi) for $799.00, down from $999.00.
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Amazon today has the 256GB Wi-Fi iPad Air (Space Gray) from 2019 for $549.99, down from an original price of $649.99. This $100 discount is a match of the previous low price seen on this model of the iPad Air, and as of now it is the best sale you'll find on the 2019 tablet among the major Apple resellers online.
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Amazon today is offering the 64GB Wi-Fi iPad mini 5 for $349.00 in all colors, down from $399.00. At $50 off, this is currently the best deal online for a new iPad mini 5, and Amazon is currently the only major Apple reseller discounting the 7.9-inch tablet this week.
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There are a few iPad deals going on this week, including sales on the 10.2-inch iPad, 2018 iPad Pro, and a few iPad-related accessories.
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To start, you can get the 32GB cellular 10.2-inch iPad for $379.99, down from...
Amazon has a new deal on the iPad mini 5 today, discounting the 64GB model with cellular support to $394.00, down from $529.00. This $135 discount represents the lowest price that we've ever tracked for this model of the iPad mini 5, and the best price online now among the major Apple resellers. The deal is only available for the Gold color.
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B&H Photo has a new series of specials on Apple devices going on today, including sales on MacBook Pro, 2018 iPad Pro, and the Mac Pro.
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Verizon recently opened up a new sale on a variety of iPad cases, with prices hitting as low as $16.00. In the sale, you'll find cases and folios for the 9.7-inch iPad, 10.5-inch iPad Air and old iPad Pro, and the 2018 12.9-inch iPad Pro.
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