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Apple Refurbished Products: Should You Buy Them?

Tuesday February 2, 2016 12:58 pm PST by
There's often a stigma against purchasing refurbished electronics because many companies don't have rigorous quality control programs for refurbished items, but that's not the case with Apple. Some companies may sell refurbished items with cosmetic defects and other issues, but Apple's refurbished products, available from its online refurbished store, are "as good as new" products, as Apple says. ...

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Apple Begins Selling Refurbished 13-Inch MacBook Pro Models With 10th-Generation Intel Processors

Friday August 28, 2020 11:54 am PDT by
Apple this week began selling certified refurbished 13-inch MacBook Pro models with 10th-generation Intel processors for the first time, a few weeks after refurbished 8th-generation models became available. Apple's refurbished store currently has 2.0GHz quad-core Core i5 and 2.3GHz quad-core Core i7 configurations available in Space Gray or Silver in the United States and Canada, with prices ...

Apple Begins Selling Refurbished 10.2-Inch iPad Models

Friday August 21, 2020 8:01 am PDT by
Apple this week began selling certified refurbished 10.2-inch iPad models for the first time in the United States, Canada, and select other countries. Prices are discounted by around 15 percent compared to brand new models. Apple says certified refurbished iPad models are thoroughly inspected, tested, cleaned, and repackaged in a new white box, with all accessories and documentation...

Apple Begins Selling Refurbished 2020 13-inch MacBook Pro Models

Friday August 14, 2020 4:22 am PDT by
Apple has begun selling discounted refurbished 2020 13-inch MacBook Pro models through its online store in the United States for the first time, with up to $200 savings available on some base configurations compared to brand new models. Currently, Apple's refurbished options for the latest 13-inch MacBook Pro lineup are limited to models with the 8th-generation Intel Core i5 and Core i7...

Apple Begins Selling Refurbished 2020 MacBook Air Models

Monday June 22, 2020 8:29 am PDT by
Apple has begun selling certified refurbished 2020 MacBook Air models through its online store in the United States for the first time, with prices discounted by approximately 15 percent compared to brand new models. Apple says refurbished MacBook Air models are thoroughly inspected, tested, cleaned, and repackaged with a USB-C power adapter and USB-C cable in the box. In our view, a...

Apple Begins Selling Refurbished iPhone XR Models

Thursday May 28, 2020 9:50 pm PDT by
Apple today began selling certified refurbished iPhone XR models in select colors and capacities for the first time in the United States. Refurbished iPhone XR models are priced at a roughly 16 percent discount compared to current pricing on brand-new units, knocking $100–120 off of the regular price. In addition to the 64GB and 128GB capacities matching current brand-new ‌iPhone XR‌ models, ...

Apple Watch Series 5 Now Available Refurbished

Tuesday April 21, 2020 12:12 pm PDT by
Apple today began selling certified refurbished Apple Watch Series 5 models for the first time in the United States. Refurbished models are discounted by around 15 percent compared to the equivalent brand new models. A wide selection of GPS and GPS + Cellular models are available in aluminum or stainless steel, with various bands to choose from. A refurbished 44mm Apple Watch Series 5 with...

2019 Mac Pro Now Available Through Apple's Refurbished Store With Up to $4000 in Savings

Friday April 10, 2020 6:51 am PDT by
Apple yesterday added the 2019 Mac Pro to its online store for refurbished products in the United States, offering customers the ability to save approximately 15 percent compared to equivalent brand-new models. The cheapest currently available refurbished model is a base configuration upgraded from 32 GB to 48 GB of RAM. That model retails for $6,299 new, but is available refurbished for...

Apple Adds Raft of 2018 Mac mini Models to Refurb Store

Friday April 10, 2020 4:33 am PDT by
Apple has just added multiple 2018 Mac mini models to its US online refurb store, offering customers potentially hundreds of dollars in savings on a variety of configurations. Last month, Apple updated the ‌Mac mini‌, but the only change it made was that standard configurations now come with double the storage capacity for the same price. Prior to that, Apple's 2018 ‌Mac mini‌ refresh...

Apple Updates Certified Refurbished Storefront With Price Drops on 2018 MacBook Air and iPad Pro

Wednesday March 18, 2020 8:56 am PDT by
Following the launch of brand new models of the MacBook Air and iPad Pro, Apple today refreshed its certified refurbished storefront with new markdowns on previous generation devices. To start, you can get a 2018 refurbished 13-inch ‌MacBook Air‌ (1.6GHz, 256GB) for $719.00, down from an original price of $1,199.00. Apple's 2020 ‌MacBook Air‌ has a new scissor switch keyboard and enhanced...

Apple Begins Selling Certified Refurbished 16-Inch MacBook Pro Models

Thursday February 13, 2020 9:01 am PST by
Apple has begun selling certified refurbished 16-inch MacBook Pro models through its online store in the United States for the first time since the notebook was released in November 2019. All of the refurbished configurations are discounted by 15 percent compared to the equivalent brand new models. Apple says refurbished 16-inch MacBook Pro models are thoroughly inspected, tested, cleaned,...

Apple Begins Selling Refurbished 2019 iPad Air and iPad Mini 5 Models

Saturday February 1, 2020 6:34 am PST by
Apple today began selling certified refurbished third-generation iPad Air and fifth-generation iPad mini models in the United States for the first time since the devices were released in March 2019. A wide selection of refurbished iPad Air and iPad mini 5 models are available, including configurations with Wi-Fi or LTE, 64GB or 256GB storage, and Space Gray, Gold, or Silver finishes. Prices...

Apple Begins Selling Refurbished iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max Models

Monday January 20, 2020 2:12 pm PST by
Apple today began selling certified refurbished iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max models for the first time since the devices were released in September 2018. At the time of writing, the refurbished models are available in Space Gray, Silver, or Gold with 64GB, 256GB, or 512GB of storage through Apple's online store in the United States. All of the models are unlocked, aka SIM-free. Refurbished ...

Apple Begins Selling Certified Refurbished 2018 iPad Pro Models [Updated]

Monday September 9, 2019 7:26 am PDT by
Apple has begun selling certified refurbished 2018 iPad Pro models in several European countries, including the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Poland, Austria, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Switzerland, in addition to Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, China, Japan, and Hong Kong. In most of the countries, only 11-inch models are available, but there are some...

Apple Begins Selling Refurbished 2019 iMacs

Tuesday July 9, 2019 4:12 pm PDT by
Apple today added certified refurbished 2019 iMac models to its online store for the first time in the United States and Canada. A selection of refurbished 21.5-inch iMac and 27-inch ‌iMac‌ configurations are available, with prices discounted by 15 percent compared to the equivalent brand new models. These models were originally released in March 2019. Apple says all refurbished ‌iMac‌...

2018 MacBook Air Available for $999 at Select Apple Stores While Quantities Last, $849 Refurbished

Tuesday July 9, 2019 11:37 am PDT by
Apple today updated the MacBook Air with a True Tone display. The notebook also received a $100 price drop, with prices now starting at $1,099 in the United States, or $999 for qualifying students through Apple's education store. While this news means that 2018 MacBook Air models are no longer available to purchase through Apple's online store, a retail source informed MacRumors that Apple...

Apple Expands Availability of Refurbished 2018 MacBook Air, Mac Mini to U.S. and Canada

Saturday February 9, 2019 8:49 am PST by
Apple has begun selling certified refurbished 2018 MacBook Air and Mac mini models in the United States and Canada for the first time, following availability in several European countries starting Friday. In the United States, refurbished pricing starts at $1,019 for the base model MacBook Air, down from $1,199 brand new, and $679 for the base model Mac mini, down from $799 brand new....

Apple Begins Selling Refurbished 2018 MacBook Air and Mac Mini Starting in Europe

Friday February 8, 2019 8:09 am PST by
Apple today began selling refurbished 2018 models of the MacBook Air and Mac mini for the first time, although availability is currently limited to Europe. Listings for refurbished 2018 MacBook Air models have also gone live in the United States, but the purchase button does not work yet. In the UK, the base model ‌MacBook Air‌ is priced at £1,019, which is £180 off Apple's regular price...

Apple Begins Selling Refurbished iPhone X Models Starting at $769

Monday February 4, 2019 7:55 am PST by
Apple today began selling refurbished iPhone X models for the first time since the device was released in November 2017. Stock will likely deplete quickly, so we recommend using Refurb Tracker to monitor inventory. The listing can be found under Featured Offers on the main Certified Refurbished page on Apple.com for the time being. Unlocked models in Space Gray and Silver are available...

Apple Begins Selling Certified Refurbished Sixth-Generation 9.7-Inch iPads at 15% Discount

Thursday November 29, 2018 4:40 am PST by
Apple has added sixth-generation 9.7-inch iPad models to its refurbished store in the United States for the first time since their release in March 2018. Prices are discounted by 14 to 15 percent compared to the equivalent brand new models. The following configurations are available in Space Gray, Silver, or Gold:32GB / Wi-Fi is $279 refurbished ($50 off - $329 brand new) 128GB / Wi-Fi is...

Apple Now Selling Refurbished HomePod for $299

Tuesday November 13, 2018 10:38 am PST by
Apple today added the HomePod to its online store for refurbished products in the United States, offering the smart speaker at a discount for the first time. The HomePod, normally priced at $349, is available in both white and space gray for $299, a $50 discount off of the regular price. There is no HomePod listing on the main Apple refurbished site as of yet, but it should be added in...