By Avery Robbins, UniversityHerald Reporter
MacBook Pro and MacBook Air models receive huge price cuts. Plus check out the latest refurbished addition in the official store. Here’s the deal!
MacBook Pro and MacBook Air deals
The 13-inch MacBook Air model gets a price cut at B&H Photo. It is now $200 cheaper than the original price. For the Pro model without Touch Bar (512 GB), the authorized store offers it for $150 less. In addition to that, the extra storage for 13-inch MacBook Air is now $999, with free shipping outside New York, according to Apple Insider
Refurbished MacBook Pro in Apple official store
MacBook Pro is a high-end laptop that not everyone can afford but the refurbished options are decently priced and the latest addition to the store is the MacBook Pro 2016 without Touch Bar variant. Is it worth the money?
A refurbished product in Apple store is a second-hand device that’s experienced defects that customers decided to return it. It could be the pixels faulty or SSD error in a MacBook Pro. It can also be a recycled product that an ex-owner gave to join Apple’s program.
That being the case, it doesn’t mean that a refurbished MacBook Pro is unwanted. When a customer returns the laptop to Apple, the company repairs accordingly and replaces what’s necessary. This means that the Macs are in good condition to be sold again.
There are third party sellers that could offer refurbished MacBook Pro at a steep price but no one can guarantee the hardware condition. Apple has its own certified refurbished store that sells wide range of iDevices from iPad to iMac.
They could be returned models as users want to upgrade their device but regardless the reason, the ones coming out from Apple Refurbished stores are checked and tested, MacRumors reported.
In term of pricing, MacBook Pro refurbished is being offered up to 20 percent cheaper than the actual price. Thus, it is worth to purchase from the official store.
Currently, the refurbished MacBook Pro without Touch Bar is being sold in Apple official store and it could be a better value for budget concern professionals.