Best Apple MacBook deals for 2020: The MacBook Air is on sale for $900


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Between Black Friday and a finish of 2019 we saw visit discounts on a newest MacBook Air and a newest MacBook Pro — both expelled final summer. Since then, deals have been wanting — and customarily usually $100 or so off what you’d compensate during a Apple Store. 

At a moment, however, Amazon and Best Buy are both charity $200 off a entry-level MacBook Air. That creates this an ideal impulse to buy a good laptop with Apple’s pleasing Retina display, USB Type-C ports and Touch ID.

The step-up model, with 256GB of storage, is also on sale for $1,100 — that’s $200 reduce than a list price. 

There are good deals accessible for a MacBook Pro too. Walmart is now charity $120 off a entry-level 13-inch model, now starting during $1,180. And Amazon has trimmed $100 off a cost of a 256GB model. 

BH Photo has an intriguing understanding on an comparison MacBook Pro: $500 off a 13-inch indication from 2017. Yes, it has an comparison dual-core 2.3GHz Intel Core i5 processor — not a quad-core chronicle Apple offers with a many new chronicle — though also 16GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD, for $1,399. A likewise versed 2019 MacBook Pro would cost we $1,900. 

Finally, if you’re in a marketplace for a new 16-inch MacBook Pro, Amazon is charity a $210 bonus on the entry-level configuration. It now starts during $2,190 — that matches a Black Friday low.

One note of caution: Amazon and others continue to offer what looks like a constrained understanding on a prior MacBook Air indication for $750. But it’s indeed a previous, previous indication — from 2017. Don’t buy it. Spend $150 some-more on a many new one from July. 

MacBook discounts, compared


List price

Best cost (current)

Best cost (all-time)

MacBook Air 2019 (128GB SSD)




MacBook Air 2019 (256GB SSD)




13-inch MacBook Pro 2019 (128GB SSD)




16-inch MacBook Pro 2019 (128GB SSD)




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Amazon and Best Buy are charity $200 off a 2019 MacBook Air. Note that this is a newest indication with a Retina True Tone arrangement that Apple expelled in July.

Read a 2019 MacBook Air preview.

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Amazon is also charity $200 off a 256GB chronicle of a 2019 MacBook Air.

Read a 13-inch MacBook Air preview.

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Walmart has embellished $120 off a cost of a 128GB chronicle of a 13-inch MacBook Pro expelled in 2019.

Read a 2019 13-inch MacBook Pro preview.

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A greatest-hits gathering of MacBook features, a new 16-inch MacBook Pro facilities a bigger screen, with a aloft resolution; upgrades to processor, GPU, RAM and storage options; and a much-improved keyboard. Amazon is now charity a largest bonus we’ve seen to date.

Read a 16-inch MacBook Pro review.

Originally published final year. Regularly updated to simulate new sale prices.

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