Apple November 27

B&H Photo has last year’s decked out MacBook Pro (16GB/512GB SSD/2.5Ghz i7 for $1599 with free shipping and Tax only in New York. This is the high end mid-2014 model which was superseded earleir this year with small upgrades and Force Touch trackpads. Make no mistake however, this one is a beast. It has a dedicated 2GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M Graphics and comes as new with AppleCare. Update your AppleCare to 3 years at a discount at B&H as well.

As a comparison, that’s $500 under this year’s base model which has half the storage and no discrete graphics.  expand full story

With all the iPad and iPhone discounts available on Black Friday, it’s probably a good time to grab a couple extra Lightning Cables for your new devices. We always recommend using MFi Apple-Certified options so you know that it’s safe to use with any compatible Apple product. All cables are available with Prime shipping unless otherwise noted in the listing.

MFi Apple-Certified Lightning Cables at Amazon:

All of these cables offer everything that you’d look for in a third-party option. Grab a few for your home, office, backpack or car so you’re never without.

You’ll find more braided and unique options in our coolest MFi Lightning Cable roundup.

Also, be sure to take a look at our Anker iPhone 6/s/Plus accessory roundup for cases and tempered glass screen protectors from $2 shipped.

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Electronics Valley (99.3% positive from 22,000+) via eBay Daily Deals offers the Apple 11.6-inch MacBook Air (MJVM2LL/A) 1.6GHz/4GB/128GB for $729.99 shipped. This deal is $169 off the regular listing, a match of our previous mention and the lowest price we can find.


This 11.6-inch MacBook Air model features a 1.6GHz dual-core Intel i5 processor with Turbo Boost up to 2.7GHz, 4GB of RAM and 128GB of flash-based storage. It includes Intel HD 6000 Graphics, OS X Yosemite and up to nine hours of battery life.

Head over to our roundup of the best Apple Deals or B&HMacMall’s Black Friday sales for more options.
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Update (11/28 11:15am): MobilePros1 also has iPhone 6 Plus 16GB (Factory Unlocked) for $599.99 shipped (Reg. $649).

MobilePros1 (98% positive feedback from 102,000+) via eBay Daily Deals is offering a couple of deals on iPhone 6s/Plus. Free shipping is available on both models:

Apple’s latest iPhone features 3D Touch, 12MP iSight camera with 4K video, a 64-bit A9 chip and a 4.7 or 5.5-inch Retina Display.

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Apple November 26

B&H is now offering some very notable deals on a selection of Apple Watch models. While we have already seen a number of notable deals from Best Buy and Target, B&H is now matching some of those prices and adding in a $50 gift card on top. Here are some of the best options (but there are multiple colors and band styles available), all of which come with the $50 gift card and free shipping:

With your savings, grab yourself a sweet Watch stand over in Nomad’s Black Friday Sale. You’ll find Apple Watch Stands for $40 (Reg. $60) and a Lightning cable carabiner for $15 (Reg. $30)

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The iPad deals are flowing in. After Walmart got things started with a $199 Apple iPad mini 2 promotion, things have been rather quiet until today. Below, you’ll find the best options so far, we’ll continue to tweet updates throughout the day:

iPad Air/2

Update (11/27 9:15am): iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi 64GB $459.99 shipped | Blutek via eBay Daily Deals

ipad mini 3

iPad mini 2/3/4

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Best Buy has launched its Apple Watch sale, taking up to $100 off its collection of Sport and Stainless Steel models. Free shipping is available on all orders.

Pricing is as follows:

Target continues to throw in a free $100 gift card, plus offers additional savings when a REDcard is used at checkout. Apple Watch Sport starts at $349 and comes down to an effective net cost of $231.55 after all of the promotional values are applied.

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(Update 11/27 11:00am): Save 20% on a $100 iTunes Gift Card with email delivery via PayPal’s official eBay store. Today’s discount drops the $100 card down to just $80. PayPal typically sends these cards within a few hours of purchase. US only.

Best Buy is currently running a Buy One, Get One 40% off promo on iTunes Gift Cards. Cards are available from $15-$100. Simply add two eligible cards to your shopping cart and the discount will be automatically applied during checkout. Use discounted iTunes to credit to save on apps, music, movies and even your Apple Music subscription.

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Apple November 25

Apple November 24

Update: Black Friday is live

MacMall has probably one of the biggest Black Friday ‘catalogs’ with a lot of significant updates across the board – from Macs and iOS devices, peripherals and even some out-there gift ideas like drones and other unique items. Hit the 50 page gallery below for everything. The savings start at Noon PT tomorrow (3PM ET). Some sales starting early however check here for the latest. expand full story


Apple November 23

Best Buy offers the Certified Refurbished Apple AirPort Extreme Wireless Router for $99.99 with free shipping. Thats $99 below the retail price for one in new condition, $29 better than Apple’s refurbished listing (currently out of stock), and a match for the lowest we’ve ever seen. Here’s more info on Geek Squad refurbished products.

The Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station serves up 802.11ac Wi-Fi and includes USB connectivity to easily share printers and hard drives. It has beam-forming technology to pinpoint the location of your device and strengthen the signal for increased performance. This router will ensure that current generation MacBooks, iPads and iPhones will receive the fastest speeds possible.

Use your savings to buy a high-speed Cable Modem so you can stop throwing away money every month on a rental. This one from NETGEAR is down to its lowest price ever. Alternatively, the highly-rated ARRIS SURFboard SB6183 DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem is on sale for $89.99 shipped (Reg. $130). expand full story


Apple November 22

Update (11/23 7:40am): The coupon code has expired, but all iPods are still available at 20% off.

Target is taking 20% off all iPods this week, but for today only you can save an extra 10% by entering coupon code LIST at checkout. This sale yields the lowest totals we’ve seen on Apple’s latest 6th generation iPod touch. In fact, today’s pricing is even better than any Black Friday deals we’re expecting to see during the next week. Here’s the breakdown:

REDcard holders save an additional 5%.

This iPod touch features a 4-inch retina display, A8 Chip with motion coprocessor, and an 8MP iSight camera.

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Update (11/22 8:45pm):

Today only, Target offers the new Apple TV in 32GB or 64GB capacities for $150 and $200. Applying coupon code LIST drops the 32GB model down to $134.99 shipped (Reg. $149), while the 64GB goes to $179.10 shipped (Reg. $199). This is the first substantial discount since it was released last month, aside from upcoming Black Friday promotions. Of course, REDcard members can save an additional 5% on all orders. The new Apple TV features a revamped operating system, Siri voice-enabled search, and support for MFi gaming controllers. Be sure to check out our roundup of the best Apple TV accessories to complete your new setup.


Best Buy has the certified refurbished Apple TV (3rd generation) for $39.99 with free shipping. That’s $19 less than Apple charges for a refurb and the lowest price we’ve ever seen.  At just $5 more than a Chromecast, this deal is a no-brainer for Apple fans or anyone looking to smarten up their TV.

Don’t forget, Apple doesn’t include an HDMI cable with any of its media streamers. Grab one from Amazon for as low as $5.09 Prime shipped.

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Apple November 20

The absolute last place you want to shop for iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals this Black Friday is the Apple Store. Historically, Apple’s participation in the biggest shopping day of the year has been limited to offering super modest (borderline insulting) discounts or free iTunes Gift Cards. We suspect this year won’t be any different.

On the flip side, other major retailers including Best Buy, Target, and Staples are extending huge discounts to many of Apple’s flagship products. To help you plan your holiday shopping, we’ve pored over every Black Friday ad available to bring you the very best upcoming Apple deals: expand full story


Human curation matters. We trust recommendations from friends and experts more than suggestions by the best computers. That’s why millions of people come to 9to5Toys, 9to5Mac, and 9to5Google each month to discover our product recommendations!

Product reviews are great if you know the exact product you want to buy, but they rarely cover all the best products in one place. That’s why Curate With Me is here — to connect you with curated lists of great products recommended by friends and experts.

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Want a shot at winning this year’s best holiday gift? Sign up for Curate With Me at this link and contribute ideas to our Most Coveted 2015 Holiday Tech Gift listAfter one week, the person who contributed the most upvoted item in the Guide will get to pick one or more items from the list (worth up to $200), courtesy of Curate With Me! So get curating right away to maximize your votes! More details are below….

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Apple November 10

It can be inconvenient having to lug around your power adapters everywhere you go. There’s now an affordable option to have an extra power adapter for your Mac as a replacement or as a backup option for your office or when you travel.

Groupon is offering Apple MagSafe 2 Power Adapters starting at $29.99 +$4 shipping for the 45W Macbook Air. The 60W Macbook Pro version goes for $34.99 shipped and the 85W goes for $39.99 shipped. That’s far below the $79 Apple charges for the same adapters and the lowest we can find for them. This offer is for brand new adapters and they come with 1-year warranty from Apple. Groupon also offers free returns on this purchase.

You can use this handy guide to make sure these power adapters are compatible with your MacBook.  expand full story

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