Update (4/25 2:45pm): We’ve found a few other deals at Best Buy on Apple’s Retina MacBook Pro. Those with access to a .edu email address can save an additional $50 on top of the prices listed below:
- 13-inch 2.7GHz/8GB/256GB (model MF840LL/A): $1,200 (Reg. $1,499)
- 13-inch 2.9GHz/8GB/512GB (model MF841LL/A): $1,500 (Reg. $1,799)
- 15-inch 2.2GHz/16GB/256GB (model MJLQ2LL/A): $1,700 (Reg. $1,999)
Best Buy offers the previous generation Apple 13-inch MacBook Air 1.6GHz/4GB/128GB (model MJVE2LL/A) for $749.99 shipped. Those with access to a .edu email address can save an additional $50, dropping the price to $699.99. For comparison, that’s good for $249.01 off the original price, down $50 from our previous mention, $10 less than Apple charges for a refurbished model and the best offer currently available.
This MacBook Air features a 13-inch display powered by Intel HD Graphics 600 and a 1.6GHz Core i5 processor. You’ll find 4GB of RAM and a 129GB internal solid-state drive on this model, as well. It also has 802.11ac wireless connectivity, two USB 3.0 ports, a Thunderbolt 2 port and 12-hours of battery life.
If 128GB of storage is not enough, you can easily add up to 256GB to your new MacBook Air with Transcend’s JetDrive Lite line of expansion cards. That’s plenty of room for extra movies, music, files and more. Its slim design sits nearly flush with the edge of your device. Prices start at $34.99 Prime shipped. Rated 4.4/5 stars by 567 Amazon customers.