Buy Apple MacBook Pro at really CHEAP rate, but there is a catch

    Apple has officially dropped the prices of MacBook Pro models, but they are refurbished. Here’s the latest list.

    By: HT TECH
    | Updated on: Oct 21 2022, 19:46 IST
    In Pics: Upcoming Apple products in 2022: MacBook, iPad, iPhone 14 Plus, and more
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    Apple MacBook Pro models are now cheaper than before. (Apple)

    If you are planning to get a new Apple product, then this seems to be the best time! We say so because Apple has slashed the price of some older iPad models a few days back, and now, Apple has cut prices for its refurbished MacBook Pro models. The refurbished 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro models which are powered by M1 Pro and M1 Max chipsets. Apple is expected to roll out some updates next month. And now, Apple is offering additional savings for Apple fans.

    The refurbished M1 Pro and M1 Max Apple MacBook Pro models were having around 10 percent discount in comparison to the brand-new retail price. After the recent price cut, the prices of these MacBook Pro models have been reduced by approximately 15 percent. All of these refurbished MacBooks from Apple come with the same one-year warranty period just like a brand-new model. It also packs all the necessary accessories.

    Apple says that all refurbished gadgets of the company go through rigorous testing, repair, cleaning, and repackaging process before being listed for sale. Even the standard one-year warranty scheme can be extended via AppleCare+. Here are some examples of recent price cuts on Apple MacBook Pro models that are worth checking.

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    Apple MacBook Pro price cuts

    • The 14-inch model of Apple MacBook Pro is normally priced at $1999, was earlier available at a cost of $1799. But right now, you can find it at just $1709.
    • Apart from this, the 16-inch MacBook Pro is now available at just $2989, which is a massive price cut from its retail price of $3499. It was Earlier available at $3149.
    • You will be surprised to know that older MacBook Pro models have seen even more price drop. The 16-inch 2.6GHz Core i7 MacBook Pro model from 2019 was earlier available at $1949 with a 15 percent discount. Now, the latest price cut has dropped the price to just $1749, which is almost 25 percent from its original price of $2299.

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    First Published Date: 21 Oct, 19:16 IST
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