Apple’s one-day Black Friday event is now live in the United States and Canada, and offers free Apple Store gift cards worth up to $150 ($200 CA) with the purchase of selected Apple products. The offer is available both online and in Apple retail stores. Each customer is limited to two gift cards per product category, and refurbished and educational purchases are not eligible.
Eligible products and their rebate amounts are:
- iPhone SE: $25
- iPhone 6s and 6s Plus: $50
- iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 4: $50
- iPad Pro: $100
- Apple Watch Series 1: $25
- Apple TV: $25
- Macs: $150 – Including iMac, Mac Pro, MacBook, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro (excluding late 2016 models)
The sale is also available in the United Kingdom, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, New Zealand, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland. Check your local Apple website for gift card amounts.
As usual, you can do better by checking out Black Friday deals on Apple products from other merchants. The Apple store does offer one-stop shopping for all your Apple gifting needs, and the gift cards make a nice stocking stuffer. So you got that going for you. Which is nice.