It’s Black Friday, and it’s time to fight the crowds in the stores! Or, you could play it smart, stay in your pajamas, and shop online for all of your Apple-loving gift recipients. Totally your call. To help you wade through the deals for Apple products, we’ve found a few of the deals out there. BTW, Apple is having a Black Friday sale, but the deals are likely better at other stores.
Many of the major wireless carriers are promoting “free” iPhones, all with the usual small print. But you should also check out these deals from Best Buy, Walmart, and Target.
At Best Buy you can save up to $500 with activation and in-store trade-in of your old smartphone, with the purchase and activation of a new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, or iPhone 11 Pro Max this weekend.
Walmart is offering an up to $450 Walmart eGift card with a qualified activation of an iPhone XS ($450), XS Max ($400), XR ($400), 11 ($300), 11 Pro ($300), and 11 Pro Max ($300). You can also get an additional $250 on a Walmart eGift card if you also trade in an eligible smartphone.
Target is offering a $200 gift card with any qualified activation of an iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone 11, 11 Pro, or 11 Pro Max on Verizon or AT&T.
Sprint is offering 50% off any Apple Watch, the Series 5 mode included, via monthly credits on a 24 month billing agreement with one active handset already on the account.
Walmart is offering Series 3 38mm models starting at just $129, down from $199 and Series 3 42mm models starting at $159, down from $229.
Target has the Apple Watch Series 3 starting at $169.99.
Best Buy has the Apple Watch Series 4 starting at $299.00.
On Amazon the 256GB for just $1,099.99, down from $1,299.00. That’s $300 off the original price and the new lowest price we’ve ever seen for this model.
The base model 2019 MacBook Air is listed at $899, but if you choose no-rush shipping at checkout, the price drops to $799.
13-Inch MacBook Pro
Amazon has great discounts on the latest models of 13-inch MacBook lineup
- 1.4 GHz, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD – $1,099.99, down from $1,299.00
- 1.4 GHz, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD – $1,299.99, down from $1,499.00
- 2.4 GHz, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD – $1,499.99, down from $1,799.00
- 2.4 GHz, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD – $1,699.99, down from $1,999.00
Amazon is offering the Mac mini (3.6 GHz quad core with 128GB) for $699.00, down from $799.00.
AirPods & AirPods Pro
Walmart is offering the AirPods with Charging Case is for $129, down from $159.00.
Apple’s new AirPods Pro are $234.98, down from $249.00, at Amazon, but be warned, you may not get them before Christmas.
Apple’s HomePod is available at Best Buy for $199.99, down from $299.99.
As you might expect, supplies of all of the above deals are likely limited, so they may not be available when you visit the websites. Good luck, and good bargains!