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Best Apple deals of January 2021

Best Apple Deals
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The best Apple deals of 2021 continue this week with solid discounts on the Cupertino brand's most coveted iDevices. Retailers are offers considerable Apple deals on MacBooks, iPads and wearables like AirPods and Apple Watch

One of the best Apple deals right now is the 256GB base model MacBook Pro with M1 chip for $1,219 at Amazon. That's $80 off its normal price of $1,299, and the second lowest price we've seen for this laptop. If you need more storage, the 512GB MacBook Pro M1 is on sale for a record low price of $1,399 ($100 off). 

Currently, Apple accessories like the Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE and Apple Watch 3 are getting notable markdowns. Not to be outdone, big-box retailers like Best Buy, Walmart and Target are also offering Apple deals this right now. 

So if you plan on snagging a shiny new MacBook, AirPods, an Apple Watch, or any other Apple device, we've got your back. Here are the best Apple deals available right now at several retailers. 

Best Apple deals right now

Best Apple deals

MacBook Air, MacBook Pro

Apple MacBook Pro M1: was $1,499 now $1,399 @ Amazon
Right now, you can save $100 on the latest MacBook Pro with Apple M1 chip at Amazon. Besides an M1 8-core CPU, it packs a 13.3-inch (2560 x 1600) IPS Retina display, 8GB of RAM, an 8-core GPU, and a 512GB SSD. It scored a rare 5-star rating from us, making it one of the top laptops on the market.View Deal

Apple MacBook Air 13" 2020 (i3/8GB/256GB): was $999 now $899 @ B&H
Now $100 off, the base model MacBook Air packs a 13.3-inch (2560 x 1600) Retina display, a backlit Magic Keyboard, Touch ID, 1.1-GHz 10th Gen Intel Core i3 CPU, 8GB of RAM, Intel Iris Plus graphics and a 256GB SSD. View Deal

Apple MacBook Pro 13" 2020 (Core i5/8GB/512GB): was $1,499 now $1,240 @ Amazon
This MacBook Pro has a 13-inch (2560 x 1600) IPS Retina display, a 1.4-GHz Core i5 quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM and 512GB SSD. For a limited time, Amazon is taking $259 off this machine. This is the lowest price we've seen for this configuration. View Deal

Apple MacBook Pro 13" 2020: was $1,999 now $1,891 @ Amazon
This MacBook Pro has a 13-inch (2560 x 1600) IPS Retina display, a 2.0-GHz Core i5 quad-core CPU, 16GB of RAM and 1TB SSD. Save $108 on this powerful Apple laptop.View Deal

Apple MacBook Pro 16-inch: was $2,799 now $2,599 @ Amazon
If you want a machine with horsepower and storage, you can save $250 on this fully loaded MacBook Pro. It packs a 16-inch Retina Display, a Core i9 octa-core CPU and a 1TB SSD. View Deal

iPad, iPad Air, iPad Pro

New Apple iPad Pro 12.9" 128GB: was $999 now $949 @ Amazon
One of the best Apple deals happing right now takes $50 off Apple's biggest tablet. It packs a 12.9-inch (2732 x 2048) Liquid Retina display, an A12Z Bionic CPU, 128GB of storage, dual camera system with LIDAR scanner, and Wi-Fi 6 support. View Deal

Apple iPad 10.2-inch 2020 (32GB): was $329 now $299 @ Amazon
This fantastic Apple deal takes $30 off the latest iPad. The new iPad 8 packs a 10.2-inch Retina display and an A12 Bionic SOC for 40% faster CPU performance than the model's iPad's A10 chip.View Deal

Apple iPad Air (2020) 64GB: was $599 now $559 @ Amazon
Apple’s latest iPad Air is now $40 off at Amazon. This tablet brings pro grade specs to the mid-ranger with a 10.9-inch Liquid Retina display (with P3 wide color gamut), A14 Bionic chip with Neural Engine, a USB C port for charging and connectivity, as well as support for Apple’s best accessories.View Deal

Apple iPad Pro 12.9" 2020 (128GB): was $999 now $949 @ Amazon
The Editor's Choice iPad Pro is powerful enough to replace your laptop. This model packs a 12.9-inch (2732 x 2048) Liquid Retina display, an A12Z Bionic CPU, 128GB of storage, a new dual-camera system with LIDAR scanner, and Wi-Fi 6 support.View Deal

Apple Magic Keyboard for iPad Pro 11": was $300 now $199 @ Walmart
Now $100 off, the Apple Magic Keyboard turns your iPad Pro into a laptop. It features comfortable backlit keys, a responsive touchpad and an excellent fit-and-finish. Its floating cantilever hinge, lets you angle the iPad for a better viewing experience. View Deal

AirPods, Beats Headphones

Apple AirPods Pro: was $249 now $194 @ Amazon
Currently $49 off, the AirPods Pro are the Editor's Choice best wireless earbuds to buy. We rate them 4 out of 5 stars for their decent noise cancellation, good sound quality, and a comfortable, sweat-resistant design.View Deal

Apple AirPods w/ Wired Charging Case: was $159 now $129 @ Amazon
For a limited time, you can get the 2nd generation AirPods for $30 below retail. These wireless earbuds automatically connect to your device and include a wired charging case. Walmart has them for the same price. View Deal

Beats Powerbeats Pro (Lava Red): was $249 now $159 @ Best Buy
Now $90 off, Powerbeats Pro wireless earbuds are built with the active user in mind. They're sweat resistant and feature an ear-hook design a stable fit. What's more, physical buttons offer reliable control of music and calls. View Deal

Beats Solo3 Wireless Headphones: was $199 now $135 @ Amazon
Now $65 off, the Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones are the first headphones to feature the Apple W1 Chip. This audio processor is Apple's take on wireless Bluetooth connectivity for easy pairing with Apple devices. View Deal

Beats Solo Pro Wireless Headphones: was $299 now $159 @ Best Buy
Now $140 off, Beats Solo Pros are among the best headphones to buy. They feature active noise cancelling, an advanced acoustic system and up to 22 hours of battery life. Snag them now for a stellar price.View Deal

Apple Watch

Apple Watch 6 40mm: was $399 now $339 @ Amazon
One of the best Apple deals right now takes $60 off the Apple Watch Series 6. This smartwatch now features a brighter display, new S6 CPU, and built-in blood oxygen sensors that support Apple's new Blood Oxygen app. View Deal

Apple Watch 3 38mm: was $199 now $169 @ Amazon
Currently $30 cheaper, the Apple Watch 3 is still one of the best smartwatches to buy. Although the new Apple Watch 6 packs some impressive new features, the swim-proof Apple Watch 3 with heart rate monitor, optical heart sensor, GPS is no slouch. Additionally, it runs the latest watchOS software, making it a great option if you don't want to spend $300+ on a new wearable.  View Deal

iPhone

Apple iPhone 12: $700 off, free iPhone 12 mini @ AT&T
New and existing AT&T customers can save $700 on the new Apple  iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro Max, iPhone 12 Pro, and  iPhone 12 mini. With the discount applied, you get a FREE iPhone mini. The money back appears as credits on your monthly bill. To qualify for this deal, buy the iPhone 12 on AT&T's 30-month leasing plan, subscribe to an AT&T Unlimited plan, and trade-in an eligible device. View Deal

iPhone SE 2020: free w/ new line + Unlimited @ Verizon
One the best Apple deals on iPhones right now, gets you a free iPhone SE with Verizon. To qualify for this deal, you must open a new line and sign up for a Verizon unlimited plan. Additionally, Verizon will cut your activation fee in half if your order online, so you only pay $20.View Deal

Apple iPhone 11: Buy one, get one free @ T-Mobile
T-Mobile is running an BOGO deal that nets you a free iPhone 11. to get this deal, you must switch to T-Mobile and open two lines on the carrier's unlimited phone plans. Your $730 cash back for the second iPhone 11 will appear on your monthly bill as credits for the duration of your 24 month service agreement. View Deal

Apple iPhone 11 Pro: up to $700 off w/ trade-in @ AT&T
For a limited time, buy an iPhone 11 from AT&T and trade-in an eligible device to receive up to $700 in bill credits over the course of 30 months. To get this deal, you must port-in your current phone number over to AT&T and open a new line under AT&T's unlimited plan. View Deal

Case-Mate LuMee Halo Case for iPhone Pro 12 Pro Max: was $70 now $50 @ Amazon
You never have to worry about bad selfie lighting with the Case-Mate LuMee Halo Case. Designed for the iPhone Pro 12 Pro Max, the case has integrated signature Halo lighting with a variable dimmer. It's available in 5 different colors and there are options for the iPhone 12, mini and Max. View Deal