M1 Pro MacBook Pro 16 gets massive $400 discount

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M1 Pro MacBook Pro (Image credit: Laptop Mag)

The M1 Pro MacBook Pro 16 is the best laptop for college students and power-users in general. And in a rare deal, Apple's M1-powered pro-grade notebook is now heavily discounted.

Right now, you can get the 512GB model M1 Pro MacBook Pro 16 for $2,099 (opens in new tab) at Amazon. Typically, it retails for $2,499, so that's $400 in savings. This marks a new price low for this configuration MacBook. It's also one of the best MacBook Pro deals we've tracked this year. Best Buy (opens in new tab) has it for the same price. 

Apple M1 Pro MacBook Pro 16:  was $2,499 (opens in new tab)

Apple M1 Pro MacBook Pro 16: was $2,499 now $2,099 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Now $400 off, the M1 Pro MacBook Pro 16 is at its lowest price ever. This 16-inch laptop is powered by Apple's M1 Pro 10-core chip coupled with 16GB of RAM and employs a 16-core GPU for graphics. Like the 14-inch M1 MacBook Pro, it boasts elegant design, excellent performance, and stellar battery life. Best Buy (opens in new tab) offers this same deal. 

Apple's M1 Pro MacBook Pro 16 is suitable for video editing, music production and other demanding tasks. It packs a 16-inch mini-LED backlit display, Apple's M1 Pro 10-core chip, 16GB of RAM and 512GB SSD. And for graphics handling, it employs a 16-core GPU which makes it suitable for gaming applications. 

If you're looking for a smaller screen and more storage, Amazon also offers the 1TB M1 Pro MacBook Pro 14 for $2,099 (opens in new tab) ($400 off). 

In our M1 Pro MacBook Pro review, we praise its sleek, elegant design, stunning display, and ample array of ports. We gave the M1 MacBook Pro a total rating of 4 out of 5 stars for its excellent performance and battery life. It's the Editor's Choice laptop for power-users. 

To test its performance, we launched 70 open tabs of Google Chrome and a few YouTube videos and Twitch streams. The MacBook Pro showed no signs of slowing down. Connectivity-wise, the MacBook Pro 16 sports a full HDMI port, SDXC card reader and three Thunderbolt 4 ports. It also equips you with a headphone jack and MagSafe charger. 

As with all Apple deals, this one won't likely last too long, so we recommend you act fast. 

Hilda Scott uses her combined passion for gadgets and bargain shopping to bring you the best prices on all things tech. She has a bachelor’s degree in film and media studies from Hunter College and 11 years of tech and entertainment journalism. Her work has been featured on Tom’s Guide, iTechPost, Examiner.com, Parlemag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not scouting for the best deals, Hilda’s catching up on her favorite TV shows and pro-wrestling matches.