Amazon October Prime Day Apple deals 2022 — time is running out!

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We're tracking Amazon's best October Prime Day Apple deals for early bird holiday shoppers. So If you're looking for the lowest price on new Apple gear, you've come to the right place. Amazon's first ever Prime Early Access Sale continues to offer holiday deals through October 12. That said, it's time to get while the getting is good. 

Amazon's 48-hour Prime Early Access Sale (opens in new tab) continues to offer the best Apple deals of the season, but the clock is winding down and you'll need to act quickly to score some of these Lightning Deals. We're seeing solid discounts on MacBook M1 and MacBook M2 notebooks. And not just at Amazon. Competing retailers like Best Buy, Target, and Walmart offer Apple deals of their own. 

Visit our Amazon Prime Early Access Sale hub for the best early Black Friday deals on electronics. Here are the best Apple deals available today. 

Today's best Apple deals

Prime Day October Apple deals

Apple M1 MacBook Air: $999 (opens in new tab)

Apple M1 MacBook Air: $999 $799 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $200 on the M1 MacBook Air. In our MacBook Air with M1 review (opens in new tab), we gave it a high rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars and the Editor's Choice award. We praised its breathtaking performance and slim, unibody design. We also loved its long battery which endured 14 hours and 41 minutes during testing. Besides Apple's latest 8-core processor, it packs a 13.3-inch (2560 x 1600) IPS Retina display, 8GB of RAM and 256GB SSD. 

Apple MacBook Air M2: $1,199 (opens in new tab)

Apple MacBook Air M2: $1,199 $1,163 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $36 on the M2 Apple MacBook Air at Amazon. It features an M2 8-core processor, 8-Core GPU, 8GB of RAM and 256GB of SSD storage. It packs a 13.6-inch (2560 x 1664) Liquid Retina display, Magic Keyboard, Touch Bar, and Touch ID. 

Apple MacBook Pro M2: $1,29 (opens in new tab)

Apple MacBook Pro M2: $1,299 $1,239 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $70 on the latest Apple M2 MacBook Pro. It packs a 13.3-inch Liquid Retina display, M2 8-core CPU, 10-Core GPU, 8GB of RAM and 256GB of SSD storage. Magic Keyboard, Touch Bar, and Touch ID are also on board. 

Apple MacBook Pro 14: $1,999 (opens in new tab)

Apple MacBook Pro 14: $1,999 $1,599 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Amazon currently takes $400 off the 512GB model MacBook Pro 14. It features a 14.2-inch mini-LED backlit display and delivers up to 14 hours of battery life. The laptop is powered by Apple's M1 Pro 8-core chip coupled with 16GB of RAM and employs a 14-core GPU for graphics. In our M1 MacBook Pro 14 (opens in new tab) review, its elegant design, excellent performance, and stellar battery life earned it a 4 out of 5 star rating. It's the Editor's Choice best laptop for power-users. If Amazon is sold out you can find the same price at Best Buy (opens in new tab).

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

Apple MacBook Pro 16: $2,499 $2,099 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $400 on the 16-inch MacBook Pro M1. 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. If Amazon is sold out you can find the same price at Best Buy (opens in new tab).

Apple iPad mini 6: $499 (opens in new tab)

Apple iPad mini 6:$499 $399 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $100 on the iPad mini. Apple's 6th gen compact tablet packs an 8.3-inch Liquid Retina display with True Tone, Apple's A15 Bionic chip, Wi-Fi 6 and 5G support. There's a 12MP wide angle back camera and a 12MP ultra-wide camera on the front. Touch ID and Apple Pay offer secure login and payment.

Apple M1 iPad Air 5: $599 (opens in new tab)

Apple M1 iPad Air 5:$599 $519 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $40 on the 5th generation iPad Air at Amazon. The 2022 iPad Air 5 packs a 10.9-inch Liquid Retina display with True Tone. Rounding out its specs are Apple's M1 chip, 8GB of RAM, 64GB of storage and stereo speakers. For image capturing and video calls it has a 12MP wide angle primary camera on the back and a 12MP FaceTime Camera. Touch ID and Apple Pay offer secure login payment. Amazon also offers the 256GB modeal for $679 (opens in new tab) ($70 off).

New Apple AirPods Pro 2: $249 (opens in new tab)

New Apple AirPods Pro 2:$249 $223 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $26 on the 2nd generation AirPods Pro. The AirPods Pro 2 features a new H2 chip for better noise-cancellation, 3D sound, and longer battery life. 

Beats Studio Buds: $149 (opens in new tab)

Beats Studio Buds: $149 $99 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Get a $50 discount on the popular Beats Studio Buds. Apple's other headphone line brings big performance and even bigger style. The earbuds offer IPX4 durablity, a number of colors to choose from, powerful active noise cancelling and great audio. Act now before the savings run out. 

Apple AirPods Max: $549 (opens in new tab)

Apple AirPods Max:$549 $479 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $70 on the AirPods Max — among the best noise-cancelling headphones around. These stylish ear cans feature Apple's powerful H1 chip, nine microphones and 40mm drivers. With spatial sound, the AirPods Max provides an audio experience like no other. 

Apple Watch Series 8 (45mm GPS) : $429 (opens in new tab)

Apple Watch Series 8 (45mm GPS) : $429 $379 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $50 on the brand new Apple Watch Series 8! The latest smartwatch from Apple packs a speedy S8 chip, alongside an Always-On Retina display with up to 1,000 nits of brightness, advanced health tracking and the newly introduced Crash Detection.

Apple Watch SE: $279 (opens in new tab)

Apple Watch SE: $279 $199 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Amazon takes $80 off the 40mm Apple Watch SE in epic Apple deal. Plus, save 20% on Beats Studio Buds with your purchase. Apple's mid-tier smartwatch houses the same CPU found in the Apple Watch 5. It supports emergency calls, fall detection and features a built-in compass and always-on altimeter. Grab it now for an all-time low price. 

Amazon Prime Membership: 30-Day free trial (opens in new tab)

Amazon Prime Membership: 30-Day free trial (opens in new tab)
Amazon Prime members typically get early access to select Prime day deals and exclusive Prime member only deals. If you're not a Prime member, be sure to sign up for an Amazon free 30-day trial in time to shop Prime Day Octoner 2022 deals. If you decide to keep Amazon Prime, you will be billed $14.99 per month or $139 for a one-year membership. 

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.