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Verizon offers new iPad Air 2 preorders for $100 off MSRP

Verizon Wireless is accepting preorders for the new iPad Air 2, cellular models, for $100 off MSRP with a 2-year service agreement:

- 16GB iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular: $529.99
- 64GB iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular: $629.99
- 128GB iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular: $729.99

Estimate shipping is currently October 31st.

Price drops on refurbished Mac minis, now available from $419

The Apple Store has dropped prices on Apple Certified Refurbished previous-generation Mac minis, with models now available starting at $419. Apple’s one-year warranty is included with each mini, and shipping is free:

- 2.5GHz Mac mini: $419 was $509
- 2.3GHz Mac mini: $589 was $679
- 2.3GHz Mac mini Server: $759 was $849

Note that these minis tend to sell out quickly, so stock may very.

Apple refurbished 2014 MacBook Airs available for up to $180 off MSRP

The Apple Store has Apple Certified Refurbished 2014 MacBook Airs available for up to $180 off the cost of new models. An Apple one-year warranty is included with each MacBook, and shipping is free. These are currently the best prices on MacBook Airs:

- 11″ 1.4GHz/128GB MacBook Air: $769 $130 off MSRP
- 11″ 1.4GHz/256GB MacBook Air: $929 $170 off MSRP

- 13″ 1.4GHz/128GB MacBook Air: $849 $150 off MSRP
- 13″ 1.4GHz/256GB MacBook Air: $1019 $180 off MSRP

Refurbished 2013 MacBook Pros available for up to $560 off original MSRP

The Apple Store has Apple Certified Refurbished 13″ and 15″ MacBook Pros available starting at $929. Apple’s one-year warranty is standard, and shipping is free:

- 13″ 2.5GHz MacBook Pros (4GB RAM/500GB HD): $929 MSRP $1099

Previous-generation, 2013, Retina models:
- 13″ 2.4GHz/128GB Retina MacBook Pro: $1019 original MSRP $1299
- 13″ 2.4GHz/256GB Retina MacBook Pro: $1189 original MSRP $1499
- 13″ 2.6GHz Retina MacBook Pro: $1439 original MSRP $1799

- 15″ 2.0GHz Retina MacBook Pro: $1529 original MSRP $1999
- 15″ 2.3GHz Retina MacBook Pro: $2039 original MSRP $2599

Apple drops prices on refurbished iPad Air and iPad mini 2

Apple has dropped prices on Apple Certified Refurbished iPad Airs and iPad mini 2s, with models now available starting at $249. Apple’s one-year warranty is included with each model, and shipping is free. Stock tends to come and go with some of these iPads, so check their site often:

- 128GB Wi-Fi iPad Air: $529 was $679
- 64GB Wi-Fi iPad Air: $439 was $589
- 32GB Wi-Fi iPad Air: $389 was $509
- 16GB Wi-Fi iPad Air: $339 was $419

- 128GB Wi-Fi + Cellular iPad Air: $629 was $789
- 64GB Wi-Fi + Cellular iPad Air: $539 was $699
- 32GB Wi-Fi + Cellular iPad Air: $489 was $619
- 16GB Wi-Fi + Cellular iPad Air: $439 was $529

- 128GB Wi-Fi iPad mini 2, Black and White: $439 was $589
- 64GB Wi-Fi iPad mini 2, Black and White: $349 was $509
- 32GB Wi-Fi iPad mini 2, Black and White: $299 was $419
- 16GB Wi-Fi iPad mini 2, Black and White: $249 was $339

- 128GB Wi-Fi+Cellular iPad mini 2, Black and White: $539 was $699
- 64GB Wi-Fi+Cellular iPad mini 2, Black and White: $449 was $619
- 32GB Wi-Fi+Cellular iPad mini 2, Black and White: $399 was $529
- 16GB Wi-Fi+Cellular iPad mini 2, Black and White: $349 was $449

Apple also offers refurbished original iPad minis for $209 or $309 for the Cellular version.

Apple updates Mac mini with faster CPUs, drops price to $499

Apple refreshed the Mac mini today with modern Intel Core processors, better graphics, and faster networking, as well as dropping prices to $499.

According to Apple, “The new Mac mini delivers new levels of graphics performance, expandability and connectivity. New integrated Intel HD Graphics 5000 and Intel Iris Graphics deliver up to 90 percent faster graphics performance than the previous generation. Mac mini now includes two Thunderbolt 2 ports, each delivering up to 20Gbps of bandwidth to each port, as well as next-generation 802.11ac Wi-Fi that is up to three times faster when connected to an 802.11ac base station. Mac mini is still the world’s most energy efficient desktop, exceeding Energy Star 6.1 requirements by seven times the standard and consuming as few as 6 watts of power at idle.

Mac mini begins shipping today. Mac mini comes in three standard models: a 1.4 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 with Turbo Boost speeds up to 2.7 GHz, 4GB of memory, Intel HD Graphics 5000 and a 500GB hard drive starting at a suggested retail price of $499; a 2.6 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor with Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.1 GHz, 8GB of memory, Intel Iris Graphics and a 1TB hard drive starting at suggested retail price of $699; and a 2.8 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor with Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.3 GHz, 8GB of memory, Intel Iris Graphics and a 1TB Fusion Drive starting at a suggested retail price of $999.”

All three models are in stock today The Apple Store with shipping available in 1-3 business days.

Apple introduces iMac Retina with 5K Display

Apple today introduced the 27″ 3.5GHz iMac with Retina Display, available for order today at The Apple Store for $2499 with free shipping ($2299 for Education customers). It’s in stock today and available to ship in 1-3 business days.

According to Apple, “iMac with Retina 5K display delivers an amazingly immersive user experience. With a resolution of 5120 x 2880, iMac with Retina 5K display has four times more pixels than the standard 27-inch iMac and 67 percent more pixels than a 4K display. Text looks as sharp as it does on a printed page, and you can see more of your high-resolution photos with pixel-for-pixel detail. In apps like Final Cut Pro® X, you can view 4K video at full size while still leaving plenty of room for your assets and editing tools.

Not only is iMac with Retina 5K display more beautiful on the outside, it is also more powerful on the inside. It comes with a 3.5 GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 processor with Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.9 GHz, and for the first time can be configured with a 4 GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 processor with Turbo Boost speeds up to 4.4 GHz. Every new iMac with Retina 5K display also comes with AMD Radeon R9 M290X graphics and can be configured with AMD Radeon R9 M295X graphics, delivering up to 3.5 teraflops of computing power, the most powerful graphics ever offered on an iMac. iMac with Retina 5K display comes standard with 8GB of memory and a 1TB Fusion Drive for the first time. The new iMac can also be configured with up to 32GB of memory, a 3TB Fusion Drive, or up to 1TB of super-fast, PCIe-based flash storage. In addition, iMac with Retina 5K display includes two Thunderbolt 2 ports that deliver up to 20Gbps each, twice the bandwidth of the previous generation.”