The MacBook Air is just $800 right now, its lowest price ever
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May brings a slew of Memorial Day deals, and while we’re still weeks away from the official holiday weekend, the sales are already here. Whether you’re looking to upgrade your home gym equipment or buy a new TV for summer showings, Memorial Day is one of the best times of year to shop for new techApple products included.
Apple doesn’t have an official Memorial Day sale, but if you know where to look, there are some great deals out there. Right now, sites like Amazon and Walmart are dropping prices on AirPods, MacBooks and more. A slew of devices are actually hitting their all-time low prices, so there’s never been a better time to buy.
The only problem? Apple products tend to sell out quickly (especially over holiday weekends when they’re on sale), so if you see what you’re looking for, you’ll want to add it to your cart right away. In fact, you have an advantage if you shop now and avoid the rush for the best Memorial Day Apple deals.
Best Memorial Day Apple Watch deals
Apple Watch SE (1st Gen) (GPS, 40mm) for $150 (47% off)
This is the lowest price ever for the Apple Watch SE. If you’ve been waiting to enter the world of fitness trackers, the SE is a great place to start. It offers all the basics, like activity tracking, heart rate monitoring, and built-in GPS to track your location. This model doesn’t include cellular connectivity, but as long as your iPhone is nearby, you’ll be able to take calls and send texts from your wrist. It’s Apple’s most affordable watch right now and there’s a lot to enjoy.
Apple Watch Series 7 (GPS + Cellular, 45mm) for $429 (43% off)
The Series 7 features most of Apple’s latest tech specs, like a blood oxygen monitor, ECG capability, heart rate monitor, sleep tracking, and, of course, activity tracking. The model with the biggest price cut has cellular connectivity, which is handy because you don’t need to keep your iPhone nearby to stay connected. This way you can enjoy long runs and walks outdoors without carrying your phone.
Apple Watch Series 8 (GPS, 45mm) for $359 (16% off)
What the Apple Watch Series 8 adds to Series 7 is improved battery life, faster charging, and an internal temperature sensor. Overall, the Series 8 is our pick for the best Apple Watch on the market.
Best Memorial Day AirPods deals
AirPods Pro (2nd Gen) for $200 (20% off)
AirPods Pro come with silicone tips to give you a customizable fit and deliver a stellar audio experience (an upgrade from 1st Gen, 2nd Gen has Apple’s H2 chip). You’ll get up to 30 hours of listening time when paired with the wireless charging case and you can take advantage of Active Noise Cancellation and Transparency mode to control how much outside noise you let in .
AirPods Max for $450 (18% off)
The AirPods Max are Apple’s take on over-ear boxes, and the memory foam ear cushions make them super comfortable to wear for long periods of time. Along with active noise cancellation and transparency mode, you can enjoy spatial sound and dynamic head tracking, which Apple describes as creating a theater-like sound experience. The battery should last up to 20 hours and the headphones also have on-ear detection so your music will pause and play when you take them on and off.
AirPods (3rd Gen) for $150 (11% off)
The most recent update to Apple’s true wireless earbuds, 3rd generation AirPods have increased battery life over older models, custom spatial audio, are sweat and water resistant for make them more workout-friendly and have a redesigned shape for a better in-ear fit. The case charges via a Lightning cable so you can use the same wire you use to charge your iPhone.
Best Memorial Day MacBook Deals
2022 MacBook Air (256GB) for $1,050 (13% off)
This 2022 MacBook is the latest upgrade to Apple’s incredibly thin, portable and light laptop. It features Apple’s M2 chip, which allows the device to have up to 18 hours of battery life and an incredibly fast and quiet processor (thanks to the elimination of the fan). To boot, it packs a Liquid Retina display which is fantastic for games, movies, and everyday use.
2020 MacBook Air for $800 (20% off)
The most affordable MacBook on the market, the 2020 MacBook Air is currently down to $799. It’s the lowest price we’ve seen for the laptop yet, and if you’re looking for a new Apple computer without spending too much, it’s your best bet. The MacBook has a Retina display for crisp, clear gaming and streaming and is one of the laptops that launched Apples M1 chip, Apple’s first self-made computer chip.
2023 14-inch MacBook Pro (512GB) for $1,750 (13% off)
Let me cut to the chase: this is rare to see discounts on the latest drops from Apple. That’s why we’re taking note of this $150 price drop. MacBook Pro features the M2 Pro chip for the smoothest user experience. The laptop has up to 18 hours of battery life, three Thunderbolt 4 ports, an SDXC card slot, an HDMI port, and a headphone jack for absolute connectivity. If you want a bigger screen size, the 2023 (!!) 16-inch MacBook Pro is also on sale.
2022 13-inch MacBook Pro for $1,100 (15% off)
You’ll get up to 20 hours of battery life, a 13.3-inch Retina display, and Apple’s M2 chip with this MacBook. 13-inch is the smallest screen you’ll find in the MacBook Pro line, so if you’re looking for the power of the Pro models, but still want an easily portable and packable size for on the go, this is a great option. This model also has a FaceTime HD camera and three microphones for a better connection between your audio and video during video calls and FaceTimes.
Best Memorial Day iPad deals
10.2-inch iPad (9th Gen) (WiFi, 64GB) for $270 (18% off)
Apple’s home button might seem like a thing of the past, but if you’re still a fan of the feature, grab this iPad as long as it’s under $300. The tablet has Apple’s home button, yes, as well as the A13 Bionic chip for high-quality graphics display, Retina display and 10-hour battery life. It’s a solid introductory iPad if you’ve been waiting to get your hands on a tablet without spending too much.
10.9-inch iPad Air (5th Gen) (WiFi, 64GB) for $500 (17% off)
The iPad Air is a great travel tablet. It’s a quarter inch thick, and it’s the easiest piece of tech I own to take on a trip or on the go. It weighs only one pound, so it adds virtually no weight to your backpack or carry-on. The iPad features the M1 chip, up to 10 hours of battery life, and three of five metallic finishes are on sale. If your iPad is going to replace your laptop while you travel and commute, you’ll want to opt for the Air which has more computing power than either the standard iPad above or the Mini below.
iPad Mini (6th Gen) (WiFi, 64GB) for $400 (20% off)
The iPad Mini offers the smallest screen size of any iPad in the line. This is another portable guitar pick that’s easy to fit in any size bag and doesn’t take up too much space. The display is a Liquid Retina display, so although it’s smaller in size compared to the other options, it’s just as high quality. It is compatible with Apple Pencil and chargers connect via the USB Type C port.
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