Week's best Apple deals: 27-inch iMac, iPad Air 2, iPhone 6

Week’s best Apple deals: 27-inch iMac, iPad Air 2, iPhone 6 and more


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We’ve got a pair of refurbished Apple gadgets, as well as an impressive bundle for the current-gen 27-inch iMac. Find these deals and more in our roundup of this week’s best Apple bargains.

Groupon Apple Event: Up to 87 percent off

Groupon continues to cut up to 87 percent off a selection of iPhones, iPads, Mac laptops and accessories during its Apple Event Sale. (The banner states up to 70 percent off, but we found larger discounts within.) Shipping adds $3.99, or you can get free shipping on orders of $34.99 or more.

A couple of best bets include the Aduro SoftTouch Cover for MacBook Air/Pro for $12.99 ($47 off), and the Michael Kors Sleeve for MacBook Air/Pro for $69.99 ($60 off).

New customers can cut an extra $10 off orders of $25 or more via coupon code “WELCOME.”

Refurb unlocked iPhone 6 64GB for $399

JemJem offers the refurbished, unlocked, 64GB iPhone 6 in gold, space gray or silver for $399 with free shipping. That’s a buck under the price we saw last month, and the best price we’ve seen for an unlocked iPhone 6 64GB. (It’s also $51 under the next-lowest price for a refurb we could find right now.) Deal ends May 8.

A 30-day JemJem warranty applies. Additionally, note that these units will have scratches, dents and/or engraving.

Refurb iPad Air 2 64GB Wi-Fi for $360

MobilePros1 via eBay offers the refurbished Apple iPad Air 2 64GB WiFi Tablet in Gold, Space Gray, or Silver, for $359.99 with free shipping. That’s $40 under the last price low we saw, the best deal now by $56, and the lowest total price we’ve seen for a refurb.

A 30-day MobilePros1 warranty applies.

iMac i5 Skylake quad-core 27-inch Retina 5K for $1,500

Best Buy offers the 27-inch Retina 5K iMac with 3.2-GHz Intel Core i5 Skylake, bundled with a Webroot Secure Anywhere three-device, six-month subscription for Android/iOS/Mac/Windows, for $1,499.99 with free shipping. That’s $150 under the last price low we saw on this all-in-one desktop and the lowest total price we could find today by $199.

Features include that 3.2-GHz quad-core Skylake processor, a 27-inch 5,120-by-2,880 LED-backlit Retina display, 8GB RAM, 1TB 7,200 rpm hard drive, AMD Radeon R9 M380 2GB graphics, 802.11ac wireless, gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth 4.0, FaceTime camera, two Thunderbolt 2 ports, HDMI, USB 3.0, SDXC memory card reader, Magic Keyboard and Mouse, and OS X 10.11 (El Capitan).

The above bundle is also available with a 1TB Fusion drive and AMD Radeon R9 M390 2GB graphics for $1,699.99 with free shipping. That’s the best deal we could find by $150.

Looking for more Apple deals at Best Buy? Check out the store’s Hottest Deals for Mom Sale for discounts on laptops, iPads, TVs, cellphones, cameras, large and small appliances, and more.

Tech is becoming an increasingly popular Mother’s Day gift, so while prices on flowers and jewelry are skyrocketing, grab some new gadgets for Mom instead.

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For the best Apple deals anytime, be sure to check DealNews’ pages for iPhone discounts, Mac discounts and iPad discounts.


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