Week’s best Apple deals: Great prices on iPads and refurbs


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Sober up from your iPhone X buzz with these great deals on iPad and Apple Watch. And if you want to save even more, especially on older or refurbished gear, there’s a big Apple sale you really ought to know about.

iPad Pro 12.9-inch 128GB Wi-Fi for $600

If you want to replace and/or augment your laptop (or desktop) with a more portable option, the iPad Pro is the way to go. And right now you can get the 2015 12.9-inch iPad Pro 128GB Wi-Fi tablet for just $600. That’s the best price we have seen and the best deal now for a new unit by $121.

iPad 9.7-inch 128GB Wi-Fi for $350

If you have a Costco membership, you can get the current-generation 9.7-inch iPad 128GB Wi-Fi tablet in space gray or gold for $350. That’s the lowest price we’ve seen and about $50 less than what you’d pay somewhere else. This deal ends November 16.

Apple Watch Series 2 42mm stainless steel for $429

Last week, we told you told that it’s a great time to get a deal on the recently discontinued Apple Watch Series 2. But this week is an even better time, as Best Buy lowered its price on the Apple Watch Series 2 42mm stainless steel model by another $30. This is the best deal you can find on this item by $121. Hurry, though — the deal ends November 11!

TechRabbit Apple Sale

None of the above interest you? Head over to TechRabbit, which is discounting a selection of new and refurbished iPads, iPhones, MacBooks and iMacs by as much as 88 percent. This sitewide sale ends November 12. Bonus: All refurbs are backed by a TechRabbit warranty!


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