Save on Apple Watch, Pencil, Smart Keyboards [Deals & Steals]


There's never been a better time to bag an Apple Watch.
Photos: Apple, PhoneSoap, Amazon

Apple Watch is by far the best smartwatch money can buy, and there’s never been a better time to get one. Series 3 models are now available at their lowest price yet thanks to even bigger discounts on Amazon.

And there are other awesome offers in today’s Deals & Steals roundup, like $10 off the newest Apple Pencil, up to $60 off official Smart Keyboards for iPad, and $50 off the Ring Video Doorbell Pro.

You will also find big discounts on Case-Mate protection and accessories for iPhone and Apple Watch, and 40% off the brilliant PhoneSoap sanitizer.

Apple Stores trial extended eligibility periods for AppleCare+


79 Apple Stores are part of the pilot.
Photo: Apple

Some Apple Stores in the U.S. and Canada are trialling extended eligibility periods for AppleCare+, according to a new report.

The trial, which started this week, allows Apple’s extended warranty plan to be purchased beyond the usual 60-day window. But devices must be inspected by the Genius Bar first.

Sell your old Apple devices now for bargain Black Friday upgrades


iPhone 8 iPad Macbook
Cult of Mac can help you get the best price.
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Retailers have already started slashing prices on some of Apple’s hottest products ahead of Black Friday. And Cult of Mac can help make your next upgrade even more affordable.

Simply sell your old iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, or Mac to us when you upgrade and you’ll receive a fat stack of cash toward its replacement.

We typically pay more than other buyback services and we make the entire process quick and simple. Get your quote today in just a couple of minutes.

Save $700+ on 5K iMac and MacBook Pro [Deals & Steals]


Some of these are Lightning Deals, so you'll need to act fast!
Photos: Apple, Amazon

Amazon is blowing out refurbished 15-inch MacBook Pro units today only. You can save up to $709 on mid-2018 models with beefy specifications. And there’s a whopping $700 off a 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display.

There’s even more to enjoy in today’s Deals & Steals roundup. You can bag a stellar USB-C hub for iPad Pro at 41% off its usual price if you act fast, and pick up a two-pack of anti-spy screen protectors for iPhone 11 Pro for under $8.

Plus, there are sweet savings to be had on Case-Mate accessories for iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods.


Earnings call
Get ready for another record breaking quarter.
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Apple’s 2020 vision: Whole lotta hardware [Cult of Mac Magazine 320]


Apple's 2020 vision: Whole lotta hardware
Next year looks like it's going to be a blockbuster.
Cover: Leander Kahney/Cult of Mac

If the rumors prove true, next year will bring a wave of new Apple hardware. We’re talking a major iPhone revamp, new Macs and Apple Watches, and even (possibly) augmented reality glasses.

Read all about the latest Apple hardware rumors and predictions in this week’s Cult of Mac Magazine. Download it free from the iOS App Store. The latest issue also explains why we’re hooked on Apple Arcade, along with reviews of several tasty bits of gear. Plus, as usual, you’ll find how-tos for iPhone, Apple Watch and other Apple products.

Bonus: Enter our Apple giveaways

Enter our latest giveaways for your shot at winning some awesome Apple gear. First, we’re giving away a great prize consisting of an iPhone 11, AirPods and a custom Belkin charging pad. And second, our Apple Watch Series 5 giveaway ends next week. Enter both giveaways now!

Turn your old iPad into quick cash for a cheap upgrade


iPad Pro
It might be worth more than you think.
Photo: Apple

It’s a great time to replace your aging iPad, with big discounts currently available on the newest iPad Pro and more. And we can help make your upgrade even cheaper.

Sell your old tablet to Cult of Mac and we’ll pay you the money you deserve. We offer real cash — and fast — and we typically cough up more than other trade-in services.