MacNN | MacBook Air sees $200 discount at Best Buy, other stores
Mac News Network View: Standard | Headlines | Categorized | Slim
Mac News Network
Mac News iPod News Reviews Forums
 

Desktop Headlines
MacBook Air sees $200 discount at Best Buy, other stores
Friday, January 25, 2013 @ 4:20pm

Retailer Best Buy launched a Winter Doorbuster Days sale on Friday. Highlighting the sale is an offer of $200 off on select MacBook Air models. Both the 11-inch and 13-inch models are included with the sale, with pricing ranging from $800 to $1300 depending on configuration and screen size. The sale price is honored both online and in stores, but currently, all models of the laptop are out of stock online.



A quick stock check performed by MacNN in Virginia found a large quantity of all models available for purchase. An associate told us that the entry-level 11-inch model at $800 was "going fast" and "unlikely to last through the close of business Friday." The sale caps a week where many retailers including Best Buy, Amazon, MacMall, and B&H started discounting the MacBook Air line, starting on the day of Apple's quarterly earnings statement. Apple generally does not allow steep discounts on hardware at its retail partners, spawning rumors of a refresh of the line sooner rather than later. The line was last updated on June 11, 2012.

Comments on this Article
Print Friendly Version
Email to a Friend
Add MacNN to Your RSS Feeds
Buy from the Apple Store


Related Stories:

Today's MacNN Stories:

  • Giveaway: come trick or treating with MacNN and Electronista all day! - 3:00 AM EST
  • Apple adds 15-inch 2014 Retina MacBook Pros to refurb store - 2:59 AM EST
  • Giveaway: Trick or Treat! Win a box full of new Mac Pro computers! - 2:37 AM EST
  • Review: Tablo DVR - 2:00 AM EST
  • Hands On: Organ Trail Director's Cut for iOS and Android - 1:23 AM EST

    Today's iPodNN Stories:
  • Android co-founder Rubin leaves Google to found hardware incubator - 10:29 PM EST
  • Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Svartholm Warg found guilty of hacking - 9:26 PM EST
  • Zuckerberg: Oculus needs to sell 100 million units to be 'meaningful' - 7:13 PM EST
  • Samsung Gear S heading to major US carriers from November 7 - 4:58 PM EST
  • Samsung stumbles in third quarter with reduced revenue, profit - 11:59 AM EST
  • No comments posted on this story yet. Please post yours.
    Your Comments
    In order to post comments, you must be a registered member of the MacNN Forums and logged in. Please login with your MacNN Forums username and password.

    MacNN Forums Login:

    MacNN Forums Password:

    Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.