updated 07:25 pm EDT, Fri October 5, 2007
Refurb top-end Macs
Apple is offering refurbished versions of its professional Mac desktops and notebooks, with prices starting from $1,699. The company's reconditioned MacBook Pro is available in 15-inch and 17-inch models, both of which include a built-in iSight camera. Currently available 15-inch MacBook Pros come with 2.2GHz ($1,699), 2.33GHz ($1,899), and 2.4GHz ($2,199) Intel Core 2 Duo processors as well as 2GB of memory. Three separate Mac Pro desktop towers are also available: The refurbished Mac Pro Quad 2.66GHz Intel Xeon with 1GB of memory, a 250GB hard drive, and an NVIDIA GeForce 7300 GT graphics card (256MB) for $2,199; Mac Pro Quad 3.0GHz Intel Xeon with 2GB of memory, a 250GB hard drive, and an ATI Radeon X1900 XT graphics card (512MB) for $3,299; and a custom-built Mac Pro Quad 3.0GHz Intel Xeon system similar to the prior model boasting an extra 16x SuperDrive for $3,349.