updated 11:50 am EDT, Fri August 15, 2008
Apple deals Mac Book Air
Apple certified refurbished MacBook Air models are now available at Apple's online store with various configurations to choose from. For $1,499 is the 1.6GHz model with 2GB of memory and 80GB PATA hard drive; for $200 more ($1,699) is the 1.8GHz model with the same RAM and hard drive specs as the first. MacBook Air models with 64GB solid-state hard drives and 2GB of memory are $2,099 for the 1.6GHz model and $2,299 for the 1.8GHz model. MacBook Pros start at $1,649 for the 15-inch model with 2.4GHz processor, 2GB of memory and 160GB hard drive, or $1,899 for the 17-inch model with the same specs. All MacBooks mentioned have built-in wireless, Bluetooth, iSight webcam and 8x SuperDrive.
The refurbished Mac Pro Quad is $1,999 for a 2.66GHz model with Intel Xeon processor, 1GB of memory and 250GB hard drive while the Mac Pro 8-core is available in two configurations: 2.8GHz processor, 2GB of RAM, and 320GB hard drive for $2,399 as well as a 3.2GHz processor, 2GB of RAM and 500GB hard drive for $4,099. Refurbished aluminum cased displays are $499 for the 20-inch model and $749 for the 23-inch. Apple TV with a 40GB hard drive is $199 and $279 for the 160GB model. Other items include the wireless Mighty Mouse for $59, wireless keyboard for $69 and AirPort Express base station with 802.11n and AirTunes for $79.