updated 09:20 am EDT, Tue September 2, 2008
Apple refurbs MacBook
Currently Apple's online store is offering refurbished Mac Book Air models in four configurations: the 1.6GHz model with 2GB of memory and 80GB hard drive is $1,499; the 1.8GHz model with 2GB of memory and 80GB hard drive is $1,699; the 1.6GHz model with 2GB of memory and 64GB solid state drive is $2,099; and the 1.8GHz model with 2GB of memory and 64GB solid state drive is $2,299. All three models have built-in AirPort Extreme wireless, Bluetooth, and iSight webcam.
Other reconditioned portable Mac models include the 13-inch MacBook in white with a 2.1GHz processor, 1GB of memory, 120GB hard drive and Combo drive for $899; the 15-inch MacBook Pro with 2.4GHz processor, 2GB of memory, 200GB hard drive and 8x Super Drive for $1,699; and the 17-inch MacBook Pro with 2.5GHz processor, 2GB of memory, 250GB hard drive and 8x Super Drive for $2,299.
Apple peripherals include the wireless Mighty Mouse for $59, the wireless keyboard for $69, AirPort express base station with AirTunes for $79, and three Cinema Displays: 20-inch for $499, 23-inch for $749, and 30-inch for $1,499.