updated 02:00 pm EDT, Fri October 3, 2008
Apple: Macs $1500 or less
Apple's online store is currently offering a range of refurbished Macs priced at $1,500 or less. Three MacBook configurations are available: for $899 is the 2.1GHz model with 1GB of RAM and 120GB hard drive; for $1,099 is the 2.4GHz model with 2GB of RAM and $160GB hard drive; and for $1,299 is the black 2.4GHz model with 2GB of RAM and 250GB hard drive. The MacBook Air with 1.6GHz processor 2GB of RAM and 80GB PATA hard drive is priced at $1,499. Four 20-inch iMac configurations are also available: starting at $949 is that 2.0GHz model with 1GB of RAM and 250GB hard drive or $999 for the 2.4GHz model; $1,049 for the 2.4GHz model with 1GB of RAM and 320GB hard drive and finally $1,299 for the 2.66GHz model with 2GB of RAM and a 320GB hard drive.
Refurbished Mac peripherals include the Apple Cinema Display in three sizes: 20-inch for $499, 23-inch for $749, and 30-inch for $1499. The refurbished Time Capsule is $249 for 500GB and $419 for 1TB. The wireless Mighty Mouse is priced at $59 and the Apple wireless keyboard is $69. Apple TV is available in two configurations, 40GB and 160GB priced at $199 and $279 respectively.