To start the week, Apple’s previous-generation MacBook Air deals start $950, Magic Trackpad 2 in space gray sees rare price cut, and Anker Bluetooth speaker starts at $10.
Apple MacBook Air deals start from $950
Amazon currently offers Apple’s previous-generation MacBook Air starting at $950 for the 128GB model. You’ll find it selling for the same price at Best Buy as well as with added tax benefits at B&H. Today’s price drop is good for a nearly $250 discount, is $49 under our previous mention, and is right around the best price we’ve seen to date. Step up to the 256GB model at $1,100. Standout inclusions here are a 13-inch Retina display alongside a dual-core 8th generation Intel i5 processor. Plus, Touch ID makes the cut as well, which is paired with two Thunderbolt 3 ports and up to 12 hours of battery life.
Magic Trackpad 2 in space gray hits Amazon low at $105
Amazon is currently offering Apple’s Magic Trackpad 2 in space gray for $105. Typically selling for $149 direct from Apple, the next best price cut we’re seeing is $136 from B&H. Today’s offer matches our previous mention for the Amazon all-time low and is one of the first few discounts we’ve tracked. Magic Trackpad 2 delivers gesture control, Force Touch features, and more to your Mac setup. Apple’s in-house peripheral sports an edge-to-edge glass surface, which is almost 30% larger than the previous generation Magic Trackpad. It also notably charges with a Lightning port.
Grab a mini Anker Bluetooth speaker for the summer from $10
AnkerDirect via Amazon is offering its Soundcore Ace A1 Portable Bluetooth Speaker for $13. Originally $26, it goes for about $18 these days and is now at the best price we can find. Alongside a 6-hour playback time, it features a detachable strap so you can hang it just about anywhere, a built-in microphone for taking calls, and more. Along with Bluetooth connectivity, it also has a micro SD card port and a typical audio aux in. There’s also another discounted speaker from Anker on sale for $10.
HomeKit control arrives on LIFX’s Modular Tile Lighting Kit at $190
Amazon currently offers the LIFX Tile Modular HomeKit Lighting Starter Set for $190. Normally selling for $250, today’s price drop saves you $60, is $10 under our previous mention and is a new all-time low. LIFX’s Tile brings five multicolor lighting panels to your smart home setup. They can be reconfigured into various patterns and feature unique lighting designs to add a pop of ambiance to your space. Plus with HomeKit support you can call upon Siri to help set the mood. Learn more about them in our hands-on review.
This Apple HealthKit Bluetooth smart scale is just $16
Etekcity (99% positive lifetime feedback) via Amazon is offering its Digital Bluetooth Apple HealthKit Smart Scale for $16. This is down nearly $10 from its going rate of $25 and is among the best pricing we’ve tracked historically. If you’re looking for an easy way to track weight, BMI, and more on your phone, this scale is it. You’ll use Bluetooth to connect the scale and your smartphone, which will automatically store your body information in Apple Health or Google Fit.