The latest MacBook Air is on sale for $900, MacBook Pro sees 1-day discount, and a notable Western Digital storage promotion at B&H highlight today’s best deals. Hit the jump for more in this 9to5Toys Lunch Break episode.
Latest MacBook Air hits new all-time low price
Best Buy is currently offering the latest MacBook Air with 128GB of storage for $900. That’s nearly $200 off, $100 better than our previous mention, and the best offer we’ve tracked all-time. Amazon is currently charging $100 more.
Apple’s latest MacBook Air sports a 13-inch Retina display, two Thunderbolt 3 ports, and a dual-core 8th-generation Intel Core i5 processor. With up to 12-hours of battery life, this is a solid option for students looking to enter the Mac ecosystem without breaking the bank. Make the most of your new MacBook by adding a USB-C hub to the mix. This model from Anker offers multiple USB 3.0 ports, HDMI support, and even Ethernet.
MacBook Pro 1-day sale starts at $1,230 via Woot
Today only, Woot offers Apple’s 2018 13-inch MacBook Pro 256GB in certified refurbished condition for $1,230. This model typically sells for $1,489 as a refurb direct from Apple. Woot’s offer today is a match of our previous mention. You can jump up to the 512GB model for $1,430. Need a 15-inch model? Those deals start at $1,780 in today’s sale. Apple’s 2018 MacBook Pro sports a Retina display, Touch ID, four Thunderbolt 3 ports and a Force Touch Trackpad. Perfect for consuming or creating content on-the-go. Includes a one-year warranty.
Upgrade with fresh Western Digital storage from $45
Today only, B&H is offering the Western Digital 1TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive for $45. As a comparison, most retailers like Amazon are currently charging $70 with today’s deal beating the all-time low there by $5. Whether expanding your gaming console storage or setting up an extra Time Machine backup, this sleek hard drive is a great buy at $45. Grab the 2TB model for $60 in today’s sale. It offers support for both Mac and PCs, plus 256-bit encryption, and more. Ships with a three-year warranty. Check out the rest of today’s best Western Digital storage deals right here.
Enjoy CarPlay with Sony’s 7-inch Receiver at $330
Best Buy’s official eBay storefront offers the Sony XAV-AX3000 7-inch CarPlay + Android Auto Receiver for $330. Typically selling for $400, that’s good for a $70 discount and brings the price down to the best we’ve seen. Featuring a 7-inch screen, Sony’s CarPlay and Android Auto receiver is a must-have upgrade to your ride. It makes it easier to keep an eye on navigation, directions and more while commuting. Plus, CarPlay is getting a notable update with iOS 13, which is poised to make the experience even more enjoyable.
Score a $30 discount on ecobee4 HomeKit Thermostat
Good Guys Electronics via Rakuten is offering the ecobee4 Smart Thermostat with Sensor for $169. That’s $30 off the typical rate and is a match for our last mention. If you’ve been looking for a HomeKit-enabled thermostat, here at 9to5 we think ecobee offerings are the best option out there. This model offers a sleek look and comes with a Power Extender Kit that will save your bacon if you don’t have a C wire.
9to5Mac Deal of the Month
This month we’ve teamed up with HomeIQ to celebrate the launch of its new OnlyBrush iOS-controlled smart toothbrush and travel kit. For a limited time, you can preorder the new product 60% off with a special $60 early bird price. Get the HomeIQ OnlyBrush smart toothbrush & travel kit for $60 (Reg. $149).