iPads return to Black Friday pricing
We’re just 10 days away from Christmas and Amazon is now delivering your last-chance iPad deals for the holiday season. You can currently save on iPad Pro, 10.2-inch iPad, and iPad Air, all of which are marked down to Black Friday-level pricing. So if you missed out on the Thanksgiving week deals, this is certainly a good time to dive in. Free shipping is available for all. Amazon is currently taking $199 off various 11- and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models. Some discounts are reflected at checkout, so be sure to keep an eye out there. Both Wi-Fi and cellular configurations are available, marking a return to this holiday season’s best prices.
Apple Watch deals from $180
Today only, Woot offers refurbished Apple Watch Series 4 models 44mm from $300. Both GPS and Cellular models are available. As a comparison, these originally sold for at least $429 and we saw them go as low as $329 over the holidays in new condition. You can also grab Series 3 models on sale from $180.
Make sure to put your savings to work and grab a few extra Apple Watch bands as there are plenty of options out there to choose from. Our roundup of the best third-party options has a wide range of styles for just the right look. Give this leather band a try if you’re stuck on which option to choose from.
Apple Pencil 2 drops to a new all-time low
Best Buy offers the second-generation Apple Pencil for $105. As a comparison, that’s down from the usual $129 price tag and a new all-time low price. The second-generation Apple Pencil improves on the original model with wireless charging, magnetic attachment, and a refreshed design for longer drawing sessions. it’s compatible with Apple’s latest iPad Pro, only.
Score iPhone X from $349 on Simple Mobile
Simple Mobile is offering Apple’s iPhone X 64GB in open-box condition for $349. Down from its $999 original going rate, Best Buy currently charges around $600 in new condition and this is one of the best prices that we’ve tracked historically. The iPhone X was Apple’s first full redesign of its smartphone, offering an edge-to-edge OLED display and Face ID. Plus, with wireless charging, new cameras, and other great features, this is an easy buy for just about anyone. No express warranty info is provided, though Simple Mobile does offer a 30-day return policy should there be any issues with your purchase.
Sony’s 6.2-inch CarPlay Receiver is down to $228
Amazon is currently offering the Sony 6.2-inch XAV-AX1000 CarPlay Receiver for $228 shipped. Typically selling for $300, that saves you 24%, is $8 under our previous mention, and a new Amazon all-time low. Bringing a 6.2-inch touchscreen to your car, Sony’s receiver makes it easier to keep an eye on navigation directions and more while commuting. CarPlay is at the center of the experience, which was noticeably improved earlier this fall with plenty of iOS 13 enhancements.
Up to $30 off best-selling USB-C hubs + 25% off the rest
HYPER is doing a holiday flash sale with up to $30 off their best-selling USB-C hubs. For everything else at HyperShop.com, use DEC25 coupon code to get 25% off HYPER’s award-winning USB-C hubs, wireless chargers, battery packs, cables and more.
15% off OWC’s 5-port USB-C Travel Dock from $28
The OWC USB-C Travel Dock is a 5-port travel dock with up to 60W of power passthrough capability and small enough to fit in your pocket. It includes 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports, a USB-C port with power passthrough, an SD card reader, and HMDI 2.0 with support for 4K displays. Get 15% off OWC’s 5-port USB-C Travel Dock from $28 (automatically applied at checkout).
Best trade-in deals
9to5Mac also keeps tabs on all the best trade-in deals on iPhone, iPad, MacBook, Apple Watch, and more every month. Be sure to check out this month’s best trade-in deals when you decide it’s time to upgrade your device. Or simply head over to our trade-in partner directly if you want to recycle, trade, or sell your used devices for cash and support 9to5Mac along the way! Use code 9to5mac for an extra $15 on all trades.
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