You can save up to $700 on the MacBook Pro at Amazon today with the MacBook Pro Gold Box Deals. Amazon offers three options from $1779.99 to $1,889.99 with massive savings. This MacBook Pro sale is on the 15-inch model only.
These deals are on the 2018 MacBook Pro models, but they are higher-end versions, so you are getting an impressive value for the price. These are also refurbished, which means they are previously used, but they are Amazon Renewed, so they are inspected by Amazon.
You may be tempted to buy a 2019 MacBook Pro, wait for the 2020 MacBook Pro or hold off for the 16-inch Macbook Pro, but if you want the biggest deal we’ve seen in a while, this is what you’ve been waiting for.
For the $1,889.99 model, you save $709 and you get a 15.4-inch Retina Display, a discrete graphics, 6-Core Intel Core i7 2.6 GHz processor with up to 4.3 GHz Turbo Boost, 512GB PCI-E SSD and 16GB of RAM. This is a space gray model.
With the second $1,889.99 model, you save $610 and you get a 15.4-inch Retina Display, a discrete graphics,6-Core Intel Core i7 2.6 GHz processor with up to 4.3 GHz Turbo Boost, 512GB PCI-E SSD and 16GB of RAM. This is a silver model.
The cheapest option is $1,779.99 and is $619 off the normal price. With it, you get a 15.4-inch Retina Display, a discrete graphics,6-Core Intel Core i7 2.2 GHz processor with up to 4.1 GHz Turbo Boost, 256GB PCI-E SSD and 16GB of RAM. This is a silver model.
When you buy a refurbished MacBook Pro from Amazon with this deal, you get an Amazon Renewed product that they promise looks and works like new. You get a 90-day Amazon Renewed Guarantee and this model also includes a 1 year Woot warranty.
Wait for Better Processors and Graphics
Wait if you want a MacBook Pro that is better at processing video and if you need a machine that is faster at compressing or decompressing files.
The high-end 2020 MacBook Pro 13 comes with a 10th Gen Intel Core i processor and the 16-inch MacBook Pro uses a 9th Gen Intel Core i processor. If you are looking for more power, you may want to hold off for the 2020 MacBook Pro that is still coming.
While the average day to day tasks on your computer will likely feel about the same as the current models, the 2020 MacBook Pro should process video faster and do a better job of quickly compressing and decompressing files.
The graphics card that comes with these processors already shows at least a 50% boost in real-world graphics performance according to Macworld. This also means that you will be able to use these with the new Pro Display XDR and it should support up to three 4K displays at 120hz, two 5K displays at 60hz, or a single 8K display at 30 Hz.
If you decide to get an Apple processor-powered MacBook Pro that is likely coming this week, you can expect faster performance, longer battery life and potentially better graphics performance, but you will want to wait and see what reviews say.
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