Are MacBook Pro Black Friday deals worth the wait?

Updated on Oct 11, 2022 - MacBook Pro Black Friday deals may be tempting, but are they really the lowest prices you can find on these popular Apple laptops? Here are a few tips to help you save money on a MacBook Pro, whether it’s Black Friday, Cyber Monday, or any other day of the year.

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Does Apple do Black Friday deals on the MacBook Pro?

In past years, Apple has done some form of a Black Friday deal such as a gift card promotion, but has not offered discounts on specific items like the MacBook Pro. However, some third-party retailers do offer deals on Apple products for Black Friday or Cyber Monday.

Limited-time offers on the MacBook Pro might shave a few bucks off the price, but Black Friday discounts on expensive items like Apple laptops are usually not steep enough to make much of a dent. If you really want to save money on a MacBook (and who doesn’t?), it’s better to look for deals on a used and refurbished MacBook Pro. You’ll get a much lower price and you won’t even have to wait for a Black Friday sale!

Do MacBook Pro prices drop during Black Friday?

Prices for the MacBook Pro may drop slightly during some Black Friday sales. We wouldn’t expect big savings on Apple MacBooks from Black Friday sales though, since discounts on these high-end laptops are usually much smaller than you’ll find with other types of items.

Are MacBook Pros cheaper on Cyber Monday?

Don’t you hate it when you finally make a big purchase, only to see the price drop two days later? Us too. While we don’t know whether this will happen with MacBooks on Cyber Monday, we do know that you can avoid that dreaded feeling by buying a refurbished MacBook Pro instead of waiting for seasonal sales.

At Back Market, we offer the best possible deals every single day, so you don’t have to worry about missing out on a single-day sale. You’ll also save way more money by buying a refurbished Apple MacBook than you would by buying a new one (even if it’s on sale).

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How much is a MacBook Pro on Black Friday?

MacBook Pro Black Friday deals in most stores can be a let down, and there’s no need to wait around if you’re ready to scoop up a cheap MacBook Pro. We’ve got lower prices on Apple laptops than you’ll find on Black Friday, and they’re available year-round.

Here are some of the MacBook Pro deals you can find today on Back Market:

  • Refurbished Apple MacBook Pro 13” (2017) starting at $369
  • Refurbished Apple MacBook Pro 13” (2019) starting at $562
  • Refurbished Apple MacBook Pro 13” (2019) starting at $679

Each of these MacBook Pro deals is a savings of over 60% compared to the price of new—that’s a discount Black Friday sales can’t compete with.


Where can I find the best MacBook Pro Black Friday deals?

MacBook Pro Black Friday deals might save you a few bucks, but with retailers starting to offer discounts earlier in November, there’s a chance that the specific model you want might go out of stock if you wait until Black Friday or Cyber Monday to shop. Skip the crowded stores and confusing online sales and opt for a deal on a used and refurbished MacBook Pro instead.

Of course, always do your research to make sure that you’re not only getting the best possible price, but that you’re also buying from a trusted source. At Back Market, we only work with expert refurbishers to repair and test each device. Plus, every purchase comes with a 12-month warranty and 30 days to change your mind. You’ll always find the best possible MacBook Pro deals here, whether it’s Black Friday, Cyber Monday, or any other day of the year.

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