You don’t have to wait for Black Friday, Christmas sales, Cyber Monday, or other holiday discounts to score great deals on laptops and tablets. There are some spectacular sales going on right now. Plus, more are guaranteed to come in the final days of 2019 and the early months of 2020.
To help you find the best discounts on some of the most in-demand laptops and tablets available today, we tracked down some deals that you might want to grab right now.
Apple’s MacBook Air offers a 13.3-inch screen with a crisp display, excellent sound quality, and a fast dual-core eighth-generation Intel processor. There are two big retailers offering significant discounts right now, so consider wrapping up your holiday gift list early.
The most affordable deal is the MacBook Air with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage capacity for $899 from Amazon. Take the storage capacity up to 256GB and Amazon will still offer you a deal at $1,199. That translates to a savings of $100 from Amazon’s everyday prices.
If you’re interested in more memory, Best Buy has the MacBook Air on clearance for $1,999. This system offers 16GB RAM and 256GB storage capacity. The clearance price saves you $400.
A MacBook Pro laptop will cost you well over $1,000 at full price, but you don’t have to pay the full value if you’re ready to buy right now. Pick up the following deals from reputable retailers without waiting for the holidays:
- 13-inch MacBook Pro with 4GB RAM and 500GB storage capacity for $371 at Amazon. That’s a savings of more than $800.
- 12-inch MacBook with 8GB RAM and 256GB flash storage for $935.99 from Best Buy. That’s a savings of $364 on a Geek Squad certified refurbished laptop.
- 15-inch MacBook Pro with 16GB RAM and 256GB storage capacity for $1,999.99 at Best Buy. That’s a savings of $400. Plus, it comes with a free three-month subscription to Apple Music.
HP Pavilion Laptop
Snag the HP Pavilion directly from the HP website for $489.99. That’s a savings of $810 on a quality laptop with 16GB of RAM, 15.6-inch display, 256GB storage capacity, and AMD Ryzen processor and graphics card. HP allows you to customize your computer, so you can increase the storage capacity and RAM or add other features for small price increases.
Do you prefer to shop with Amazon? You can find the HP Pavilion on sale for $342 there. This deal gives a savings of $317. This is a smaller version of the Pavilion with an 11.6-inch touchscreen, 4GB of RAM, and 500GB storage capacity.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2
Act fast to save $231 on Microsoft’s powerful Surface Laptop 2 through Amazon. The model with 8GB of RAM and 256GB storage capacity is now on sale for $1,068 when purchased in the platinum color. If you qualify for an Amazon Business Prime Card, you can pick up a $125 gift card that will take your purchase price down even more.
If you take advantage of the student deals over at Best Buy, you can grab the Surface Laptop 2 with a 13.5-inch screen, 8GB of RAM, and 256 GB storage capacity for $1,199. That’s a savings of $400. Plus, you receive free security software worth an additional $29.99.
Apple iPad Pro
Pay just $674 for the iPad Pro with an 11-inch screen, 64GB of memory, and the A12X Bionic chip. Amazon is offering this $125 discount on the Wi-Fi only model for a limited time. Also, the deal is only applicable to the space grey color.
If you need the Wi-Fi and cellular version of the Apple iPad Pro and can handle a two-year Verizon contract, you can grab the device for a discounted price of $749.99 at Best Buy. That’s a $200 savings over the device’s full price with the contract.
Do you want to save big on the latest model of the Apple iPad? Head over to Best Buy and pick one up with a two-year Verizon contract for $359.99. That’s a savings of $200. However, it is available only for devices contracted to Verizon.
On top of that, you get three free software apps with your purchase. This adds another $29.99 in savings.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4
Walmart knocked the price of their Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 from $747.99 to $647.99, This deal delivers a savings of $100 for a limited time.
The Tab S4 includes a 10-inch display and the S pen. The S pen allows you to make notes and doodle on GIFs without unlocking the tablet. Additionally, you can use the voice activation features to communicate with your tablet without touching it.
Shop Now or Later?
These laptop and tablet deals are offered right now. If you’re worried that you’ll miss out on even steeper savings that may come with Black Friday, Cyber Monday, or even after Christmas, think about the time you’ll save by shopping early. You don’t need to stand in long lines and never have to worry about items selling out within minutes of release.
Some of these early deals are difficult to match even with holiday pricing, so give yourself a treat or get a start on that holiday shopping list.