So what’s the best way to get Apple goodies on sale? Rule number one: Do not buy from Apple. Rule number two: Check out the article from DealNews before you buy.
Some of the highlights of their Black Friday predictions for 2014 include:
- MacMall, Walmart, and Best Buy offer better deals on Black Friday than buying directly from Apple.
- The recently debuted iPad Air 2 will likely see deep discounts on Black Friday from certain retailers, and iPad minis could see discounts of $50 as well.
- Black Friday is usually the best time to buy a new MacBook Air, with retailers often shaving $200 off the latest model’s price.
- Certain carriers may offer discounts of up to 50% off the subsidized cost of the new iPhone 6 with a 2-year contract, but the discounts on the iPhone 6 Plus will not be as steep or numerous.