Go refurbished with this one-day sale on Apple's MacBook Pro and MacBook Air

How old of a MacBook is still good for a student?
How old of a MacBook is still good for a student? (Image credit: Joseph Keller/iMore)

There's no denying Apple products are expensive. It's partly why there's such a strong market for refurbished Apple gear, and that's often the way to go if you want to save some cash. Woot is having a one-day sale on select refurbished Apple MacBook Pro and MacBook Air laptops (opens in new tab) that can save you a ton of money in comparison to buying a new model, and prices start at just $359.99! Each of the options on sale today includes a 90-day warranty to make sure your purchase is covered on defects and malfunctions.

Shipping at Woot generally costs $6 per order, though you can score free shipping by signing in with an Amazon Prime account before checking out. If you're not a Prime member just yet, starting a free 30-day trial (opens in new tab) would help you skip Woot's shipping fee while earning free two-day shipping at Amazon, access to Prime Video streaming service, and more.

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Save extra with these discounted refurbished Apple MacBook Pro and MacBook Air laptops from 2011 to 2015 which include a 90-day warranty. There are only a few hours left to go in this one-day sale, and Amazon Prime members score free shipping!

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The most recent model you'll find in the mix is also the most powerful; Apple's 15-inch MacBook Pro (mid-2015) (opens in new tab) features an Intel Core i7-4870HQ quad-core processor, 16GB RAM, and a 512GB SSD, along with AMD Radeon R9 M370x graphics. That's more than $1,000 below the price that the latest 15-inch MacBook Pro models start at.

This discounted 13-inch MacBook Air (2014) (opens in new tab) is also on sale at just $479.99. Equipped with an Intel Core i5 processor, 4GB of RAM, and a 128GB SSD, this lightweight model can last for up to 12 hours on a single battery charge and can boot up within seconds.

There are only a few more hours before these discounts at Woot come to an end. View the full sale (opens in new tab) while you can and then head to this best MacBook Pro accessories guide to discover some of the essential accessories you should pick up next.

Alex Smith

Alex is a recent graduate from the University of North Florida with a background in sales and merchandising. When he’s not hunting down the next great deals to post on Thrifter, he can be found posting music on his Soundcloud page and working on his eBay business.