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Amazon Prime Day 2021: Apple deals include 10% off M1 MacBook Air (Update: Expired)

Here are the very best Amazon Prime Day 2021 Apple deals.
Written by Adrian Kingsley-Hughes, Contributor on

Update: Prime Day 2021 is done and dusted, so the deals below are no longer valid. Check out our ZDNet Recommends hub for a better look at the latest deals available -- including roundups of the best products for businesses and professionals. 

If you're looking for Apple deals online, Amazon's Prime Day has some offers you should check out. The Cupertino company hardly ever reduces its prices, not even on Black Friday, and it certainly doesn't need an Amazon Prime Day to sell its stuff! 

But you can sometimes find deals for $25 off here or $50 off there, which isn't much considering Apple's devices usually cost hundreds if not thousands of dollars. But, hey, we'll take what little savings we can, right?

Deals come and go over the two days, and I'll be updating this post with fresh deals, so keep checking back. Also, if you find a good deal I've missed, feel free to drop me a note (a Twitter DM probably gets the quickest response).

2019 Apple MacBook Pro (16-inch, 16GB RAM, 512GB Storage, 2.6GHz Intel Core i7) - Space Gray

It's not a huge amount off, but it's better than nothing!

  • Ninth-generation 6-Core Intel Core i7 Processor
  • Stunning 16-inch Retina Display with True Tone technology
  • Touch Bar and Touch ID
  • AMD Radeon Pro 5300M Graphics with GDDR6 memory
  • Ultrafast SSD
  • 2020 Apple MacBook Pro with Intel Processor (13-inch, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray

    This deal gives you a good $150 off the usual price, which is not bad. And the spec of this system is decent enough! 

    • Tenth-generation quad-core Intel Core i5 processor
    • Brilliant Retina display with True Tone technology
    • Backlit Magic Keyboard
    • Touch Bar and Touch ID
    • Intel Iris Plus Graphics
    2020 Apple Mac Mini with Apple M1 Chip (8GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage)

    I'll be honest, I didn't expect to see Apple Silicon M1-powered Macs to be offered with any discounts, but here we are. the Mac Mini is the system most responsible for more people making the switch from Windows to Mac. 

    And here you're getting a whopping $100 off!

    • Apple M1 chip.
    • 8-core CPU packs up to 3x faster performance.
    • 8-core GPU with up to 6x faster graphics for graphics-intensive apps and games.
    • 16-core Neural Engine for advanced machine learning.
    • 8GB of unified memory.
    Apple AirPods Pro

    One of the best deals available on Apple's AirPods Pro earbuds. A whopping 24% off -- try getting that at the Apple Store!

    • Active noise cancellation for immersive sound.
    • Transparency mode for hearing and connecting with the world around you.
    • Three sizes of soft, tapered silicone tips for a customizable fit.
    • Sweat and water-resistant.
    • Adaptive EQ automatically tunes the music to the shape of your ear.
    • Quick access to Siri by saying, "Hey Siri".
    • The Wireless Charging Case delivers more than 24 hours of battery life.
    Apple MacBook Air with Apple M1

    10% off the latest Apple Silicon M1-powered laptop. That's pretty good! Earlier this was only 5%!

    • Apple-designed M1 chip offering a huge boost in CPU, GPU, and machine learning performance
    • Up to 18 hours of battery life.
    • 8-core CPU delivers up to 3.5x faster performance.
    • Up to eight GPU cores with up to 5x faster graphics for graphics-intensive apps and games.
    • 16-core Neural Engine for advanced machine learning.
    • 8GB of unified memory.
    • Superfast SSD storage.
    New Apple Watch Series 6 (GPS, 40mm)

    One of the best prices I've found for the 44mm Apple Watch Series 6 - and it's the distinctive (Product) RED too!

    • GPS model lets you take calls and reply to texts from your wrist.
    • Measure your blood oxygen with an all-new sensor and app.
    • Check your heart rhythm with the ECG app.
    • The Always-On Retina display is 2.5x brighter outdoors when your wrist is down.
    • S6 SiP is up to 20% faster than Series 5.
    • 5GHz Wi-Fi and U1 Ultra Wideband chip.
    • Track your daily activity on Apple Watch and see your trends in the Fitness app on iPhone.
    2020 Apple iPad Air (10.9-inch, Wi-Fi, 64GB)

    Saving a $100 on an iPad Air with 256GB of storage is a good find -- and right now you can pick this deal up on all the colors: Green, Rose Gold, Silver, Sky Blue, and Space Gray.

    Pick one up before the most popular colors - space gray and silver - are gone.

    • 10.9-inch Liquid Retina display with True Tone and P3 wide color.
    • A14 Bionic chip with Neural Engine.
    • Touch ID for secure authentication and Apple Pay.
    • 12MP back camera, 7MP FaceTime HD front camera.
    • Available in Silver, Space Gray, Rose Gold, Green, and Sky Blue.
    • Wide stereo audio.
    • Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax).


    Get over 50% off this refurbished 11-inch MacBook Air

    Get over 50% off this refurbished 11-inch MacBook Air

    Preorders for Apple's M2 MacBook Pro open this Friday

    Preorders for Apple's M2 MacBook Pro open this Friday

    Amazon Prime Day 2022: Best early deals now available

    Amazon Prime Day 2022: Best early deals now available