New year, new deals: $259 Apple HomePods; $355 128GB 2018 iPads; H&R Block tax software for Mac $18
Ringing in the new year, retailers are offering cash discounts on HomePods, MacBook Pros and iPads with discounts of up to $280 off. Ready to tackle tax prep? H&R Block Deluxe + State 2018 is on sale for $17.98 today only while supplies last.
Kicking off 2019, Amazon is delivering the lowest prices available on four retail 2018 15-inch MacBook Pro models, with prices starting at $2,199.99. These are the lowest prices available by at least $25, according to our 15-inch MacBook Pro Price Guide, with free speedy delivery for Prime members.
2018 15" MacBook Pros
- 2018 15" MacBook Pro (2.2GHz 16GB 256GB Radeon 555X) Space Gray: $2,199.99 @Amazon ($200 off)
- 2018 15" MacBook Pro (2.2GHz 16GB 256GB Radeon 555X) Silver: $2,199.99 @Amazon ($200 off)
- 2018 15" MacBook Pro (2.6GHz 16GB 512GB Radeon 560X) Space Gray: $2,599.99 @Amazon ($200 off)
- 2018 15" MacBook Pro (2.6GHz 16GB 512GB Radeon 560X) Silver: $2,599.99 @Amazon ($200 off)
HomePods for $259
MacSales.com is also celebrating the new year with a sale on Apple's HomePod in non-retail packaging. Priced at $259, a $90 discount off retail, this sale price for the Space Gray speaker rings in as the lowest available with other retailers charging full MSRP for the smart speakers, according to our Price Guide.
- Apple HomePod in Space Gray: $259 @MacSales.com ($90 off)
Amazon and B&H are both slashing prices on iPads and iPad Pros this New Year's Day as well. Top picks include Apple's 2018 iPad with 128GB of storage for $354.99 ($75 off) and 256GB 12.9-inch iPad Pros (2017) with cellular for $799 ($280 off).
2017 iPad Pros
- 64GB 2017 12.9" iPad Pro (Wi-Fi + Cellular) Space Gray: $699* @B&H ($230 off)
- 256GB 2017 12.9" iPad Pro (Wi-Fi + Cellular) Silver: $799* @B&H ($280 off)
- 256GB 2017 12.9" iPad Pro (Wi-Fi + Cellular) Space Gray: $799* @B&H ($280 off)
- 256GB 2017 12.9" iPad Pro (Wi-Fi + Cellular) Gold: $799* @B&H ($280 off)
- 512GB 2017 12.9" iPad Pro (Wi-Fi) Silver: $899* @B&H ($250 off)
- 512GB 2017 12.9" iPad Pro (Wi-Fi) Space Gray: $899* @B&H ($250 off)
- 512GB 2017 12.9" iPad Pro (Wi-Fi) Gold: $899* @B&H ($250 off) *B&H will not collect sales tax on orders shipped outside these states. (Find even more iPad deals)
H&R Block Deluxe + State 2018 $17.98
Even though we're mere hours into 2019, it's time to start thinking about taxes, which means tax preparation software is in order. Newegg has H&R Block's Deluxe + State 2018
marked down to just $17.98 (deal expired) with coupon code EMCTUTU52. The downloadable version offers quick access so you can get started in no time. Offer is valid today only while supplies last.
H&R Block Deluxe + State 2018
Additional Apple Deals
AppleInsider and Apple authorized resellers are also running a handful of additional exclusive promotions this month on Apple hardware that will not only deliver the lowest prices on many of the items, but also throw in discounts on AppleCare, software and accessories. These deals are as follows:
- Deal #1: $225-$400 off Vega MacBook Pros
- Deal #2: Up to $850 off every 2018 15" MacBook Pro CTO
- Deal #3: Up to $940 off 2017 13" MacBook Pros with Touch Bar
- Deal #4: Up to $500 off iMac Pros
- Deal #5: Apple Watches on sale from $279
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