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Early Black Friday Deal: Grab the MacBook Air at Its Lowest Price Yet

Get an instant $100 discount on Apple’s newest, lightest laptop before the deal expires

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The MacBook Air’s balance of powerful hardware and compact, lightweight design make it a great all-purpose laptop, especially for people who are working from home, or heading to school.

Right now, Amazon has a surprise deal that gets you the new 2020 MacBook Air for just $899 — that’s $100 off its regular price. A hundred bucks off might not seem like a lot for a computer, but Apple products never go on sale.

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All-new 13-inch MacBook Air bundle


The new MacBook Air has a high-resolution 13.3-inch display, 1.1Ghz Intel i3 dual-core processor, 256GB (gigabytes) of storage, and 8GB of RAM. Those tech specs are more than enough to handle Microsoft Office, light photo and video editing, streaming HD or 4K videos, and web browsing. The laptop also has a Touch-ID sensor, which is a fingerprint reader you can use to log into your computer instead of entering a password.

The biggest hardware upgrade Apple made to the 2020 MacBook Air was replacing the old, problem-prone butterfly keyboard with the new, more reliable “Magic Keyboard.” It also doubled the amount of storage over previous models, so it can hold more files. Despite the improved internals, this MacBook Air weighs just 2.8 pounds, and is less than .68 inches thick. It’s an extremely lightweight, travel-friendly, backpack friendly computer.

You’ll want to note that this laptop only has Thunderbolt 3 ports; if you’re upgrading from an older computer (Mac or PC), your accessories may not plug in without an adapter. If you’re new to Apple’s laptops, we have some accessory recommendations to help you out.

Overall, the latest version of the MacBook Air is an excellent laptop choice for everyone except serious photo, music, or video editors who would be better served by the MacBook Pro. The $100 discount may not show up until checkout so add the laptop to cart to see the final price reflected. As with all Amazon deals, the price could go back up at any time, so we recommend snagging this MacBook deal while it’s still live.

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