Deals on Apple’s iPad are more common than you might think. Whether you’re looking for the affordable iPad, the high-end iPad Pro, or something in between like the iPad Air or iPad Mini, a price drop usually happens somewhere. Of course, it’s hard to know exactly where to find those deals unless you shop around all the major retailers. But that’s what we do every day when we look for deals, so let us help you.
Below we have listed all current iPads that are for sale. Usually there is some sort of discount on a new or refurbished model. If there’s a deal we think is worth telling you about, we’ll let you know along with all the information you need to keep it in context. If there’s no current deal, we’ll tell you how much the most recent sale price was for so you know when to take the plunge.
If you need a little help figuring out which iPad is best for you, we have a comparison post for you with the latest models.
This is Apple’s most affordable iPad, usually priced at $ 329 for the 32GB model or $ 429 for the 128GB model. Each has a 10.2-inch display and features the A12 Bionic processor, a Touch ID fingerprint sensor and a Smart Connector for connecting a Smart Keyboard.
You can currently purchase the basic iPad with 32 GB of storage for $ 299 at Walmart, but only in space gray. Or you can buy it for as little as $ 320 at Amazon (only space gray). If you need more space to store things like apps, you can get a 128 GB model for $ 395 in select colors, that’s $ 29 off the usual retail price.
Apple released a new iPad mini in early 2019, equipped with the same 7.9-inch display and design as previous iterations, but with updated internal specifications. It has the A12 Bionic processor in the base iPad, along with Wi-Fi support. Apple sells 64 GB and 256 GB models of the iPad mini, with prices of $ 400 and $ 500 respectively. If you want LTE connectivity, the starting price is $ 530.
The 2020 iPad Air has a slightly larger 10.9-inch screen compared to the previous model’s 10.5-inch screen and has thinner bezels around it. It has moved the Touch ID fingerprint sensor to the power button on the top of the device.
Like its predecessor, the fourth-generation iPad Air model comes with 64 GB or 256 GB storage configurations. The Wi-Fi models start at $ 599 and $ 749 respectively, putting the starting price slightly higher than last year’s models. The model that supports LTE starts at $ 729.
The best deal you can currently get on the fourth generation iPad Air is at Micro Center. The retailer currently has the most competitive retail price at $ 540, where you can buy a 64 GB model in all five colors (green gold silver sky blue, and space gray
The 256GB configuration is also discounted in all color variants Amazon for $ 679, that’s $ 70 off the usual $ 749 price. In addition, B&H also has the model in sky blue available for $ 679Walmart has a sale on the iPad Air 256 GB for just $ 699 when you buy it rose gold sky blue, or space gray
Apple’s 2020 iteration of the iPad Pro is very similar to the 2018 model, apart from the dual-lens rear camera. Unlike the cheaper iPad models, the iPad Pro omits the headphone jack and uses a USB-C port instead of a Lightning port. It also has Face ID to help you unlock the tablet instead of relying on the Touch ID fingerprint sensor; it also has a high refresh rate. In fact, the iPad Pro has the most stacked spec sheet of Apple’s entire iPad lineup, which comes at a price.
The 11-inch model with 128 GB of storage starts at $ 800; Increasing the screen size to 12.9 inches will increase the price to $ 1,000. Each model supports up to 1 TB of storage, with the top models costing $ 1,299 (11-inch) and $ 1,499 (12.9-inch).
If you want to buy the 11-inch model at a discounted price, Amazon has the 256 GB configuration on sale for $ 849You can get 512 GB of storage for $ 1049 at Amazon in space gray. If you have money to spend and want a lot of storage, you can of course buy the 11-inch 1 TB configuration in space gray for only $ 1,249 in space gray; that’s $ 50 off the usual retail price of $ 1,299.
If you want a slightly larger screen, Amazon has the 12.9-inch iPad Pro on offer from $ 948 for the base model, including 128 GB storage. If you need more storage space, you can 256 GB model for $ 999 or you can use the 512 GB for $ 1,224The 12.9-inch 1TB Wi-Fi only model is also discounted at Amazon. You can get it for $ 1,399 in both colors.