The best refurbished laptop deals of the fall are beginning to surface. So if you’re short on cash, you’ve come to the right place for savings.
As retailers make way for new inventory, now is a great time to score a good-as-new laptop for less. Besides discounts on factory fresh notebooks, we’re also seeing considerable markdowns on open box and refurbished laptops.
If you’re strapped for cash, a good refurbished laptop deal affords you a steep discount on even the priciest machines. Unlike open box deals, refurbished deals are returned to the manufacturer for repair and re-instated to like new condition.
Generally speaking, refurbished or “renewed” laptops are reconditioned to look and perform like new. They often include all the accessories that you normally get when you buy a brand new laptop. Just about the only difference is that it may arrive in generic packaging.
Best refurbished laptop deals
Apple MacBook Air 13″ 2020 (Refurbished): was $1,199 now $929 @ Apple
Now $270 off, this refurbished MacBook Air packs a 13.3-inch (2560 x 1600) display, 1.1-GHz 10th Gen Intel Core i5 4-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, Intel Iris Plus graphics, and a 512GB SSD. View Deal
Apple MacBook Pro M1: was $1,499 now $1,269 @ Apple
This refurbished laptop deal takes $230 off the MacBook Pro with M1 chip. Besides a Apple’s M1 8-core CPU, it packs a 13.3-inch (2560 x 1600) IPS Retina display, 8GB of RAM, an 8-core GPU, and a 512GB SSD. It scored a rare 5-star rating from us, making it one of the top laptops on the market. View Deal
Dell XPS 13 (Refurbished): was $1,164 now $792 @ Dell
For a limited time, save $392 on the Editors Choice Dell XPS 13 which is the best overall laptop to buy. The laptop in this deal features a 13.3-inch (1920 x 1080) display, 1.6-GHz 10th Gen Intel i5-10210U quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a speedy 256GB SSD. View Deal
Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Laptop (Refurbished): from $269 @ Dell
Dell has various configurations of Inspiron 15 3000 series refurbished laptops up for grabs. The model we recommend has a 15.6 inch (1920 x 1080) display, 1.7-GHz Core i3-1115G4 dual-core CPU, 4GB of RAM, and 128GB SSD.View Deal