If you’re shopping for a laptop on a budget, chances are you’ve considered refurbished laptop deals. Luckily, you’ve come to the right place.
Summer savings events are in full swing at various retailers this month. For frugal shoppers, it’s a great time to score a good-as-new laptop on the cheap. Alongside 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 nets 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 16-inch: was $2,799 now $1,949 @ Amazon
Save $850 on the fully-loaded 16-inch MacBook Pro with Magic Keyboard. It packs a 16-inch Retina display, a 2.3-GHz 9th Gen Intel Core i9 8-core CPU, 16GB of RAM, and 1TB SSD. Rounding out its hardware specs is a Radeon Pro 5500M GPU with 6GB of dedicated memory. This MacBook also has Touch Bar and Touch ID.View Deal
Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Laptop (Refurbished): from $264 @ Dell
Dell has various configurations of Inspiron 15 3000 series refurbished laptops up for grabs. The base model Inspiron 15 3000 packs a 14 inch (1366 x 768) display, 1.2-GHz Core i3-1005G1 dual-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, and 128GB SSD.View Deal
Dell XPS 13 (Refurbished): from $732 @ Dell
The Editors Choice Dell XPS 13 is the best laptop to buy. Dell is currently taking dollars off various configuration refurbished Dell XPS 13 laptops The cheapest model packs a 13.3-inch 1080p display, 2.1-GHz 10th Gen Intel Core i3-10110U dual-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSDView Deal