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MBP you fools!
Posted by: Rolando
Date: August 28, 2022 10:11AM
Via Slickdeals. Pretty good evidence that M2Pros are coming, probably in October! Quick check shows the 1TB models are also $350 off.
[slickdeals.net]

Costco Wholesale has for their Members: Apple 14" MacBook Pro Laptop (2021 Model) on sale for $1,599.99. Shipping is free.
Available Colors:
Space Gray (MKGP3LL/A)
Silver (MKGR3LL/A)
Thanks to Community Member ANGELINK999 for sharing this deal.

Specs:
Apple M1 Pro Chip 8-Core Processor
14.2" 3024x1964 Liquid Retina XDR Display
512GB Solid State Drive
16GB RAM
Apple M1 Pro 14-Core GPU
802.11ax Wi-Fi 6 + Bluetooth 5.0
1080p FaceTime HD Camera
Backlit Magic Keyboard w/ Touch ID
Ports:
3x Thunderbolt 4 (USB-C) Ports w/ support for Charging
1x SDXC
1x HDMI
1x 3.5mm Headphone Jack
1x MagSafe 3
Editor's Notes & Price Research Written by SubZero5 | Staff
About this Deal:
$350 savings is valid 8/27/22 through 8/30/22. While supplies last. Limit 2 per member.
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars from over 280 reviews.
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Re: MBP you fools!
Posted by: sekker
Date: August 28, 2022 03:50PM
If I were buying a new laptop for my personal use,I would get this make and model. Great price.

I do not think most people need more than 16GB RAM.

True all-day battery life. And full set of ports, unlike the M2 MBA.
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Re: MBP you fools!
Posted by: AllGold
Date: August 28, 2022 05:18PM
Very tempting!
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Re: MBP you fools!
Posted by: Grateful11
Date: August 28, 2022 08:42PM
Best Buy has the same price, I said, "honey how about this one", she just looked at me like are you crazy.

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Re: MBP you fools!
Posted by: datbeme
Date: August 30, 2022 09:54PM
Super tempting.

If you are getting one of the 2 stock 14" models, this is $50 better than the EDU price including the promotional $150 gift card—without any of the hassle of having to redeem it. And you get Coscto's 90 day return policy if you're on the fence. Apple Care+ at purchase from Costco is just $220—a few dollars less than EDU and $59 less than Apple's regular price or Best Buy's price.

Now, you're out of luck if you want a custom config such as more GPU cores or 32GB or 2TB. If you qualify for EDU, most of those things are discounted another 20%, but the bang for the buck on these two models is amazing.

I'm just at the point where I'm OK waiting and paying a little more for the M2 version when it comes out. I qualify for EDU and I'm not in a hurry, so I will likely wait even if I miss out on the absolute best deal.
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Re: MBP you fools!
Posted by: AllGold
Date: August 30, 2022 11:10PM
The Costco and Best Buy price is also $200 less than an Apple refurb.
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