Amazon Prime Early Access Sale: The latest deals
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Today and tomorrow, Amazon is holding another Prime Day-like event, the Amazon Early Access Sale. Similar to the Prime Day sale, Prime members get exclusive access to tens of thousands of deals. This sale is happening right in time for the holiday season, so check it out before it ends tomorrow.
Right now, you can snatch all your Apple essentials at a discounted price to gift your loved one (or yourself, we won’t tell). Check out our list of the top Prime Early Access Sale Apple deals below.
The best Apple deals on Amazon for October Prime Day
The top three deals are below, but we’ve listed additional Amazon deals worth checking out further down the page, and we’ve highlighted other great finds at non-Amazon retailers, such as Target and Best Buy, too.
THERE ARE SEVERAL MORE APPLE DEALS BELOW.
Apple AirPods Pro (2nd Generation) Wireless Earbuds with MagSafe Charging Case
- Current price: $223
- Original price: $249
The Apple AirPods Pro (2nd Generation) are Apple’s latest addition to the AirPod line, having just dropped in September. Seeing a brand-new model go on sale is a big deal, and definitely something you should jump on if you were considering investing in the latest technology. The price right now is the lowest we’ve seen.
These wireless in-ear headphones offer ANC and spatial audio, so you can control the sound around you wherever you go. If you want to stay tuned into your surroundings, you can also switch to transparency mode. These in-ear headphones offer great sound with a very compact case. Plus, ZDNET experts consider these AirPods to offer significant upgrades from the original model.
Read the review:AirPods Pro 2 Review
14.2-inch MacBook Pro
- Current price: $1,599
- Original Price: $1,999
With this deal, you can save $400 on a brand-new MacBook Pro — the lowest price we’ve seen in 30 days. This laptop has an M1 chip, which despite not being the latest, is still very efficient. The MacBook boasts 16GB RAM, 8TB SSD storage, and longer battery life of up to 17 hours. At a 20% discount, if you have been thinking about purchasing a MacBook, now is your chance.
Apple AirPods (2nd Generation) Wireless Earbuds
- Current price: $89
- Original Price: $159
If you’re in search of wireless headphones that provide good sound quality without unnecessary bells and whistles, these headphones are for you. These AirPods have a simple one-tap setup and stay automatically connected. Plus, they automatically pause audio when you remove one or both earbuds from your ears. With the charging case, the battery life can last more than 24 hours with up to 5 hours of listening time per charge. Right now, these headphones are 43% off.
More October Prime Day 2022 Apple deals
Here are the latest Amazon Prime Early Access Sale deals we could find on Apple devices:
Apple AirPods Max for $479 (save $70)
2021 Apple 10.2-inch iPad for $269 (save $60)
2021 Apple TV 4K (32GB) for $110 (save $70)
Apple Watch Series 8 for $659 (save $40)
How did we choose these Amazon Prime Early Access Sale deals?
ZDNET only writes about deals we want to buy — devices and products that we recommend or would buy ourselves. To put this list together, we scoured through all of Apple’s products and picked the ones that would had the biggest discounts.
Since, getting a good deal goes beyond the discount, we also looked through reviews making sure that the products we recommend will ensure customer satisfaction and help them save some money. Our recommendations may also be based on our own testing — in addition to extensive research and comparison shopping. The goal is to deliver the most accurate advice to help you shop smarter.
What is Amazon’s Prime Early Access Sale (‘October Prime Day’)?
Amazon is holding a Prime Day-like sale event in October called Prime Early Access Sale. Similar to the Prime Day sale, during the Early Access sale, Prime members will get exclusive access to tens of thousands of deals. This sale has the added perk of happening right in time for the holiday season.
When is Amazon Prime Early Access Sale (‘October Prime Day’)?
Amazon’s Prime Day-like sale, the Prime Early Access Sale, is set to span two days in October. It’ll start on Oct. 11 (Tuesday) and will last until Oct. 12 (Wednesday).