Deals: 10.5-Inch iPad Pro Hits New Low Price as New iPad Mini and Air Get Pre-Order Discounts

Amid the launch of brand-new iPads this week, there are quite a few deals on older models for users who don’t mind purchasing previous generation devices. Along with these sales, you can also save a bit of money when pre-ordering the new iPad mini and iPad Air at Best Buy this week.

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The majority of the sales center on the 10.5-inch iPad Pro from 2017, which Apple discontinued this week to make way for the new 10.5-inch iPad Air in this price range and screen size. For a detailed breakdown of the differences between the 10.5-inch iPad Pro and 10.5-inch iPad Air, check out our comparison guide on the tablets.

For the 2017 iPad Pro, you’ll find lowest-ever prices among major Apple resellers like Best Buy, Amazon, and B&H Photo in the list below.

Older Models on Sale

10.5-inch iPad Pro

  • Wi-Fi, 64 GB – $499.99, down from $649.00 / Best Buy and Amazon / $150 off, lowest price
  • Wi-Fi, 512 GB – $749.00, down from $999.00 / Amazon and B&H / $250 off, lowest price
  • Cellular, 64 GB – $629.99, down from $779.99 / Best Buy / $150 off, lowest price
  • Cellular, 256 GB – $779.99, down from $929.00 / Best Buy / $150 off, lowest price
  • Cellular, 512 GB – $899.00, down from $1,129.00 / Amazon and B&H / $230 off, lowest price

9.7-inch iPad (2018)

  • Wi-Fi, 32 GB – $249.00, down from $329.00 / Amazon / $80 off
  • Wi-Fi, 128 GB – $329.00, down from $429.00 / Amazon / $100 off, lowest price
  • Cellular, 128 GB – $479.00, down from $559.00 / Amazon / $80 off, lowest price

New Models for Pre-Order

iPad mini 5

If you’re interested in the brand new fifth-generation iPad mini, Best Buy is offering a $25 discount on pre-orders of the tablet. You’ll have to be a My Best Buy member to get the discount, and if you place your order you’ll also get a free six-month subscription for Webroot Internet Security + Antivirus 2018 for three devices.

There are multiple iPad minis available for the pre-order discount, including Wi-Fi and Cellular options, as well as both 64GB and 256GB storage options. The sale drops the cheapest iPad mini 5 to $374.99, from $399.99. Head to Best Buy to see the full list.


Best Buy is also discounting the previous-generation iPad mini 4 in Cellular/128GB to a new low price of $379.99, down from $529.00 ($150 off). The Wi-Fi only models of the iPad mini 4 aren’t being discounted at this time.

You can also pre-order the new iPad mini at B&H Photo, Adorama, and Amazon, although these retailers do not offer any discounts this week. The new iPad mini is also available on Apple.com, and will ship next week.

10.5-inch iPad Air

If you’re interested in the larger-screened iPad Air, opportunities to pre-order the tablet have also opened up this week. Just like for the iPad mini, My Best Buy members can get $25 off pre-orders for the new iPad Air, placing the cheapest model (Wi-Fi, 64GB) at $474.99, down from $499.99.


You can pre-order the new 10.5-inch iPad Air at B&H Photo, Adorama, Amazon, and on Apple’s own website. The new iPad Air will begin shipping next week.

Head to our full Deals Roundup to check out more information on the latest Apple device sales.

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