5 deals on refurbished laptops and MacBooks that you can’t miss

Chromebook or Macbook, these are some of the best deals you’ll see on a new laptop.

Working remotely has unique challenges, and a big one is gear. If your laptop is ailing, it’s time to trade it in for one of these refurbished upgrades that run just like new.

Samsung Galaxy Tab E Lite 7″ 8GB

Samsung Galaxy Tab E Lite 7″ 8GB
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This Wi-Fi-only tablet is the ideal sidekick when you’re working from the home office. Use it to keep your personal email, music and chat separate from your work computer, or load it up with productivity apps to help keep you on task. Normally $199, you can pick one up for $89.99.

Samsung Chromebook 11.6″ LED HD Dual-Core, 16GB

Samsung Chromebook 11.6″ LED HD Dual-Core, 16GB
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Chromebooks are ideal for work that requires heavy use of web portals and tools. But, they’re also crucial these days for laptops for students who need their own screens for school and homework. They’re already budget-friendly at $180, but this refurbished model makes it even better at a price of $149.99.

Apple 13″ MacBook Air 1.8GHz Intel i5, 8GB RAM 256GB SSD

Apple 13″ MacBook Air 1.8GHz Intel i5, 8GB RAM 256GB SSD
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MacOS is famously user-friendly, and a particular favorite of anyone who’s working in more creative fields. The Air slims down the weight, making this an ideal sidekick for on-the-go creativity or replacement for a work laptop that chugs whenever you start applying filters in Photoshop. Usually $1299, this refurbished Air is available for $799.99.

Apple MacBook Air 13″ Core i5, 1.4GHz 8GB RAM 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Air 13″ Core i5, 1.4GHz 8GB RAM 256GB SSD
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If you need a Mac to help kids with their school work, or simply don’t need the power that a heavier duty Air provides, this model offers plenty of speed and space for a more modest price. Normally, this retails for $1099. This refurbished model, though, is available for $614.99.

Apple MacBook Pro 13.3″ 2.4GHz Core i5, 4GB RAM 500GB HDD

Apple MacBook Pro 13.3″ 2.4GHz Core i5, 4GB RAM 500GB HDD
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When you need to do work on the go, whether that’s on the couch or on a future work trip, the MacBook Pro offers plenty of processor power and space to check items off your to-do list. Usually that kind of power runs $1099, but you can get it refurbished for $509.99. You don’t want to miss this deal.

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