This plethora of refurbished Apple products give you quality for a fraction of the cost

From iPads to MacBooks and more, these refurbished products will get the job done.

Purchasing electronics can be a big-ticket item for many people, but there are ways to get the same quality as new for a fraction of the cost. Products that have been refurbished by the manufacturer have many benefits in addition to the cost. Refurbished products are trustworthy if certified by the manufacturer, who have put them through testing to make sure they are reliable. Refurbished electronics are also good for the environment, helping keep older equipment from being added to landfills.

Refurbished Apple products are one of the best bargains, since they are tested by the manufacturer and have a strong history behind them. Here are a few refurbished Apple products that will fulfill your needs at a great price.

Apple MacBook Air 11-inch Core i5, 4GB RAM, 128 GB
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This laptop from early 2015 offers nine hours of battery life, 512 GB of flash storage and a resolution of 1366 x 768 for strong picture quality. There may be mild scuffing on the outside, but the interior features an Intel Core i5 processor and 4GB of RAM. Normally priced at $599, it is available for just $579.99, and with a limited-time price drop runs just $559.

Apple iPad Air 2, 32 GB, Wi-Fi only
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This 2014 model sports a 32 GB capacity, a 9.7-inch retina display and an 8MP rear camera. It is in good condition, has a 10-hour battery life, and allows for safe and secure surfing, game playing and more. This iPad operates with Wi-Fi exclusively. Normally priced at $399, it is available for just $259, a 35 percent discount.

Apple iPad Pro 9.7-inch 128GB
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This 2018 model features a 9.7-inch retina display, 2 GB of RAM and 10-hour battery life, among other features. It works on either Wi-Fi or 4G, making it the perfect choice for somebody on the go. Normally priced at $599, it is available for just $425, a 29 percent discount.

Apple iPad 2, 9.7-inch, 16GB
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This second-generation iPad built in 2011 provides users with 16GB of integrated storage, 0.512GB and a 1 GHz Apple A5 processor. It has a 9.7-inch screen, 10-hour battery life and works exclusively with Wi-Fi. Normally priced at $289, it is available for just $89.99, a 68 percent discount.

Apple MacBook Air 11.6-inch Core i5, 128GB
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Released in 2014, the Apple MacBook Air features a 1.4GHz Core i5, giving you the power when you need it. It has 128GB of flash storage, 4GB of RAM and aluminum housing to keep your computer safe. Normally priced at $899, it is available for just $479.99, a 46 percent discount.

Apple Mac Mini Intel COre i5, 512GB
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This is a great find for those who already own a mouse, keyboard and display. You can connect a display of your choosing through the Mac mini’s HDMI video port. Built in 2012, this Mac takes up almost no space on your desktop with its 7.7-inch width. Normally priced at $899, it is available for just $616.99, a 31 percent discount.

Apple MacBook Pro 13.3-inch Core i5, 4GB RAM 500GB
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This 2012 model features a 7-hour battery life with an impressive 13.3-inch display, perfect for watching videos or movies on a widescreen. It has 4GB RAM and 500GB HDD. It works with either Wi-Fi or an Ethernet cable. Normally priced at $600, it is available for $534, an 11 percent discount.

Apple Mac mini Core i5 2.6GHz 8GB RAM 1TB HDD
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Great for home use with an external monitor, this 2014 model is powered by a 2.6GHz processor that gives you speed and performance. It has Wi-Fi connectivity, 8GB RAM and 1TB HDD, giving you plenty of storage space for your files. Normally priced at $699 , it is available for $559, a 20 percent discount.

Apple MacBook Air 13.3-inch Core i5, 4GB RAM 128GB
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Manufactured in 2015, this MacBook Air features a 1.6GHz Intel Core i5 processor, giving you the power you need for any task. It has a 13.3-inch LED display with a powerful 1440 x 900 resolution that makes it great for streaming. Normally priced at $999, it is available for $599.99, a 40 percent discount.

Apple iPad Pro 10.5-inch 64GB
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This 2017 model has a 10-hour battery life and a 10.5-inch screen, which is slightly larger than most iPad models. It features a 12MP iSight camera, one of the best Apple has produced. This iPad works exclusively off of Wi-Fi. Normally priced at 549, it is available for $479.99, a 12 percent discount.

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