Archive for November 16th, 2014

by Tom Nelson

The Mac refurb store is still experiencing a few holes in its stock, with no Mac minis and low stock on some MacBook Pro configurations. But the Mac Pro section of the store seems to be receiving a ready supply of refurbs that are waiting for good homes in a creative environment where they can be used to their full potential.
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Deals of the Week

This week’s deals cover the range, from the smallest of the MacBook Airs to one of the most powerful of the Mac Pros. That’s quite a range to cover, but that’s one of the reasons I like the Mac refurb store as a weekly stop; there’s always an interesting configuration or two of Macs available.

The 11.6-inch MacBook Air has been one of our deals in the past, and this week it would make a great general-purpose Mac for someone on the go. The Mac Pro, on the other hand, is about as far from general purpose as you can get. Our featured Mac Pro this week has 6 cores, 1 TB of SSD, 32 GB of RAM, and dual AMD FirePro D700 graphics cards. Sure, you can surf the web and get your email, but this powerhouse was built for the multimedia professional who will be editing videos and rendering effects for their next blockbuster.

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