So you’re thinking of buying a Mac? Excellent, you’ve come to the right place. Here, we point you in the right direction towards your new Mac, whether that’s Apple’s own store, a third-party seller or even refurbished or second-hand.
If you’ve yet to decide on which Mac to buy, you can visit our complete Mac buying guide. But if you’re already set on the Mac you’re after, read on for quick links direct to where you can buy your new computer.
Where to buy a MacBook
Apple’s 12in MacBook is the newest entry in the line-up, built for style and portability than for the practicalities of computing. It starts at £1,249/$1,299 and even if you shop around you’re unlikely to find it for much less than that unless you’re willing to buy from the refurbished store or second-hand.
Bear in mind that Apple sells the 2016 model in its official retail store (the top link here) whereas the model in the Refurbished Store is the older 2015 model. Make sure you’re getting the version you’d prefer, particularly if buying from a third-party seller like Amazon.
Where to buy a MacBook Air
The MacBook Air is Apple’s ultrathin and incredibly light laptop, available with 11in and 13in screens. It starts at £949/$999 for the base model, and is available from a wide variety of retailers.
Where to buy a MacBook Pro
Apple currently sells the 2015 MacBook Pro in 13in and 15in, and then the 2 versions of the 2016 Pro – Touch Bar in 13in and 15in, and the non-touch model in just 13in. They’re the most powerful laptops made by Apple, and start at £1,249/$1,299.
Where to buy an iMac
Onto desktop Macs now, starting with Apple’s most famous Mac – the iMac. First introduced in 1998 causing shockwaves in personal computing, the iMac is now incredibly thin yet manages to house everything it needs behind its gorgeous display.
Where to buy a Mac Pro
The Mac Pro is Apple’s professional Mac with a price tag to match, starting at £2,999/$2,999.
Where to buy a Mac mini
The Mac mini is Apple’s compact desktop computer, and is the cheapest Mac starting at just £399/$499.