The first Apple Memorial Day sales of 2022 are now here. Apple products are some of the most popular items when it comes to seasonal sales, and we expect to see a wide number of Memorial Day sales on Apple tech in the coming days.
Retailers like Amazon, Best Buy, and B&H Photo will knock substantial money off a wide range of Apple products. Some of our favorite Apple Memorial Day sales from last year included the MacBook Air M1 for $899 and up to $1,000 off all iPhone 12 models at Verizon. (The retailer is currently offering up to $800 of iPhone 13).
Below we're rounding up the best early Apple Memorial Day sales for 2022. Plus, make sure to follow our Apple deals coverage for more deals on Apple tech.
Apple Memorial Day sales — Quick links
- Apple Music: 6 free months @ Best Buy (new subs only)
- AirPods: deals from $118 @ Amazon
- iPhone 13: free w/ trade-in @ Verizon
- iPads: up to $100 with deals from $309 @ Amazon
- Apple Watch SE: $50 off @ Amazon
- MacBook Air: $100 off from $899 @ Best Buy
- iMac M1: $100 off @ Amazon
Best Apple Memorial Day sales
10.2" iPad (64GB/2020): was $329 now $309 @ Amazon
It's a modest discount, but Apple's cheapest iPad is on sale at Amazon. The 2020 iPad features Apple's A13 Bionic CPU, a new 12MP front camera, and 64GB of storage. You also get support for Center Stage, which uses machine learning to adjust the front-facing camera during FaceTime video calls. For bigger savings, the 256GB model is on sale for $429 at Amazon ($50 off).
8.3" iPad mini (2021): was $499 now $409 @ Amazon
The 2021 iPad mini features an all new thin-bezel design, a larger 8.3.inch Liquid Retina display, A15 Bionic CPU, 12MP wide camera, and USB-C connectivity. It also works with the Apple Pencil 2. It's a great deal at $409, but it recently hit $399, which means the price could fall again in the coming days.
10.9" iPad Air (64GB/2022): was $599 now $554 @ Amazon
New 2022 model! The 2022 iPad Air is powered by Apple's M1 processor, which features an 8-core CPU that delivers up to 60% faster performance than the previous-gen iPad Air. Other new features include a 12MP ultra wide front camera that supports Center Stage and 5G support (cellular models only). The tablet features a 10.9-inch Liquid Retina display (2360 x 1640), 12MP wide (rear) camera, USB-C charging, and Magic Keyboard support.
11" iPad Pro (128GB/2021): was $799 now $749 @ Amazon
The 11-inch iPad Pro sports Apple's M1 CPU for record-breaking speed and performance. It features a stunning 11-inch Liquid Retina display with 120Hz Pro Motion, TrueTone, and P3 wide color. You also get 12MP wide and 10MP ultra-wide cameras and Wi-Fi 6 support. Amazon has the 128GB model at its lowest price to date, which makes this one of the best iPad deals you'll find for Apple's pro tablet.
iPhone sale: up to $200 gift card @ Visible
Verizon-owned Visible is offering a free gift card when you purchase select iPhones. Simply purchase an eligible iPhone, port your number to Visible, and you'll receive up to a $200 prepaid gift card for free. This deal is valid on the iPhone SE 2022, iPhone 13 family, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Mini, and iPhone SE 2022.
iPhone 13 Pro: up $800 off w/ trade-in + unlimited @ Verizon
Verizon is offering epic Apple Memorial Day sales right now. For a limited time, you can get up to $800 off your iPhone 13 purchase when you trade-in your old phone and open a new unlimited line.
iPhone 13: up to $700 off w/ trade-in + unlimited @ AT&T
AT&T is offering new and existing customers up to $700 off any iPhone 13 purchase after an eligible trade-in. You'll need to purchase your phone via a monthly installment plan and you'll also need to sign up for an unlimited data plan. As part of the sale, you can get the iPhone 13 Mini for free after trade-in.
iPhone SE 2022: free w/ unlimited + new line @ Verizon
Currently at Verizon, new and existing members can get a new iPhone SE 2022 for free when you open a new unlimited line. That's $429 off and one of the best iPhone Memorial Day deals we've seen to date. No trade-in is required for this deal either.
Apple Watch Nike SE (GPS/44mm): was $309 now $269 @ SideDeal
The Nike Series SE packs all of the features found in the traditional Apple Watch SE, but also uses the built-in Nike Run Club app to keep you motivated with Challenges and Guided Runs. It also features Nike Sport Band and exclusive Nike watch faces.
Apple Watch SE (GPS/40mm): was $279 now $229 @ Amazon
The Apple Watch SE is Apple's mid-tier smartwatch. It features the same chip found in the Apple Watch 5, but sports a bigger screen than the Apple Watch 3. It supports Emergency SOS calling, fall detection, and features a built-in compass and always-on altimeter.
Apple Watch 7 (GPS/41mm): was $399 now $329 @ Amazon
Amazon has the Apple Watch Series 7 (GPS/41mm) on sale for $329. This model features a larger display and blood oxygen sensors to help with health monitoring. It also comes comes with a brighter, always-on Retina display, Bluetooth connectivity and an ECG app. The 45mm model is also on sale for $359 ($70 off).
AirPods: was $159 now $99 @ Amazon
Amazon has the Apple AirPods with standard/wired charging case on sale for $99. That's one of the lowest prices we've seen for these AirPods. They feature Apple's H1 chip for fast wireless connectivity with Apple devices.
AirPods 3 (2021): was $179 now $169 @ Amazon
The new AirPods 3 offer Spatial Audio, which creates immersive listening experiences for music-listening, movie-watching, and more. They're also IPX4 sweat and water resistant, a feature that was previously exclusive to the AirPods Pro.
New AirPods Pro w/ MagSafe: was $249 now $174 @ Amazon
Amazon has the AirPods Pro w/ MagSafe case on sale for $174. That's $74 off and the lowest price right now. The AirPods Pro offer both sweat and water resistance (IPX4 certified) along with built-in noise cancellation.
MacBook Air (M1/256GB): was $999 now $899 @ Best Buy
The MacBook Air offers fantastic performance thanks to its new Apple Silicon. The M1 CPU also helped it reach over 14 hours on our battery test. It features a 13.3-inch Retina display, Apple M1 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD. Best Buy is taking $100 off as part of its Apple Memorial Day sales this year.
MacBook Pro 13" (M1/256GB): was $1,299 now $1,149 @ Amazon
$150 off! The MacBook Pro with Apple's M1 chip delivers performance that runs circles around Windows laptops, and you get a brighter display than the MacBook Air and beefier 8-core graphics. Even better, the system lasted over 16 hours in our battery test. Out of stock at Amazon? Don't worry, Best Buy is offering the same deal.
MacBook Pro 16" (M1 Pro/512GB): was $2,499 now $2,449 @ B&H Photo
The 16-inch MacBook Pro sports Apple's new M1 Pro CPU. It features 10 core and a 16-core GPU. It also features a 16-inch Liquid Retina XDR mini-LED display with 3456 x 2244 resolution. Others specs include 16GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD. You also get three Thunderbolt 4 ports, HDMI port, SDXC card slot, and a MagSafe 3 port. This model can be configured with an even more powerful M1 Max CPU (from $3,499), which features a 10-core CPU and 32-core GPU.
When is Memorial Day?
Memorial Day 2022 falls on Monday, May 30. Traditionally held on the last Monday of May, Memorial Day is a federal holiday mourning military personnel who've died while serving in the armed forces. The holiday also marks the unofficial start of summer.
What Apple Memorial Day sales can we expect?
This Memorial Day, expect to see big discounts on most of Apple's lineup. From the MacBook Air to the AirPods Pro, retailers will offer discounts on Apple's best gear. In terms of pricing, the MacBook Air M1 could once again hit its all-time price low of $749. Likewise, the 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros could see discounts of up to $250 off the base models.
Apple Watch deals have been been especially aggressive this year. Expect to see the Apple Watch SE drop to $219, whereas the Apple Watch 7 could hit $309 as it did earlier this year.
Meanwhile, the new MacBook Pro 14-inch and 16-inch laptops could see savings of up to $250 off. These are prices we've already seen in 2022, albeit for a limited time.