Apple’s MacBook Pro M2 joins the rest of Apple’s lineup with deep discounts on laptop deals early this Black Friday.
Best Buy is now offering the Apple MacBook Pro M2 for $1,149 (Opens in a new tab). That’s $150 off the regular asking price of $1,299. If you want more RAM or storage space, you can get $200 off any high-end MacBook Pro M2 configuration (Opens in a new tab). Thinking of one of the other MacBook models? Don’t worry, Best Buy has discounts on almost every MacBook right now (Opens in a new tab).
Featuring Apple’s latest M2 processor, the MacBook Pro is the best laptop for power users. Creators, college students, and business professionals alike will benefit from the performance of Apple’s new professional laptop. The base model includes a 13-inch Liquid Retina display, a faster 8-core CPU and 10-core GPU. It supports up to 24GB of unified memory for smooth multitasking and three times faster transcoding.
For connecting external devices, MacBook Pro M2 gives you two Thunderbolt / USB 4 ports.
In our MacBook Pro M2 review, we like its excellent performance and super-fast SSD. It also has a great webcam and a comfortable keyboard that is a pleasure to use. We rate the M2 MacBook Pro 4.5 out of 5 stars – backed by the hard-to-get Editor’s Choice award.
In the Geekbench 5.4 general performance tests, the M2 MacBook Pro scored a high score of 8,911. It beat the 4,215 premium laptop and its predecessor, the M1 MacBook Pro, which scored 5,882 points. It also broke the Dell XPS 13’s score of 5,365 (Intel Core i7-1165G7 CPU).
The MacBook Pro M2 Laptop Mag Battery Tester places it on top of today’s laptops with the best battery life. It withstood 18 hours and 20 minutes of continuous web browsing over Wi-Fi at 150 nits of brightness.
Weighing in at 3 pounds and 0.6 inches, the M2 MacBook Pro is a 13-inch laptop. It’s on par with the Dell XPS 13 (2.8 pounds, 11.6 x 7.8 x 0.6 inches) and HP Specter x360 13 (2.7 pounds, 12.1 x 7.7 x 0.7 inches). It’s slightly heavier than the Asus ZenBook 13 (UX325) (2.5 pounds, 11.9 x 8 x 0.5 inches).
So, if the biggest quarry of Black Friday deals is a laptop, this MacBook Pro M2 might be exactly what you set your eyes on.