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In the market for a new iPad? Well, the good news is that the popular tablet computers are now on sale at Amazon and Walmart. We’ve found the best iPad Air, iPad Pro, and iPad Mini discounts you can get right now.


Top products in this article:

Apple iPad 9 (64GB), $299 (reduced from $329)

Apple iPad Air 5 (256GB), $679 (reduced from $749)

Apple iPad Pro 5 (128GB), $700 (reduced from $799)


An iPad is a great computing choice, whether you’re an Apple die-hard or a newbie buying your first tablet. It is useful for reading e-books, drawing digital art, surfing the web and Stream your favorite shows. You can even add a Bluetooth keyboard and use an iPad as a portable laptop. (The powerful iPad Pro is particularly good at this.) Apple iPad tablets support most iPhone apps and features, including Apple TV+ and Apple Books.

Note: Apple iPad prices tend to vary based on color, storage, and connectivity (meaning you can buy a version that’s only Wi-Fi connected or one that’s either Wi-Fi or cellular service connected ). To make it easy for you, we’ve highlighted a retail price for each item in advance.

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Find these iPads on sale now at Amazon and Walmart.

Apple iPad 9: $300

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Released in 2021, the 10.2-inch iPad 9 is Apple’s most affordable iPad offering. It offers an 8 MP wide-angle camera on the back and a 12 MP ultra-wide-angle camera on the front. It also features stereo speakers. This iPad is powered by an A13 Bionic chip. It offers up to 10 hours of battery life and is compatible with the Apple Pencil ($99) for drawing or note-taking.

Available in two colors; Prices vary.

Apple iPad 9 (64GB) (Silver), $300 (reduced from $329)

Apple iPad 9 (256GB) (Silver), $429 (reduced from $479)

Want to protect your new tablet investment? Get the Apple iPad 9 64GB bundled with a two-year subscription to Apple’s Apple Care+ protection plan. The bundle is also available on Amazon.

Apple iPad 9 (64GB) (Silver) bundled with Apple Care+, $369 (reduced from $398)


Apple iPad Air 5: $559

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Launched in 2022, the 10.9-inch Apple iPad Air 5 is the latest in the lightweight iPad Air lineup. The iPad Air 5 offers up to 60% faster performance than the previous model thanks to Apple’s turbocharged M1 chip. The device features a 12 MP wide-angle rear camera that supports 4K video. It also offers Touch ID and Apple’s Liquid Retina display.

Available in five colors; Prices vary.

Apple iPad Air 5 (64GB) (pink), $559 (reduced from $599)

The 256GB iPad Air 5 is also available in five colors; Prices vary. The best deal we saw was the space gray model (pictured) with Wi-Fi only connectivity.

Apple iPad Air 5 (256GB) (Space Gray), $679 (reduced from $749)


Apple iPad Mini 6: $409

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The iPad Mini 6 is a compact tablet with an 8.3-inch Liquid Retina display. Released in 2021, the Apple tablet is powered by an A15 Bionic chip. It has a 12MP wide-angle camera on the back and a 12MP ultra-wide-angle camera on the front. It features landscape format stereo speakers. Available in four colors.

Note that the Apple iPad Mini is not compatible with Apple’s external Magic Keyboard. However, it can be used with other Bluetooth-enabled external keyboards.

Apple iPad Mini (64GB), $409 (reduced from $459)

Amazon has a larger selection of stock – and a good deal – for the Wi-Fi and cellular model with 64GB of storage. Choose from four colors.

Apple iPad Mini 6 with Cellular Connection (64GB), $617 (reduced from $649)


Apple iPad Pro 5: $700

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Apple’s high-end tablet, the iPad Pro, features an 11-inch Liquid Retina XDR display, a professional camera system and a Thunderbolt port for lightning-fast data transfers. Looking for a traditional laptop experience? It is compatible with Apple’s Magic Keyboard.

Available in two colors; Prices vary. Retail prices below are for the space gray iPad Pro 5 with Wi-Fi only connectivity.

As with other iPad models, the iPad Pro 5 with cellular connectivity is more expensive than the Wi-Fi-only device. But if 5G is the connection you’re craving, then the extra effort may be worth it.

Apple iPad Pro 5 (128GB) (Space Gray), $700 (reduced from $799)

Apple iPad Pro 5 (256GB) (Space Gray), $849 (reduced from $899)


Best Apple iPad Accessories on Amazon

Once you’ve found the perfect iPad, be sure to protect it with a quality case. Here are top-of-the-line accessories for the Apple iPad, including the Apple Pencil 2 and the Apple Smart Folio case. And while they’re not on sale right now, they’re worth checking out for Apple fans.

Apple Pencil 2

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The Apple Pencil is designed for drawing or writing on the Apple iPad. The second generation device is the latest Apple Pencil. It is compatible with all current models of iPad Pro, iPad Air and iPad Mini.

Apple Pencil 2, $129

The older first generation Apple Pencil is also available on Amazon.

Apple Pencil, $99


Apple Magic Keyboard

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If you’re looking to add a keyboard to your iPad, consider Apple’s Magic Keyboard. It connects to the iPad via Bluetooth.

Apple Magic Keyboard, $99


Apple smart folio case

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The Apple Smart Folio protects the front and back of your iPad. When you open the Smart Folio, your iPad is automatically activated. Smart Folio Covers are available for all sizes and models of Apple iPad. Prices may vary depending on color. The prices listed below are for the purple cover.

Apple Smart Folio for iPad Pro (12.9″) (English Lavender), $99

Apple Smart Folio for iPad Air (10.9″) (English Lavender), $79

Apple Smart Folio for iPad mini (8.3″) (English Lavender), $59


More Apple deals

Shop more Apple products on sale at Amazon.

Apple Watch Series 7 (41mm): $335

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Save up to 16% on select colors of the GPS version of the 41mm Apple Watch Series 7 at Amazon now.

Apple Watch Series 7 GPS (41mm) (green), $335 (regularly $399)


Apple Watch Series 7 (45mm): $360

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Save on select colors of the larger, slightly heavier 45mm Apple Watch Series 7.

Apple Watch Series 7 GPS (45mm) (Midnight), $360 after coupon (normally $429)


Apple MagSafe Battery Pack: $87

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The Apple MagSafe Battery Pack attaches magnetically to your iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 13, or iPhone 13 Pro for portable, wireless phone charging. If necessary, your MagSafe Battery Pack and your iPhone can be charged at the same time. Listed at $99 on Apple, it’s 12% cheaper on Amazon.

Apple MagSafe Battery Pack, $87 (regularly $99)


Apple AirPods Pro: $180

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Upgrade your old AirPods to the Apple AirPods Pro. Compared to older models, these AirPods offer active noise-cancelling technology, water resistance, and hearing monitoring in a more compact, better-fitting design. They are also praised for their excellent sound quality. But all that quality comes at a hefty price – specifically $250. That’s why the deal we found on Amazon is a big one.

Apple AirPods Pro, $180 (reduced from $249)


Apple AirPods Max: $479

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Apple AirPods Max use active noise cancellation technology to block out unwanted noise and have a transparency mode so you can hear what you need to hear. These Siri-compatible headphones offer 20 hours of music enjoyment.

Choose from five colors on Amazon; Selling prices vary. We found the best deal for the pink headphones (pictured).

Apple AirPods Max (Pink), $479 (regularly $549)


16″ MacBook Pro (512GB): $2,199

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Isn’t the 14-inch MacBook Pro powerful or big enough for you? Then try its brother, the 16-inch MacBook Pro. Save 12% on the 16-inch MacBook Pro with 10-core CPU, 16 GB of unified memory and 512 GB of storage at Amazon now. All that is more than enough to be able to edit 8K videos on the device. You also get four Thunderbolt ports, an HDMI port, and an SDXC card slot.

With its size and more powerful guts, the 16-inch MacBook Pro is aimed at professionals who need a truly powerful laptop for graphics-intensive applications such as video rendering and design. Just remember that this is a machine that comes with a professional price tag.

16-inch Apple MacBook Pro (Apple M1 Pro, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD), $2,199 (regularly $2,499)


Apple TV 2021 (32GB): $120

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Take advantage of an Amazon discount now on this 2021 Apple TV 4K streaming device with 32GB storage.

2021 Apple TV (32GB), $120 (reduced from $179)


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