Apple has (already) started selling refurbished Mac Studio models in the United States, Canada and some European countries, such as Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Ireland, Spain, Switzerland and the UK. France is not currently concerned, the product is well listed but we have not found any model in stock.
Mac Studios for all budgets
In the Netherlands, for example, eight refurbished Mac Studio configurations are currently available, including a basic one with the M1 Max chip (10-core CPU and 24-core GPU) priced at €2099 (compared to €2329 when new) until to the most expensive version with the M1 Ultra chip (20-core CPU and 64-core GPU) with 4 TB of SSD at the price of 7059 €. Apple Refurbished Store inventory fluctuates often, and specific configurations may be added or removed over time.
A refurbished product by Apple
Apple says every Certified Refurbished Mac undergoes a thorough functionality test, goes through a thorough cleaning and inspection process, and comes repackaged in a new box with new manuals and power cord. Apple refurbished products are covered by Apple’s 1-year limited warranty and 14-day return policy, and are eligible for AppleCare+ coverage. The price of AppleCare+ for the Mac Studio is 179 euros.
A refurbished Mac Studio on the Dutch Apple Store
Released in March 2022, the Mac Studio looks like a larger Mac mini, with perforations in the back and bottom of the case for airflow. Available with up to 20-core processor and up to 64-core GPU, the Mac Studio is the fastest Mac ever according to benchmark tests, pending the renewal of the Mac Pro which is expected to have an M1 chip Extreme.
On the back of the Mac Studio, you’re treated to four Thunderbolt 4 ports, two USB-A ports, an HDMI port, a 10-Gigabit Ethernet port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack with high-speed headset support. impedance. On the front, there is an SD card slot, as well as two USB-C ports or two Thunderbolt 4 ports depending on the configuration.
A real workstation for professionals or individuals looking for performance for video editing, audio creation, 3D animation, or even video games.