Apple offers free Beats and big discounts in its Back to School promotion
From now until September 25, Apple is running a Back to School promotion, and there are some great offers for students.
If you qualify, you can bag yourself a free pair of Beats headphones or earphones when you buy a Mac or iPad Pro -- including the Powerbeats3 Wireless in new Beats Pop Collection colors. There are also special deals on accessories and AppleCare.
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The free Beats offer is pitched at college students, but it's also available to faculty and staff at K-12 and higher education institutes, as well as parents of higher education students. You can choose between a pair of Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Powerbeats3 Wireless Earphones or BeatsX Earphones. This represents a saving of between $149.95 and $299.95.
College students can also take advantage of the Pro Apps Bundle for education which Apple describes as giving "pro tools at student pricing". The bundle includes Final Cut Pro X, Logic Pro X, Motion 5, Compressor 4 and MainStage 3, and costs $199.99.
Other offers includes up to $200 off a qualifying Mac when you take advantage of Apple's education pricing, and 20 percent off the price of AppleCare to insure your new purchases.
Find out more at on Apple's Back to School page.