Apple buyers guide: How to pick the perfect iPhone, iPad, or Mac!

(Last Updated On: June 12, 2017)

As we all know that this last week of November is going to be the biggest shopping and holiday week for all of us. In this week there will be lots of shopping and lots of gifts giving all around the world which means more and more Apple products shopping will be done in upcoming days. We can see mega black Friday deals guide and holiday season gifting guide on the charts but there must be a guide for Apple products. Of course when there is lots of gifting, there is lots of gifting of iPhones, iPads, Macs and iPods as well. With lots of shopping and gifting around, here comes lots of responsibility and selection of gifts as well. Whether you should go for an iPhone gift, iPod, Mac or iPad Air2? Should you get an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus? Your hands on Mac Book pro or Mac Book air? iPod touch or something else? In this guide we are going to list out some of the top line Apple products which you can choose and add into your shopping list this Friday. We will also highlight the black Friday deals on these Apple products so that you may get the best in your budget!

iPhone gifts:

Luckily, iPhone is the only phone that everyone wants to have. No matter whether it is the affordable iPhone 5c or the extraordinary iPhone 6 Plus, having an iphone is a dream to lots of people out there in the world. And that is why they are going to be the top targeted product in this gifting season.

iPhone gifts guide:

iPhone 5 c:

Pros:

it comes with a 4 inch Retina display which makes it a perfect display offering device. It has an 8 MP camera which can take 1080p videos. It is available in Pink, Yellow, Green, Blue and white colors. It runs the latest iOS and it can play lots of audios, videos, reads books and can run thousands of App store games and apps.

Cons:

It has no Touch ID feature to offer. Comes with a 2 years old chipset and it is only available in 8Gb storage.

Bottom line:

This device comes only with 8Gb storage and no future proofing which makes it an non-recommendable product for gifting someone.

iPhone 5s:

Pros:

You can get iPhone 5s with 4 inch Retina display and it has 8MP camera with capacity of video recording upto 1080p. It is available in Gold, Space Gray and silver white color and it can run latest iOS 8. It is comes in 16, 64 GB options and it can read books, run apps and games from Apps store. It also has Touch ID feature embedded into it.

Cons:

It is available with one year old chipset A7 and it does not support Apple Pay.

Bottom Line:

It is a go to phone for everyone in the street.

iPhone 6:

Pros:

iPhone 6 is available with 4.7 inch Retina display and it has 8mp camera with video recording capacity upto 1080p and 60fps. It is available in Gold, Space Gray and silver color and it comes with 16, 64 and 128 GB options. It has latest A8 chip and it can run millions of iOS apps and games. It supports latest iOS 8.

Cons:

No cons found yet.

Bottom Line:

Everyone is looking forward to show off this handset.

iPhone 6 Plus:

Pros:

Available in 5.5 inch massive screen with 1080p retina display. It has capacity to shoot 1080p 60 fps videos and it comes with 8mp pictures shooting camera. It can run latest iOS 8 and it supports Apple Pay feature. It can run thousands of apps & games available in Apps store. It is available in 16, 64 & 128 GB options and available colors of iPhone 6 plus are silver, space gray and gold.

Cons:

It may appear too large for some cute hands.

Bottom Line:

Looks not less than a tablet and not more than a big phone. It combines both!

iPad Gifts:

iPad are universal replacement devices for MACS. Although they cannot work to the level Mac does but with their extra large screen, extra ordinary features with lots of apps and connectivity space, they can actually make difference in your life. Instead of carrying a whole Mac with you, just drop an iPad in your bag and do your best for the rest of the day.

iPad buyers guide for black Friday:

iPad Mini:

Pros:

Comes with a 7.9 inch standard display and shoots 1080p videos with 5mp camera. Available in space gray and silver color and can run games, apps and read books. Runs the latest iOS and fits in jacket pocket, purse etc. Available in cellular version.

Cons:

2 year old chipset and it has no Touch ID or Apple Pay support.

Bottom line:

Comes only in 16 GB option and no future proofing makes it a non-recommended product.

iPad Mini 2:

Pros:

It comes with 7.9 inch standard size and it is available in 16 & 32 GB options. It comes with 5 mp camera and available in space gray & silver color. It plays audios, videos, runs iOS apps, unlimited games and reads ebooks. Available in cellular/LTE version.

Cons:

1 year old chipset and no Apple Pay or Touch ID.

Bottom Line:

If you don’t care about Apple Pay & Touch ID then it’s a perfect device to own.

iPad Mini 3:

Pros:

7.9 inch standard display with 16 & 32Gb options. It has 5mp camera and shoots videos upto 1080p. It can run millions of apps, games, reads ebooks and supports Touch ID and Apple Pay. Fits in purse, jacket pocket etc and plays audios and videos.

Cons:

Again one year old chipset with no laminated display.

Bottom Line:

If you want something portable, go for iPad Mini 3.

iPad air:

Pros:

9.7 inch extended screen with 16 & 32 options. Comes with 5mp camera and records videos of 1080p. Available in space gray and silver color. Runs games, millions of apps and reads ebooks. Plays audios and videos and comes with lots of other tablet features. Cellular and LTE is also available.

Cons:

One years old chipset and it does not have any Apple Pay or Touch ID feature.

Bottom Line:

If you don’t have any need of Touch ID and Apply pay and looking forward to big screen size than grab this device.

iPad Air 2:

Pros:

9.7 inch special laminated touch screen with 8mp photos and 1080p videos recording facility. 16gb, 64gb and 128gb options available. Available in space gray, silver and gold colors. Plays audios, videos, runs thousands of apps, games and reads ebooks. Available in cellular/LTE mode.

Cons:

None.

Bottom line:

Amazing display and cutting edge technology makes it a perfect iPad for your daily needs.

Mac Gifts:

Apple manufacturers a wide range of personal Mac computers and laptops for beginners as well as for experts. There is huge deal of Macs and laptop gifts waiting in the market and we will help you in deciding the best.

MacBook Air:

Pros:

Available in 11 or 13 inch size and Intel i5 or i7 processor. Offers usb 3 and thunderbolt ports with 8GB RAM. Upto 512 GB flash storage and ability to run OS X and full world class desktop utilities. Up to 12 hours battery timing and it can be used with 27 inch thunderbolt display.

Cons:

No retina display and has no optical drives.

Bottom line:

If you need portability, go for 11 inch size however if you want something special in pixels then simply go for 13 inch size.

MacBook pro:

Pros:

Available in 13 & 15 inch screen size with retina display. Comes with a dual core i5 processor or quad core i7. USB 3 and thunderbolt 2 ports with upto 16GB RAM supported. Upto 1TB flash storage with 9 hours of battery life. Nvidia graphics supported.

Cons:

Less battery life and again no optical drives for external support.

Bottom line:

If you need class and style embedded in a powerful laptop then go for MacBook Pro.

Mac Mini:

Pros:

It is a dual core machine which comes with i5 and i7 processors. It has USB 3, Thunderbolt 2 ports, HMDI, Ethernet. It is available in 2GB, 8GB and 16 GB RAM options and it comes with 1TB flash storage drive.

Cons:

No more quad core options are available in this. It requires external display support to perform more functionally.

Bottom Line:

It is perfect to be used as home theatre machine or as an additional PC to your existing server.

iMAC:

Pros:

It is available in 21.5-27 inch display with quad core i5 or i7 processer. Options of 8GB to 32GB RAM are available in this. Hard drive, flash storage and other options available in this. Ethernet, USB ports and thunderbolt ports are available in it.

Cons:

Only RAM is upgradable rest nothing.

Bottom Line:

If you are looking for a powerful Mac powered machine then go for iMac.

Mac Pro:

Pros:

Built with state of the art technology and comes with upto 8 core Xeon E5 processer. Comes with Dual AMD FirePro D700 graphics card and upto 8GB of RAM. Comes with 1TB flash storage and offers lots of extra options. Bluetooth, HMDI ports, Ethernet ports, thunderbolt ports available as well.

Cons:

Non availability of internal PCI card expansion feature!

Bottom Line:

If you are want a super fast Mac PC then go for Mac Pro.

Apple TV:

Pros:

Simply amazing TV device that comes with the most inexpensive packages. It has ability to play AirPlay videos via iOS or OS X supported devices. Supports thousands of iTunes, Movies and Music channels.

Cons:

Streaming only option makes it use limited.

Bottom Line:

If you need Apple related news and events and all programs then you can go for it.

So it was a huge, well explained and detailed guide for buying Apple products this Black Friday. Go out and find some crazy deals on products mentioned above and have a very great thanksgiving shopping and gifting week.

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