The new Apple computers have gone mainstream, but are still expensive.
To find the best laptops for less than $1,000, we looked for the best Apple laptops in each category.
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We looked at the latest model of each computer, but did not factor in pricing or availability.
If a laptop is out of stock or has an advertised price, we used our price comparison tool to determine whether we could find the model we wanted for a similar price.
We also tried to keep the laptop free from extras, such as a battery or other accessories.
We found the most affordable Apple laptops at the following retailers: Apple Store at New York City (NYC)