Do your wallet a favor and save big on this expertly refurbished iPad Air, now only $156

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TL;DR: Don't spend a fortune on a new iPad when this refurbished 2013 iPad Air boasts all the must-have bells and whistles. It's now on sale for just $155.99.

From catching up on emails to dominating your latest mobile game obsession, iPads can make life exponentially better. So it's no wonder iPads are one of the most widely-used tablets worldwide, per TechJury. But before you drop a pretty penny on a sparkling new model at your local Apple Store, consider buying refurbished, especially when it can save you hundreds. 

If you're in the market for the ever-popular iPad, this refurbished iPad Air is now only $155.99 (reg. $499). And before you turn your nose up at the notion of buying refurbished, you can rest assured that this device made it through a slew of rigorous tests, which deemed it to be in factory condition aside from a couple of minor external scuffs or scratches. 

Whether you want to use the device for finding new recipes, answering work emails, or FaceTiming with your favorite relatives, this refurbished iPad Air offers everything you'd expect from an Apple product, including a crystal-clear 9.7-inch Retina display, seamless WiFi connectivity, and 16GB of storage, ideal for storing photos, apps, documents, videos, and so much more. This handheld device even boats a 5MP rear camera and a 1.2MP front camera, perfect for FaceTiming or capturing important moments on a whim.

This beautifully refurbished iPad also features a generous battery life of up to 10 hours, making it an excellent tech accessory for long trips, work commutes, and moving around from room to room at home. It even comes with a sleek black case and AC charger, so you can start things up the second you take it out of the box.

No matter what you need your tablet for, this pre-loved iPad Air makes any task, whether you're studying, gaming, or simply browsing the web, a breeze. And at this price, it's definitely easier on your wallet (and Mother Nature, since pre-owned tech can reduce electronic waste and carbon emissions).

Get this refurbished Apple iPad Air in silver now for just $155.99 (reg. $499).

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