The second generation of Apple is one of the best prices we’ve seen so far on an Amazon deal. The Gen 2 Apple Pencil is going for just $79, which equates to a 39 percent discount. It normally costs $129, so this will save you $50 on the best iPad stylus (as long as you have a compatible model).

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Save 39 percent on the second-generation Apple Pencil.

$79 at Amazon

The second-generation Apple Pencil is great for artists and note-takers who use their iPads heavily. Works with iPad mini (sixth generation), iPad Air (fourth generation and later), 12.9-inch iPad Pro from third generation and up, and all 11-inch iPad pro models. When it comes to , you really can’t do better than the Apple Pencil, as it’s designed specifically for use with Apple tablets. It boasts pressure sensitivity for a more realistic drawing experience and has a hold function that will visualize your pen marks to improve precision.

The second-generation Apple Pencil also has a custom double-tap feature so you can more easily access the tools you use most. It also charges wirelessly when magnetically attached to a compatible iPad. The second-generation Apple Pencil is also designed with a more practical flat edge on both sides, so it’s less likely to roll off the table when you put it down.

This Apple Pencil model came out a few years ago, but it’s still the best of the current lineup. Rumors have been swirling for months that possibly as early as this spring, but this has yet to be confirmed by the company itself. Meanwhile, the second-generation Apple Pencil is as cheap as the less feature-rich one .

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