If you are a student, beat of waiting for TheEduStore to see what they offer, currently waiting for them to add it to their inventory. They said end of this week and they have already removed the 12.9 old iPad Pros. Also an authorised Apple reseller
Sadly not everyone has access to student uni days
Apple direct if you have uni days student discount. Not taking in to cash back.
Show me where you can get it cheaper?
2% price drop would not be a deal in any planet