Apple UK has launched the Summer Pack discount deals, which offer collections of hardware and software at "generous" discounts.

Packs are available for creative, office, photography, starter and mobility users.

The Starter Pack offers a 22 per cent discount on a collection including: an optical Kensington two-button Pocket Mouse Pro; a Lexmark Z45 colour inkjet printer/ and a copy of WarCraft III. It costs £112.

The Photo Pack offers a 22 per discount, down from £343 to £269. It contains an Epson Stylus Photo 810 colour inkjet printer, a pack of Epson photo paper, and the Olympus C220Z digital camera.

The Office Pack costs £583 – a saving of £63. It contains Microsoft Office v.X, Kensington's optical two-button mouse, a Canon N670U scanner, an Epson Stylus C60 colour inkjet printer and a four-port Belkin USB hub.

Apple's £1,169 (from £1,279) Creative Pack includes: Adobe Photoshop 7, Adobe Illustrator 10, a Wacom Graphire 2 graphics tablet, and LaCie D2 120GB FireWire external hard drive.

Finally, Apple's £95 Mobility Pack (worth £142) offers a Kensington mouse, an Apple logo-emblazoned carry case, and an Apacer 64MB USB portable flash memory drive.