Apple Financial Services is offering a special six-month interest free deal on new Macs until January 8.

The "Celebrate more, pay less" deal means UK customers can buy a qualifying Mac over six months (paying one-sixth of the purchase cost each month for six months) with no interest charged on the deal, which is available from November 18.

Qualifying systems include the iMac, Mac mini, iBook and PowerBook. Financing is available through Apple's online and high street stores and from participating Apple Authorised Resellers.

In order to qualify for the offer, customers must be be able to win approval for the financing deal from MBNA Europe Bank Limited, which makes the final decision on financing.