Apple Officially Buys Beats by Dre For 3 Billion!! Mansa MusaMay 29, 2014DopenessTech Apple announced today it will buy Beats Electronics for $3 billion. We heard news about this deal about 3 weeks ago, when the two companies were in the negotiation process. The original price was said to be $3.2 billion. What do you think Apple will do with the Beats company ?