macOS Sonoma now available as a free software update; Check out the list of supported Mac devices
After completing the beta testing, Apple has officially released macOS Sonoma as a free software update that brings a new set of features to Mac so that users can enhance their experiences and do their work more efficiently. Well if you are wondering whether your Mac device will be supporting this update or not, here is the list of devices supporting this update.
Mac devices supporting macOS Sonoma
- iMac (2019 or later)
- iMac Pro (2017)
- Mac Pro (2019 or later)
- Mac studio (2022 or later)
- MacBook Air (2018 or later)
- Mac mini (2018 or later)
- MacBook Pro (2018 or later)
macOS Sonoma arrives with a variety of new features for users
- Widgets and stunning screen savers– With macOS Sonoma widgets can be placed right on the desktop and blend seamlessly with the wallpaper while other windows are open. Users can perform various tasks directly from the widget on their desktop. Meanwhile, a new selection of screen savers in macOS Sonoma is also available that features slow-motion videos of beautiful locations around the world.
- Powerful productivity for video conferencing– This software update brings enhanced video conferencing features that enable users to present and share their work more effectively within any video conferencing app. Reactions like frame-filling 3D effects balloons, confetti, hearts, and more are introduced.
- Enhanced Browsing with Safari– Private browsing gets better with added protection against some of the most advanced technologies while the windows become locked when not in use and known trackers are blocked from loading. Safari users can also add any website to the Dock as they would with an app.
- Immersive gaming experience- macOS Sonoma improves the gaming experience even further with Game mode, providing more consistent frame rates and dramatically reducing input and audio latency with wireless game controllers and AirPods. Game mode works with any game including recent and upcoming Mac games like Death Stranding Director’s Cut, Stray, Layers of Fear, and SnowRunner
- Additional macOS Sonoma updates- This update brings improvements and additions in other features like- notes, messages, reminders, keyboards, passwords, and screen sharing.