At its ‘One More Thing’ event, Apple unveiled two of the latest MacBooks, a new Mac mini. The Cupertino giant affirmed the launch date for its operating system for Macs as well. The macOS Big Sur is going to be released for all from November 12.
Presently, both the developer beta as well as the public are accessible for testing and downloading. Apart from telling how you can update your Mac, we are going to tell you the list of compatible devices for macOS Big Sur.
Apple macOS Big Sur: Which are the compatible devices?
There are the following devices that are compatible with the next launch of macOS: iMac 2014 and later, MacBook Air 2013 and later,
all models of the iMac Pro 2017 and later, MacBook Pro initiating from the late 2013 version and later. Moreover, the Mac Pro 2013 and later and MacBook 2015 and later together with Mac mini 2014 and later are compatible with the update.
Apple macOS Big Sur: Here’s how to install the update on your MacBook or iMac?
The process of installing this latest update is very. Nevertheless, it would be best if you had a stable WiFi connection keeping in mind that this is the latest software update and is going to be at least 10GB plus in size. Moreover, it is suggested that you do a Time Machine backup of your MacBook or iMac, or Mac mini in advance to make sure no data is lost throughout the update.
After everything is ready to install the update, you have to tap on the Apple symbol and go to System Preferences.
Here you are going to watch a software update option on the list. Tap on that, and your Mac should check for the forthcoming software update.
After you perceive the update is accessible, you will have to tap on install, and the update will start downloading. Moreover, you possibly have to wait for a while before the update is installed. Accordingly, ensure that you keep the MacBook connected to its charger.
Furthermore, you can tap on About this Mac, where the Software update option is displayed at the bottom. It is going to get you to the installation page also.
Apple macOS Big Sur: What to anticipate?
The macOS Big Sur update is one of the largest design modifications to Apple’s software for MacBooks. The latest operating system will deliver the design more in line with what we observe on the iPad and iPhones. The latest visual redesign will lead to modifications to the overall appearance and feel, with a renewed dock design, reconstructed icons, a unique Control Centre, and a revamped Notifications center. The update will further lead to new and enhanced privacy features for Safari, Memoji on Messages, plus more.