Good news for Apple Mac users, it’s time to check your device for the latest macOS Sierra update. Apple is now rolling out the new update that brings a host of new, as well as improved features on board such as Siri support, picture-in-picture, and more.
The update should be available right now at the Mac App Store but before you proceed, do make sure you backup your computer first because it is a major update, and you wouldn’t want to lose your data should something go wrong during the process.
This update is available for most Mac computers including:
- MacBook (Late 2009 or newer)
- MacBook Pro (Mid 2010 or newer)
- MacBook Air (Late 2010 or newer)
- Mac mini (Mid 2010 or newer)
- iMac (Late 2009 or newer)
- Mac Pro (Mid 2010 or newer)
Features are limited based on the device you are using. You can check Apple’s macOS page to find out more.
So, what’s new on Apple macOS Sierra? The highlight is definitely support for Siri. With the update, users can now tell Siri to perform tasks like find a certain file, play music, perform Spotlight search, and more.
For those who are using the Apple Watch, you can use the wearable to automatically unlock your Mac running on macOS Sierra, it’s nothing major, but it’s definitely a handy little feature. Other notable features include picture-in-picture view, use Apple Pay on Apple.com and plenty of other sites, better iCloud Drive support, and of course, the latest iMessage update with plenty of new and fun features on board.
Check out our previous post to find out more about Apple macOS Sierra or check out the Mac App Store now to update.