macOS 15 Sequoia Supported Devices Official List and Features

Well, Apple’s 2024 WWDC event has just ended, and many exciting things are being announced for iOS and macOS. Apart from iOS 18, there is a new macOS in town, called macOS Sequoia, the new macOS now comes with new features as well as the power of AI.

The incremental number for macOS Sequoia is 15 but, now, the main question that a lot of users have in mind is whether the new operating system will support their current Mac device or not. But, before we dig into what the list of supported devices is, let’s have a quick rundown of what’s new with macOS 15 Sequoia.

macOS 15 Sequoia: Features and Compatible Devices

While Apple says every year that macOS has gotten better and is the best operating system out there, it is only this year that the OS has gotten features that make using Mac devices so much better. In a world where a lot of things out here have AI integration, Apple has finally let the cat out of the bag by bringing Apple Intelligence to its devices.

Apple Intelligence – Apple’s Take on AI

With Apple Intelligence, you will be able to make use of new writing tools, get the ability to summarize texts, and also prioritize notifications according to your liking. Thanks to AI, Siri is now smarter and better at performing various tasks. Thanks to Genmoji, you can easily create images of your choice that can be used during conversations via iMessage.

macOS 15 Sequoia Features

Seamless Continuity

If you have an iPhone, you can now seamlessly control and use your iPhone by just using your macOS-powered device. From receiving notifications to drag-and-drop items, you can do all of this without having to reach for your iPhone.

macOS 15 Sequoia Features

Productivity Boosting

Apple wants to make sure that you remain productive at all times. To make things better, you can now easily move and organize multiple windows on your screen so that you can view multiple windows at the same time without having to switch between them manually. During presentation or video calls, you can now choose to show either the full screen or a specific app. Additionally, you can make your FaceTime calls even better by using either built-in backgrounds or your images as video call backgrounds.

A Better Safari

Apple’s Safari web browser now has a redesigned reader that gives you a gift or summary of the article you’re reading. Viewing videos with Safari is even better thanks to its ability to bring the video to the front of your screen. And yes, you do get playback controls which are easily accessible.

Other Improvements

  • New Passwords app that works not only on Apple devices but also works with your Windows PC.
  • Multiple new games coming soon to Apple silicon-powered Macs.
  • Send messages that have a tone and feel, plus message reaction with emojis or stickers.
  • Apple Maps updated with detailed trial networks for 83 national US Parks
  • Save live transcriptions and add math equations and expressions using the updated Notes app.

With all of these features that make macOS Sequoia stand out for macOS devices, it is time to see which Macs are compatible with the brand-new OS.

Every Mac Compatible with macOS 15 Sequoia

  • 2019 iMacs and newer
  • 2022 Mac studio
  • 2018 Mac Mini and newer
  • 2019 Mac Pro and newer
  • 2017 iMac Pro and newer
  • 2020 MacBook Air and newer
  • 2018 MacBook Pro and newer

Developers can get access to macOS Sequoia using their paid developer account IDs. The public beta will begin rolling out in July. For full stable releases of macOS Sequoia, you will have to wait until September or October. This will be alongside the stable release for visionOS 2, iOS 18, and watchOS 11.

This concludes everything you need to know about the brand-new macOS Sequoia 15 update for Mac devices. With these new features and Apple Intelligence integration, you can now expect your macOS device to be faster as well as smarter.

Is your macOS device eligible for the update? And, are you ready to try out the brand-new OS when the beta goes live in July? Feel free to leave your comments below.

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