MacOS Mojave officially released two months ago, or rather on September 24, 2018. Operating system the latest from Apple this is the fifth largest series released for Mac products, both on the desktop and laptop lines. Well, the question is, how great is the latest operating system compared to the old series? And how do you upgrade?
This latest MacOS offers something far greater for users, even more so some of the features offered by Apple that can revolutionize what has become the standard value of the previous series is far more impressive. Below, we present several advantages of what MacOS Mojave can offer, including the minimum requirements for users who want to upgrade an old system to the latest options.
8 MacOS Mojave Featured Features for Users
According to Apple, MacOS Mojave has made many major changes, including bringing several iOS applications to the desktop, such as Apple News, Voice Memos, and Home. However, for more details about some of the superior features offered by the latest operating system from Apple, let's see more below.
1. Dark Mode
Mac finally has a true Dark Mode thanks to the features offered by MacOS Mojave, where we can set it in the System Preferences application. This Dark Mode can affect the entire system, from the Apple application itself like Photos and iTunes to almost all features, including user filters. Dark Moder even works in the Apple Xcode programming environment, which makes coding activities much easier on the eyes.
2. Dynamic Desktop
Just like what is happening in the world, Mojave MacOs have dynamic time changes, which can be adjusted to the time you use now. They say that this has brought about a huge change in the operation of the operating system, which feels much more alive. The desktop that is presented will change when the morning, afternoon or night state according to what you are experiencing.
The essence of this feature is the ease of making our lives far more organized, including in matters of work. With the presence of Stacks, this feature will immediately organize all random content on the user's desktop into a small document collection located on the right side of the screen. Stacks can be arranged based on file type, date, or tag.
4. New App Store Mac
Apple seems to be redesigning the Mac App Store from the ground up specifically for MacOS Mojave. And the biggest change from the App Store Mac comes from the visual side. Users can now see videos that play automatically, and even articles, about popular applications in the store, so you can learn more about the application before downloading it.
5. A much better screenshot tool
With the presence of the latest MacOS Mojave series, one of the advantages of this OS is the ease in the process of recording or screenshot whatever is on the user's screen. Apple introduced a screengrabbing menu, where this recording device is like a countdown timer, the ability to show or hide the cursor in taking pictures, and a new way to quickly share and manage user screenshots.
6. Continuity Camera
Apple also makes a Continuity feature, which allows users to take photos or scan objects through the iPhone camera phone, and will automatically be present in front of the MacOS Mojave screen. In addition, this feature called “Continuity Camera,” also works for many things that can greatly facilitate users, including Finder, Mail, Messages, Notes, Pages, Keynote, and Numbers.
7. Quick Look
With the presence of Quick Look, this feature allows users to perform certain actions on files or documents without having to actually open the application. In essence, through MacOS Mojave, you can use Quick Look to activate Markup tools, such as adding your own signature, rotating and cropping images, or even editing and trimming videos.
8. Much better security features
Of course, we all recognize that Apple devices are known for their exceptional security features. And the presence of MacOS Mojave can provide much greater control over user data, so the security presentation that is presented will be far better.
Each application must obtain user approval before they can access the Mac camera or microphone. This also applies if the application tries to access the Message history or the user's Mail database. And now, security systems by default on macOS Mojave will also protect more aspects of your data, including the presence of the Intelligent Tracking Prevention system.
How to get MacOS Mojave
Before you begin, you should look at the minimum specifications to be able to get this latest operating system, with the system requirements for the general specifications being:
- OS X 10.8 or later
- 2GB of memory
- 5GB of available storage (OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 or or newer)
Mac Hardware Requirements:
- MacBook (Early 2015 or later)
- MacBook Air (Mid 2012 or later)
- MacBook Pro (Mid 2012 or later)
- Mac mini (Late 2012 or later)
- iMac (Late 2012 or later)
- iMac Pro (2017)
- Mac Pro (End of 2013; Mid-2010 and mid-2012)
Now, when your system is ready and feasible to get the latest MacOS Mojave operating system, first backup all your important files so that if something goes wrong, all the files can be easily restored. And apparently, upgrading this latest operating system is quite easy to run, where all you need to do is go to the MacOS Mojave page on the App Store. Click the download button and follow the next instructions on the screen to start the upgrade.