Today OS X El Capitan Will Make Your Mac Faster

Posted: Sep 30 2015, 8:06am CDT | by , Updated: Sep 30 2015, 10:26pm CDT, in News | Apple


Today OS X El Capitan will make Your Mac Faster

Apple will release OS X El Capitan today.

It is September 30th. This means OS X El Capitan will be released today. OS X 10.11 is a free update that will make your Mac faster and more stable. 

Apple says that El Capitan makes launching apps 1.4x faster and app switching is 2x faster. 

El Capitan also introduces enhancements to window management, built-in apps and Spotlight search. Metal, Apple's new graphics technology, is integrated into El Capitan, delivering system-wide performance gains and enabling games and pro apps to utilize the full performance of CPU and GPU.

There are also a couple of neat new features like find my cursor. Just shake your mouse and the cursor gets briefly bigger to be easier to spot.

“People love using their Macs, and one of the biggest reasons is the power and ease-of-use of OS X,” said Craig Federighi, Apple’s senior vice president of Software Engineering. “El Capitan refines the Mac experience and improves performance in a lot of little ways that make a very big difference. Feedback from our OS X beta program has been incredibly positive and we think customers are going to love their Macs even more with El Capitan.”

Apple is expected to make the El Capitan download available before noon Pacific. The OS X 10.11 update shows up in the App Store under featured.

El Capitan supports all Macs introduced in 2009 and later, and some models introduced in 2007 and 2008.

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