macOS 10.14 Mojave is finally here. macOS Mojave is the latest and the cutting edge operating system from Apple for MacBooks and Macs. In this guide, we show you how to safely and securely download and install it.
Several people have been testing macOS 10.14 Mojave latest version ever since Apple released it early this year. People have been checking out the new features and reporting issues and bugs they have encountered.
It means the final version of macOS Mojave will be majorly free of bugs, so it should be easy for you to download and install it.
Even without problems, updating to a new operating system is a huge task, which is why you need to follow this guide to be able to safely and securely download and install macOS Mojave without hassle.
Is your Mac compatible with macOS 10.14 Mojave?
Before you start downloading the latest macOS 10.14 Mojave, you need to make sure your Mac is compatible with the software. According to Apple, macOS Mojave will run on every Mac released from 202 onward. That means anyone with released earlier than 2012 will not be able to upgrade to the latest version.
Here are the Macs that are compatible with the latest version of macOS 10.14 Mojave:
- MacBook (newer or early 2015)
- Mac mini (newer or late 2012)
- MacBook Pro (newer or mid-2012)
- MacBook Air (newer or mid-2012)
- iMac Pro (2017)
- Mac Pro (late 2013, mid-2010 and 2012 models with recommended Metal-capable GPU)
Make sure you back up your Mac before you upgrade to macOS Mojave
It makes sense to back up your files whenever you are upgrading to a new operating system so you can easily revert your machine to the previous working order if anything goes wrong.
How to download macOS 10.14 Mojave
To download macOS 10.14 Mojave, visit the App Store on your Mac. Open the App Store in the current version of your macOS and search for macOS Mojave. Click on install and a window will pop up. Click on “Continue” to start the downloading process.
You can also download it through macOS Mojave site. It will download it to your Application folder and once the download is complete, the installer will open and you can follow the installation instruction on the screen to install macOS Mojave.
Make sure you have your administrator name and password because you might be asked to sign in with it.
If you encounter any problem while downloading and installing macOS 10.14 Mojave, here is the guide on how to fix macOS Mojave problems.