Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) newest Mac operating system, OS X 10.9 Mavericks, was recently released to the general public along with other new features. In just a few weeks of its release, about one third of Mac owners had the new edition of the operating system. With this new software, the company has definitely raised the bar by making the download free to all Mac users.
Apple Inc.’s top-selling products
Craig Federighi, a leader of software engineering at Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), opined that it is very essential for the company to see the software placed in the hands of as many users as possible. This new OS has been developed to work more efficiently to assist users in doing what they need to get done effectively and without any hassles. Despite offering this software for free, the company has continued to be a top seller for a number of its products such as the iPad Mini 16GB and iPad Air 16GB.
A top Apple Inc. download
Mavericks set another record because 32 percent of all versions of OS X users in November were attributed to this new edition. This means that Mavericks doubled OS X Mountain Lion’s usage in its first full month. There is no doubt that this is the leading free download available on the Mac App store although Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) has never used this to advertise its achievements.
New features and functions
There are lots of enhancements that have been made to this new product by Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL). This includes the ability to reply messages and mail notifications directly from your desktop. When you deliver notifications, there is no lag and Google Talk as well as other features work very fast. The iMessage texts and FaceTime are other features that have greatly improved the functions of the new OS.
Better user experience?
OS X Mavericks will work for anyone that has OS X Snow Leopard, or a later version on the following hardware: the 2007 iMac or the MacBook Pro, the 2008 MacBook Air, Mac Pro or later, or a 2009 Mac mini or later. This is a download that will enhance user experience while providing them with new capabilities. It supports multiple monitors better, and has finder tabs which should improve performance and battery consumption. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has also paid attention to power and memory efficiency as well as tools and features. While this software is free, many people would gladly pay for it.