2015-01-22

Mac OS X 10.0-10.10 information and system requirements

A list of OS X versions with release dates and system requirements. This will be a work in progress.


Mac OS X 10.0 - 10.10 Version Numbers

Version | Build | Release | Darwin Version | Last Version | Last Build | Last Release | Last Darwin Version ------|------------|---------|---------------------|---------------------|------------|------------|-------- 10.0 | 4K78 | March 24, 2001 | 1.3.1 | 10.0.4 | 4Q12 | June 21, 2001 | 1.3.1 | 10.1 | 5G64 | September 25, 2001 | 1.4.1 | 10.1.5 | 5S60 | June 5, 2002 | 5.5 | 10.2 | 6C115 | August 24, 2002 | 6.0 | 10.2.8 | 6R73 (6S90) | October 3, 2003 | 6.8 | 10.3 | 7B85 | October 24, 2003 | 7.0 | 10.3.9 | 7W98 | April 15, 2005 | 7.9 | 10.4 | 8A428 | April 29, 2005 | 8.0 | 10.4.11 | 8S165 (8S2167) | November 14, 2007 | 8.11 | 10.5 | 9A581 | October 26, 2007 | 9.0 | 10.5.8 | 9L30 | August 5, 2009 | 9.8 | 10.6 | 10A432 | August 28, 2009 | 10.0 | 10.6.8 | 10K549 | July 25, 2011 | 10.8 | 10.7 | 11A511 | July 20, 2011 | 11.0 | 10.7.5 | 11G63 | October 4, 2012 | 11.4.2 | 10.8 | 12A269 | July 25, 2012 | 12.0 | 10.8.5 | 12F45 | October 3, 2013 | 12.5 | 10.9 | 13A603 | October 22, 2013 | 13.0 | 10.9.5 | 13F34 | September 17, 2014 | 13.4.0 | 10.10 | 14A389 | October 16, 2014 | 14.0 |


Mac OS X 10.0 - 10.10 Prices & Minimum RAM and hard disk

Version | Name | Retail Price | Min RAM | Unofficial Min RAM | Disk Space | ---------|---------|------------------|------------------|-------------------|-------------------| 10.0 | Cheetah | $129 | 128 MB | 64 MB | 1.5 GB | 10.1 | Puma | $129 | 128 MB | 64 MB | 1.5 GB | 10.2 | Jaguar | ? | 128 MB | 96 MB - 512 MB | 1.5 GB | 10.3 | Panther | ? | 128 MB | | 1.5 GB | 10.4 | Tiger | $129.95 | 256 MB | 128 MB - 1 GB | 3 GB | 10.5 | Leopard | $129 | 512 MB | | 9 GB | 10.6 | Snow Leopard | $29 | 1 GB | | 5 GB | 10.7 | Lion | $29.99 | 2 GB | | 7 GB | 10.8 | Mountain Lion | $19.99 | 2 GB | | 8 GB | 10.9 | Mavericks | Free | 2 GB | | 8 GB | 10.10 | Yosemite | Free | 2 GB | | 8 GB |


Mac OS X 10.0 - 10.10 Supported hardware (processors)

Version | Supported hardware ---|--- 10.0 | G3, G3 B&W, G4, G4 Cube, iMac, PowerBook G3 (except for the original "Kanga" model), PowerBook G4, iBook 10.1 | G3, G4, G4 Cube, iMac G3, iMac DV, eMac, PowerBook, iBook 10.2 | G3, G4 or G5 (at least 233 MHz) 10.3 | G3, G4, or G5 processor (at least 233 MHz); built-in USB (New World ROM) 10.4 | G3, G4, G5 (at least 300 MHz); built-in Firewire 10.5 | Intel, PowerPC G5, or G4 (at least 867 MHz) 10.6 | Intel 10.7 | Intel Core 2 Duo, Core i3, Core i5, Core i7, or Xeon processor 10.8 | mid-2007 or newer iMac, aluminum MacBook, 2009 or newer polycarbonate MacBook, 2007 or newer MacBook Pro, late-2008 or newer MacBook Air, 2009 or newer Mac Mini, 2008 or newer Mac Pro, 2009 Xserve 10.9 | mid-2007 or newer iMac, aluminum MacBook, 2009 or newer polycarbonate MacBook, 2007 or newer MacBook Pro, late-2008 or newer MacBook Air, 2009 or newer Mac Mini, 2008 or newer Mac Pro, 2009 Xserve 10.10 | mid-2007 or newer iMac, aluminum MacBook, 2009 or newer polycarbonate MacBook, 2007 or newer MacBook Pro, late-2008 or newer MacBook Air, 2009 or newer Mac Mini, 2008 or newer Mac Pro, 2009 Xserve


Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah

Version | Build | Release | Darwin Version --- | --- | --- | --- 10.0 | 4K78 | March 24, 2001 | 1.3.1 | 10.0.1 | 4L13 | April 14, 2001 | 1.3.1 | 10.0.2 | 4P12 | May 1, 2001 | 1.3.1 | 10.0.3 | 4P13 | May 9, 2001 | 1.3.1 | 10.0.4 | 4Q12 | June 21, 2001 | 1.3.1 |


Mac OS X 10.1 Puma

Version | Build | Release | Darwin Version --- | --- | --- | --- 10.1 | 5G64 | September 25, 2001 | 1.4.1 | 10.1.1 | 5M28 | November 12, 2001 | 5.1 | 10.1.2 | 5P48 | December 21, 2001 | 5.2 | 10.1.3 | 5Q45 | February 19, 2002 | 5.3 | 10.1.4 | 5Q125 | April 17, 2002 | 5.4 | 10.1.5 | 5S60 | June 5, 2002 | 5.5 |


Mac OS X 10.2 Jaguar

Version | Build | Release | Darwin Version --- | --- | --- | --- 10.2 | 6C115 | August 24, 2002 | 6.0 | 6C115a | | 10.2.1 | 6D52 | September 18, 2002 | 6.1 10.2.2 | 6F21 | November 11, 2002 | 6.2 10.2.3 | 6G30 | December 19, 2002 | 6.3 | 6G37 | | | 6G50 | | 10.2.4 | 6I32 | February 13, 2003 | 6.4 10.2.5 | 6L29 | April 10, 2003 | 6.5 10.2.6 | 6L60 | May 6, 2003 | 6.6 10.2.7 | 6R65 | September 22, 2003 | 6.7 10.2.8 | 6R73 | October 3, 2003 | 6.8 | 6S90 | |


Mac OS X 10.3 Panther

Version | Build | Release | Darwin Version --- | --- | --- | --- 10.3 | 7B85 | October 24, 2003 | 7.0 | 7B86 | | 10.3.1 | 7C107 | November 10, 2003 | 7.1 10.3.2 | 7D24 | December 17, 2003 | 7.2 | 7D28 | | 10.3.3 | 7F44 | March 15, 2004 | 7.3 10.3.4 | 7H63 | May 26, 2004 | 7.4 10.3.5 | 7M34 | August 9, 2004 | 7.5 10.3.6 | 7R28 | November 5, 2004 | 7.6 10.3.7 | 7S215 | December 15, 2004 | 7.7 10.3.8 | 7U16 | February 9, 2005 | 7.8 10.3.9 | 7W98 | April 15, 2005 | 7.9


Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger

Version | Build | Release | Darwin Version --- | --- | --- | --- 10.4 | 8A428 | April 29, 2005 | 8.0 | 8A432 | | 10.4.1 | 8B15 | May 16, 2005 | 8.1 | 8B17 | May 19, 2005 | 10.4.2 | 8C46 | July 12, 2005 | 8.2 | 8C47 | | 8E102 | 8E102 | October 12, 2005 | | 8E45 | October 19, 2005 | | 8E90 | | 10.4.3 | 8F46 | October 31, 2005 | 8.3 10.4.4 | 8G32 | January 10, 2006 | 8.4 | 8G1165 | | 10.4.5 | 8H14 | February 14, 2006 | 8.5 | 8G1454 | | 10.4.6 | 8I127 | April 3, 2006 | 8.6 | 8I1119 | | 10.4.7 | 8J135 | June 27, 2006 | 8.7 | 8J2135a | | | 8K1079 | August 7, 2006 | | 8N5107 | | 10.4.8 | 8L127 | September 29, 2006 | 8.8 | 8L2127 | | 10.4.9 | 8P135 | March 13, 2007 | 8.9 | 8P2137 | | 10.4.10 | 8R218 | June 20, 2007 | 8.10 | 8R2218 | | | 8R2232 | | 10.4.11 | 8S165 | November 14, 2007 | 8.11 | 8S2167 | |


Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard

Version | Build | Release | Darwin Version --- | --- | --- | --- 10.5 | 9A581 | October 26, 2007 | 9.0 10.5.1 | 9B18 | November 15, 2007 | 9.1 10.5.2 | 9C31 | February 11, 2008 | 9.2 | 9C7010 | | 10.5.3 | 9D34 | May 28, 2008 | 9.3 10.5.4 | 9E17 | June 30, 2008 | 9.4 10.5.5 | 9F33 | September 15, 2008 | 9.5 10.5.6 | 9G55 | December 15, 2008 | 9.6 | 9G66 | January 6, 2009 | 10.5.7 | 9J61 | May 12, 2009 | 9.7 10.5.8 | 9L30 | August 5, 2009 | 9.8


Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard

Version | Build | Release | Darwin Version --- | --- | --- | --- 10.6 | 10A432 | August 28, 2009 | 10.0 | 10A433 | | 10.6.1 | 10B504 | September 10, 2009 | 10.1 10.6.2 | 10C540 | November 9, 2009 | 10.2 10.6.3 | 10D573 | March 29, 2010 | 10.3 | 10D575 | April 1, 2010 | | 10D578 | April 13, 2010 | 10.6.4 | 10F569 | June 15, 2010 | 10.4 10.6.5 | 10H574 | November 10, 2010 | 10.5 10.6.6 | 10J567 | January 6, 2011 | 10.6 10.6.7 | 10J869 | March 21, 2011 | 10.7 | 10J3250 | March 21, 2011 | | 10J4138 | May 4, 2011 | 10.6.8 | 10K540 | June 23, 2011 | 10.8 | 10K549 | July 25, 2011 |


Mac OS X 10.7 Lion

Version | Build | Release | Darwin Version --- | --- | --- | --- 10.7 | 11A511 | July 20, 2011 | 11.0 | 11A511s | August 16, 2011 | | 11A2061 | July 20, 2011 | 11.0.2 | 11A2063 | | 10.7.1 | 11B26 | August 16, 2011 | 11.1.0 | 11B2118 | | 10.7.2 | 11C74 | October 12, 2011 | 11.2 10.7.3 | 11D50 | February 1, 2012 | 11.3 10.7.4 | 11E53 | May 9, 2012 | 11.4 10.7.5 | 11G56 | September 19, 2012 | 11.4.2 | 11G63 | October 4, 2012 |


OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

Version | Build | Release | Darwin Version --- | --- | --- | --- 10.8 | 12A269 | July 25, 2012 | 12.0 10.8.1 | 12B19 | August 23, 2012 | 12.1 10.8.2 | 12C54 | September 19, 2012 | 12.2 | 12C60 | October 4, 2012 | | 12C2034 | October 23, 2012 | | 12C3104 | November 29, 2012 | 10.8.3 | 12D78 | March 14, 2013 | 12.3 10.8.4 | 12E55 | June 4, 2013 | 12.4 | 12E3067 | June 10, 2013 | | 12E4022 | September 25, 2013 | 10.8.5 | 12F37 | September 12, 2013 | 12.5 | 12F45 | October 3, 2013 |


OS X 10.9 Mavericks

Version | Build | Release | Darwin Version --- | --- | --- | --- 10.9 | 13A603 | October 22, 2013 | 13.0 10.9.1 | 13B42 | December 16, 2013 | 13.0 10.9.2 | 13C64 | February 25, 2014 | 13.1 10.9.3 | 13D65 | May 15, 2014 | 13.2 10.9.4 | 13E28 | June 30, 2014 | 13.3.0 10.9.5 | 13F34 | September 17, 2014 | 13.4.0


OS X 10.10 Yosemite

Version | Build | Release | Darwin Version --- | --- | --- | --- 10.10 | 14A389 | October 16, 2014 | 14.0 10.10.1 | 14B25 | November 17, 2014 | 14.0 10.10.2 | 14C106a | Preview available only | 14.1


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