|Dec 12, 2012, 05:49 PM||#1|
White MacBook that came with 10.5 can work with retail 10.6?
A coworker has a white MacBook - he is unsure as to when he bought it, but he said it's still running Leopard. As he bought an iPhone 5, he needs Snow Leopard. Will a retail version of SL be enough for the upgrade?
Current Macs: 2012 13" MBA | 2011 27" iMac
Current iOS: iPad 4 cellular 64GB | iPhone 5C 16GB
Retired: PowerBook G4 12" | eMac 700Mhz| iPhone 4S 16GB
|Dec 12, 2012, 09:46 PM||#2|
Unfortunately, that's not enough information for anyone here to be of any help. Get a screen shot of his 'About This Mac' screen (Apple -> About This Mac -> More Info...), or anything regarding the specs of the machine, and someone should be able to help you determine if it can run Snow Leopard.
Here's an example of the screen I'm referring to:
|Dec 12, 2012, 09:51 PM||#3|
Probably yes, it should have 2 GB of RAM though.
To find out, what exact Mac model you use, click > About This Mac > More Info > Hardware Overview:
To learn more about Mac OS X: Helpful Information for Any Mac User by GGJstudios
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