iMac late 2009 phone calls & SMS

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  1. Marcospike86 macrumors newbie

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    Hi, everyone i'm new on this forum nice to meet you.
    I'll buy next iPhone 6s so the question is can I make calls and send SMS with my iMac or my bluetooth version is too old and not supported?
    Thanks, Marco
     
  2. Spink10 macrumors 601

    Spink10

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    Yes - https://support.apple.com/kb/PH18947?locale=en_US

    I personally have used the SMS feature on a 2008 iMac.

    Handoff and Instant Hotspot
    Supported by the following Mac models:

    • MacBook Air (2012 or later)

    • MacBook Pro (2012 or later)

    • iMac (2012 or later)

    • Mac mini (2012 or later)

    • Mac Pro (late 2013)
    Handoff and Instant Hotspot work with iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with iOS 8 and the Lightning connector.

    Phone Calling and SMS
    Requires iPhone with iOS 8 and a Mac with OS X Yosemite. Requires activated carrier plan.

    AirDrop
    AirDrop between OS X and iOS is supported by the following Mac models:

    • MacBook Air (2012 or later)

    • MacBook Pro (2012 or later)

    • iMac (2012 or later)

    • Mac mini (2012 or later)

    • Mac Pro (Late 2013)
    AirDrop to iOS devices requires iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with iOS 7 and the Lightning connector.

    AirDrop between two Mac computers is supported by the following Mac models:

    • MacBook Pro (late 2008 or later)*

    • MacBook Air (late 2010 or later)

    • MacBook (late 2008 or later)*

    • Mac (early 2009 or later)

    • Mac mini (mid 2010 or later)

    • Mac Pro (early 2009 with AirPort Extreme card, or mid 2010 or later)
    * The MacBook Pro (17-inch, late 2008) and the white MacBook (late 2008) do not support AirDrop.
     
  3. Marcospike86 thread starter macrumors newbie

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  5. Spink10 macrumors 601

    Spink10

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    Yes you can.
     

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