Making wrong order on parts sometime quite costly is not my cup of tea. If the sticker is missing, you use the System Profiler for clues on matching specs. The About This Mac panel is the gateway to all the technical specifications as well as other useful information pertaining to your particular machine. On the left side of the screen, you'll see a visual representation of your drives, and on the right side of the screen you'll see information about each drive. MacBook Air 13-inch Models MacBook Air 13-inch, 1. From there users can go to the other pages on the Apple website to find detailed technical specifications.
A backup is your Mac's undo button. All information comes from a free public manufacturer database. So, for now no garantee of good result from Chipmunk or Apple. For example, my MacBook Pro's model identifier is: MacBookPro8,2. There is additional information as well.
If you're at all curious about the internal workings of your Mac, or you are in troubleshooting mode, consider perusing all the fascinating information available to you via the About This Mac functionality described in this article. Servicing instructions and procedures have also been revised. But there is more to this than concern for hardware parts compatibility. Once the system detects what type of Apple device you have, it will add it to your device list below and give detailed specs as well as links to order specific parts for your particular device. Information is based on serial number, results are approximate and may be incorrect.
Those who are looking for the original user manual of any device should visit. You should jot this number down, both for support reasons and perhaps for insurance purposes. Start typing in your model number i. All results are presented for educational purposes only. You will then see a field where you can enter the serial number, after which you will be shown the information specific to your Mac.
If you want to find out more about your graphics card, click System Report. On most iMac Models, this little visual guide is etched onto the bottom of the pedestal base. Lion and Mountain Lion users should note that you also have tabs for Support and for Service which provide more information specifically for your machine. When looking up the detailed information of an Apple devices it may be confusing to know the type of model like a late 2004 model, early 2005 model, June 2004 model, or a different one altogether. Go to the Apple menu and select About This Mac.
Thanks for the warning Model number is also a good hint. Getting back on topic… you get your official model designators by clicking on the More Info… button in the About This Mac panel. There's plenty more information available there, much of which is presented graphically - such as your data storage and memory configurations. This opens the legacy panel providing a complete readout of all technical specifications of your Mac. Any recommendations or advice would be greatly appreciated. This page will show when the year that the device was manufactured and when the Apple Care expires. Another option to find the detailed technical specifications for an iPhone, iPad, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro with Retina display or iMac by checking out this page.
It is called the Model Identifier. If the system is not able to detect your model, please submit any information you have on it, and we'll add it to our database. When servicing a Mac or purchasing parts and upgrades, there are a couple of important pieces of information to have at hand which help identify your specific Mac model. Service allows you to get all information about all Apple devices. So, where does one find all this critical information? A new window will pop up with an overview of your Mac's installed hardware. Everything you ever wanted to know about your graphics card. I think that it is important when parts like memory or hard disk are needed.
Besides, on almost all versions of this computer you will find this information in the About this Mac window. Can I read something about that from Apple? Here are a few tips to help you identify your MacBook Pro. From the drop-down menu, click About This Mac to open the System Information window. W88010010P0 in the box above. The box also lists the Apple part number it starts with M. For media drives, such as Blu-ray disc writers, you'll see a list of disc formats that the drive is capable of writing.
What is the proper method to find accurates specs by serial number. Apple serial number check, Mac serial Decoder. All product names, logos, and brands are property of their respective owners. The quickest way to find a summary of the Apple device is by checking the. For Lion and later, we can see a visual representation of our data storage.
Here, you will also find your Mac's serial number which is copyable text for later pasting elsewhere. It always takes a very specific form. Buy from our preferred vendors, including and. Now, go back to the Overview panel, and click on the System Report button. Just type your Apple device Serial Number and you will get information about model. Also the hardware test can give you a more accurate indication of some of the specs you have.