The macOS High Sierra update delivers new features to your Mac and upgrades some of the existing features from macOS Sierra so that you can do more with the computer you have.
The full macOS High Sierra release is set for the fall, but you can test out the macOS High Sierra beta today if you see a feature that you need to try. Just make sure you do these things before you upgrade and read our list of reasons you should try the High Sierra Beta and the reasons you shouldn’t. Here’s how to install the macOS High Sierra beta today.
Coming as a free upgrade to all Apple computers that support macOS Sierra the High Sierra update is packed full of important upgrades that will allow you to do more with your photos, browse the web better and with the right computers even explore Virtual Reality on your Mac.
Under the hood, Apple is switching up the way your Mac stores files to supercharge the speed of copying and moving files and taking new steps to better secure your privacy while browsing online.
If you have a MacBook with limited storage, and let’s be honest most of us do, you’ll benefit from new space saving techniques that will keep your videos looking great, but that will take up less space.
These are the new macOS High Sierra features and how they compare to macOS Sierra when applicable. You can test some features out in the beta, but most users will want to wait for the full release this fall.