What Mac computers is macOS Catalina compatible with

Mac computers compatible with macOS Catalina
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macOS Catalina was released to the public on 7th October 2019 marking as is the sixteenth major release of macOS, Apple Inc.’s desktop operating system for Macintosh computers. Before its release, it was preceded by macOS Mojave.

Here are the Mac computers that macOS Catalina is compatible with;

MacBook Pro

The least computer is MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2012) and the highest is MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2020, Two Thunderbolt 3 ports)

MacBook Air

The latest Macbook Air compatible with Catalina is MacBook Air (Retina, 13-inch, 2020) and the last is MacBook Air (11-inch, Mid 2012). Pretty much everything falling within is those years is compatible.


  • MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, 2017)
  • MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2016)
  • MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2015)

iMac Pro

iMac Pro 2017


The last compatible hardware is the iMac (21.5-inch, Late 2012)

Mac mini and Mac Pro

  • Mac mini (2018)
  • Mac mini (Late 2014)
  • Mac mini (Late 2012)

For Mac Pro, only two hardware compatibility that is Mac Pro 2019 and Mac Pro late 2013

  • Mac Pro (2019)
  • Mac Pro (Late 2013)

Conclusively macOS Catalina is compatible with a lot of MacBook Pros and MacBook Airs.

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