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Apple Mac OS X v10.6.3 Snow Leopard Software Update - MC573Z/A

Abt Model: MC573ZA | UPC Code: 885909398751
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Apple Mac OS X v10.6.3 Snow Leopard Software Update - MC573ZA

Upgrade from Mac OS X Leopard with Snow Leopard, a simpler, more powerful, and more refined version of Mac OS X. It delivers a wide range of enhancements, next-generation technologies, out-of-the-box support for Microsoft Exchange Server, and new accessibility features. It's the world's most advanced operating system, finely tuned from installation to shutdown.

Features:

Better, Faster, Easier
Snow Leopard enhances your entire Mac experience. In ways big and small, it gets faster, more reliable, and easier to use.

  • Activate Exposé right from the Dock.
  • Wake from sleep and shut down your Mac faster than before.
  • Install it more quickly and get back 7GB of disk space.
  • Enjoy dozens more refinements for everything from iChat to Preview and more.

Next-Generation Technologies
New core technologies in Snow Leopard unleash the power of today's advanced hardware and prepare Mac OS X for future innovation.

  • 64-bit support, the next big step for the Mac. All key system applications are now 64-bit so they can take advantage of all the memory in your Mac.
  • Grand Central Dispatch, a revolutionary new way for software to get the most from multicore processors.
  • OpenCL, a new technology that unleashes the power of graphics processors to accelerate application performance.

QuickTime X
As the next generation of media players, it's built on new core technologies and advances modern media and Internet standards.

  • Watch your videos in a clean, uncluttered interface with the new QuickTime Player.
  • Record audio or video using the built-in iSight camera and microphone in your Mac.
  • Trim your media to the perfect length.
  • Easily publish your media to MobileMe or YouTube.

Out-of-the-Box support for Microsoft Exchange
Mac OS X Snow Leopard delivers built-in suppoert for the latest version of Microsoft Exchange Server, something even Windows PCs don't have.

  • Use your Mac at home and at work and have all your messages, meetings, and contacts in one place.
  • Easily set it up using the Autodiscovery feature in Exchange.
  • Use Mail, iCal, and Address Book to access your work email, calendars, and the
  • Take advantage of powerful Mac OS X features such as Spotlight, Quick Look, data detectors, and more.

Safari 4
The latest version of Apple's blazing-fast web browser delivers up to 50 percent faster JavaScript performance and is more resistant to crashes than ever.

  • Use Top Sites to view your favorite websites at a glance, see which ones have been updated, and visit them in a click.
  • Complete search queries as you type with built-in Google Suggest.
  • Flip through full-page previews of your browsing history in Cover Flow the same way you flip through album art in iTunes.

Universal Access
Every Mac comes with built-in technologies designed to help people with disabilities experience it. Innovations in Snow Leopard advance accessibility even further.

  • Control your Mac using gestures on your Multi-Touch trackpad. And when you drag your finger across the trackpad, VoiceOver speaks the items you touch so you know how they’re arranged on the screen.
  • Snow Leopard includes support for over 40 braille display models, including Bluetooth models.
  • New accessibility features make web browsing easier, faster, and more enjoyable.

System Requirements:

General

  • Mac computer with an Intel processor
  • 1GB of memory
  • 5GB of available disk space
  • DVD drive for installation
  • Some features require a compatible Internet service provider; fees may apply.
  • Some features require Apple’s MobileMe service; fees and terms apply.

Feature-Specific

  • Time Machine: requires an additional hard drive or Time Capsule (sold separately).
  • Photo Booth: requires an iSight camera (built in or external), USB video class (UVC) camera, or FireWire DV camcorder. Backdrop effects when using a DV camcorder require fixed focus, exposure, and white balance.
  • Boot Camp: requires Windows XP with Service Pack 2 or Windows Vista (sold separately).
  • Screen sharing: in iChat and the Finder requires a 128-Kbps Internet connection (300 Kbps recommended).
  • DVD Player: requires a 1.6GHz processor or faster for improved deinterlacing.
  • iChat:
    • Audio chats require a microphone and a 56-Kbps Internet connection.
    • Video chats require an iSight camera (built in or external), USB video class (UVC) camera, or FireWire DV camcorder; and a 128-Kbps upstream and downstream Internet connection.
    • Backdrop effects when using a DV camcorder require fixed focus, exposure, and white balance.
    • Some iChat features offer better performance and quality with higher system capabilities. More details
  • Exchange Support: requires Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1 Update Rollup 4. Auto-setup requires enabling the Autodiscovery feature of Microsoft Exchange Server.
  • QuickTime X movie capture: requires iSight camera (built-in or external), USB video class (UVC) camera, or FireWire DV camcorder.
  • QuickTime H.264 hardware acceleration: requires a Mac with an NVIDIA 9400M graphics processor.
  • Developer tools: require 1GB of memory and an additional 3GB of available disk space.
  • OpenCL: requires one of the following graphics cards or graphics processors:
    • NVIDIA GeForce 9400M, GeForce 9600M GT, GeForce 8600M GT, GeForce GT 120, GeForce GT 130, GeForce GTX 285, GeForce 8800 GT, GeForce 8800 GS, Quadro FX 4800, Quadro FX5600
    • ATI Radeon 4850, Radeon 4870
  • 64-bit support: requires a Mac with a 64-bit processor.
  • Grand Central Dispatch: requires a Mac with a multicore processor.

What's in the Box:

  • Installation DVD
  • Printed and Electronic Documentation

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 1 lbs
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Pros

  • Easy To Install
  • Easy To Navigate
  • Manages Software Collaboration Well
  • Useful Features

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Educational Purposes
    • Home
    • Multimedia

    Comments about Apple MC573Z/A:

    Easy to install and use.

    Service and delivery comments:

    Prompt delivery.
    Good condition
    Customer service was great!

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
    • Computer Platform:
    • Mac

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