Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) might release its latest Mac operating system, the OS X 10.9 Mavericks by the end of October. There had been reports that the new desktop operating system will be available this month, together with the iOS 7, which is integrated in the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C.
Apple yet to confirm the release
The tech giant has not confirmed any of these reports, but it previously stated that the OS X 10.9 Mavericks along with the new Mac Pro will be available this fall. The reported October release of the new Mac operating system was first reported by 9to5Mac based on information from sources who claimed knowledge about the plans of Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL).
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) revealed the Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks during the 24th Annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco in June. The new operating system was named after the famous surfing competition in Half Moon Bay, California. According to the tech giant, Mavericks OS offers over 200 features, such as enhanced multi-display support, as well as performance and energy saving capability.
Observers in the technology industry are assuming that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) will release Mavericks OS one day prior to reporting its fourth quarter financial results, given the fact that its previous operating systems, the OS X Lion and OS X Mountain Lion were released during such a period.
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) released a beta phase of the Mavericks OS for developers during the WWDC, and the most recent developer preview with several improvements in performance, compared with the previous versions of the operating system, became available earlier this week. Observers believe that the availability of the latest developer previews is an indication that the tech giant will soon launch the product to the public.
On Tuesday, September 10, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) will hold a special event. The company is expected to showcase its latest flagship iPhone and its low-cost iPhone. There are also speculations that the tech giant will introduce a new Apple TV. There is a great possibility that the Mavericks OS, iMac, Mac Pro, and MacBook Pro will be released next week.