Hot topic is that Apple’s latest version of Mac operating system – OS X 10.9.3 Mavericks can release any time now, and as we have seen the eighth beta build 13D55 for OS X 10.9.3 seeded to registered developers a couple of days ago and today, it’s being reported that Apple is close to official launch of OS X Mavericks 10.9.3 to the public. Full and final details after this break!
Apple through its Seed programs given a chance to test the OS X Mavericks 10.9.3 seeds for non-developers as well and give feedback on the latest features and enhancements to be added, and the latest reports are suggesting that Apple is happy with the progression of the test firmware and will be in a position to publicly release the update pretty soon.
The public availability of the developer restricted software will mark the third point release in Mavericks’ history. Back in October 2013, the current-generation Mac OS was initially launched to much praise, with Apple showing great willingness to improve on the solid base that the software initially provided.
In fact the signs that Apple software is almost ready for public primetime, and that the company has wasted no time in following up Tuesday’s 10.9.3 developer seed by releasing a newer internal build to developers, with build number 13D55.
Apple seems to be very happy with the stability and function of the software, and with the latest build provided to internal Apple employees for test also proved with a set of release notes that has also been an indication in the past that a public release is imminent. Below is the official release notes, which also gives us a chace to see the change-log:
“The OS X Mavericks 10.9.3 Update is recommended for all OS X Mavericks users. It improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac.This update:
- Improved 4K display support on Mac Pro (Late 2013) and MacBook Pro with 15-inch Retina display (Late 2013)
- Adds the ability to sync contacts and calendars between a Mac and iOS Device using a USB connection
- Improves the reliability of VPN connections using IPsec
- Includes Safari 7.0.3
The main focus on areas of OS X 10.9.3 beta builds include graphics drivers, audio, Safari, Mail and Contacts & Calendar syncing over USB in iTunes. Finally, a new version of the Safari Web browser,USB contacts and calendar synchronization as well as a vastly improved system for supporting connected 4K displays; Mac OS X 10.9.3 will be with us all soon, and a great time to update for Mavericks users.