How to identify which Apple Mac Computer I have – model number, year made, serial number and macOS version
How to identify my Apple Mac Computer model number:
Apple Mac Computer includes: MacBook, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, iMac, iMac Pro, Mac Pro and Mac mini.
If your Apple Mac is damaged and you wish to send MacBook repair, often Singapore Mac repair shop or technician will ask for the details of your Apple Mac device when you call/email them. Recommended two ways to identify your Apple Mac model number:
1. If your Mac packaging box is still with you, you may look out for the model number directly from the box.
Example: MacBook Pro
2. Identify Mac model number via Mac serial number, the steps as follow.
If your Mac computer is still able to power on and you are able to enter the OS X / macOS system, you may follow the steps as below.
Click on the Apple Logo on the top left hand corner, choose “About This Mac”
The window pops up lists your Mac computer’s details including your Mac computer serial number.
Select, highlight and copy the serial number.
Enter the Apple official website as below, to input the serial number.
3. What to do when my Mac is not able to switch on and how can I identify the model and serial number?
MacBook: Its engraved and located at the bottom case. – Apple official website MacBook models.
MacBook Air: The serial number is can be found at the bottom case when you flip over. – Apple official website MacBook Air models.
MacBook Pro: Same as other MacBook models its located at the bottom case. – Apple official website MacBook Pro models.
iMac: Its can be found on the base of your iMac stand, carefully lay down and you should be able to located it. – visit Apple official website iMac models.
Mac Pro: It can be found on the back case of your Mac Pro. – Apple official website Mac Pro models.
Mac mini: Its engraved at the bottom case of your Mac mini. – Apple official website Mac mini models.