Macs running OS X 10.9 surface online

By Sameer Mitha | Updated 7 Nov 2012
Macs running OS X 10.9 surface online

Systems running OS X 10.9 have been making an appearance online in the past few weeks.

Apple Insider claims that over the past few weeks it has seen over 30 visits from systems listed as running OS X 10.9. The site goes on to say, “While such information can be faked, the growing number of appearances of systems claiming to run OS X 10.9 could indicate that Apple is already testing early betas of the next major update to its Mac operating system.”


It is likely that Apple is testing a new version of its OS considering the fact that the last two major updates were released on an annual basis. OS X 10.8, Mountain Lion launched in July 2012 and the iteration previous to that, OS X 10.7 Lion, was launched in July 2011. The iteration before that, OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard was launched in 2009.

If Apple is shifting its desktop OS trend to an annual upgrade cycle, we may see the next Mac OS, version 10.9 launch in 2013.

Apple’s OS X 10. 8 Mountain Lion is quite a successful OS, considering Apple saw 7 million upgrades in just two months.

If you are one who still hasn't upgraded to the new OS, you can take a look at some of the key features of the OS here.


Source: Apple Insider

Also read,


Sameer Mitha
Sameer Mitha lives for gaming and technology is his muse. When he isn’t busy playing with gadgets or video games he delves into the world of fantasy novels.

Recent Questions

How to install Mac OS X in my laptop using VMware??
Hari Ranga
Aug 26, 2014
Responses 2
Aditya Malpure
Aug 27, 2014
Ravi Arvind Rathod
Aug 27, 2014
Be the first one to post the comment
Post a New Comment
You must be signed in to post a comment