OS X 10.11 El Capitan is released today

OS X 10.11 El Capitan is released today

Today – 30 September 2015 – is the release date for OS X 10.11 El Capitan.

This seems more of an ‘under-the-hood’ release, with most of the improvements being performance-related, similar to the recent iOS 9 update.

Main Features of OS X 10.11 El Capitan

  • Performance improvements
  • San Francisco font – as in iOS 9
  • Mission Control overhauled
  • Split View introduced
  • Spotlight improvements – more sources searched, natural language search
  • Notes app overhauled
  • Mail improvements
  • Safari 9, including “pinned tabs”
  • Maps – public transport maps and directions
  • Metal graphics API
  • System Integrity Protection

Related Links

Apple https://www.apple.com/uk/osx/elcapitan-preview/
Ars Technica review http://arstechnica.com/apple/2015/09/os-x-10-11-el-capitan-the-ars-technica-review/
Mac World http://www.macworld.co.uk/feature/mac-software/mac-os-x-el-capitan-release-date-launch-features-specs-3594193/

2017-01-10T21:24:28+00:00September 30th, 2015|Categories: Apple, iMac, OSX|Tags: , , , , , |