Apple Mac OS X for Mac

Apple Mac OS X for Mac

Average User Rating:
3.5
out of 109 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    10.6.1
  • Total Downloads:
    961,878
  • Date Added:
    Sep. 10, 2009
  • Price:
    Update; $29.00 to buy

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  • Current Version

    2.7

    out of 3 votes

    • 5 star 1
    • 4 star 0
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    • 2 star 1
    • 1 star 1
  • All Versions

    3.5

    out of 109 votes

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    • 4 star 16
    • 3 star 10
    • 2 star 10
    • 1 star 25
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1 stars

"BROKE MY COMPUTER!"

December 29, 2012  |  By missjax528

 |  Version: Apple Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8

Pros

ABSOLUTELY NONE!

Cons

I downloaded everything, it was going great, and then it restarted my computer automatically (as it was supposed to) and when it turned back on both my keyboard and trackpad are unresponsive. It is not a hardware problem, it is something internal that I cannot fix! I am so MAD because I had this computer for two days as a gift and now I have to tell them that I broke it.

Summary

I cannot even describe how mad I am right now! Your stupid fake software did something to my computer and it is unfixable! I am never downloading anything from this site ever again and I suggest that no one else does either!

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5 stars

"10.6.8 won't boot with iHome media Keyboard"

October 01, 2012  |  By tammie989

 |  Version: Apple Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8

Pros

10.6.8 won't boot with iHome media Keyboard

Cons

10.6.8 won't boot with iHome media Keyboard

Summary

10.6.8 won't boot with iHome media Keyboard

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4 stars

"Easy to use, Love Notification Center"

August 18, 2012  |  By pdillon10

 |  Version: Apple Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8

Pros

It is a minimal update from the last OS but I recommend getting it to stay up to date as well as to take advantage of some of its great new features. It is very easy to instal

Cons

I don't like how it does not come with updated versions of iPhoto, iMovie, and GarageBand.

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1 stars

"This is NOT Snow Leopard - it's just an update!"

August 12, 2012  |  By QuTi1

 |  Version: Apple Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8

Pros

It is probably just dandy if you already have Snow Leopard installed.

Cons

This was a waste of time.

Summary

This was a total waste of time. In giant letters it says, "Apple Mac OS X Snow Leopard for Mac." However, this is actually the upgrade for people who already have Snow Leopard.
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5 stars

"Great but slower than 10.7.3"

March 20, 2012  |  By rohanshah2302

 |  Version: Apple Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8

Pros

I just upgraded to lion a week ago and I found it faster and Snow Leopard was also quite fast compared to the rest of the rest of the OS's.

Cons

It is surely really quick in booting up and Lion the boot-up wasn't that fast as compared to Snow Leopard

Summary

Overall, it was great and I feel all the people in Leopard I suggest that you upgrade quickly.

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4 stars

"It is worth upgrading to Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8"

December 08, 2011  |  By sooners_niners

 |  Version: Apple Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8

Pros

Everything just runs better and smoother that ii did before the upgrade. I was worried it would take a long time to upgrade, but it took less than an hour. I was also worried about the upgrade messing with my printer drivers, applications I already had etc., but there was no problem.

Cons

I did notice I had trouble getting garage band to load, it kept saying it could not find a file in the sound library, but after I restarted the computer a couple of times, it has now started to work, who knows, I'm not very good with knowing how computers work, so I can't tell you why this happened, but it did.

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5 stars

"Powerful, friendly, safe but needs extras."

October 15, 2011  |  By LOW_NZ

 |  Version: Apple Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8

Pros

Better than lion (rosetta support).
Powerful and simple at the same time.

Cons

No icloud/find my mac support (yet)
More multi-touch gestures would be nice.

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1 stars

"Couldn't get it to boot."

August 14, 2011  |  By Windows7fan527

 |  Version: Apple Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8

Pros

No Idea because it wouldn't boot.

Cons

wouldn't boot

Summary

wouldn't boot

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4 stars

"10.6.8 won't boot with iHome media Keyboard"

June 25, 2011  |  By frank_fen

 |  Version: Apple Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8

Pros

It's an OSX upgrade

Cons

Won't boot with iHome USB keyboard

Summary

You cannot use the iHome iConnect media Keyboard - if you try, you'll get a darwiln Kernel Panic and a restart message. Once you unplug the Keyboard from the USB port, all is well. I've heard a rumour that iHome is working on a new driver.... we'll see.

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5 stars

"Great update!"

March 23, 2011  |  By juboku

 |  Version: Apple Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.7

Pros

Can now view videos on YouTube with Safari in 64 bit mode

Cons

Haven't found one yet

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 10.6.1
The 10.6.1 Update is recommended for all users running Mac OS X Snow Leopard and includes general operating system fixes that enhance the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac, including fixes for:

  • compatibility with some Sierra Wireless 3G modems
  • an issue that might cause DVD playback to stop unexpectedly
  • some printer compatibility drivers not appearing properly in the add printer browser
  • an issue that might make it difficult to remove an item from the Dock
  • instances where automatic account setup in Mail might not work
  • an issue where pressing cmd-opt-t in Mail brings up the special characters menu instead of moving a message
  • Motion 4 becoming unresponsive
General
Publisher Apple
Publisher web site http://www.apple.com/
Release Date September 10, 2009
Date Added September 10, 2009
Version 10.6.1
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Operating Systems & Updates
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.6, Macintosh, Mac OS X 10.6 Intel, Mac OS X 10.5 Intel, Mac OS X 10.5
Additional Requirements http://www.apple.com/macosx/specs.html
Download Information
File Size 452.25MB
File Name MacOSXUpd10.6.8.dmg
Popularity
Total Downloads 961,878
Downloads Last Week 2,742
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License Model Update
Limitations Not available
Price $29

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