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Apple Releases MacBook Firmware Update To Address Rare Battery Issue

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Apple has released a new SMC firmware update for the MacBook, MacBook Pro, and MacBook Air. “This update addresses a rare issue on some Apple notebooks where a battery that has accumulated more than 1000 charge cycles may unexpectedly shut down or stop functioning,” according to Apple. This applies specifically to older batteries, but the update is recommended for all MacBook models.

You can find this new firmware update in the Mac App Store or download it directly from Apple’s website.

Apple Releases Thunderbolt Display Firmware Update With Bug Fixes

Apple Releases Thunderbolt Display Firmware Update With Bug Fixes

Apple has issued a firmware update for its professional-grade Thunderbolt Display. Update 1.1 brings minor bug fixes and stability improvements.

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Apple’s Recent Firmware Updates Enabled SATA 6Gbps Support in New MacBooks

Apple’s Recent Firmware Updates Enabled SATA 6Gbps Support in New MacBooks

Apple’s recent firmware updates were famous for preparing the company’s latest Thunderbolt-equipped Macs for the upcoming Thunderbolt Display. However, they also enabled one feature than Apple didn’t tell you: SATA 6Gbps support.

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