macOS 10.12.3 Download Released – Here’s How to Update
macOS 10.12.3 Sierra update has been released and is immediately available to download. Here's how you can update your Mac straight away.
macOS 10.12.3 Sierra Has Arrived - Install it Today on your Mac
It's a new day and a brand new macOS update has knocked on our doors. The obvious thing to do right now is install the update without giving it a second thought. Why? Because the update is packed with much-needed bug fixes and performance related enhancements.
Everything aside, you can download and install macOS 10.12.3 over the air directly from the Mac App Store. Start off by connecting your Mac to a WiFi network. Once done, launch the Mac App Store, click on the Updates tab at the top and download the update available there.
Remember, the download and install process will take quite a while depending on the model of your Mac. If you have one of the recent MacBook Pro notebooks, then thing will fly like Shadowfax. If you have something older, such as Mac mini with an HDD, then you might want to grab a coffee during the installation process. Nonetheless, everything will be complete within 30 minutes.
macOS 10.12.3 is a small update, therefore we will recommend taking the over the air route for installation. But if you are still looking to scrape off the maximum performance benefit from the update then you might consider opting for a clean installation of the OS. Start things off by taking a compete backup of your files then check out the links below.
- How to Create macOS Sierra Bootable USB Drive
- How to Clean Install macOS / OS X Without a USB Drive
- How to Clean Install macOS Sierra – Tutorial
- Update to macOS Sierra Without Losing Your Files – How to
Whether you have a new Mac or an old one, I highly recommend installing the latest update, until or unless you are sticking with something old just because you are reliant on a specific software. New updates tend to improve performance and offer features that enhance your overall workflow on a grand scale. In the case of 10.12.3, you can expect quite a bit of bug fixes and under the hood changes. While there are no new features in this release, but anything that gives performance a boost is recommended to have.
Let us know in the comments section if you updated to the latest release of macOS. If you haven't, then be sure to share your reasons with us.