macOS Sonoma, or macOS 14, is the twentieth and latest major release of macOS that was released on 26 September 2023. It was announced on 5 June 2023 at WWDC.
- Redesigned the Lock Screen.
- Added the ability to place Widgets on the desktop.
- Added the ability to access iPhone Widgets via Continuity.
- Added several new aerial screen savers, which seamlessly become the desktop wallpaper after signing in.
- Added profiles, private browsing enhancements, and the ability to save web apps to Safari with version 17.
- Added Game Mode, which automatically gives games top priority on the CPU and GPU, as well as dramatically reducing latency with wireless accessories.
- Added search filters, swipe to reply, and the catch-up arrow to iMessage.
- Enhancements to video conferencing with Presenter Overlay.
- Improvements to autocorrect and dictation.
- Added AutoFill for PDF files.
macOS Sonoma is compatible with the following Macs:
- iMac (2019 and later)
- iMac Pro (2017)
- MacBook Air (2018 and later)
- MacBook Pro (2018 and later)
- Mac mini (2018 and later)
- Mac Studio (2022 and later)
- Mac Pro (2019 and later)
Additionally, support for the BCM94360 wireless chipset found in earlier MacBook Air models has been removed.