macOS Big Sur, and transition to ARM

Discussion in 'macOS' started by Deleted member 1321202, Jun 23, 2020.

  1. Carlos Detweiller

    Carlos Detweiller MDL Spinning Tortoise

    Dec 21, 2012
    Hackintosh will eventually be down the drain. Probably a welcome side effect to them.
  2. cbsvitzer

    cbsvitzer MDL Member

    Feb 4, 2010
    My greatest concern is, that it will become a lot more difficult to write and distribute software to this platform
  3. I would agree with that statement, because ARM isn't as well-known as Intel. I suppose porting existing software/apps to it would be easy but I could be wrong. Although for now, the new release still supports Intel but I think from 2021 onwards it would be ARM only.

    Also, I completely forgot about Hackintoshes but I still remembered that Apple did not tolerate these at all. Maybe their big move was in response to them as well?