Apple Inc rolled macOS Catalina 10.15 this year, this version of Apple operating system is much interesting than the previous version of macOS. This version has consisted of many interesting features then macOS Mojave 10.14. With macOS Catalina 10.15 you can complete your experience overall with every portion of the operating system. About a week ago Apple rolled out its latest update for macOS Catalina 10.15.5. The expected issues from the user side are completely fixed in this update.
We are much close to the release date of the upcoming macOS operating system 10.16. On the other hand, Tim Cook and his teammate released the latest update of macOS Catalina 10.15.5 with the number of security updates and the addition of battery health software. In June 2020 Apple released the beta update for macOS Catalina 10.15.6 on its beta program site. Now officially you can get macOS Catalina 10.15.6 beta update from Apple beta developer program if you are signed in the beta program.
macOS Catalina 10.15.5 is now available here it won’t you any cost. But downloading macOS operating system dmg file sometimes it causes issues. More than that macOS Catalina is the best operating system that has consisted of awesome features. And macOS Catalina 10.15.5 has consisted of more fixes security issues, with a new addition of battery health software. Alongside, macOS Catalina 10.15 incredible features is Apple Music, Apple Podcasts, Apple TV, SideCar, Find My, New App Features, Screentime and many more. Below down you will have some review about the features of macOS Catalina 10.15
macOS Catalina 10.15.6 Features
macOS Catalina 10.15 is the operating system that runs on Mac computers. The macOS Catalina names were inspired by Santa Catalina Island located in the United States of America. In macOS Catalina 10.15 you will see lots of features changes than the previous operating systems. Apple Inc has eliminated the iTunes App, and split into three different Apps Music, Apple Podcasts, and TV.
- The functionality of new apps is similar to iTunes, but each of the App is working separately according to there features. Managing the device in macOS Catalina is still possible but through the finder app, you have managed it. Syncing option is changed in macOS Catalina, for syncing your device you can use the three following Apps, Apple TV, Apple Podcasts, and Music App.
- Using the Music App in macOS Catalina is much easier than the iTunes App. The best feature in the Music app that allows you to get full access to the Music library. All songs which you are listening to in iTunes, now you can use it in the Music App.
- Apple TV is the new App in macOS Catalina 10.15 that offers you the best Videos, Movies, and TV Shows. It is the first time the Apple TV app supports 4K Videos.
- Podcast is a simple App, but for those who watch Podcasts, videos are useful. For the users who were using iTunes, now they can sync their favorite podcasts in Podcasts App.
- SideCar: SideCar is one the most advanced feature in macOS Catalina 10.15 there preferred by most users. SideCar gives you the ability yo turn your iPad screen into a second screen display in your Mac in macOS Catalina. SideCar is the best tool for those who love painting using the Apps, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator by using the Apple Pencil.
- macOS Catalina 10.15 security performance is the best ever, it ramps the security in macOS Catalina, and GateKeeper. It automatically detect and fix the known apps issues. While installing apps on your computer it will ask your permission before the installation.
- Apple Watch: Now using your Apple watch you get set up the lock and unlock your Mac using your watch. Improve your security of your Mac PC using your Apple Watch. For the first time using the Apple Watch can get your security better.
- Find My is available in iPadOS and iOS 13, Find My app has the ability feature to track devices when they are offline also.
- Now Screentime is available in macOS Catalina 10.15, which allows you to track the usages of all your devices.
macOS Catalina 10.15.5 Added features
- Fixes issue that may prevent reminders from sending notifications for recurring reminders
- Fixes issue for addresses that may prevent entry to login screen.
- Fixed issue where system preferences that show you the notification after installing update of macOS Catalina.
- Resolved issues where camera built-in camera may not be detected
- Fixes the issue when uploading or downloading media from iCloud when Mac is sleep.
- Fixes the issue when transferring large amount of data to RAID volumes
- Fixes issues to reduce motions accessibility in FaceTime call group
macOS Catalina 10.15 supports the following Mac computers
If you want to install macOS Catalina 10.15 on your Mac PC, before that be sure that your computer is compatible with the following Macs.
- Late 2015 27″ iMac or newer
- 2017 iMac Pro
- Mid 2016 MacBook Pro or newer
- Late 2018 Mac Mini or newer
- Late 2018 MacBook Air or newer
- Late 2016 MacBook or newer
- 2019 Mac Pro
Download macOS Catalina 10.15.6 (10.15.5) DMG file
Downloading macOS Catalina 10.15.5 latest version from Mac App Store it will take time. You might the idea that downloading process will take time, because its size is 6GB or more than that. We have divided macOS Catalina 10.15.5 version into 5 parts in order to take less time. Over ahead and download all the parts move them into a folder. After that, move for extracting you need the app like WinRAR or 7zip to extract the dmg file. To download macOS Catalina latest version you need to have a nice internet connection, as I mentioned the size of the dmg file above.
Currently, if you are using macOS Catalina 10.15.5 update on your PC, then navigate to Mac App Store update it to macOS Catalina 10.15.6 update. Newly Apple launched the latest update of macOS Catalina this month. Or you can download macOS Catalina 10.15.6 dmg file from the below-down link.
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Officially, macOS Catalina 10.15.5. update has been created by WikiKeep. And uploaded to one of the online storage called MediaFire. So, you can download macOS Catalina 10.15.5 (19F96) update from there.
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Install macOS Catalina 10.15 on VMware & VirtualBox
If you are a Windows 10 user then easily you can test macOS Catalina or any other macOS operating on your Windows PC. Or if you are a Mac user want to be sure about the security performance of a macOS operating system before testing on your actual Mac PC. You can test it on your Windows PC also for being sure about the security issues.
On the other hand, if you are using Kali Linux, Ubuntu, Zorin OX, also you can install on VMware or VirtualBox virtually. For that, firstly you have to create macOS Catalina 10.15 Virtual Machine Disk image. After that, you need to need to have a better PC that should run Virtual Machines properly and fast. Virtual machines will run another operating system at the same time on your actual system. In that case, you need to have a better reliable computer. Alongside we have covered all the processes of installing macOS Catalina on VMware and VirtualBox step by step guide, then check out the below link to get access to the installation process.
- How to Install macOS Catalina 10.15 on VMware on Windows PC
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Create macOS Catalina 10.15 Installer USB Drive
For a clean installation of macOS Catalina 10.15 on a Mac or Macintosh PC. You need to create an installer USB drive. As we have experienced several ways of creating a USB installer drive, and two methods give us a positive result.
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