Mac is short for Macintosh, a brand of computers created and sold by Apple Inc. Apple currently produces several lines of Macintosh computers including the iMac, Mac mini, Mac Pro, MacBook Pro, and the MacBook Air,

All current Macs ship with Mac OS X. You can also install Windows or Linux through virtualization software, using an alternative boot loader, or Apple's provided "Boot Camp" utility.

This tag is for any and all questions that relate to the actual hardware. For operating system-related questions, use .

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