🚀 TipOff #30: How to Find Your Mac’s Model Identifier Number

Sometimes it’s not good enough to simply know that you have a 15″ Macbook Pro from—I dunno—2012? No, maybe it’s 2013… I can’t remember…

That’s the problem if you are searching online for a memory upgrade or talking with Apple support, etc. You need the Model Identifier. Here’s where it is:

Apple > About This Mac > System Report

Screen shot of Apple menu with "About this Mac" selected

In the right pane, under “Hardware Overview” your Model Identifier will be listed (along with several other interesting tidbits of information).

Screenshot of About This Mac window
Screenshot of Mac System Report with hardware overview and Model Identifier


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