Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard to be released this Friday, August 28
It’s official, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard will be available this Friday, August 28. Confirmed by Apple’s online store, the August 28 ship date is right in line with some earlier predictions. Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard is basically a finely tuned and optimized version of Mac OS X, it is noticeably faster than 10.5 and is a very worthwhile upgrade to all Mac users, especially given the price. You can pre-order Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard from Amazon.com for $29 and it will ship free to you as soon as Amazon has it in stock. Other options for purchase are the Mac Box Set for $169 which includes 10.6 Snow Leopard, iWork, and iLife, and the Mac OS X Snow Leopard Family Pack for up to 5 users.