Mac OS X Design Evolution

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Mac OS X Logos (2001-2019)

Mac OS X Logos (2001-2019)
Source: wikipedia.org

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah (2001)

Mac OS X 10.0 Happy Mac Loading Screen (2001)

Mac OS X 10.0 Happy Mac Loading Screen (2001)
Source: virtuallyfun.com

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Loading Screen (2001)

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Loading Screen (2001)
Source: virtuallyfun.com

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah About This Mac (2001)

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah About This Mac (2001)
Source: virtuallyfun.com

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Finder (2001)

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Finder (2001)
Source: arstechnica.com

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Finder Column View (2001)

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Finder Column View (2001)
Source: fandom.com

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Internet Explorer 5.1 (2001)

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Internet Explorer 5.1 (2001)
Source: virtuallyfun.com

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Mail App (2001)

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Mail App (2001)
Source: virtuallyfun.com

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Quicktime Player (2001)

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Quicktime Player (2001)
Source: virtuallyfun.com

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Sherlock Search App (2001)

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah Sherlock Search App (2001)
Source: virtuallyfun.com

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah iTools (2001)

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah iTools (2001)
Source: virtuallyfun.com

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah System Preferences and Applications (2001)

Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah System Preferences and Applications (2001)
Source: macrumors.com

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther (2003)

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Gray Boot Screen (2003)

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Gray Boot Screen (2003)
Source: wordpress.com

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Loading Screen (2003)

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Loading Screen (2003)
Source: toastytech.com

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Login/Shutdown Screen (2003)

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Login/Shutdown Screen (2003)
Source: Gadget Unit TV

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Finder/Applications and About This Mac (2003)

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Finder/Applications and About This Mac (2003)
Source: fandom.com

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Safari Browser with Slashdot (2003)

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Safari Browser with Slashdot (2003)
Source: toastytech.com

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Quicktime App (2003)

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Quicktime App (2003)
Source: Gadget Unit TV

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Desktop and Screen Saver Settings (2003)

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Desktop and Screen Saver Settings (2003)
Source: Gadget Unit TV

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Chess and Stickies (2003)

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Chess and Stickies (2003)
Source: toastytech.com

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther System Preferences (2003)

Mac OS X 10.3 Panther System Preferences (2003)
Source: Gadget Unit TV

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard (2009)

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard About Dialog (Italian) (2009)

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard About Dialog (Italian) (2009)
Source: wikipedia.org

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Exposé (2009)

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Exposé (2009)
Source: medium.com

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Safari Browser with NY Times Website (2009)

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Safari Browser with NY Times Website (2009)
Source: interlacedinc

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Dashboard Feature (2009)

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Dashboard Feature (2009)
Source: interlacedinc

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Finder Cover Flow (2009)

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Finder Cover Flow (2009)
Source: 512pixels.net

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Front Row (2009)

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Front Row (2009)
Source: alternativeto.net

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard System Preferences (2009)

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard System Preferences (2009)
Source: arstechnica.com

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Installer (2009)

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Installer (2009)
Source: totoku.info

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks (2013)

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks About Dialog (2013)

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks About Dialog (2013)
Source: dimaspratama20.com

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Desktop (2013)

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Desktop (2013)
Source: theverge.com

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Launchpad (2013)

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Launchpad (2013)
Source: 9to5mac.com

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Safari Browser Top Sites (2013)

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Safari Browser Top Sites (2013)
Source: 9to5mac.com

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Calendar (2013)

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Calendar (2013)
Source: 9to5mac.com

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Apple Maps Standard Imagery (2013)

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Apple Maps Standard Imagery (2013)
Source: thesweetsetup.com

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Apple Maps Satellite Imagery (2013)

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Apple Maps Satellite Imagery (2013)
Source: 9to5mac.com

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks System Preferences (2013)

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks System Preferences (2013)
Source: 9to5mac.com

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Installation Screen (2013)

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Installation Screen (2013)
Source: lifewire.com

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite - Flat Design (2014)

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Loading Screen (2014)

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Loading Screen (2014)
Source: idownloadblog.com

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Desktop and System Information Dialog (2014)

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Desktop and System Information Dialog (2014)
Source: tactig.comm

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Today Desktop Feature (2014)

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Today Desktop Feature (2014)
Source: theverge.com

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite iCloud in Finder (2014)

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite iCloud in Finder (2014)
Source: osxdaily.com

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Safari and Messages (2014)

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Safari and Messages (2014)
Source: osxdaily.com

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Safari Top Sites (2014)

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Safari Top Sites (2014)
Source: osxdaily.com

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Facetime App (2014)

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Facetime App (2014)
Source: osxdaily.com

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Spotlight Search (2014)

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Spotlight Search (2014)
Source: osxdaily.com

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite System Preferences (2014)

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite System Preferences (2014)
Source: apple.com

Mac OS X 10.10 Installation Screen (2014)

Mac OS X 10.10 Installation Screen (2014)
Source: lifewire.com

macOS 10.14 Mojave - Hello Dark Mode (2018)

macOS 10.14 Mojave Bootup Screen (2018)

macOS 10.14 Mojave Bootup Screen (2018)
Source: geekrar.com

macOS 10.14 Mojave Login Screen (2018)

macOS 10.14 Mojave Login Screen (2018)
Source: arstechnica.com

macOS 10.14 Mojave About Dialog (2018)

macOS 10.14 Mojave About Dialog (2018)
Source: 512pixels.net

macOS 10.14 Mojave Dark Mode Desktop (2018)

macOS 10.14 Mojave Dark Mode Desktop (2018)
Source: reddit.com

macOS 10.14 Light/Dark Mode Chooser (2018)

macOS 10.14 Light/Dark Mode Chooser (2018)
Source: Version Museum

macOS 10.14 Mojave Light Mode Desktop (2018)

macOS 10.14 Mojave Light Mode Desktop (2018)
Source: hexo.lipf.tech

macOS 10.14 Mojave Application Icons in Finder (2018)

macOS 10.14 Mojave Application Icons in Finder (2018)
Source: computerworld.com

macOS 10.14 Mojave Finder Gallery View (2018)

macOS 10.14 Mojave Finder Gallery View (2018)
Source: cnet.com

macOS 10.14 Mojave System Preferences and Apple Maps (2018)

macOS 10.14 Mojave System Preferences and Apple Maps (2018)
Source: arstechnica.com

macOS 10.14 Mojave General Preferences (2018)

macOS 10.14 Mojave General Preferences (2018)
Source: arstechnica.com

macOS 10.14 Mojave Desktop and Screen Saver Preferences (2018)

macOS 10.14 Mojave Desktop and Screen Saver Preferences (2018)
Source: arstechnica.com

Next: Classic Mac OS

See our illustrated design evolution of classic Mac OS from 1984 to 2001, showing the timeline of System 1 to System 9.

Also, if you're an Apple fan, see our article on what Apple.com used to look like - 25 years of design history of the Apple.com website.

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