Which MacBook Do I Have?


With there being many different MacBook models available from Apple over the years, including the Air and the Pro, identifying which MacBook you have can be tricky at times. Our guide will help you to identify which MacBook, MacBook Air or MacBook Pro you have by using the model number as the identifier.

Identifying your MacBook Using ‘Model Numbers’

MacBook model numbers are often found on the underside, making identification quick and easy.



Year Model Number
MacBook Pro 14-inch 2021 A2442
MacBook Pro 16-inch 2021 A2485
MacBook Pro M1 13-inch 2020 A2338
MacBook Air M1 13-inch 2020 A2337
MacBook Pro 13-inch 2020 A2289, A2251
MacBook Air 13-inch Early 2020 A2179
MacBook Pro 16-inch (With TouchBar) Late 2019 A2141
MacBook Air 13-inch Late 2018-2019 A1932
MacBook Pro 13-inch (Without TouchBar) Late 2016-2019 A1708
MacBook Pro 15-inch (With TouchBar) Late 2016 – 2019 A1707, A1990
MacBook Pro 13-inch (With TouchBar) Late 2016 – 2019 A1706, A1989, A2159
MacBook 12-inch Retina 2015-2019 A1534
MacBook Pro Retina 13-inch 2012-2015 A1502, A1425
MacBook Pro Retina 15-inch 2012-2015 A1398
MacBook Air 13-inch 2010-2018 A1466, A1369
MacBook Air 11-inch 2010-2017 A1465, A1370
MacBook Pro 15-inch 2008-2012 A1286
MacBook Pro 13-inch 2008-2012 A1278
MacBook 2006-2010 A1181

Identifying your MacBook Using ‘About This Mac’

An alternative way to find out which MacBook you have is by using the About this Mac feature. From the Apple menu, in the corner of your screen, choose “About This Mac”. You will then see an overview of your Mac, including its model name and serial number.


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Amit Patel

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