The pricing and release date for OS X Mavericks has been announced at Apple’s special event today. Mavericks, Apple’s new cutting edge OS is… free. Yes, free.

Even better, Mavericks will be available for all users today. When we say all users, we do mean all users, including ones who are using hardware from 2007. You can see the list of older models supported in the image above. Your six year old computer may be getting a new lease on life. The update will be available in the App Store.

Still kicking around on Snow Leopard? Well welcome to the future, no money down. This is a major shot across the bow of Windows.

OS X Mavericks is available today for free originally appeared on TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog on Tue, 22 Oct 2013 13:38:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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