Apple has launched OSX Mountain Lion in the Mac App Store for £20.99 in the U.K. This August, Lion will also be made available on a USB thumb drive through the Apple Store.
OS X Mountain Lion brings new features such as:
- new Multi-Touch gestures
- system-wide support for full screen apps
- Mission Control, an innovative view of everything running on your Mac
- the Mac App Store, providing access to approved software for your mac
- Launchpad, a new home for all your apps; and a completely redesigned Mail app
Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing said:
Lion is the best version of OS X yet, and we’re thrilled that users around the world can download it starting today. Lion makes upgrading a Mac easier than ever before; just launch the Mac App Store, buy Lion with your iTunes account, and the download and install process will begin automatically.