Apple Inc. has launched the latest firmware update for Apple MacBook Pro. The update is expected to solve and fix some issues faced by the users. Many users have noticed that the MacBook Pro unexpectedly shuts down, when some heavy processes on the Machine is carried out. Despite of the machine plugged in, it shuts down. And to solve this major issue Apple released the MacBook Pro SMC Firmware 1.5 Update.
About MacBook Pro SMC Firmware Update 1.5
This update resolves an issue where a MacBook Pro being used with a power adapter may unexpectedly shut down under heavy workload if the battery charge level is near empty.
Your computer’s power cord must be connected and plugged into a working power source, or your battery must be at least 25% charged.
When your computer restarts a gray screen will appear with a status bar to indicate the progress of the update.
Your computer’s fans will run at full speed during the update but will return to normal speed once the update completes.
Do not disturb or shut off the power on your computer during this update.
The Update is applicable for MacBook Pro Models 8,1, 8,2 and 8,3. Also the owners should run Mac OS X 10.6.8 or OS X 110.7.2 in order to install the SMC Firmware Update 1.5.
Download MacBook Pro SMC Firmware Update 1.5 from here.