Identify your Apple wireless mouse, keyboard, or trackpad

Learn which Apple wireless mouse, keyboard, or trackpad you have and the system requirements to use it. Also find out how to locate your device's serial number.

Update your software and check your version of OS X

First, use Software Update to check for any new software your computer may need. After those updates are complete, check which version of OS X your computer has by choosing About This Mac from the Apple menu.

Identify your device and its requirements

Learn about device names, descriptions, and minimum software requirements.
 

Apple wireless mice

Magic Mouse 2
Magic Mouse 2

  • Lightning connector, built-in battery
  • Requires OS X v10.11 or later

Apple Magic Mouse

  • Removable battery door, uses two AA batteries
  • Requires OS X v10.5.6 plus Wireless Mouse Software Update 1.0, or Mac OS X v10.6.2 or later

Apple Wireless Mighty Mouse

  • Multiple buttons, scroll ball
  • Requires OS X v10.4.8 or later

Apple Wireless Mouse

  • Single button
  • Requires OS X v10.2.6 or later

Apple wireless keyboards

Magic Keyboard
Magic Keyboard

  • Lightning connector, built-in battery
  • Requires OS X v10.11 or later

Apple Wireless Keyboard 2011

  • Uses two AA batteries
  • Exposé and Launchpad function keys:   
  • Requires OS X v10.5.8 plus Aluminum Keyboard Update 2.0, or OS X v10.6.2 or later

Apple Wireless Keyboard 2009

  • Uses two AA batteries
  • Exposé and Dashboard function keys:   
  • Requires OS X v10.5.8 plus Aluminum Keyboard Update 2.0, or OS X v10.6.2 or later

Apple Wireless Keyboard 2007

  • No number pad, uses three AA batteries
  • Requires OS X v10.4.8 or later

Apple Wireless Keyboard 2003

  • White case, number pad, uses four AA batteries
  • Requires OS X v10.2.6 or later

Apple wireless trackpads

Magic Trackpad 2
Magic Trackpad 2

  • Lightning connector, built-in battery
  • Requires OS X v10.11 or later

Magic Trackpad

  • Aluminum case, uses two AA batteries
  • Requires OS X v10.6.5 or later

Find your device's serial number

Learn how find the serial number of your wireless device.

Apple wireless mice

Magic Mouse 2

The serial number of your Magic Mouse 2 is on the bottom surface of the device, along with other markings. It's a string of 17 letters and numbers.

Earlier wireless mice

You can find the serial number of earlier Apple wireless mouse models inside the device's battery bay:

Magic Mouse Serial Number

Apple wireless keyboards

Magic Keyboard

The serial number of your Magic Keyboard is on the bottom surface of the device, along with other markings. It's a string of 17 letters and numbers.

Earlier wireless keyboards

You can find the serial number of earlier Apple wireless keyboard models on the underside of the device:Keyboard Serial Numer

Apple wireless trackpads

Magic Trackpad 2

The serial number of your Magic Trackpad 2 is on the bottom surface of the device, along with other markings. It's a string of 17 letters and numbers.

Earlier wireless trackpads

You can find the serial number of earlier Apple wireless trackpad models on the underside of the device:Magic Trackpad Serial Number

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