How to check the serial number of a MacBook Pro

The MacBook Pro is a line of Apple laptop computers designed as the top tier of the MacBook family of laptops and notebooks. First introduced in 2006, the MacBook Pro is available in 13, 15, and 17 inch sreen sizes.

In order to find a replacement part for a MacBook Pro, it is first essential to accurately define your MacBook's specific model number as well as other relevant data in the serial number.

If you have access to the OS

If you have access to the OS, you can:

1. From the Apple menu select "About this Mac"

2. Double click on the version text between the apple logo and the "Software Update" button.

3. A serial number will displayed which you can then check with EveryMac

On the Surface

MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2012), MacBook Pro (15-inch, Mid 2012), MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012), MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late 2011) , MacBook Pro (15-inch, Late 2011) , MacBook Pro (17-inch, Late 2011) , MacBook Pro (13-inch, Early 2011) , MacBook Pro (15-inch, Early 2011) , MacBook Pro (17-inch, Early 2011) , MacBook Pro (15-inch, Mid 2010) , MacBook Pro (17-inch, Mid 2010) , MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2009) , MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2.53GHz, Mid 2009) , MacBook Pro (15-inch, Mid 2009), MacBook Pro (17-inch, Mid 2009) , MacBook Pro (17-Inch, Early 2009),

These models of MacBook Pro can be quickly verified by turning off your device and turning over the MacBook Pro to reveal the serial and model information on the bottom case.

Serial number on newer model MacBook Pros

MacBook Pro (15-inch, Late 2008)

This model of MacBook Pro can be verified in a few simple steps.

1. Turn off device and turn over.

2. Remove battery

3. Find serial number on wall of battery bay

How to locate serial number to MacBook Pro (15-inch Late 2008)

MacBook Pro (17-inch, Late 2008) , MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2.4/2.2GHz) , MacBook Pro (17-inch 2.4GHz), MacBook Pro (15-inch, Core 2 Duo) , MacBook Pro (17-inch, Core 2 Duo), MacBook Pro (15-inch, Glossy), MacBook Pro (17-inch), MacBook Pro (Original)

These models of MacBook Pro can be verified in a few simple steps.

1. Turn off device and turn over.

2. Remove battery

3. Find serial number in the battery bay

Locate serial number on late models of MacBook pro