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Apple release Firmware upgrade for new MacBooks

Apple has released the  SMC and EFI firmware updates for the MacBook Pros (late 2008 only) and Mac Book Airs. The updates are only for the new Late 2008 MacBooks – not for all MacBooks. If you need the updates, they will show up in Software Update.

SMC – System Management Controller for Intel- based computers. It controls the power functions on your logic-board.

EFI – Extensible Firmware Interface consists of an on-board flash EEPROM that includes the
hardware-specific code and tables needed to start up the computer, load
an operating system, and provide common hardware access services.

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