If you wish to check your processor type, memory status, and battery cycle count among other things, the best way is to open up “System Information”.
Accessing “System Information” on your Mac usually requires a few steps. First you have to open Apple menu in the top left corner of your screen and select “About This Mac”, then click on “More Info ” and finally, click on the “System Report” button.
However, this can be easily done in one step if you know how.
Here is how to easily access System Information on Mac:
Press option (alt) button on your keyboard and click on Apple menu. You will notice that “About This Mac” item is changed to “System Information.”
Small tips like this one save a little time every now and then and if you master most of them, they will help you become much more productive on your Mac in the long run.