MacBook Pro Owners Noticing Smoother ProMotion Safari Scrolling After Installing macOS Monterey 12.2

A number of 14 and 16-inch MacBook Pro owners that have a machine with ProMotion support are reporting seeing smoother Safari scrolling and performance since installing the macOS 12.2 beta, suggesting ProMotion support is finally working as intended.

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After upgrading, multiple MacRumors forum members have said that ProMotion is functional and has improved the Safari experience on their machines.

Since the mini-LED MacBook Pro models launched in October, there have been complaints about Safari scrolling and a lack of ProMotion support. ProMotion has been working and functional for some apps on the Mac, but not others, and Safari is one of those apps where it was not working as expected.

MacBook Pro owners who have noticed the lack of ProMotion will be able to get smoother, more fluid Safari scrolling experience when upgrading to macOS Monterey 12.2. The update is available to developers at the current time, and a public beta will likely be released in the near future.

As the beta just came out today, it will be a few weeks at least before the software update sees a public launch.

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TheYayAreaLiving ? Avatar
27 weeks ago
Thank goodness! We need this update. Let’s go!!!

Craig Federighi may have listened to me and working on it based on the email I sent him on November 3rd. Over a month ago.



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chumps52 Avatar
27 weeks ago

Thank goodness! We need this update. Let’s go!!!

Craig Federighi, may have listened to me and working on it based on the email I sent him. Let’s go!!!


Yeah true actually - they definitely added it just because of your email /s
Score: 21 Votes (Like | Disagree)
macmac30 Avatar
27 weeks ago

Thank goodness! We need this update. Let’s go!!!

Craig Federighi may have listened to me and working on it based on the email I sent him on November 3rd. Over a month ago.


I emailed Steve Jobs once. I was getting frustrated because my dad was testing an app I was developing and he always reported problems that had been fixed. I would find that the app was never up to date on my dad's iPhone. To my surprise, Steve replied about 40 minutes later:

On Dec 2, 2010, at 9:16 PM, David wrote:

Steve,

When is auto app update coming to iOS?

Every time I check my dad's iPhone, he has 37 apps that need to be updated.

Thanks,

David


From: Steve Jobs <sjobs@apple.com>

Date: December 2, 2010 9:54:46 PM PST

To: "David"

Subject: Re: Auto app update for iOS

It's a bad idea security-wise.

Sent from my iPhone
Score: 20 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Return Zero Avatar
27 weeks ago
Safari is literally snappier?
Score: 17 Votes (Like | Disagree)
eicca Avatar
27 weeks ago
Well, the world is falling apart, but at least this is finally fixed.
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quietstormSD Avatar
27 weeks ago
For once after an update the comment, "Safari seems a lot snappier" isn't a sarcastic comment!
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