The Answer

Yes, both the Ledger Nano S and the Ledger Nano X, along with the official Ledger Live software are compatible and available for any Mac device. This includes the MacBook Air, the MacBook Pro, the Mac mini, the iMac, and the Mac Pro.

How to download Ledger Live on your Mac

  1. Head over to Ledger Live’s download page:
  2. Click on the Download dropdown button, and click on the Mac app option.
  3. Download and install the Ledger Live .dmg file.

Should you get the Ledger Nano S or Ledger Nano X?

Get the Ledger Nano X if:

  • you want to install multiple cryptocurrency apps
  • you want to use your Ledger hardware wallet wirelessly using Bluetooth on your mobile phone

Get the Ledger Nano S if:

  • you only want to use 1-3 cryptocurrencies
  • you are on a low budget

Where should I buy my Ledger hardware wallet?

Remember to only purchase a Ledger Nano S or Ledger Nano X on the Ledger official website to prevent receiving a hardware wallet with tampered hardware parts. Purchasing a hardware wallet on 3rd party sellers on other stores and online shopping platforms will put you at risk.


Thanks for reading!

CryptoSec was found to help people learn how to protect their bitcoin and cryptocurrencies from scammers and hackers. If you know people that are interested in crypto, feel free to share our articles to help them out with security.

Protect your backups from EXTREME conditions

Don't miss out with the latest crypto security news.

Protect your backups from EXTREME conditions