How to launch a macOS instance on Amazon EC2 (Mac instances)

Nazreen Mohamad
Dec 3, 2020 · 4 min read

AWS recently announced that you can now run Mac instances via EC2. The Mac instances are listed under a new instance family called ‘m1’. The two macOS versions listed are Catalina and High Sierra. Big Sur is not yet supported.

How to launch a macOS EC2 instance

AWS Console: Make sure you are in a…