MAC has beeping noise ever 7 seconds

Modified on Mon, 20 May 2024 at 10:17 PM

If you've got a Mac that's making a weird pinging sound every 7 seconds when it's plugged in, it could be because the charger cable is loose or the USB-C port is acting up. And if your Mac starts beeping when you turn it on, there could be a few reasons why:

- Low battery: Your Mac will beep to let you know when the battery is about to die.

- Memory or firmware issues: Your Mac might beep if it can't find the memory, if the memory isn't working right, or if it's fixing its firmware.

- RAM faults: If your Mac keeps beeping and won't turn on, it could be because of RAM issues.

Here are some beep codes to look out for:

- One beep every 5 seconds: Your Mac can't find the memory.

- Three beeps, then a 5-second break, repeating: The memory isn't passing a check.

- Three long beeps, three short, then three long: Your Mac is fixing a firmware problem.

So, if your Mac is making strange noises or beeping at you, it might be trying to tell you something important!

Was this article helpful?

That’s Great!

Thank you for your feedback

Sorry! We couldn't be helpful

Thank you for your feedback

Let us know how can we improve this article!

Select atleast one of the reasons

Feedback sent

We appreciate your effort and will try to fix the article