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How does a 27-inch iMac 5K look from the inside?

Replacing the Fusion Drive with both a SSD and an harddisk

July 30, 2020 -

This month I did an attempt to upgrade my 27-inch iMac 5K. I wanted to replace the fusion drive with a SSD and a large hardisk. In addition I decided this was a good time to upgrade the RAM memory as well, maxing it out at 64GB. I was on a mission to create the ultimate iMac, but things didn't go to plan!

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iMac evolution
iMac evolution
Few days after ordering my parts, a magic box appeared on my desk
Few days after ordering my parts, a magic box appeared on my desk
Work in progress: most parts removed, the logic board remaining
Work in progress: most parts removed, the logic board remaining
Migrating the RAM modules to the new logic board
Migrating the RAM modules to the new logic board
The inside of the iMac is beautifully arranged
The inside of the iMac is beautifully arranged
Removing screws from the iMac
Removing screws from the iMac

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