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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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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
Another box with parts - this time from Ireland
Another box with parts - this time from Ireland
Today's iMac (in two sizes)
Today's iMac (in two sizes)
Migrating the RAM modules to the new logic board
Migrating the RAM modules to the new logic board
A (nearly) empty iMac enclosure
A (nearly) empty iMac enclosure
Holding the Quad core processor in my hand
Holding the Quad core processor in my hand

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