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How to remove the screen from a 27-inch iMac 5K

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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Removing the power supply board
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iMac G3 (1998)
Removing adhesive strips - pretty low tech task
Removing adhesive strips - pretty low tech task
Removing the Fusion Drive 1TB harddisk
Removing the Fusion Drive 1TB harddisk
The inside of the iMac is beautifully arranged
The inside of the iMac is beautifully arranged
Removing the antenna cables, remember their order using a piece of tape
Removing the antenna cables, remember their order using a piece of tape

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