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Where is the PCIe slot inside 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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Using a special roller to cut the iMac open
Using a special roller to cut the iMac open
Removing screws from the iMac
Removing screws from the iMac
Holding the Quad core processor in my hand
Holding the Quad core processor in my hand
The Debian GNU/Linux installer was in fact recognised by the iMac
The Debian GNU/Linux installer was in fact recognised by the iMac
Removing the main ventilator shaft
Removing the main ventilator shaft
Removing an iMac speaker
Removing an iMac speaker

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