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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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A (nearly) empty iMac enclosure
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iMac evolution
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Disconnecting the power button cable
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Removing adhesive strips - pretty low tech task
Disconnecting the iSight's (Applespeak for webcam) USB cable
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Removing the antenna cables, remember their order using a piece of tape

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