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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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iMac G3 (1998)
Today's iMac (in two sizes)
Today's iMac (in two sizes)
Creating a USB recovery drive using another MacBook
Creating a USB recovery drive using another MacBook
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
Holding the Quad core processor in my hand
Holding the Quad core processor in my hand
Removing the power supply board
Removing the power supply board

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