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Replacing Optical Drive with HDD Question


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#1 Dustin W.

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 09:59 AM

What I would like to accomplish: Replace Optical Drive with HDD, install SSD in main HD bay.

 

I've done this for my self twice with both of my MacBook Pro's, and for a few friends as well. I love the convenience of having the extra storage internally connected, as well as the extra speed instead of using USB.

 

My latest MacBook Pro has taken a dive and I'm going to replace it, but I'm going with a PC. Adapters for MBP's are very easy to find, but I've had trouble finding them for PC laptops. Does anyone have any recommendations?

 

Just an FYI: currently looking at a ThinkPad T410, ASUS U47A-BGR4. and HP Folio 13-1029wm.

 

Thanks!



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Posted 01 May 2013 - 11:01 AM

http://www.ebay.com/itm/2-5-Laptop-SATA-HDD-to-Slim-CD-DVD-RW-BOX-Caddy-9-5mm-/260780210458


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Posted 01 May 2013 - 01:30 PM

 

You just dominated me. Thanks!






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