|Dec 29, 2012, 05:57 PM||#1|
External HDD and Internal SSD
I have an early 2008 Macbook and I want to upgrade it with an SSD. The thing is I really don't use very much storage. I mainly just use it to browse the web and write an occasional paper for school. It has gotten a bit sluggish though, and I heard good things about what an SSD can do. I've been looking at this DIY kit from OWC
I know its only a 60 gb SSD but I don't really need much space. My question is, could I use the SSD as an internal drive, then use the HDD that came with the computer to save other things that I don't use very often, or Music and what not, with the external adapter/enclosure it comes with? Would this work?
Thanks a ton for the help.
|Dec 30, 2012, 07:58 PM||#3|
It would definitely work. If you want to keep a hard drive in there for more storage, you could remove the optical drive and install a drive bay adapter to get two hard drives or SSDs in your Macbook.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|SSD on external firewire 800, help on internal HDD resize||al404||iMac||7||Jan 24, 2014 08:49 AM|
|can time machine backup both external ssd and internal hdd||bizon1||iMac||2||Apr 11, 2013 06:28 PM|
|2011 imac ssd with external HDD or 2012 with internal HDD and thunderbolt ssd||Black Tiger||iMac||2||Jan 26, 2013 10:17 AM|
|Using thunderport with a external ssd faster than internal Hdd?||Ak907Freerider||iMac||19||Oct 25, 2012 11:18 AM|
|Cloning OS X From external HDD to internal SSD||WhoisMedina||MacBook Pro||2||Jul 19, 2012 03:56 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:07 AM.