|Jun 26, 2008, 07:54 PM||#1|
hard drive replacement for white ibook g4
i was wondering if anyone knows exactly what kind/make/model# of hard drive i need to replace the HD in a white ibook g4.
do i need specific info etc?
is it the ATA?
if so which one?
im looking for a 80 gig replacement HD.
im going to do the operation myself!
thanks for any replys
|Jun 26, 2008, 11:54 PM||#2|
I hope this helps - I'm in the same boat as you - replacing a hard drive on a 12" G4 iBook very soon.
|Jun 27, 2008, 12:11 AM||#3|
It's fast, cool, quiet, and I was surprised that battery life increased by ~20% over the 20gb OEM Hitachi drive, to ~4 hours.
|Jun 27, 2008, 12:37 AM||#4|
I always use OWC for upgrades of any kind, done a number of HDs in various Macs. Their prices are competitive and service is out of this world! Why pay $60 for 80Gb when you can pay $68 for 120GB?
You can look up an upgrade, for example HD, by specific Mac model and be sure you're getting the right thing for your Mac.
Here's a link to a page on their site that will let you choose your iBook model and look for upgrades:
OWC iBook upgrades
|Jun 27, 2008, 09:09 PM||#6|
would this work?
hey thanks for the info. this place is great!
so do you think this one would work?
its cheap and has lots of space.
am i missing anything important?
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