Can someone tell me if this SATA III HDD will work on my late 2009 iMac?

Discussion in 'iMac' started by ozziegn, Nov 21, 2012.

  1. macrumors 6502a

    ozziegn

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    Link to Hard Drive

    I have a late 2009 27" iMac and I'm looking to use the above drive. will it work?
     
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    ozziegn

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    eagandale4114

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    Open the system information app.
    Go down to serial ATA.
    Post the info.
    The part I circled is the important part.
     

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  4. macrumors regular

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    Yes. SATA III is backward compatible. It will run at 3Gb/s in your iMac.
     

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