Can anyone confirm if the 17" and the SATA3 problem has been fixed?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by calviin, Feb 23, 2012.

  1. calviin macrumors regular

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    I bought an Intel 320 and after using it, I'm going to get a Crucial M4. But seeing as how it's SATA 3 and hearing about how people are having problems, I'm being a little cautious. This article says it's fixed. Can anyone confirm if the update helps?
     
  2. phyrexia macrumors 6502a

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    I may be wrong, but I believe it has been "fixed" on the Late-2011s in that the bay for the optical drive can only ever see SATAII while the main HDD bay can see SATAIII speeds (as opposed to the what-you-get-is-what-you-get on the Early models)
     
  3. jcampbell1070 macrumors member

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    I'm using a sataIII owc ssd in mine and is working great no problems. i know its been fixed for owc drives but I'm not sure for other ssds
     

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