Hdd question

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by capriseyhaze, Mar 20, 2009.

  1. capriseyhaze macrumors regular

    capriseyhaze

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    #1
    I just bought a seagate 500gb sata 3.5 7200 will that fit in my 17" uni or do i need to get 2.5
     
  2. Davy.Shalom macrumors 6502

    Davy.Shalom

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  3. RKpro macrumors 6502

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    3.5 inch desktop drives are thicker than your whole computer,

    you can however, buy a Sata to USB, or Sata to firewire enclosure to put the 3.5inch drive into, and use it as an external hard drive. Enclosures aren't expensive, and provide plenty of cheap storage.
     

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