LaCie drive upgrade

Discussion in 'Mac Accessories' started by royal shrimp, Feb 29, 2012.

  1. royal shrimp macrumors member

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    california
    #1
    i have a USB 2.0 external 500GB drive. its filled. i know that it is easy to open the drive container.

    heres my question:
    can i open it and put in a 3.5inch drive or watever, like SSD???


    thanks, phil
     
  2. techguy20 macrumors 6502

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    Jan 30, 2010
    #2
    Most SSDs are 2.5".

    I'd recommend keeping that drive and purchasing an additional external hard drive. Or, if you wanted an SSD, you can get the SSD + a 2.5" USB or FireWire enclosure, and put the drive in there.
     

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