Possible to get superdrive installed in PB?

Discussion in 'Macintosh Computers' started by Cypher3, May 2, 2004.

  1. Cypher3 macrumors regular

    Feb 13, 2004
    I have a combo drive Rev. B powerbook. Is it possible to send this to apple and have them put a SD in, if not are there any other places i can get one installed? I really need one now.
  2. Cypher3 thread starter macrumors regular

    Feb 13, 2004
    Thanks, but it only has superdrives for 15" PB's unless those are compatible with 12 inch PB's. Also, $400 is little much isnt it?
  3. tdhurst macrumors 601


    Dec 27, 2003
    Phoenix, AZ

    No, $400 is not a little much. Laptops are really tough to upgrade, seeing as how half the computer has to be taken apart in order to do so. Have you thought about buying an external?
  4. Cypher3 thread starter macrumors regular

    Feb 13, 2004
    I guess im better off trying to get a trade or selling my current rev b and get a refurb rev b or a new rev c. Does Apple have any kind of trade in program to get credit towards another apple product?
  5. stoid macrumors 601


    Feb 17, 2002
    So long, and thanks for all the fish!
    Also, installing a new optical drive will void your warranty.
  6. Frisco macrumors 68020

    Sep 24, 2002
    Trade In? You will get much more money selling on ebay and than buying a new one with a Superdrive. It's like trading in your car at the dealership. They give you sh*t and then resell it for an enormous profit.

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