what format for secondary harddrive Mac Os High Sierra Beta Macbook Pro

khaidir77

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Jan 25, 2016
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hie there


i would like to know regarding format on my secondary harddrive on my macbook pro.At this moment my main ssd drive is on APFS format & my secondary drive im using 2TB Seagate Firecuda SSHD...should i format the SSHD into APFS too like my main ssd drive or just leave it as it is Mac Os Journaled??



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Hardware Information: i
MacBook Pro (15-inch, Mid 2012)
[Technical Specifications] - [User Guide] - [Warranty & Service] MacBook Pro - model: MacBookPro9,1
1 2.7 GHz Intel Core i7 (i7-3820QM) CPU: 4-core
16 GB RAM Upgradeable - [Instructions]

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8 GB DDR3 2133 MHz ok

BANK 1/DIMM0
8 GB DDR3 2133 MHz ok

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Wireless: en1: 802.11 a/b/g/n
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Video Information: i
Intel HD Graphics 4000 - VRAM: 1536 MB

Color LCD 1680 x 1050
NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M - VRAM: 1 GB

Disk Information: i
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 2TB disk1: (2 TB) (Solid State - TRIM: Yes) [Show SMART report]

EFI (disk1s1 - MS-DOS FAT32) <not mounted> [EFI]: 210 MB (disk1s2) <not mounted> [APFS Container]: 2.00 TB

ST2000LX001-1RG174 disk0: (2 TB) (Rotational)

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EFI (disk0s1 - MS-DOS FAT32) <not mounted> [EFI]: 210 MB

MAC SSHD (disk0s2 - Journaled HFS+) /Volumes/MAC SSHD : 2.00 TB (398.19 GB free)


Virtual disks: i
MAC SSD (disk2s1 - APFS) / [Startup]: 2.00 TB (937.51 GB free)

Physical disk: disk1s2 2.00 TB (937.51 GB free)

(disk2s2) <not mounted> [Preboot]: 2.00 TB

Physical disk: disk1s2 2.00 TB

(disk2s3) <not mounted> [Recovery]: 2.00 TB

Physical disk: disk1s2 2.00 TB (disk2s4) /private/var/vm [VM]: 2.00 TB

Physical disk: disk1s2 2.00 TB
 

Cougarcat

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I would leave it alone for now, considering Apple doesn’t yet auto convert HDs or Fusion Drives. APFS is still clearly a work in progress. If it ain’t broke don’t fix it.
 

khaidir77

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Jan 25, 2016
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KUALA LUMPUR
okay thanks...by the i did tested formatted it on APFS..kinda fast..but im not sure about stability...so i reformatted it back to HFS+ Mac Os Journaled (i did clone/back up before i do any experimental upgrades/downgrades)
 
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