As for the hard drive, you can do it as well, but I would recommend replacing your current drive instead of removing the disc drive unless you really need two drives. But it had not affected me greatly until now. Use of any content or images without expressed permission is not allowed, although links to any page are welcomed and appreciated. In Australia, site sponsor sells MacBook Pro compatible memory with a lifetime warranty and fast, flat-rate shipping Australia-wide. .
Without a doubt, compatibility is the most important factor in buying a memory upgrade for your laptop or computer. As a note, if I were to get a new laptop, it likely would not be an Apple product. Your other option is to get a while more expensive will also offer great performance by. I will make a list of all the software I use to check how they work with El Capitain since Sierra ist not fully done yet. You can use guides to replace the parts and also it will be worth cleaning out the dust from the heatsink by removing the fans.
Failing that, questions are more than welcome, but you are likely to get the most support when instead. Hi nkoros, I have contemplated researching hence this question! And yes, please talk to me like you are explaining it to your mother. It still runs on Snow Leopard. This link will show you what drives will work for you: Can you upgrade the hardware or software? Please keep in mind that I don't really know what I'm doing. My boyfriend with whom I'd be splitting a new laptop seems to think that upgrading a 6-year-old laptop isn't worth the effort, so we should just buy a new one.
As the title states, I have a 13 inch Macbook Pro, Mid 2009 laptop and it is definitely time to upgrade. For complete disclaimer and copyright information please read and understand the and the before using EveryMac. MacBook Air: late-2010 or newer. However, if you do not feel comfortable -- or have the time -- to perform the upgrade yourself, hiring a professional always is a good option. The company provides flat rate shipping to France, Germany, and Switzerland and inexpensive shipping for all of Europe, too. If my computer would support it well I would not mind upgrading it, but don't want to get into an unsupported configuration. Please let me know if you need any more information.
But even that may no offer enough. Any advice would be wonderful. Posted in Tagged , , , Post navigation. At an authorized retail store, where I bought it. Thank you for your reply I would not spend any money on a 7 year old obsolete computer. The Results The MacBook Pro now feels like a brand new machine.
More details about specific identifiers are provided in EveryMac. It is my only computer and I do not know if I should take the huge plunge to replace it, fix this and perhaps buy an iPad pro? I would love this to be faster. Site sponsor provides convenient step-by-step videos of the process to replace the hard drive cable in many of these models, too. Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 2 Mar 12, 2019 0 Jan 14, 2019 1 Jan 2, 2019 2 Dec 2, 2018 0 Nov 3, 2018 1 Sep 5, 2018 1 Sep 2, 2018 8 Aug 21, 2018 4 Aug 17, 2018 3 Jul 24, 2018 1 May 17, 2018 0 Apr 4, 2018 3 Mar 25, 2018 1 Mar 18, 2018 2 Dec 15, 2017 4 Oct 23, 2017 6 Sep 1, 2017 3 Jan 14, 2017 1 Dec 28, 2016 2 Dec 23, 2016. Should I stick with a Macbook Pro or switch to an Air or the regular Macbook? The more ram the more video ram right? In Southeast Asia, site sponsor sells MacBook Pro compatible storage and memory with free delivery -- and optional upgrade service -- in Singapore and flat rate shipping to Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam and South Korea.
Hard Drive Cable Replacement Instructions When you are upgrading or replacing the hard drive, you may notice that the original hard drive cable has become brittle or damaged and needs to be replaced. As a result, they only can be externally differentiated by the courtesy of EveryMac. I have previously posted the link of a compatible memory in case you have 2 gigs today and want to upgrade to 4Gb. I would very much so like to do it myself, as my MacBook has been kicking around for a while now and is starting to feel its age. In Australia, site sponsor sells MacBook Pro compatible storage and memory with fast, flat-rate shipping Australia-wide.
If you have 2Gb today the upgrade to 4Gb will deliver a significant performance improvement, especially on multi-tasking. I use it for my freelance work, Photoshop, Illustrator and After Effects. I did not know who to ask to get an honest , informative answer. I will definitely pick a time when no client is waiting for their project. The tutorials linked above were great, I followed them exactly with one exception. I would also like to replace its processor with a stronger one, say an Intel i3, i5 or even i7.