1.83 GHz Core Duo or 1.83, 2, or 2.16 GHz Core 2 Duo A1208 (EMC 2104/2110/2114/2124)

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Hi I have an iMac G5 model A1173 and I found your post because I need to replace my hard drive. Powerful guide thanks the imac is now open and awaiting the new one...my question is:

Can I buy any kind of hard drive (i mean still 7200 rpm sata) or it has to be a specific replacement for the old one (mac compatible)?

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The newer drives have a faster transfer rate. Your drive may need to be jumpered down to 1.5 Gb/s for Disk Utilities to see it and format it.

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