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What is the largest SSD available for my MacBook Pro?

The computer is a 3.06 GHz (Mid 2009) MacBook Pro Unibody 17 Inch.

I would like to upgrade my Mac's hard drive to an SSD (Not SSDD hybrid drives). What is the largest hard drive size available for my MacBook Pro?

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Here's the details of your system: MacBook Pro 17" 3.06 GHz (Core 2 Duo) Mid-2009. Note the HD's SATA port info.

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As long as it fits within the space (2.5" x 9.5mm) and has the correct SATA interface for your system SATA II (3.0 Gb/s) any SSD should work (that can run at SATA II).

The largest I've seen is 2TB but that will set you back around $3,400. You may want to reconsider the size to something more economical like a 128GB or 256GB unit for around $140~300.

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Could you put a link for the 2 TB hard drive?

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Here's one: 2TB SSD

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Dan I believe Sata 3 is 6Gb/s.

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Yep, I just checked. It is 6 Gb/s.

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Opps my bad! This system is SATA II not III

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