Repair and disassembly guides for Apple Time Capsule Model A1302. Most information also applies to Model A1254.

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Hybrid Hard drive on A1302 Time Capsule


can I use a hybrid HD such as Seagate FireCuda 2 TB - Internal Hybrid Drive - 3.5" - SATA 6Gb/s on my A1302 Time Capsule?

If not, what would be the best and fastest HD choice?



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Your not looking for speed so much on a Time Capsule as reliability. I think you would do better with a Seagate Enterprises drive.

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Hi Mayer, thanks for your answer. I checked pricing for the Enterprise drive but it's more expensive than a new TC. Maybe I looked for the wrong model. Any other suggestions?


Well. since speed is not a issue on a backup drive, just go with a standard 2TB drive.


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