A1418 / EMC 2833 / Late 2015 / 3.1 GHz Core i5 or 3.3GHz Core i7 Processor. Released October 13, 2015.

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Can I upgrade HDD to SSD?

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I'm looking to upgrade my hard drive only imac to an SSD. Is this possible if I use a Crucial 2.5-inch SSD?

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Yes, Here's how:

iMac Intel 21.5" Retina 4K Display Hard Drive Replacement

Or you can add an SSD blade but it is much harder and higher dollar: iMac Intel 21.5" Retina 4K Display Blade SSD Replacement

In either case you will need new adhesive strips:

iMac Intel 21.5" (2012-2017) Adhesive Strips

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iMac Intel 21.5" Retina 4K Display (2015) Hard Drive Image

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iMac Intel 21.5" Retina 4K Display Hard Drive Replacement

Difficulty: Moderate20 minutes - 1 hour

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