The March 2015 update of Apple's 13" MacBook Air features fifth generation Intel Core i5 and i7 processors, resulting in slightly increased performance and battery life.

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Can I upgrade current SSD from MBP 15" 2014 SSD

Can I upgrade the current SSD in a MacBook Air 13" Early 2015 with an SSD pulled from a MacBook Pro 15" Mid 2014?

The current SSD in the MBA is 120 Gb. The SSD pulled from the MBP is 512 MB (Samsung, model: MZ-JPU512T/0A6)

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I'm not familiar with aa 14" MacBook Pro. Please go here to help identify your exact machine: http://www.everymac.com/systems/apple/ma...

Or you can go here and input the serial number from the back of your machine to find it: http://www.everymac.com/ultimate-mac-loo...

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Sorry for the typo. Should have been 15" MBP. Just edited my original post.

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I assume that this is the SSD you have: MacBook Air 11" and 13" (Mid 2013 to Early 2015) and MacBook Pro Retina 13" and 15" (2015) SSD

Make sure it lists both models under the compatibility listing.

MacBook Air 11" and 13" (Mid 2013 to Early 2015) and MacBook Pro Retina 13" and 15" (2015) SSD Image

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Both systems use a PCIe 2.0 x4 SSD so you're good here.

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George: Thanks. It lists the MBA 13" early 2015, but does not list the MBP 15" mid 2014, just a MBP 2015. OWC, though, sells an SSD that is compatible with all MBP from 2013 to 2015 (indicating that perhaps the SSD from a 2014 MBP and 2015 MBP are interchangeable).

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Dan: Thanks. Even though iFixIt doesn't list them as compatible?

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MacBook Pro 13" and 15" Retina (Late 2013/Mid 2014) SSD

@palmsandy, iFixit does not list that you macbook air has compatibility with the Pro's SSD. @danj will know for sure.

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This gets into the lanes of the SSD the MacBook Pro 15" Mid 2014 was introduced with a PCIe 2.0 x2 SSD then later it was upgraded to a x4. Which I think is were the confusion stems from. If you compare them side by side they have the same connector and are the same size.

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