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MacBook Upgrade from 500 GB to The 1TB HDD?

Have you any good experience changing the hdd in MacBook Pro 15" described above?. If it works what kind of hard drive do I exactly have to get? If not what kind experiences did you have with it? I would be very thankful for your comments and Help.

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Yes, this upgrade is relatively easy and a great way to add more space. You would need a 2.5" SATA drive which are relatively easy to find. I have been doing 1 TB upgrades with this hard drive found here:

http://www.amazon.com/Western-Digital-Sc...

I find that Western Digitals have high reliability and have very little issues.

When you get the drive I would download an application called Carbon Copy Cloner (Google it) and clone your old hard drive onto the new one which would require a hard drive connector. However, this isn't needed if you have a time machine backup in which case you can restore from backup.

The guide that you will need to follow to install the Hard Drive is here:

MacBook Pro 15" Unibody Mid 2010 Hard Drive Replacement

If you need any more info just leave a comment with your questions.

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