MacBook 13" Unibody (Model A1278) Case Components
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Parts that work with MacBook 13" Unibody (Model A1278):
MacBook Unibody (A1278) Trackpad
Replace a scratched or malfunctioning trackpad for your MacBook Unibody Model A1278 laptop. Part #922-9014.
MacBook Unibody (A1278) Upper Case (Non-Backlit)
Replace an upper case and keyboard compatible with the non-backlit model A1278 MacBook Unibody 13 inch laptop. Part #661-4943, 661-5855.
MacBook Unibody (A1278) Upper Case (Backlit)
Replace an upper case assembly compatible with the Model A1278 MacBook Unibody Backlit laptop. Part #661-4944, 661-5856.
MacBook Unibody (A1278) Lower Case
Replace a scratched or dented lower case.
MacBook Unibody (A1278) Access Door
Replace a scratched or dented access door.
MacBook Unibody (A1278) Mid Wall
This part reinforces the center of the laptop's structure and secures the parts of the lower case.
Apple's introduction of the MacBook Unibody 13" introduced a new case milled from a single brick of aluminum. Also new to this version is a switch to SATA optical drives and the controversial loss of a Firewire port.
The MacBook Unibody 13" can be upgraded to 8GB of RAM using two PC3-8500 4 GB RAM chips. The hard drive can also be upgraded to a hefty, yet agile 500 GB 7200 RPM SATA hard drive.
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