MacBook Pro 13" Unibody Early 2011 Optical Drives
Grab a toolkit for your MacBook Pro 13" Unibody Early 2011 model and fix a broken laptop!
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Parts that work with MacBook Pro 13" Unibody Early 2011:
Unibody Laptop Dual Drive
Increase the storage space in your laptop by replacing the optical drive with a second hard drive or SSD.
MacBook Pro 13" Unibody 8x SATA SuperDrive (Used)
Replace a malfunctioning optical drive compatible in your 13" Unibody MacBook Pro. Model #UJ8A8, UJ898A, UJ868A. Part #661-5165, 661-5502, 661-5865.
SATA Optical Drive USB Cable
Connect an optical drive to your computer via USB with this part.
Unibody (Post-Early 2009) 8x SATA SuperDrive
Replace a broken or damaged SuperDrive for your Post-Early 2009 MacBook Unibody with this part. This part does not include the metal mounting bracket and orange ribbon ca...
MacBook Pro 13" Unibody (Early 2011-Mid 2012) SATA SuperDrive Cable
This cable connects the SuperDrive to the logic board.
In February 2011, Apple refreshed the 13" MacBook Pro line by changing to the Intel HD Graphics 3000, increasing VRAM to 384 MB, and upgrading to Core i5 and Core i7 processors with PC3-10600 RAM. The Mini DisplayPort was also replaced (but still backwards compatible) with the new Thunderbolt standard allowing 10 Gbps transfer speeds in both directions.
The most common repairs with the MacBook Pro 13" Unibody for Early 2011 are replacing a dead battery or upgrading the hard drive or RAM. The MacBook Pro 13" Unibody (Early 2011) Memory Maxxer RAM Upgrade Kit includes all the parts and tools you need to upgrade to 16 GB of RAM.
Once you've bought your parts and tools, check out iFixit's MacBook Pro 13" Unibody for Early 2011 repair guides for step-by-step instructions on how to make the fix.