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Will a 2012 macbook air ssd fit and be compatible with the new 2013 macbook air?

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Hi,
I just wanted to know

Will a 2012 macbook air ssd fit and be compatible with the new 2013 macbook air?

I want to upgrade my macbook air ssd to a bigger capacity, and have browsed many websites. I can only find 1 on amazon.co.uk but they say its the 2012 model. They all look similar, will this be okay to use in the new macbook air?

I couldn't find an email address to get into contact with apple themselves.

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If you're saying you want to upgrade the SSD then no unfortunately you can't, there's no way of getting the laptop apart to put one in, sorry to disappoint.
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Originally Posted by GeoWillWalls View Post

If you're saying you want to upgrade the SSD then no unfortunately you can't, there's no way of getting the laptop apart to put one in, sorry to disappoint.

Even if you can take the laptop apart it still won't be possible to swap a MBA 2012's SSD with MBA 2013's . the Macbook air 2012 uses a standard 2.5" SATA SSD, the MBA 2013 uses a PCIE(M.2) SSD.
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