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I have a friend who is asking me if he buys a 512 GB Samsung 840 Pro, would it be compatible with his Mac Book Air?

So I asked him for the model number but he is a n00b and doesn't know anything but that he bought the Mac Book Air in 2010.

Do you think it would be compatible?
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It wont be. Apple uses a different size of ssd. They look like this:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/like/281282729033?lpid=82
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Originally Posted by MaXimus666 View Post

I have a friend who is asking me if he buys a 512 GB Samsung 840 Pro, would it be compatible with his Mac Book Air?

So I asked him for the model number but he is a n00b and doesn't know anything but that he bought the Mac Book Air in 2010.

Do you think it would be compatible?

Tell him to go to OWC. That is the best site for Mac if you aren't 100% sure what to buy.
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It wont be. Apple uses a different size of ssd. They look like this:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/like/281282729033?lpid=82

ohh darn

he has a Macbook Air model A1370 it seems
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I see they use diff. type of SSDs for MacBook Air frown.gif
Edited by MaXimus666 - 4/19/14 at 11:02am
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