Tag Archives: Hitachi

iMac Hard Drive Upgradeability Expanded!

As you may recall, Apple changed the hard drive upgrading game with the  2011 iMac. Up until 2009, changing a drive was easy once you could get to it. A few screws here, a connector there and voila - you...

Hard Drive Shortages – Where Is This Going?

Three weeks ago, I thought the Thailand/hard drive situation was bad and had worst-case scenarios in consideration. A week later and the worst of the worst-case didn't line up with what was becoming reality. It seems like there may be...

Further Explained: Apple’s iMac 2011 Model Hard Drive ‘Restrictions’

It's incredible the coverage generated by yesterday's blog article on the further iMac upgrade restrictions. I'd like to personally address some questions, context, and provide additional technical detail concerning this issue. I want to be very clear that I think these are absolutely...