Ross Scott

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Samsung 840 EVO 250GB 2.5 inch Basic SATA Solid St&hellip by Samsung
17 of 18 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant, 15 Aug 2014
Well it has completely transformed my 2011 macbook pro. boot times, applications everything just run so fast now, well worth the money. I installed it myself and I'm no tech expert, there are plenty of videos on youtube telling you how to do this. I wanted to clone my original hard drive onto the ssd and this is how i done it:

1. time machine back up of my mac onto external hard drive (must be larger 500gb)
2. create a bootable usb (more than 8gb) drive with mavericks on it (plenty of videos on youtube).
3. insert the new ssd into the mac, be careful because the screws holding on the case are very sensitive and when i was taking a couple out i didn't have enough… Read more