14 June 2015

How to upgrade your Mac mini (Late 2014) hard drive to an SSD

You just got a brand new Mac mini and would like to upgrade the standard 5400 rpm hard disk to a blazing fast SSD?

The latest Mac mini (Late 2014/2015 version) comes with a few changes from its predecessor.

Other than the faster Processor and Integrated graphics, it has the RAM soldered to the logic board and the hard drive tucked all the way to the back.


Fortunately, there is still the option to upgrade the hard drive. Here is a step-by-step video tutorial on exactly how to do it:






This step-by-step video tutorial will guide you through the complete process of upgrading your Mac mini HDD to an SSD.

The procedure will show you how to properly open the Mac mini, install the SDD and put it all back together again.

It applies to the newest Mac mini version that was released late 2014/2015

Be careful and please note that if you decide to do this procedure, you're doing it completely on your own risk.

If you have any questions or need any help about the procedure, please feel free to contact me or leave a comment below.