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to replace or upgrade or replace the SSD solid-state drive in your a MacBook Pro 15" Retina 15” Early 2013. 2013. This MacBook Pro uses a [https://d3nevzfk7ii3be.cloudfront.net/igi/CSrH5D4FSy5rgZU6.full|proprietary storage drive connector|new_window=true], and is therefore '''not compatible''' with common M.2 drives without the use of an adapter. [ ] '''Before you perform this repair''', if at all possible, [guide|119046|back up your existing SSD|new_window=true]. Then, either familiarize yourself with [guide|119499|internet recovery|new_window=true] or [guide|66371|create a bootable external drive|new_window=true] so you’ll be ready to install macOS onto your new drive and migrate your data to the new SSD. [ ] Finally, we strongly recommend installing macOS 10.13 High Sierra (or a later macOS) before replacing the original SSD from your MacBook Pro. Most new SSDs require updated storage drivers not found in versions of macOS prior to High Sierra.
to replace or upgrade or replace the SSD solid-state drive in your a MacBook Pro 15" Retina 15” Early 2013. 2013. This MacBook Pro uses a [https://d3nevzfk7ii3be.cloudfront.net/igi/CSrH5D4FSy5rgZU6.full|proprietary storage drive connector|new_window=true], and is therefore '''not compatible''' with common M.2 drives without the use of an adapter. [ ] '''Before you perform this repair''', if at all possible, [guide|119046|back up your existing SSD|new_window=true]. Then, either familiarize yourself with [guide|119499|internet recovery|new_window=true] or [guide|66371|create a bootable external drive|new_window=true] so you’ll be ready to install macOS onto your new drive and migrate your data to the new SSD. [ ] Finally, we strongly recommend installing macOS 10.13 High Sierra (or a later macOS) before replacing the original SSD from your MacBook Pro. Most new SSDs require updated storage drivers not found in versions of macOS prior to High Sierra.