Apple branded HGST (Hitachi owned by Western Digital) 500GB 2.5" These ultra slim drives were originally shipped with the late 2012 Mac Mini but are are compatible with all the Macbook, MacBook Pro and Intel Mac Mini models. This is an ultra slim drive with a depth of 7mm instead of the industry standard 9.5mm. This is a used and fully tested hard drive taken from a recycled MacBook or MacBook Pro. The testing process on this drive involves low-level erasing the disk and cloning a disk image of a clean instal of OSX 10.7.5 onto it.
If the cloning works without abnormal pausing or noise then the drive is used to boot a test machine. The drive built-in diagnostics are then checked.
Please note that the pre-loaded version of MacOS X on this disk is to validate testing and if you do not own a legal copy of this operating system for the machine you plan to use this drive in, you should erase the disk before use.
Condition : Recycled
This is a used part from a recycled computer. In the case of a functional part, it has been fully tested prior to putting in stock and is guaranteed to be fully functional.
Part Number(s) : 661-7023, DT7N
Warranty : 3months