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Old 11-15-2016, 11:56 PM
Mojo Mojo is offline
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External SSD As Mac Mini Boot Drive: Cloning

I'm considering getting a Samsung T3 external SSD drive and using it as my Mac Mini boot drive. Its stock 5400rpm drive tops out at less than 90mb/s and at 4years old it is getting long in the tooth. I've seen speed tests where an external SSD connected to a USAP-capable Mac via USB 3.0 runs as much as 5X faster.

Last edited by Mojo; 06-16-2017 at 01:17 AM. Reason: Deleted incorrect info
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