Top 10 iMac Internal Hard Drive Replacement – Internal Solid State Drives

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1. OWC

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In-line Digital Thermal Sensor Cable, Installation tools, AdaptaDrive 2.5" to 3.5" Drive Converter Bracket, OWCKITIM11HE1TB, OWC Mercury Electra 1.0TB 6G SSD, OWC 1TB SSD Upgrade Bundle For 2011 iMacs

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OWC #ad - Backed by free diy install videos and expert support; 3 Year OWC Limited Warranty. Complete diy kit for upgrading your 2011 imac's hard drive with a high-performance OWC 6G Solid State Drive; No software hacks required.

Includes: owc mercury 6g ssd, 4 installation tools, owc in-line digital thermal sensor Cable, AdaptaDrive 2.55" to 3. 5" drive converter bracket, 2 owc 2-1/4" Suction Cups, Microfiber Screen Cleaning Cloth. Sequential readscompressible data: up to 532MB/s; Sequential WritesCompressible Data: up to 467MB/s. Compatible with 27-inch and 21. 5-inch imac 2011: 27" model ID: iMac12, 2 21. 5" model id: imac12, 1.
BrandOWC #ad
ManufacturerOther World Computing #ad
Part NumberKITIM11HE1TB
ModelOWCKITIM11HE1TB

2. INDMEM

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PCIe NVMe Gen3x4 SSD 1TB 512GB 256GB 128GB 3D TLC NAND Flash Hard Drive SSD Replacement for MacBook Air 2013-2017, iMac 2013-2017, Mac Mini 2014 1TB, MacBook Pro Retina 2013-2015, Mac Pro 2013

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INDMEM #ad - Official website provides detailed installation instructions and general problem solutions. Trim, mtbf: 1 million hours. New ssd will not be recognized after replacment if original SSD installed 1012 or earlier Mac OS.

Need to format and install macos 1013 high sierra or newer system on DMPG3N NVMe SSD. Built with silicon motion controller, 3D TLC NAND Flash for reliable and superior performance. Lower power consumption. 1tb pcie nvme gen3*4 drives fast speed up to: read speed 1700mb/s, ncq and s. M. A. R. T support, write speed 1200MB/s. Must update original ssd to macos 1013 or later version before moving out.
BrandINDMEM #ad
ManufacturerINDMEM #ad
Height0.08 Inches
Length3.5 Inches
Width0.93 Inches
Part NumberDMPG3N-1TB
ModelDMPG3N-1TB

3. OWC

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Tools, OWC 2.0TB HDD Upgrade Kit Compatible With 2009-2010 iMacs, Includes: Thermal Sensor, 2.0TB Hard Drive

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OWC #ad - Capacity 2. 0tb. 2 year owc limited Warranty. 2. 0tb hdd upgrade kit compatible with all 21. 5" and 27" 2009-2010 iMacs. Form factor 3. 5″ hdd. Includes 1 high-capacity hdd 1 in-line digital thermal sensor cable 2 NewerTech 2. 25" suction cup 1 torx t10s driver 1 torx T8s driver 1 NewerTech pry tool 1 Microfiber scratch-free cloth.
BrandOWC #ad
ManufacturerOther World Computing #ad
Part NumberOWCYIMAC091H2.0
ModelOWCYIMAC091H2.0

4. Seagate

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Seagate BarraCuda 4TB Internal Hard Drive HDD – 3.5 Inch Sata 6 Gb/s 5400 RPM 256MB Cache For Computer Desktop PC – Frustration Free Packaging ST4000DMZ04/DM004

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Seagate #ad - The go to sata hard drive solution for nearly every PC application from music to video to photo editing to PC gaming. Confidently rely on internal hard drive technology backed by 20 years of innovation; Max sustained transfer rate ODMB/s: 190 MB/s. Store more, compute faster, and do it confidently with the proven reliability of BarraCuda internal hard drives. Build a powerhouse gaming computer or desktop setup with a variety of capacities and form factors.
BrandSeagate #ad
ManufacturerSeagate Bare Drives #ad
Height0.79 Inches
Length5.79 Inches
Weight1.08 Pounds
Width4 Inches
Part NumberST4000DMZ04
ModelST4000DMZ04
Warranty2 Years

5. Western Digital

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WD10EZEX, SATA 6 Gb/s, Western Digital 1TB WD Blue PC Hard Drive HDD, 7200 RPM, 64 MB Cache, 3.5"

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Western Digital #ad - Massive capacities up to 6 TB available. Free acronis true Image WD Edition cloning software. Reliable everyday computing. Wd quality and reliability.
BrandWestern Digital #ad
ManufacturerWestern Digital #ad
Height1 Inches
Length5.8 Inches
Weight0.97 Pounds
Width4 Inches
Part NumberWD10EZEX-60WN4A0
ModelWD10EZEX
WarrantyWestern Digital ("WD") values your business and always attempts to provide you the very best of service. No limited warranty is provided by WD unless your WD Product ("Product") was purchased from an authorized distributor or authorized reseller. Distributors may sell Products to resellers who then sell Products to end users. Please see below for warranty information or obtaining service. No warranty service is provided unless the Product is returned to an authorized return center in the region (warranty regions are identified as Canada, U.S.A., Latin America, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, India and Thailand) where the Product was first shipped by WD, which may have regional specific warranty implications. If your Product was purchased as a component integrated within a system by a system manufacturer, no limited warranty is provided by WD.

6. Crucial

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Up to 560MB/s, CT1000MX500SSD1, Crucial MX500 1TB 3D NAND SATA 2.5 Inch Internal SSD

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Crucial #ad - Sequential reads/writes up to 560/510 MB/s and random reads/writes up to 95K/90K on all file types. Crucial 5-year limited warranty. Integrated power loss Immunity preserves all your saved work if the power unexpectedly gets cut. Accelerated by Micron 3D NAND technology. Aes 256-bit hardware-based encryption keeps data safe and secure from hackers and thieves.
BrandCrucial #ad
ManufacturerCRUCIAL TECHNOLOGY #ad
Height2.76 Inches
Length4.06 Inches
Weight0.02 Pounds
Width0.28 Inches
Part NumberCT1000MX500SSD1
ModelCT1000MX500SSD1
WarrantyLimited 5-year warranty

7. Western Digital

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WDS500G2B0A, SATA III 6 Gb/s, Up to 560 MB/s, 2.5"/7mm, Western Digital 500GB WD Blue 3D NAND Internal PC SSD

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Western Digital #ad - Wd f. I. T. 2 tbw terabytes written values calculated using JEDEC client workload JESD219 and vary by product capacity. An industry leading 1. 75m hours mean time to failure mttf 1 and up to 600 terabytes written tbw 2 for enhanced reliability.

1 mttf = mean time to failure based on internal testing using Telcordia stress part testing. Lab certification for compatibility with a wide range of computers. Free downloadable software to monitor the status of your drive and clone a drive, or backup your data. Sequential read speeds up to 560mb/s and sequential write speeds up to 530MB/s. An active power draw up to 25% lower than previous generations of WD Blue SSD.

As used for storage capacity, 1 terabyte TB = 1 trillion bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending on operating environment. As used for transfer rate or interface, megabyte per second MB/s = 1 million bytes per second and gigabit per second Gb/s = 1 billion bits per second. 3d nand sata ssd for capacities up to 4tb with enhanced reliability.
BrandWestern Digital #ad
ManufacturerWestern Digital #ad
Height2.8 Inches
Length4 Inches
Weight0.08 Pounds
Width0.3 Inches
Part NumberWDS500G2B0A
ModelWDS500G2B0A
WarrantyWestern Digital ("WD") values your business and always attempts to provide you the very best of service. No limited warranty is provided by WD unless your WD Product ("Product") was purchased from an authorized distributor or authorized reseller. Distributors may sell Products to resellers who then sell Products to end users. Please see below for warranty information or obtaining service. No warranty service is provided unless the Product is returned to an authorized return center in the region (warranty regions are identified as Canada, U.S.A., Latin America, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, India and Thailand) where the Product was first shipped by WD, which may have regional specific warranty implications. If your Product was purchased as a component integrated within a system by a system manufacturer, no limited warranty is provided by WD.

8. Samsung Electronics

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Samsung 870 EVO SATA III SSD 1TB 2.5” Internal Solid State Hard Drive, Upgrade PC or Laptop Memory and Storage for IT Pros, MZ-77E1T0B/AM, Creators, Everyday Users

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Samsung Electronics #ad - Excellence in performance: enjoy professional level ssD performance which maximizes the SATA interface limit to 560/530 MB/s sequential speeds, accelerates write speeds and maintains long term high performance with a larger variable buffer.

Industry-defining reliability: from everyday computing to 8K video processing, low lag with the 6th generation VNAND, you can multi-task efficiently with up to 600 TBW, and powerful MKX controller. The sdd all-star: the latest 870 EVO has indisputable performance, reliability and compatibility built upon Samsung's pioneering technology. More compatible than ever: 870 evo has been compatibility tested for major host systems and applications, NAS, motherboards, including chipsets, and video recording devices.
BrandSamsung Electronics #ad
ManufacturerSamsung #ad
Height0.27 Inches
Length3.94 Inches
Weight0.13 Pounds
Width2.76 Inches
Part NumberMZ-77E1T0B/AM
ModelMZ-77E1T0B/AM
Warranty3 Years Manufacturer

9. Kingston

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Kingston 240GB A400 SATA 3 2.5" Internal SSD SA400S37/240G, HDD Replacement for Increase Performance

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Kingston #ad - Fast start up, loading and file transfers. Multiple capacities with space for applications or a hard drive replacement. More reliable and durable than a hard drive.
BrandKingston #ad
ManufacturerKingston Technology #ad
Height2.75 Inches
Length3.94 Inches
Weight0.09 Pounds
Width0.28 Inches
Part NumberSA400S37/240G
ModelSA400S37/240G
WarrantyLimited 3 Year

10. Seagate

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Seagate IronWolf 4TB NAS Internal Hard Drive HDD – CMR 3.5 Inch SATA 6Gb/s 5900 RPM 64MB Cache for RAID Network Attached Storage – Frustration Free Packaging ST4000VN008

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Seagate #ad - Purpose built for nas enclosures, no lags or down time, increased file sharing performance, IronWolf delivers less wear and tear, little to no noise/vibration, and much more. Easily monitor the health of drives using the integrated IronWolf Health Management system and enjoy long term reliability with 1M hours MTBF. Ironwolf internal hard drives are the ideal solution for up to 8 bay, multi user NAS environments craving powerhouse performance. Store more and work faster with a NAS optimized hard drive providing 4TB and cache of up to 64MB.
BrandSeagate #ad
ManufacturerSeagate Bare Drives #ad
Height1.03 Inches
Length5.79 Inches
Weight1.35 Pounds
Width4.01 Inches
Part NumberST4000VN008
Model‎ST4000VNZ008
Warranty3-year limited