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Originally Posted by chrsb5 View Post
I cloned the drive from my mid-09 MPB to the 500gb Momentus XT
When at all possible you should avoid cloning if you are looking for a performance boost. Cloning will duplicate fragmented data and slow read times. Migrating is a much better option. It copies the data and writes to the new drive in a linear fashion.

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