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    May 07, 2010
    2 21.5" iMacs 2014 OS X 10.13.4, 2010 10.12.6 ; 1 Mini iPad; 1 iPhone 4s;1 iPhone SE iOS 11.3
    Backup drives for Time Macine
    Although I have a Maxtor 320gb 2.5" drive it has backup files Winzipped from PC as well as unzipped files used to transfer to new Mac.

    If I want to use this drive I will have to reformat the drive for use with TM.

    Any advice on best compatible, e.g. Iomega eGo USB 2.0 320Gb portable?

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    Jan 23, 2008
    Keller, Texas
    2017 27" iMac, 10.5" iPad Pro, iPhone 6s+, iPhone 7+, Numerous iPods, High Sierra
    Take a look at what Mac Sales has to offer. They're Mac specialists and only sell the best in equipment for your Mac. Remember, that a backup drive has to be reliable - In reality, more reliable than your internal one.

    I would choose a drive that had all three ports: USB 2, FW 400, and FW 800.


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