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    Apple Recall: MacBook Air Flash Storage Sold Between June 2012 And June 2013


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    It looks like only certain Toshiba SSDs are affected. If your MacBook Air comes with a Samsung SSD you don't need to worry.

    ...if your 2012 MacBook Air shipped with a Samsung SSD this update probably won't apply to your system. If your Air did come with a 64GB or 128GB Toshiba SSD, back up your data and download the firmware update as soon as possible, since SSD failures can be swift and terrible. (Source)

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    All SSD failures are swift and terrible.

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    Ran the update yesterday and it updated the firmware on my disk. It's a bit odd if you're not expecting it - several restarts then the machine shuts down.



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