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Macbook Pro 13" A1278 HDD Hard Drive Cable (Mid 2012) | 821-1480-A

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Macbook Pro 13" A1278 HDD Hard Drive Cable (Mid 2012) | 821-1480-A

MBP1330-A1278/1480
  • Replacement HDD Hard Drive Cable 
  • Suits Macbook Pro A1278 Mid 2012
  • P/N: 821-1480-A
  • Replacement HDD Hard Drive Cable 
  • Suits Macbook Pro A1278 Mid 2012
  • P/N: 821-1480-A
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Product Details

Replace a damaged hard drive cable in your Mid 2012 MacBook Pro 13" Unibody laptop computer with this part. Common fix for flashing folder with question mark (unrecognized drive).

 

Part Includes:

  • 2.5" SATA hard drive flex cable connection
  • Front panel IR sensor
  • Sleep Indicator light

 

Please Note

This part only works in the A1278 MacBook Pro Mid 2012. It will not work in other MacBook Pro models or other years of the A1278 MacBook Unibody. HDD brackets are not included and must be transferred from the original cable.

Please Note

This part will either be brand new or an A-Grade Used Genuine Apple replacement

Specifications

  • Compatible Part Numbers: 821-1480-A
  • Part Type: HDD to logic board cable
  • Warranty: 12 Months
How do I find my Model number?

Compatible Model Numbers

MacBook Pro 13" Mid 2012
Model Number (A Number)
  • A1278
EMC Number
  • EMC 2554

Part number icon Macbook Pro 13" 2012 How do I find my Model number?

Model Identifier
  • MacBookPro9,2
Device Number (M Number)
  • MD101
  • MD102
* Please note, to make searching the device number (M Number) easier, we have only listed the part numbers (First 5 characters), we have removed the region numbers as there is no difference in parts. For example, if "M Number" is "MC922LL/A". we remove the "region" portion and everything after (the "LL/A" at the end) leaving us with "MC922".
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Installation Help

zero cycle

Checkout the video above or step-by-step guide below for assistance in completing this repair as they require the removal of the battery screws

iFixit Macbook Pro 13" A1278 2012 Hard Drive Replacement Guide


safety certification

Here is some tools you may need to help you complete the repair.


chipset

Here are some helpful tips to assist you in completing a safe repair on your device. If you are unsure of something or have any quesions, please feel free to contact us either by phone (0508 IGADGET) or by email

  • Always track your screws to avoid putting back in the wrong place and damaging your device. You can draw a picture of your laptop and tape the screws to the right places or use a screw mat
  • Always power down your device prior to working on it
  • Make sure you match the cable model number so you can be sure it will work with your device

What’s In The Box

  • 1x Macbook Pro 13" HDD Hard Drive cable for 2012
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VT
16/02/2022
Vikas T.
New Zealand New Zealand

Happy with the product and service

Goods as per description and prompt plus friendly service. Thanks you.

B
25/08/2021
Ben
New Zealand New Zealand

Quick delivery and works amazing!

Works amazing! Fixed issue of question mark folder when booting. Quick delivery as well. Very happy customer :)

TH
19/08/2021
Tim H.
New Zealand New Zealand

Got what I needed when I needed it - Thanks iGadget

Perfect. Works great - solved the issue of Macbook question mark icon, no HDD detected.