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I have a question about High sierra installation on a 2015

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I have a question about High sierra installation on a 2015 imac
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: Since i got the new machine from apple 2 weeks back. it came sierra os. I upgraded to High Sierra when it became available.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: But file system remained Mac OS Extended.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Can the new APFS system be upgraded to only a SSD drive? Or does the internal SATa rive also work?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Computer Hardware
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
how long before i get an answer, question is easy enough. do i have to have an ssd drive to upgrade to APFS
Expert:  John Lohr replied 11 months ago.

Hello and thank you for choosing JustAnswer. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to help you.

Sorry for the delay, APFS does support normal hard disks as well as SSD's; however, it is optimized for Flash storage and SSD's

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