There are a number of components in the MacBook Pro 13" Unibody that can be cost effectively upgraded.
- Memory: The MacBook Pro 13" Unibody Mid 2010 comes with 4 GB RAM standard. If your MacBook Pro is still running with only the stock RAM, upgrading will provide a dramatic performance boost. You can upgrade to two modules for a total of 8 GB very easily.
- Hard Drive: 160 or 250 GB hard drives came standard with the MacBook Pro 13" Unibody. You can easily upgrade the drive to a much faster solid state drive.
The MacBook Pro 13" Unibody is clearly differentiated from other MacBook Pros by its smaller size. However, it does resemble its larger siblings, the MacBook Pro 15" Unibody and the MacBook Pro 17" Unibody.
MacBook Pros tend to look very similar, and it's important to know which machine you have before ordering any replacement parts.