Upgrade my mac with Solid State drive

I want to  upgrade my mac pro to solid state drives I have included my model specs below, if you are able to shed any light on how difficult it may be I would greatly appreciate it.

Model Name:Mac Pro
  Model Identifier:MacPro1,1
  Processor Name:Dual-Core Intel Xeon
  Processor Speed:3 GHz
  Number Of Processors:2
  Total Number Of Cores:4
  L2 Cache (per processor):4 MB
  Memory:4 GB
  Bus Speed:1.33 GHz
  Boot ROM Version:MP11.005C.B08
  SMC Version:1.7f10
  Serial Number:G86401FVUPZ

Intel ESB2 AHCI:

 Vendor:Intel
  Product:ESB2 AHCI
  Speed:3 Gigabit
  Description:AHCI Version 1.10 Supported

ST3500641AS  P:

 Capacity:465.76 GB
  Model:ST3500641AS  P
  Revision:3.BTA
  Serial Number:3PM1H5ZX
  Native Command Queuing:Yes
  Queue Depth:32
  Removable Media:No
  Detachable Drive:No
  BSD Name:disk1
  Bay Name:"Bay 1"
  Mac OS 9 Drivers:No
  Partition Map Type:GPT (GUID Partition Table)
  S.M.A.R.T. status:Verified
  Volumes:
Macintosh HD:
 Capacity:465.44 GB
  Available:309.31 GB
  Writable:Yes
  File System:Journaled HFS+
  BSD Name:disk1s2
  Mount Point:/

NVIDIA GeForce 7300 GT:

 Name:NVDA,Display-B
  Type:display
  Driver Installed:Yes
  Bus:PCI
  Slot:Slot-1
  Vendor ID:0x10de
  Device ID:0x0393
  Subsystem Vendor ID:0x0000
  Subsystem ID:0x0010
  ROM Revision:3008
  Revision ID:0x00a1
  Link Width:x16
  Link Speed:2.5 GT/s


PIONEER DVD-RW  DVR-111D: x 2

 Firmware Revision:AB09
  Interconnect:ATAPI
  Burn Support:Yes (Apple Shipping Drive)
  Cache:2000 KB
  Reads DVD:Yes
  CD-Write:-R, -RW
  DVD-Write:-R, -RW, +R, +R DL, +RW
  Write Strategies:CD-TAO, CD-SAO, CD-Raw, DVD-DAO
  Media:Insert media and refresh to show available burn speeds
GorapsI.T. ManagerAsked:
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Craig BowmanIT Services ManagerCommented:
I would imagine that the user would be installing a 3.5" drive since  he said he had a mac pro.  

Anywho,  here are some instructions on how to install a hard drive in your mac pro

http://macs.about.com/od/diyguidesprojects/ss/hdinstallmacpro.htm

or

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vtpNMia6Rxk
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Craig BowmanIT Services ManagerCommented:
Should be an extremely easy process.  backup your data to an external and install the SSD  and image it.  then bring your data back from the external
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hkhaskellCommented:
Yes, you can easily install a 3.5" SATA form factor SSD in your Mac Pro in minutes.  However, none of the PCIE SSD solutions currently on the market have Mac drivers, so those are off limits until drivers are available.
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skillyhoCommented:
Look for a retail kit from any of the big retailers that comes with a 2.5" to 3.5" adapter kit. Since you're using a desktop, this is important as the hard drives will be literal difference sizes (in inches). The adapter kit lets you the smaller 2.5" drives without issue. Otherwise, you shouldn't have any other issues. Be sure to use "Time Machine" to backup your current system state for easy restore.

I've assisted a friend in upgrading his MacbookPro from a standard mechanical drive to a SSD (he used a Crucial 64GB Model) and he notes much faster boot times, app loads and even longer battery life...which I'm sure you're aware of if you're in the market for a SSD!



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