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Yup, the 2010-2011 SAABs share unit with the 2012-2013 Ampera/Volts, and with Buick LaCrosse 2010-2011 (12?).
Here you can see a demo of the infotainment in the ng9-5:
"Spot the similarities"
One dead giveaway is that the 2012 map update that GM used to sell was for SAAB 9-5, Opel/Vauxhall Ampera and Chevy Volt.

The drive in the Ampera is 80GB IIRC, the drive in the SAAB is 60GB. The partition for maps is 25GB, the partition for music is 10GB (or 20 if you have 80GB, never sold in ng9-5 though), and then there is one partition for the Gracenote database, and 2 system partitions containing startup animations and settings and other stuff.
 

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Oh, and the drive is accessible without removing the radio, there's a small panel on the radio that you remove and then just rip the drive out:

This video is from dismantling my car ;)
 

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The drive in the Ampera is 80GB IIRC, the drive in the SAAB is 60GB. The partition for maps is 25GB, the partition for music is 10GB (or 20 if you have 80GB, never sold in ng9-5 though), and then there is one partition for the Gracenote database, and 2 system partitions containing startup animations and settings and other stuff.
The Ampera was sold as having a 30GB drive for music, I'd neglected to acknowledge the maps would also be stored outside that 30GB so 80 sounds around right. I have about 18GB of music on my Ampera (took several hours to copy from a USB stick...)
 

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That's funny. The 9-5 was due for a small upgrade to the infotainment for MY2012. The few cars that exist that has these upgrades (test cars) have an 80GB PATA hard drive, but only 20GB for music, as an upgrade from 60GB 2010-2011with 10GB of music.
 
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