Tools

No tools required.

Parts

No parts required.

Remove the battery, using release clips. Ensure device has no residual power by attempting boot once battery is removed.
  • Remove the battery, using release clips.

  • Ensure device has no residual power by attempting boot once battery is removed.

  • Remove either 2 (or 4 for a full teardown) 12mm phillips screws, then removing the bottom cover to gain access to the HDD and RAM.

  • Remove HDD and RAM cover

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Remove 3 5mm Phillips screws
  • Remove 3 5mm Phillips screws

  • Slide HDD caddy back, remove using the black pull tab.

Remove 4 Phillips screws, 2 per side
  • Remove 4 Phillips screws, 2 per side

  • Remove HDD from caddy.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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Ryan

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What is the spec of the hard drive? SATA 2.5"? Any max capacity or other restrictions on what drops in?

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