Introduction

Use this guide to replace the RAM on your Asus ROG GL551J. Make sure that any new RAM has a DDR3 connection type to correctly fit into this device.

Tools

No tools required.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Lay device  on a flat surface with battery facing up.
    • Lay device on a flat surface with battery facing up.

  2. Locate latch below battery and push right.
    • Locate latch below battery and push right.

  3. Battery should release upwards. Pull battery out.
    • Battery should release upwards. Pull battery out.

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  5. Lay laptop on flat surface with the underside facing up. Unscrew the back panel. Lay laptop on flat surface with the underside facing up. Unscrew the back panel.
    • Lay laptop on flat surface with the underside facing up. Unscrew the back panel.

  6. Slide back panel out and remove. Slide back panel out and remove.
    • Slide back panel out and remove.

  7. Place thumbs on the locking tabs of both sides of the RAM stick and push outwards to unlock. Place thumbs on the locking tabs of both sides of the RAM stick and push outwards to unlock.
    • Place thumbs on the locking tabs of both sides of the RAM stick and push outwards to unlock.

  8. RAM should pop up at about 45 degrees. Pull outwards with fingers on the side of the RAM to remove.
    • RAM should pop up at about 45 degrees. Pull outwards with fingers on the side of the RAM to remove.

Conclusion

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

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