Introduction

Follow these steps in order to successfully replace the SSD of your laptop.

Parts

No parts required.

Use PH0 screwdriver to unscrew the 4.49x7.88 mm screw in the middle of the back panel.
  • Use PH0 screwdriver to unscrew the 4.49x7.88 mm screw in the middle of the back panel.

Place thumbs flat on the front side of the back panel (the side to open the laptop). Push panel upwards sliding it out of the locked position. Lift panel out of socket.
  • Place thumbs flat on the front side of the back panel (the side to open the laptop).

  • Push panel upwards sliding it out of the locked position.

  • Lift panel out of socket.

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Remove panel and screw from the device. This opens up the main board of the device.
  • Remove panel and screw from the device. This opens up the main board of the device.

Unscrew the two 4.10x4.05 mm screws holding the SSD in place.
  • Unscrew the two 4.10x4.05 mm screws holding the SSD in place.

Using your finger and thumb lift the hard drive out of the computer but do not disconnect the attached connector to the computer.
  • Using your finger and thumb lift the hard drive out of the computer but do not disconnect the attached connector to the computer.

By applying pressure to the sides of the connector, pull the connector apart from the SSD.
  • By applying pressure to the sides of the connector, pull the connector apart from the SSD.

Conclusion

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

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