Introduction

There are 2 RAM slots in the 6930p Laptop. One is the expansion slot and accessible from the underside of the device, the other is the default location for factory installed RAM and is located under the keyboard. This guide focuses on the expansion slot

Parts

No parts required.

Flip laptop over and locate the battery release button Push release button to the left to release battery and gently pull battery from the laptop Push release button to the left to release battery and gently pull battery from the laptop
  • Flip laptop over and locate the battery release button

  • Push release button to the left to release battery and gently pull battery from the laptop

New Battery = Faster iPhone
Fix Kits starting at $16.99
Locate the RAM expansion slot cover on the bottom of the laptop Loosen the PM2.0×5.0 captive screw and remove the cover.
  • Locate the RAM expansion slot cover on the bottom of the laptop

  • Loosen the PM2.0×5.0 captive screw and remove the cover.

Install RAM module into the RAM slot on an angle of around 30 degrees Press the RAM module down with your fingers on each corner until it clicks into the 2 metal clips and is locked down
  • Install RAM module into the RAM slot on an angle of around 30 degrees

  • Press the RAM module down with your fingers on each corner until it clicks into the 2 metal clips and is locked down

  • Check to ensure the metal tabs are holding the RAM module down on both sides

  • Reinstall the RAM cover

Conclusion

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

5 other people completed this guide.

Richdave

Member since: 04/09/2010

26,734 Reputation

36 Guides authored

Team

Master Techs Member of Master Techs

Community

271 Members

677 Guides authored

What kind of RAM do you place in this slot?

I want to upgrade my notebook, maybe with some RAM from ebay, so, What should I buy?

Jan Cerenohorsky - Reply

Also, is there already any RAM by default? What is the maximum capacity you can upgrade to?

Jan Cerenohorsky -

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 2

Past 7 Days: 12

Past 30 Days: 79

All Time: 10,915