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AimingDuck
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Y520-25IKL: Can I add a hard drive to existing SSD?

Hi i have a lenovo y520t-25ikl and i7700, gtx 1060 3gb, 256gb ssd, motherboard 36D9. I would like to know if im able to add another hard drive to my pc.

 

Thanks in advance!

 

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Re: Can i add another hard drive

Hi AimingDuck!

 

Welcome to the community forums.

 

Based on a discussion in our community forums, the motherboard has two SATA connections which are used by both the hard drive and optical drive. You cannot add new SATA ports to the motherboard, it means that if you want to add an additional hard drive, you need to remove the optical drive (CD/DVD drive) to install an additional hard drive. Click here to see the discussion https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Gaming-Desktops/Add-a-second-hard-drive-to-Legion-Y520T-25IKL/m-p/41389....

 

Regards,



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