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Lenovo B40-30 - Adding a DVD Drive or HHD Caddy

2015-10-03, 20:10 PM

Hello i am looking to buy a Lenovo B40-30. i have seen some B40-30 come with a dvd drive and some that do not ,

if i buy a B40-30 without a dvd drive is there a space to acomodate a dvd drive/dvd hdd caddy?

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Re: Lenovo B40-30 - Adding a DVD Drive or HHD Caddy

2015-10-05, 21:03 PM

hi calum

 

Welcome to the Forums.

 

Looking inside the unit via this B40-30 Video Disassembly Guide, this system uses an ODD connector board that attaches to the motherboard and into the ODD.

 

- Link to picture

 

If you'll be going for an HDD caddy, I would recommend you get the B40-30 with an ODD so that you won't have any issues  attaching a caddy as there's no guarantee that this connector is present with a B40-30 with a dummy ODD..

 

 

Hope this helps.

 

Regards



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