cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Reply
Highlighted
uvkarthik94
What's DOS?
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎02-11-2019
Location: IN
Views: 54
Message 1 of 2

Can I add additional drive to my Ideapad 330

Hello Team,

 

Can I add SSD to my laptop while using HDD too? I don't want to remove HDD and wanted to use SSD like most of them use SSD for OS? If so, which SSD is supported.

 

My model : Lenovo Ideapad 330-15IKB 81DE0088IN 15.6-inch Full HD Laptop (8th Gen I5-8250U/8GB DDR4/2TB HDD/2GB Graphics)

Sr Support Specialist
Posts: 7,987
Registered: ‎11-30-2015
Location: PH
Views: 35
Message 2 of 2

Re: Can I add additional drive to my Ideapad 330

Hi uvkarthik94,

 

Welcome to the Community Forums.

 

Checking with the hardware manual, there is no mention of SSD m.2 for parts assembly. Adding m.2 PCIe NVMe SSD may not be an option but best that you physically check your board for any available slots.

 

You systemboard is PN 5B20R19899 MB L 81DE I58250U RADEON530_2G D4G NOK as image shown below. The circle may be an option to test with a spare although we are not sure it is electronically active on yours. 

 

330 ssd today.jpg 

The encircled slots are originally intended for optane memory boards.

 

I hope this helps answer your query.

 

Regards

 

 



Did someone help you today? Press the star on the left to thank them with a Kudo!
If you find a post helpful and it answers your question, please mark it as an "Accepted Solution"! This will help the rest of the Community with similar issues identify the verified solution and benefit from it.

Check out current deals!


Shop current deals

Top Kudoed Authors