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Registered: ‎04-13-2019
Location: GR
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Ideapad 330-15IKB (Type 81DC) RAM and SSD Upgrade


Hello !

I just bought the entitled laptop. It is equipped with 4 GB RAM and 500GB HDD . 

I want to upgrade the RAM and replace the HDD with SSD or put the HDD in optical tray and keep both.


So please I want to know :


what type of RAM suits to my system

if there is only one slot so must replace the 4GB with 8GB or just buy another 4GB(and what this must be to cooperate well)

How much is the maximum RAM that I can equip

what type of ssd I need

How much is the maximum capacity of ssd I can equip.



I have attached an image of specs referring to my system that lenovo sent me.


I apologize if answers seem to be obvious, but I want to be sure for my purchases.




 Thank you 

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Registered: ‎11-04-2019
Location: US
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Re: Ideapad 330-15IKB (Type 81DC) RAM and SSD Upgrade

Hi @krisjoy,


Thanks for reaching out.


We apologize for the late response.

Do you still need assistance with the Ideapad 330-15IKB?

You can refer to Platform Specifications regarding RAM and SSD upgrade.

Ideapad 330-15IKB offers 16GB max / 2133MHz DDR4, optional 4GB memory soldered to systemboard, one DDR4 SO-DIMM socket.

While some resellers offer up to 20GB RAM:

It supports M.2 / PCIe NVMe, PCIe  for the SSD. 256GB Max capacity.

You can also refer to the Support Site for compatible RAM and SSDs. Just key in the serial number the search. Go to Parts > Compatible > Commodity Type.


Hope this helps with your query.






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