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lenovo y70-70 touch ram / cpu upgrade

Lenovo y70-70 Touch
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Hi, i own a lenovo y70-70 touch, and i want to upgrade it with some rams and possibly a new cpu and/or gpu. First i need to know witch type of ram to buy, second: is it even possible to replace cpu/gpu (is it soldered to the motherboard??)



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Re: lenovo y70-70 touch ram / cpu upgrade

Hi Hallgrimur , 


Welcome to the Community Forums.


Based from the product specifications:

Memory : 16GB max  / PC3-12800 1600MHz DDR3L, non-parity, dual-channel capable, two 204-pin SO-DIMM sockets

You may add similar specification of your current Hyn HMT41GS6AFR8A-PB DDR3L 1600 8GB with additional 8GB PC3-12800 1600MHz DDR3L .

OEM recommended parts on page 67 item 13 , directions on page 41 of the hardware manual


Both CPU I7-4720H (Socket support - BGA/ Ball Grid Array) and GPU is soldered onboard therefore non upgradable. 


You may edit out your serial number for your Y70-70 Touch Laptop (Lenovo) - Type 80DU (MTM80DU00E5MT) for privacy and protection. 


Hope this help answer your query .



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