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Optical drive Edge s430

2012-07-18, 11:14 AM

Hi!

I want to put a BD-drive in my edge s430. Do i have to pay attention to something or can i use any 9,5 mm drive?

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07-19-2012

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Re: Optical drive Edge s430

2012-07-20, 18:37 PM

Unfortunately kidacid the optical drive in the Edge s430 is a fixed drive and will required the keyboard to be removed and a screw to be taken out to remove the optical drive.

 

But you could always get an external blue-ray drive.

 

thank you lead_org

 

 As far as I can tell from the support site any 9.5mm drive should work.


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Re: Optical drive Edge s430

2012-07-20, 18:43 PM
you can remove the optical drive on the Edge S430, just need to remove a screw under the keyboard.

http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?DocID=PD024452

I haven't tried any aftermarket drive though, you able to use the off the market blu-ray drive, but there maybe some modification need ed for the drive bezel.

The usb option will be easier for you.
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Jin Li

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