12-13-2017 11:12 AM
I've recently bought a Lenovo Thinkpad T470, and all works fine. What I would like to know, If I can upgrade that Notebook with an hdd drive beside a 512 GB Solid State Drive, PCIe-NVMe OPAL2.0.
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12-13-2017 08:52 PM
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No, HDD and SSD simultaneously is not possible in T470 as there is only one HDD slot or one M.2 2280 slot exclusively for storage.
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12-13-2017 09:00 PM - edited 12-13-2017 09:01 PM
I can't speak from experience but it looks like the main drive slot is either a 2280 SSD or a 2.5 inch HDD so you can't add an HDD. It does appear to be possible to add a 2242 m.2 SATA SSD in the WWAN slot if it is empty.
Some: HDD / SATA 6.0Gb/s, 2.5" wide, 7mm high, Active Protection System
Some: SSD / SATA 6.0Gb/s, 2.5" wide, 7mm high (e.g. xxxGB SSD)
Some: M.2 SSD / PCIe NVMe, PCIe 3.0 x 2, 16Gb/s
Some: 128GB M.2 SSD / SATA 6.0Gb/s, in WWAN slot as 2nd Storage,
mutually exclusive with WWAN and WiGig
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