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Upgrade hdd to sdd Lenovo Ideapad 305 15IBD

Q: Upgrade hdd to sdd Lenovo Ideapad 305 15IBD

I was wondering if anyone has upgraded or swapped out their hdd for a solid state drive on the Ideapad 305 15IBD? My specific model number is 80NJ00F5UK, I have been able to find an mSata ssd drive which says its compatible with the 305 IBD, but not the exact model number above. To be honest Im pretty happy with the performance of the 1TB hdd that i have but just want to confirm whether its possible or not to swap out for an ssd if I wanted to in the future. The main reason would be to squeeze a bit more battery life, as its one area where the laptop is a bit weak. mSata SSDhttps://www.ipc-computer.eu/notebook-spareparts/lenovo/300-serie/ideapad-305-15ibd-80nj005j/hdd-12

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have got new lenovo ideapad 305 15ibd windows 10 week agoand when i was resiting it i have shutdown it by mistakenow laptop wont start windowsand i try to boot from usb and wont let me i have try to change bios bot from uefi to legacy support first and it wont read from usb it say ....this product is coveret by one or more of the following patents us6,570,884,  us6,115,776 and us6,327,625

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Hello guys,I bought an LenovoIdeapad 100-15IBD and I want to install Windows XP like OS on it. The main problem it's that when the boot installer it's started I received the following error: The BIOS in this system is not fully ACPI compliant Stop 0x000000A5 " I tried all settings from BIOS, I tried also with a lot of Windows XP versions and nothing. I updated also the BIOS version to the latest one.  What I can do to solve this problem because I need this OS for some old software tools?  Thank you ! 

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Hi, i recently bought a laptop lenovo ideapad 100 ,everything went fine until today when i shut it down by keeping pressed the power button , now the laptop won't start . I can see the power and charging light turned on but no fan noise and everithing is turned off.

A:Lenovo ideapad 100-15IBD won't start

Now i can hear the fan sometimes and other noises, it showed me once the lenovo start up screen but then it died again . Anyone have any other ideas?I tryed one key recovery and i forgot to mention that my windows 10 had a upgrade last night .

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Hello Lenovo community.I have purchased a Lenovo Ideapad 100-15ibd with :- Intel Core i5 5200u 2.7 gHz- 4 GB RAM- nVidia 920mI have already upgraded from 4 to 8 GB of RAM ( which is the highest value supported by this processor ) and now i want to upgrade 2 more things. 1. Buy a SSD.2. Install an eGPU.I want to install GTX 1050 TI 4GB and 128 bit on this laptop but i was not sure if this will work as good as i was thinking.I want to know if the GTX 1050 TI 4GB 128 bit is supported by this laptop and if i can install it with that eGPU adapter which is placed in the Wi Fi place. Not thunderbolt. Should i do this upgrade? If i shouldn't upgrade to this graphic card, there is another model better for my laptop ? Thank you! 

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I think my laptop overheats because:When i play weak games like "Live For Speed", "Gun Rocket", "Polarity", etc, the GPU says it is at 90-93C... I'm always using V-Sync or just locking the fps to 60 because i was thinking it will help me...I updated BIOS because i was thinking it was because it was outdated but that doesn't helped me...Is that normal? If no, then if there is solution to fix it or only service can help me?

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lenovo ideapad 100-15ibdme dice el administrador de dispositivos que ese dispositivo desconocido es la  "Controladora integrada compatible con Microsoft ACPI" Estoy con Windows 7 de 64 bits. He instalado todos los drivers de la página:http://support.lenovo.com/es/es/products/Laptops-and-netbooks/100-series/100-15ibd?linkTrack=GPS%253... especialmente los de la zona chipset porque creo que viene de ahí pero sigue igual. Alguien me ayuda? gracias.

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Hi , please have anyone faced such this  ploblem with this version as i can't extend or duplicate my desktop screen , i'm using windown 10 with tha latest VGA driver update .i bought an adaptor HDMI to VGA but the screen gives me no signal , although it works fine on another laptop. 

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Good evening. Can somebody tell me how much memory slots inside notebook Lenovo Ideapad 100-15IBD (80QQ004GFR) ? In service manual written "SODIMM × 2" (page 26, viewer page 30). Same time in many internet shops written that it's only 1 slot on motherboard.










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it's a lenovo forum on com domain. There is no people from lenovo?

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Hi, I have a problem with an ideapad100 laptop which were recently bought from local retailer. I downloaded all all relevant drivers for this model for Windows 7 Home 64bit. I'm unable to install almost none of them. Here are some of the errors I'm getting:"This BIOS is only for Lenovo 100-14/15IBD. Your macine does not match with this BIOS." - BIOS"No appropriate driver to be installed" - LAN Driver"NVIDIA Installer cannot continue. This graphics driver could not find compatible graphics hardware" - Nvidia VGA Driver"Error 1935" - OneKey Optimizer"This computer does not meet the minimum requirements for installing this software" - Intel VGA Driver"Could not find the device for this driver" - Conexant Audio Driver KB2685811 was fineRealtek LAN was fine Is it possible that they sold a laptop with wrong parts? Or do you have any other ideas? Thanks

A:Lenovo 100-15IBD Laptop (ideapad) - can't install ...

Had the same problem. Tried to install Win7 in  hope of making the HDMI output project my screen on external monitor, but gave up as got the same error messages as you did. Then installed Win 8.1 and made the external screen work...for about 5 minutes. Then installed Win 10 but external screen still ot working, tried at least 4 different VGA drivers, updated BIOS, etc. My conclusion is that there are serious driver issues with this laptop, Win 7 do not even bother trying.  Try Win 8.1 or 10 and let me know if you can use HDMI to project screen ,and the driver version you use! Thanks

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I've instaled Windows 7 X64 and everything works fine except the camera. I tryed to install recomended drivers for this moment but it showed me the message "No appropriate driver has been instaled for your system". After that I tried Lenovo easy cam driver but nothing happend. Next step was going into the Bios and enable it the camera from there but I couldn't find the camera there in my configuration setings. I have readed this forum to find solution for my problem but nothing works for me.There is any other way to solve my problem?

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I bought a Lenovo IdeaPad 100-15IBD a few days ago, and after a series of problems that I manage to fix, I woke up this morning to find out that my keyboard and touchpad are not working. Last night (about 9 hours ago) it was working fine. Anyone have any idea how can I fix this?

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Hello, please is there a possibility to remove battery from Lenovo Ideapad 100-15ibd laptop without opening it? To keep it connected to adapter, when I dont need it to be connected to battery?Thank you










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A:Lenovo Ideapad 100-15ibd - Battery removal

Good day.
 
Opening up the machine will be required. Please see pgs 32-38 of your hardware manual:
https://download.lenovo.com/consumer/mobiles_pub/ideapad_100_15_ibd_hmm_201508.pdf
 
Hope this helps.
Regards.

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hi.I 've downloaded bios update from this site and update but this update make problem for me .... my laptop Esc key not working anywhere. in game not working.. in bios setting not working .. in bot menu not working... please help for downgrade or new version of bios

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I've just bought a Lenovo Ideapad 100-15IBD and I cannot find a way to turn the keyboard backlight.I tried Fn + Spacebar but therewas no responce.Is anothere way to turn it on or that attribute is not supported from my model?

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Hello All, I have bought a LENOVO IdeaPad 100-15IBD andd I have updated everything it is windows 10 and the Intel core i5 version. First booting up and shutting down went fine. Now when I try to shut it down now the screen turns black, but the power button keeps burning and every 5 seconds I hear two hard clicking noises and then it shuts down after 20 seconds. Can anybody help me and give me advice on how to stop it from making these noises? I already checked but there is nothing blocking my fan. Thank you in advance! Kind regards, Gary von Havel.

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I would like to know if this laptop is able to see the 5ghz wireless signal. version with i5 5200 u 8gb ram 500 gb hard disk and nvidia 520

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Hello all. I was just hoping someone might have experienced this or had a software solution. I've reinstalled the sound drivers and run one of those lenovo comprehensive hardware checks and the troubleshooting and nothing has worked. Sound works fine when I plug in headphones. I'm just hoping it's not a hardware issue cause the nearest service center is 100+ miles from me and I'm going back to school this upcoming week. 

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Hello All, I have a problem with my new Ideapad 100-15IBD that I received today. Wireless or Ethernet connection is horribly slow - I have 50Mb/s connection and laptop is using 4-5Mb/s max (just to mention even Chrome download takes about an hour with this connection speed/quality). I have it with W10, but also formatted and installed W7 to check, if maybe it's faulty Realtek drivers (I tried both from Lenovo Support website and Realtek ones). On both versions of Windows the problem occurs. I am now back to W10, so it's as fresh as it gets. I tried different settings of Network Card, tried looking through forums about similar problems, but can't find anything, so I was wondering if anyone, preferably Support Team, has any tips or ideas why it's like this. The Network adapters I see are:Bluetooth devices x2 (not important for me at this point I believe)Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller (tried meddling with this one, now working on default as it's fresh installation)Realted RTL8723BE Wireless LAN 802.11n PCI-E NICI of course got it from retail, it's brand new, so I do not see how it could be broken already (talking about network adapter), so I thought that it's maybe software problem? Also - I noticed it's working even worse on 802.11n only than mixed. Thanks for any tips,c. PS. Sorry for my English, I'm not native speaker (Polish).

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Didn't realize the laptop was unplugged and went completely dead sitting there for a month. Went to plug in to power up and nothing. Thought maybe cat chewed on charger cable and tested it and was only pulling 4v vs the 20v it's supposed to but tried new charger that Lenovo sent and still nothing. I've heard battery could be un-chargeable if left to completely die and sit for a while but still don't get why laptop won't boot up when plugged in.  Am I dealing with something else internal in addition to a dead battery? 

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So I just bought this laptop, and I installed windows 7, and it should have Intel HD Graphics 5500 + nVidia Geforce 920M 1GB. However, I cant find nVidia Geforce, and when I try to install driver, it says that driver cant find the hardware. Also, when I open device manager, I do not have nVidia under Display adapters section, only Intel HD Graphics 5500. Anyone knows whats up here? I have seen many solutions that involve changing .inf files but I cant even see the nVidia so that does not work for me.

























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Hi everyone, I recently bought a Lenovo Ideapad 100-15IBD, it's supposed to be equipped with an SDD of 126 GB and an HDD, but all I see is the SDD even when I open Disk Management I can't seem to find it as if it wasn't equipped on the PC.Thank you for your help











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A:Where is my HDD Ideapad 100-15IBD

Hi lamradnane , 
 
Welcome to the Community Forums.
 
Would you have the machine number (check on the machine number from the sticker or check it from here ,just keep your serial number confidential) .  It would appear similar to this 80QQ00CQUK  .
 
Physical devices detected by the machine should show in the BIOS . Turning off the system and using the Novo key to power on would give Novo Menu that offers BIOS set up as this can also be verified within windows under device manager if recognized.
 
The parts lookup page would also be able to verify the devices /parts using the machine number or SN. 
 
Update us as soon as convenient. 
 
Regards

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 Ideapad 100-15IBD will not boot.  Stops at a screen that reads "starting watch dog initialization" .  New computer running windows 10. 

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Hi iam thinking of buying ideapad 100-15ibd... Only thing i wannna make sure : i will be using it connected to ac so i don't want the battery charging at 24/7 as it non removable does it or doesn't support this feature  likehe other lenovo laptops??  t

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Hello there! I recently had a booting issue with my ideapad and after I fixed it, it was low on power so I plugged it up. I hadn't, however, noticed that it wasn't charging. After a few minutes it died. Now when I plug it up nothing happens. The charging led light won't even come on. I've tried using the novo button, but nothing happened. Please help - Drew
 
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Hello there! I recently had a booting issue with my ideapad and after I fixed it, it was low on power so I plugged it up. I hadn't, however, noticed that it wasn't charging. After a few minutes it died. Now when I plug it up nothing happens. The charging led light won't even come on. I've tried using the novo button, but nothing happened. Please help - Drew

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Hey guys, Would anyone know if I can upgrade my laptop with dual 8 gb rams with 1600 mhz speed (G.Skill 2x8GB DDR3 1600Mhz SODIMM). Help would be appreciated! Thank you










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A:Ram upgrade for my lenovo ideapad v570

AGHammer wrote:Hey guys, Would anyone know if I can upgrade my laptop with dual 8 gb rams with 1600 mhz speed (G.Skill 2x8GB DDR3 1600Mhz SODIMM). Help would be appreciated! Thank youOne thing I'm sure of is that the memory will be dictated by the processor installed. Since you have not indicated the processor used I can't give you much detail. If you base it only on the specs you can only use 2 sticks or module with a max rating of 1333 Mhz each depending on the processor. As to the other specs details you have to locate the specs of the processor that you are using in the intel site. There you will know whether you can use 1600 Mhz plus other details. One thing for sure is that the max that you can use is 16 GB only if the processor allows it since you can't find a 16 GB module in the market to achieve 32 GB per processor spec.

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I did a crucial.com system scan and they said i can upgrade my ram to 20gb. is this really true? i figured the max is usualy 16 for a laptop like this but if it is really 20gb then that's cool. Can someone confrim? Edit: here is the link of my system scan =) http://www.crucial.com/usa/en/scanview/CF0526A131D926C3

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Hi, I am going to buy a used Lenovo IdeaPad Y700 15.6". The modelnr is 80NV00JWMX It has the following spesifications: Intel Core i5-6300HQ, Nvidia GTX 960M 2GB, 8 GB DDR4 RAM, 1 TB HDD (maybe a 8 GB flash drive). I have never owned a Lenovo, just several other brands. Will it be possible to upgrade this model with a SSD, and still have the 1 TB HDD? I am thinking of a M.2 Solid State Drive.  I am going to pick up the Lenovo later today. I just wanted to clarify this before I am picking it up.   

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I have Lenovo ideapad 100-15IBD (88QQ). I installed Windows 7 on it (Win 10 was preinstalled). I want to make standart FN key functioning work. What's the solution for that?BR,Max

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Hi Sorry if there is already a thread about this subject, but I'm at a loss how to solve this issue now. I have just bought an Ideapad 100-15IBD and the microphone does not pick up anything at all. To make things worse I have an exam on Monday 25th July which is an online exam for which I require a working camera and microphone....one out of two will not do!!! I have followed the advice via the Lenovo Solution Centre and nothing. I have followed all the Microsoft advice that says to access troubleshooting etc etc.... Please please please can someone help me. I'm not very literate when it comes to uninstalling / reinstalling drivers so if this it, please can you leave a nice lengthy explanation :-) Thanking everyone in advance les

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Hello,How many models for laptop ideapad 100-15IBD (core i3) ?because i found that model with video card Intel HD 5500,and found on many websites same model working with Nvidia 920M 

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So, i have the Lenovo  IdeaPad 100-15ibd. And every time i play this flash game - Realm of the Mad God. I can feel that my cpu gets very hot and minimal mouse input lag starts. The same happens when i play CS:GO. Cpu gets very hot and i get so much mouse input lag, its just unplayable. The usb ports that my mouse is plugged in are very close to the heat. I hope this is my mouse problem and i came to the right place to ask for help.
 
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hi.I 've downloaded bios update from this site and update but this update make problem for me .... my laptop Esc key not working anywhere. in game not working.. in bios setting not working .. in bot menu not working... please help for downgrade or new version of bios 

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I have just installed Windows 7 (Ultimate 64bit) - got the drivers from; http://support.lenovo.com/gb/en/products/Laptops-and-netbooks/100-series/100-15ibd/80QQ/00CQUK?linkT...Everything works except the Bluetooth & Camera. The supplied Camera Driver contains two drivers one is Realtek Driver and the other a Genesys Driver - using the universal installer package you get a message that says "No appropriate hardware found" - using the individual folders containing each driver there is a Setup.exe file - either will seem to install but neither works. I have found various drivers on the web but nothing that gives me a working Camera in Windows 7. Bluetooth similar - by the way neither show in device manager as devices with exclamation marks. Any ideas (HaHa) would be well received. Thanks  

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My lenovo idea pad 100-15ibd ran into a problem while I was on it, not allowing me to do anything. So I turned the laptop off, and tried to turn it back on. When I did this it went into an auto repair, trying to fix disc errors. I let this run for more then 40 hours, before finally stopping it and turning the laptop off. When I did this, anytime I tried to turn the laptop on it would just sit on the Lenovo splash art, and I couldn't bring up a console with f8.
 
At this point I started looking up support on the forums, and found something about cutting all power, and removing the battery. To do this with my Ideapad, I had to take it apart, some. I DID break a lenovo sticker, that was hiding a screw. I assume that is how they would know if it had been opened. Cutting the power didn't work, so instead I took it to a nearby compute repair store. They told me it would likely cost more then half the laptops worth to fix, because it needed a new hard drive, and to be completely reset.
 
So I'm really just trying to see, if the one year warranty that IS still active, according to your website, had been fully voided; And if I'm just going to have to suck it up and drop the benjis.  Or if there is a chance that I could still have it fixed through its warranty. Any help is appreciated. 
 
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A:Ideapad 100-15IBD - Voided warranty?

Welcome to the Lenovo Community !
 
Sorry hear of your problem.  Most Lenovo Service Centers realize that folks will open their laptops in order to upgrade the various components.  Although opening the cover on a model like yours will void the warranty, the service center at times overlook that fact provided no damage was done.  The best I can say is contact Lenovo Support and explain the situation to them and get their opinion.  Regardless of what I write here, they will have the ultimate say as to whether the warranty is voided.  You might also check to see if there is a service center in your area where you could bring the machine in and explain the problem in person.  You can use the Service Locator below to see what is in your area......
 
http://lenovo.force.com/bplocator
 
Lenovo Support - USA1-877-453-668624 hours a day 7 days / week
 

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Hi, My laptop is slowler and the solution lenovo center show me this code: WWF00F008-UL7VBE. I don´t kno what it's mean ???

























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Hi, My laptop is slowler and the solution lenovo center show me this code: WWF00F008-UL7VBE. I don´t kno what it's mean ???

























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A:IdeaPad 100-15IBD Scan problem

Hi  ornella2904 , 
 
Welcome to the Community Forums. 
 
What Windows version would you be using?
Assuring that you have already installed all remaining updates for Windows can assure that there are no current downloads or installations currently being processed in the background. 
 
Technical Support are the best guys to consult regarding WWF00F008-UL7VBE as it would need specific tool to decode it and if this would relate to current slow performance. 
 
You can try safe mode and clean boot to isolate if running processes are causing it. Start up options to disable non essential process can help as well disabling hybrid sleep on power setting.
Setting the power option not to save power on the properties of the wlan card under device manager can help maximize wireless usage.
 
Update us how it goes.
 
Regards

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Hi,My Ideapad 100 has problems connecting to my Virgin Media Superhub 2.When I first bought the laptop and tried to connect to my router I was asked to provide a Username and Password.To resolve this issue I changed the security protocol on the router from WPA Auto to WPA2-AES.When I rebooted the laptop the WiFi SSID was available but when I clicked connect and entered the WiFi password the laptop returned the error "Cannot connect to this network".I ran the Windows Network Troubleshooter and it said that the security on the laptop does not match the security on the network.I've now found that every time I reboot the laptop I have to change the security protocol on the router between WPA Auto and WPA2-AES to get the laptop to connect. No other WiFi devices have difficulty connecting to the router so I suspect it's an issue with the laptop. I've tried uninstalling the Realtek driver to use the Windows one and I've tried the latest driver from the Lenovo support site, all to no avail. Any help or ideas would be appreciated.Many thanks.

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Hello, i bought this laptop 18 April 2016. In last time i saw a problem with battery. She doesn't want to charge. Today i installed HWMonitor please look at this photo...? Tell me now, how after 6 months battery cant keep energy when in this time maybe 2-3 times laptop works on battery without power adapter. Did Lenovo replace battery in warranty? Or i may go to shot when i bought laptop and they should help me? Please apologize for my english, it's not my main language.?

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Hi Lenovo,                  I'm on this forum today to ask a question about the lenovo ideapad 510 15ISK laptop. I've taken my time to search up on the internet on whether i can upgrade the Nvidia 940mx dedicated gpu in the unit, however nothing can be found. Im still on the search to whether it is possible. Please can you let me know the answer even if it involves me taking the entire unit apart. Many thanks,    

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I have Lenovo Ideapad 500S-14ISK i5 Processor, planning to replace the original RAM 4GB Ramaxel 12800 with Kingston HyperX Impact 8GB DDR3L 1600 MHz or HyperX Impact 8GB DDR3L 1866 MHzCan i replace between this 2 RAM in my notebook?Really appreciate your feedbackThanks

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Hello everybody! I am interested in buying the new Gaming Laptop Lenovo ideapad Y700-15ACZ in the TOP version with FX-8800P and 4GB R9-M385X. As I have seen, first offers come only having the 1TB WD slim hdd. So time to find out which will be the best M.2 SSD to add nearby. For this need to clarify first if the M.2 port is connected to the SATA III of the FX-8800P's internal southbridge only or if it has connection to PCIe lanes. The HMM https://download.lenovo.com/consumer/mobiles_pub/ideapad_y700-15acz_hmm_201508.pdf tells on page 26 there is PCI Express Gen3 and SATA Gen3. For the hdd is written SATA III as note and for the ssd it is NGFF which means the same like you write M.2, so it is unclear. Btw - there are NO DDR4 ports on that model yet. On page 64 you find some oem M.2 ssd models that Lenovo offers to add. Those are SATA3 models like LiteOn CV-1 and Samsung PM871 with keys for "B+M". But this also doesn't mean anything more than might be badder choices. Have a look at the mainboard on page 48. You can see that the M.2 connector has only key M (right side) which means PCIe 3.0 (cpu) + SATA whereas key B (left side) would mean PCIe 2.0 (southbridge) + SATA. That M key port would allow to put in ssd cards like the Samsung SM951MZ-HPV (AHCI) model which might be the fastest using AHCI+PCIe or even the newest model Samsung SSD 950 pro which uses PCIe 3.0+NVMe only. But if there exists only a SATA III connection, the key should be "B only" instea... Read more

A:Lenovo ideapad Y700-15ACZ - M.2 SSD Upgrade

In the follwoing news is written ... (up to support PCIE NGFF interface 512G SSD) http://www.hea.cn/2015/0909/230546.shtml . Can someone confirm this means PCIe 3.0 with 4 lanes like the M.2 port with M key is looking?

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