Step 7. Slide the hard disk drive and rubber out of the bay as shown. Most notably, it took 3 hours, 12 minutes to transcode a 30GB MKV file to an Android tablet format, compared to the M83’s Core i5 4590’s 1 hour, 16 minutes. Replacing a memory module Attention: Turn off the computer and wait 3 to 5 minutes to let it cool down before removing the cover. Note: Do not drop anything onto the microprocessor socket while it is exposed. Refer to “Replacing the scalar board”. Step 8. Remove the touch control board.
Stepping up to a $1,349 model gets you a Core i7-6700 processor, 16GB of RAM and a 2TB hybrid drive. Connect all the cables to the new touch control board. Each drop of grease should be 0.03ml (3 tick marks on the grease syringe). Page 45 Step 6. Remove the 3 screws that secure the optical drive to the motherboard and lift it up to remove it. Page 11: Safety Inspection Guide, Handling Electrostatic Discharge-sensitive Devices – Switch off power. – Send another person to get medical aid. Step 12. To install the new battery: Insert the new battery (CR2032) into the socket with the side labeled “+”… Page 54 Step 1. Remove any media (disks, CDs, DVDs, or memory cards) from the drives, shut down the operating system, and turn off the computer and all attached devices.
The right side of the machine shows off the slot-loading Blu-ray ROM/DVD+/-RW optical drive as well as its accompanying eject button. That didn’t stop me from speeding through the Key Hero Typing Test at 91.2 words per minute with 98 percent accuracy, but it did make me wish I had a cozier keyboard. Lenovo’s wireless mouse is equally basic, but quite comfortable thanks to its curvy thumb rests.