Can you replace the SSD on Microsoft Surface Laptop 5?
Technically Yes! all Surface Laptop 5 models including 13-inch and 15-inch models come with a replaceable M.2 2230 rSSD (removable SSD). It allows you to easily swap or upgrade the SSD to a bigger and faster one in the future.
How to replace the SSD on Microsoft Surface Laptop 5?
To remove or replace the SSD on Surface Laptop 5, do the following:
- Remove the laptop feet.
- Remove the screw under each laptop’s feet.
- Separate the keyboard from the base.
- You will see the SSD and M.2 slot right under the keyboard. From here, you can use a Torx screwdriver to remove the screw and remove the SSD.
For complete instructions to properly replace an SSD on your Surface Laptop 5, check the following repair video from Microsoft.
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