In this guide, I’ll explain how to disassemble MSI GS70 to remove and replace the battery, hard drive, SSD, RAM, wireless card, heat sink, cooling fan, bottom case and motherboard.
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Remove all screws from the bottom case.
Pry up and remove the bottom case, you can access the battery, hard drive, cooling fan, SSD speakers, USB board, heat sink, wireless card and motherboard.
Disconnect the USB board cable from the motherboard.
When the cable was removed, you can find the battery power cable.
Disconnect the battery power cable. You can remove the battery.
Remove the hard drive.
The laptop features an HGST 750GB hard drive.
Remove one screw securing the SSD and take it out.
It comes with a 128GB Toshiba mSATA SSD.
Remove one screw securing the wireless card and disconnect two antenna cables. You can remove the wireless card.
Remove one screw securing the audio board. You can remove the audio board.
The MSI GS70 comes with two 8GB RAMs.
Heat sink and cooling fan