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Introduction

The Zephyrus G14 has two RAM slots. The first slot of Ram is soldered to the board. The second slot of Ram is accessible by taking off the backplate of the laptop. It is necessary to have these two slots of Ram filled can take advantage of Dual-Channel Memory. Dual-Channel Memory allows the Ram to function at its full potential in gaming and productivity applications. To take advantage of Dual-Channel Memory, ensure that the replacement stick is the same size and speed as the soldered stick.

  1. Make sure to power off your laptop and unplug all accessories when disassembling to avoid damage.
    • Make sure to power off your laptop and unplug all accessories when disassembling to avoid damage.

    • Place the laptop so the backplate faces up.

  2. Remove the screws on the back. Unscrew them with a Phillips #0 screwdriver. Remove the three (2x4.5mm) screws from the front of the laptop. Remove the ten  (2x9mm) screws from the middle and back of the laptop.
    • Remove the screws on the back. Unscrew them with a Phillips #0 screwdriver.

    • Remove the three (2x4.5mm) screws from the front of the laptop.

    • Remove the ten (2x9mm) screws from the middle and back of the laptop.

    • Unscrew the (2x6mm) captive screw in the bottom right without removing it.

  3. Turn the computer around and pull up on the backplate to remove it. Turn the computer around and pull up on the backplate to remove it. Turn the computer around and pull up on the backplate to remove it.
    • Turn the computer around and pull up on the backplate to remove it.

  4. Rotate the laptop around so the battery is facing towards you. Pull back on the black plastic that covers the RAM slot. Pull back on the black plastic that covers the RAM slot.
    • Rotate the laptop around so the battery is facing towards you.

    • Pull back on the black plastic that covers the RAM slot.

  5. If there is a RAM stick currently in the laptop, pull the tabs on the left and right to allow the RAM to pop up. If there is a RAM stick currently in the laptop, pull the tabs on the left and right to allow the RAM to pop up. If there is a RAM stick currently in the laptop, pull the tabs on the left and right to allow the RAM to pop up.
    • If there is a RAM stick currently in the laptop, pull the tabs on the left and right to allow the RAM to pop up.

  6. Align and insert the RAM into the slot and push it down. Once the RAM clicks into place, check to make sure that the RAM is locked in place. Once the RAM clicks into place, check to make sure that the RAM is locked in place.
    • Align and insert the RAM into the slot and push it down.

    • Once the RAM clicks into place, check to make sure that the RAM is locked in place.

    I have a 2021 GA401 G14 from Best Buy. My screws are a #1 Phillips, not a #0 as author states.

    Bakut3n - 回复

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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Something that might be helpful for this guide is including the RAM specifications needed for an upgrade if people are looking for information on what to buy.

Otherwise, great guide!

Andy Merskin - 回复

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