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Can a PCI-express SSD be installed on the i7-6700HQ M.2 slot

Hi everyone -

 

I'm planning to install an PCIe 4x in the M.2 slot of the laptop motherboard. How can I check if 970 evo is compatible with my motherboard? I found these specifications for Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor :

PCI Express Revision: 3,0

PCI Express Configurations: Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4

Max # of PCI Express Lanes: 16

 

Any help would be very appreciated.

 

Thanks!

 

Raul

 

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Again, you need to contact your laptop manufacturer and ask them what THEIR LAPTOP supports.

 

Doc

 

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Beginner
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Hi Doc, that's the first thing I did but the support team still didn't reply. I'm just trying to see if anyone if this forum have more information about it.

 

Raul

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Only your laptop manufacturer knows what their laptop supports.

 

Doc

 

Doc (not an Intel employee or contractor)
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