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Can the notebook hard drive be upgraded or replaced?

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Hard drive upgrades in the notebook computer are not supported.


  • Some notebook computers have instructions for warranty replacement of the hard drive by an end user.
  • Although third-party upgrades may be available for some models, they are not supported.
  • If the hard drive needs service, repair should be done by an authorized Sony® service center.
  • External hard drives may be attached if the appropriate connections are available.