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sam1127
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Is it possible to upgrade the memory to 16GB

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Spectre X360 13-ae021tu
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Is it possible to upgrade the memory for the 13-ae021tu from 8GB to 16GB?

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REO51ST
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@sam1127

 

Sorry but you would need to replace the system board to upgrade the memory.

 

Your manual here.

 

http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c05811755

 

Page 21.

 

REO

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David_J_W
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As @REO51ST says, your proposed memory upgrade requires a new system board. As is common on these very slimline machines, the memory is soldered to the system board, not socketed, so no upgrade is possible other than a totally uneconomic replacement system board.

 

This is not an issue unique to HP. Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Carbon has soldered memory, for example.

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