Firstly, let me just explain I am not a technical expert, but I am planning to upgrade my Alienware 13 with an additional SSD. I'm a bit of a gamer and already my original 256GB is getting filled up. With games getting bigger all the time (Doom is 45 GB for example), I'd like to add at least 500GB of storage space.
I have seen many posts about people purchasing SSDs only to find them incompatible so I just wanted to run a few by you guys first to get a green light.
So, here are some pertinent details of my Alienware:
BASE,NBK,CTO,AW13R2, Windows 10 Home
Harddisk: PCIe SSD hard drive, 256 GB
Here are some SSDs I have my eye on:
I'd greatly appreciate if you could let me know which would fit and possibly also which you would recommend.
Furthermore, I want to keep my original 256GB hard drive in the laptop. If I do this, am I required to install windows onto the new SSD or would it simply provide another drive to which I can install programs etc? Apologies for all the questions. Like I said, I am a bit new to all this.
All of them will fit but we recommend the Samsung PM951 and you won't need to reinstall the OS.
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