In this guide, I’ll disassemble Acer Aspire V17 Nitro VN7-792G. Refer to this guide, you can upgrade, repair and clean your VN7-792G, or remove the hard drive, wireless card, battery, SSD, RAM and cooling fan.
First of all, remove all screws from the bottom case, pull out the optical drive.
Turn over the laptop. Pry up the palm rest with crowbar.
Disconnect the keyboard cable, touchpad cable and backlit cable from the motherboard.
Under the palm rest, you can access two cooling fans, two speakers, hard drive, battery and motherboard.
Disconnect battery connector from the motherboard.
Remove all screws securing the battery.
The Acer Aspire V17 Nitro VN7-792G comes with an 11.4v, 4465mah/51wh Li-ion battery. Acer part number is AC14A8L.
Disconnect the card reader board cable from the motherboard.
Disconnect the hard drive SATA cable from the motherboard.
Western Digital WD10JPVX 1TB hard drive, 2.5″, SATA3.0, 5400RPM
The Acer Aspire V17 Nitro VN7-792G have two RAM slots, comes with one SK hynix 8GB PC4-2133P RAM, i have contact Acer to confirm it is max support 32GB RAM,
so you can remove the 8GB RAM, and install two 16GB RAM, the RAM type is DDR4-2133MHz.
SK hynix 8GB PC4-2133P RAM
Samsung MZNLF128HCHP-0000 128GB SSD, the model is CM871, interface type is M.2 NGFF.
Red: SKhynix 2GB GDDR5 graphics memory.
Orange: ENE KB9028Q EC chip.
Blue: Realtek ALC sound card chip.
CPU and GPU heat sink/cooling fan assembly.
Red: Intel Core i7-6700HQ processor, built-in Intel HD Graphics 530.
Orange: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M.
Blue: SKhynix 2GB GDDR5 graphics memory.
Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz)
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M dedicated graphics card
Red: South Bridge chip.
Blue: CMOS battery.
Qualcomm Atheros QCNFA34A wireless card
Card reader board