How to Add SSD on Asus N550JK

In this guide, I’ll disassemble Asus N550JK, I will remove the DVD drive and hard drive. My target add a SSD. Before disassemble laptop, I bought a 2nd HDD caddy from, the guide is also apply to Asus N550JA, N550JV, N550LF.

The guide was written by our customer – johnson, thank you very much!

This is the new SSD i bought from, Plextor M6S 128G SSD.

The 2ND HDD Caddy, i bought it from

Remove all screws securing the bottom case, pry up and remove the bottom case.

Remove three screws securing the battery.
Lift up and remove the battery.

Remove the hard drive module.

Remove the HDD bracket from the old hard drive and install it on the new SSD.

Install the hard drive into the 2nd HDD caddy.

Remove the wireless card and optical drive.

Remove the dvd front panel.

Install the dvd front panel on the 2nd HDD caddy.

It’s done!

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