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crazyjerz
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NVMe disk on HP Pavilion Gaming 15?

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HP Pavilion 15-Cx0033nw
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Hello,

is it possible to install a NVMe SSD disk in a HP Pavilion 15-Cx0033nw laptop?

Do I have to remove the Optane memory or the HDD disk for it to be possible? (now I have two disks, HDD 1000GB and Optane 16GB)
Do all standard NVMe PCIe disks work with the laptop or I need a specific one?

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@crazyjerz 

 

Its specs

             https://support.hp.com/ph-en/document/c06145870

 

It has

Hard drive
  • 1 TB 7200 rpm SATA
  • 16 GB PCIe® NVMe™ Intel® Optane™ Memory for storage acceleration

 

Yes, you can replace Optane with an M.2 NVMe SSD drive but you have to do the right way. The following videos will help

 

                       https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PWNvsTT1YlQ

                       https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VVOVy_g-Y84

 

Regards.

BH
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Does the NVMe SSD have any speed limitations?
I was thinking about installing a 500GB Samsung 970 Evo disk, will it work?

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