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Only 5.9GB RAM Available out of 8

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HP pavillion Gaming laptop
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Hi I recently bought an HP Pavillion gaming laptop. Upon using it I found out that I could only use 5.9GB RAM out of 8GB.

About 2.1GB Ram is claimed by windows as hardware reserved

Based on the tasks that I do , for me every gigabyte of RAM is important

Can anyone tell me how to reclaim the hardware reserved memory ???

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banhien
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@SGiri 

 

Sorry no. Please try to update BIOS (if available) for your machine.

 

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@SGiri 

 

That is a known issue which is related to AMD processors. Please check the following article:.


                   https://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c06526774


And from Microsoft PlayReady.


                  https://www.microsoft.com/playready/overview/


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Thank you for this information. Is there any way to disable this so that I can get my ram back ???

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@SGiri 

 

Sorry no. Please try to update BIOS (if available) for your machine.

 

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BH
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Oh alright thanks for your help

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