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DaneWaas
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Usable RAM Issues

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HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop 15-ec0xxx
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Hello,

I have HP Pavilion Gaming 15-ec0xxx with Ryzen 5 3550H with a multi GPU there are Vega 8 Graphics and GTX 1050 and running on windows 10 home 64 bit. The PROBLEM is I have 8GB RAM but the usable is only 5,9GB.
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Can anyone help me how to fix this ?

I guess this is most asked question.. but I just want to know how to fix my usable RAM in my laptop. 

Thank you.

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Paul_Tikkanen
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You're very welcome.

 

I would imagine that if you buy another 8 GB memory chip, you will have more memory, but not the full 16 GB.

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Paul_Tikkanen
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Hi:

 

Yes, lately that question has been asked a lot, but unfortunately there is no fix that I am aware of.

 

HP released this document a while back, which explains the memory shortage...

 

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

This seems to only apply to models with AMD processors and chipsets.

Info on Microsoft PlayReady.

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

 

 

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DaneWaas
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Hey, Paul

Thank you for replying my question. But is there any way to get rid of it ? like buying one more 8GB RAM.. does it help tho ?
Or
Should I just bear with it ?

Thank you!

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You're very welcome.

 

I would imagine that if you buy another 8 GB memory chip, you will have more memory, but not the full 16 GB.

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