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What is the maximum memory for Omen by HP 17-cb0221ng?

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Omen by HP 17-cb0221ng
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Hi - I have been trying to figure out the maximum memory capacity for my laptop, Omen by HP 17-cb0221ng.

 

I used several "memory selectors" and "memory configurators" from several brand name memory producers and they all agree the my laptop can handle 32 GB x2 chips for a total of 64 GB, but I run the Windows CMD

 

wmic memphysical get maxcapacity

 

And the command prompt returns the value:

 

MaxCapacity

33554432

 

So, doing a little math: 33554432KB / 1024 = 32768MB, 32768MB / 1024 = 32 GB 

 

Now I don't know what to believe so I'm coming to ask the gurus of the HP Forum for any help/thoughts/complaints...

 

Happy New Year,

Carbon

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Paul_Tikkanen
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Hi:

 

Happy New Year!

 

According to chapter 1 of the service manual, the max is 2 x 16 GB of DDR4-2666 MHz memory.

 

Maintenance and Service Guide OMEN by HP 17 Laptop PC

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