New Build only recognizing 1GB of RAM Tags: New Build RAM New Build Systems Last response: March 11, 2010 1:39 AM in Systems Share pipes990 March 10, 2010 9:29:07 PM I just got my new system up and running but it is only saying there is 1024MB of RAM when I have 4gb. Here is the system. Thanks for any help. Thermaltake Purepower 500w Gigabyte: GA-790XTA - UD4 AMD Phenom II 955 NZXT Apollo Case Gallaxy GeForce 9600 GT Intel X25-5 80GB SSD Samsung F3 1TB 4GB OCZ Platinum 1333 More about : build recognizing 1gb ram tecmo34 March 10, 2010 9:57:08 PM What OS do you have installed??? Have you verified they are all properly seated and in the right slots?? Have you checked your BIOS to make sure the speed, voltage and timings match what is listed on the RAM, itself?? pipes990 March 11, 2010 1:39:25 AM Haven't installed an OS yet. They are all seated in the right slots. And yes the speed voltage and timings all match what the RAM is rated for. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumNetbook Only Recognizing Half of RAM ? ForumMotherboard only recognizes 1gb of 2gb of Ram ForumWindows xp sp3 only recognizing 2gb ram ForumWindows 7 only recognizing 128mb of 1gb ForumSystem only recognizing new memory stick? ForumBIOS only recognizing half of my RAM Forum4 x 2GB RAM & only 4GB is recognized. Help! ForumNew build not posting, only beeps without ram ForumWindows only recognizing 3.1GB not 4GB ForumOnly recognizing 4 out of 6 Gigs of RAM ? ForumP45TurboTwins2000 Mobo not Recognizing RAM ForumRampage ii Gene not recognizing all my RAM ForumMotherboard & Windows only recognize 2GB RAM when 4GB installed..why ? ForumMy new 4g matched set of 1gb ram only works with 2gb Forum2gb of ram only 1gb recognized amd athlon ForumWant to build a new PC desktop (for gaming only ) ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumNew System Problem ForumNew build or add to what I've got Forum[Solved] RAM rated at 5.9 in Windows Experience Index More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !