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?? m 0 l 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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Motherboard only recognizes 1gb of 2gb of Ram Forum 2gb of ram only 1gb recognized amd athlon Forum SolvedInstalled 16GB (2x8GB) of RAM. Computer only recognizing 8GB. Forum My new 4g matched set of 1gb ram only works with 2gb Forum SolvedBIOS only recognizing half RAM Forum SolvedBios only recognizing 7GB of the 8GB RAM I have installed? Forum SolvedComputer only recognizing 3.9 of 8 gigs of RAM as usable Forum SolvedWindows 7 system only recognizing 16GB out of 32GB newly installed RAM Forum 2 new 1gb rams in. only 1gb shows Forum Solvednew AMD build isnt working with 32 GB of RAM (only 16 GB) Forum Solvednew build PC recognizes only 1 monitor Forum New PC Build - Windows 8.1 only recognizes SSD but not HDD Forum SolvedWin7 x64 only recognizing 3.5gb of my 4gb RAM Forum SolvedFoxconn P4M800P7MA-RS2 only detects 512mb of RAM with 1GB DDR2 installed Forum SolvedBIOS recognizes full 8GB RAM, Windows (my computer) only recognizes half 4GB RAM Forum SolvedI have 8gb of RAM but only 1gb is usable Forum SolvedDual GPU one board 2GB of total RAM or still only 1GB? Forum How to Install windows 7 in my pc, having only 1gb of ram? Forum Solved***URGENT*** 4 Months passed, no solution! 8 GB RAM recognized by BIOS and Windows 8.1 64 Bit, only 3.9/4080 MB usable! Help! Forum SolvedLaptop only recognizes half the ram Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !