Corsair vengence 4GB RAm shows 3.70GB usable in Windows 7 64 bit

Hi all,

I have build a new CPU with ASUS P8Z77V-LX, i5 3570k,4gb vengence, corsair 500W Builder Series and 500GB Seggate HDD. When I check the computer properties, the Windows 7 64bit edition shows only 3.70GB RAM as usable. Why is that so ?
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  1. You are using integrated video which carves out a chunk of the system RAM for its own use.
  2. So adding a graphics card will solve it ?
  3. I think the answer above solved it since there is no issue to start with. You can always look at what the BIOS reports to verify but really this is a non issue.
  4. If you are using a discrete graphics card you can also activate the memory remap feature (which take the normal amount of RAM taken by your non-working integrated GPU and give it back to your RAM pool). If you are using the integrated GPU then you might not be able to do this.
  5. msathis4 said:
    So adding a graphics card will solve it ?

    Insomuch that there is a problem to solve, yes, it should.
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