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This is common and normal to my understanding, the limits include other devices so a 4 gig showing 3.2=800 meg..vid maybe or other system device.
A 32 bit OS can normally only address 3.2 G of RAM. With PAE enabled you can use more, but the VL kernel is not configured that way. PAE adds extra overhead that can have a negative impact on performance.