Also known as the ICH, it deals with relatively low speed / low volume data movement, like USB, PCI, and keyboard data.
Also known as the CPU, it is responsible for executing program instructions at high speed.
Also known as the GMBH, it deals with high speed speed / high volume data movement, like memory and video data.
Also known as the BIOS, it is the ROM chip that is used to start up the computer and trnasfer control to the OS.
Electrical System Delivery
Enumerated System - Decimal
Electronic Sensing Device
The chemical composition of the board, including hazardous materials and "green" components
The performance characteristics including CPU speed, bus size, memory capacity, and memory speed
The specific voltages that are accepted by the CPU and chipset
The dimensions of the board, the mounting hole arrangement, and the location of components and I/O port connectors.
Transmitting one byte at a time
Transmitting one bit at a time
Transmitting one nibble at a time
Transmitting one word at a time
Memory, CPU, chipset
Keyboard, mouse, microphone
BIOS, audio codec, ICH
Monitor, printer, speaker
Both input and output
Neither input or output