The Intel® NM10 Express Chipset enables both netbook and entry-level desktop platforms based on the Intel® Atom™ processors 400 and 500 series. The new small package enables innovative form factor designs while delivering mainstream I/O technologies.
|Features and Benefits
|Small form factor package1||The lead-free, halogen-free 17 x 17 mm singe package is 85 percent smaller than the traditional two-device chipset used in the prior generation.|
|Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)2||Integrated audio support enables premium home theater sound and delivers advanced features such as multiple audio streams and jack re-tasking. The Dolby PC Entertainment Experience* is available exclusively on systems with Intel® High Definition Audio.|
|Serial ATA (SATA) 3 Gb/s||High-speed storage interface supports faster transfer rate for improved data access with up to two SATA ports.|
|Universal Serial Bus (USB)||Hi-Speed USB 2.0 provides greater enhancement in performance, with a design data rate of up to 480 megabits per second (Mbps) with up to eight USB 2.0 ports.|
|PCI Express*||Offers up to four PCI Express root ports.|
|Intel® integrated 10/100 MAC||Support for the Intel® 82552V Fast Ethernet PHY.|
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio) requires a system with an appropriate Intel® chipset and a motherboard with an appropriate codec and the necessary drivers installed. System sound quality will vary depending on actual implementation, controller, codec, drivers, and speakers. For more information about Intel® HD Audio, refer to www.intel.com/design/chipsets/hdaudio.htm.