Motherboard - Southbridge chip

Motherboard Diagram

Motherboard - Southbridge chip


On the motherboard, the Southbridge chip is a main bus responsible for the communication with:


Bit Rate

IO - Throughput / Data Transfer Rate (DTR) / Bit Rate

Desc Rate Year
DMI 1.0; ×4 link 10 Gbit/s 1 GB/s 2004
DMI 2.0; ×4 link 20 Gbit/s 2 GB/s 2011
DMI 3.0; ×4 link 40 Gbit/s 4 GB/s 2015

Documentation / Reference

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