On the back of most computers is a set of serial ports, keyboard and mouse connectors. Which chipset usually controls these interfaces?
C) Super I/O
D) Flash BIOS
E) Chips with a hint of lime
The answer: C) Super I/O
As the name implies, the Super I/O chip handles the relatively slow input and output of most computer peripherals.
Want to know more? Watch “Chipsets.”
If you look closely at a motherboard, you’ll see interfaces, connections, and many different chipsets. In this module, you’ll learn about these various chipsets and their interrelations.