Discuss the mainstream desktop chipsets.
The P45, P43, P35, G45, and G31 chipsets support Core
2 Quad and Core 2 Duo Intel processors. P45, P43, and G45 can support up to 16 GB of DDR3 or DDR2 memory. The P35 chipset supports up to 8 GB of DDR3 or DDR2 memory. It also supports the Core 2 Extreme processor. The G31 chipset supports up to 4 GB of DDR2 memory. The Q45 chipset uses DDR3 or DDR2 memory and supports the Core 2 Duo and Core 2 Quad processors. All these chipsets use socket LGA775. Value desktops. The 910GL, 845E, 845G, and 865G chipsets support the Pentium 4, Celeron, and Celeron D processors in low-end systems. The 910GL chipset uses the LGA775 socket. The 845E, 845G, and 865G chipsets use the 478PGA socket. All these chipsets use DDR memory.