Mobile Intel® 915PM Express Chipset
The Mobile Intel® 915PM Express chipset supports the Intel® Pentium® M Processor, enabling a better home audio experience with Intel® High Definition Audio, which is an enhanced audio specification for high quality audio. The Mobile Intel® 915PM Express chipset also supports up to 2 GB of DDR2 system memory which enables up to 60% increase in peak memory bandwidth and power benefits over DDR memory. Additionally Mobile Intel® 915PM Express chipset supports PCI Express* bus architecture, a highly scalable general purpose I/O for industry peripherals such as ExpressCard*.
|Features and benefits|
|533 MHz Front Side Bus||Up to 33% increase in Front Side Bus bandwidth over the previous generation.|
|Support for dual channel DDR2 400/533 MHz memory technology||Up to 60% improvement in peak memory bandwidth and average power savings over DDR memory.|
|Discrete Graphics||Supports a high speed PCI Express* graphics interface for the gaming and workstation applications.|
|Intel® Stable Image Technology||Supports a unified graphics driver. Enables hardware changes without impact to IT software image stability.|
|Serial ATA||Provides up to 150 MB/sec transfer rate for disk traffic.|
|Direct Media Interface (DMI)||With up to 2 GB/sec concurrent bandwidth, DMI provides up to 4x faster I/O bandwidth compared to previous Intel proprietary Hub link I/O interface.|
|Integrated high speed USB 2.0||Support for eight USB 2.0 peripherals for maximum 40x faster data transfer and backward compatible to support USB 1.1 devices.|
|Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)||Increased bandwidth for high quality audio and support for Dolby* Technologies. Also enables power savings during audio activity.|
|PCI Express* Bus Architecture||Delivers up to a 4 times increase in discrete graphics bandwidth and 2 times the I/O bandwidth. Also supports industry peripherals such as ExpressCard*. Low pin count offers maximum bandwidth per pin.|
Additional information: 1
|82915GM (MCH)||37.5 mm x 40 mm Micro-FCBGA|
|82801FBM (ICH6-M)||31 mm x 31 mm 609 pin mBGA|
1. 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.