Definition of chipset in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈtʃɪpsɛt/


  • A collection of integrated circuits which are designed to function together as a unit, especially to perform a particular task within a computer system.
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    • Dell is concerned that an instability within the chipset can cause the system to crash under heavy graphics load.
    • The chipset and motherboard are designed by Bechtolsheim's skunkworks team.
    • Overall, we'll check out how well these chipsets would perform in a home computer.

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