Comparison of Nvidia chipsets

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This is a comparison of chipsets manufactured by Nvidia.

nForce[edit]

nForce[edit]

Model Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
Memory Max. memory AGP Southbridge Features Notes
nForce 215 2001 Athlon XP, Athlon, Duron 266 MHz, 200 MHz DDR266
single channel
1.5 GB AGP 4× MCP
MCP-D
nForce 220 2001 Athlon XP, Athlon, Duron 266 MHz, 200 MHz DDR266
dual channel
1.5 GB AGP 4× MCP
MCP-D
Geforce 2 MX IGP
nForce 415 2001 Athlon XP, Athlon, Duron 266 MHz, 200 MHz DDR266
single channel
1.5 GB AGP 4× MCP
MCP-D
nForce 420 2001 Athlon XP, Athlon, Duron 266 MHz, 200 MHz DDR266
dual channel
1.5 GB AGP 4× MCP
MCP-D
Geforce 2 MX IGP

nForce Southbridges[edit]

Model Release Date Fabrication
process (nm)
PCI USB FireWire
(IEEE1394)
PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
MCP 2001 5 Ports 6 Ports Rev 1.1 No 2 Ports UDMA 100 No 100 Mbit/s AC'97 2.1
MCP-D 2001 5 Ports 6 Ports Rev 1.1 No 2 Ports UDMA 100 No 100 Mbit/s AC'97 2.1
NVAPU SoundStorm


nForce2[edit]

nForce2[edit]

Model Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
Memory Max. memory AGP Southbridge Features Notes
nForce2 SPP 2002 Athlon XP, Athlon, Sempron, Duron 333 MHz, 266 MHz, 200 MHz DDR266/333
dual channel
3 GB AGP 8× MCP2
MCP2-T
nForce2 IGP 2002 Athlon XP, Athlon, Sempron, Duron 333 MHz, 266 MHz, 200 MHz DDR266/333
dual channel
3 GB AGP 8× MCP2
MCP2-T
GeForce 4 MX IGP
nForce2 400 2003 Athlon XP, Athlon, Sempron, Duron 400 MHz, 333 MHz, 266 MHz, 200 MHz DDR266/333/400
single channel
3 GB AGP 8× MCP2
MCP2-T
MCP2-S/R/GB
nForce2 Ultra 400 2003 Athlon XP, Athlon, Sempron, Duron 400 MHz, 333 MHz, 266 MHz, 200 MHz DDR266/333/400
dual channel
3 GB AGP 8× MCP2
MCP2-T
MCP2-S/R/GB

nForce2 Southbridges[edit]

Model Release Date Fabrication
process (nm)
PCI USB FireWire
(IEEE1394)
PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
MCP2 2002 5 Ports 6 Ports Rev 2.0 No 2 Ports UDMA 133 No 100 Mbit/s AC'97 2.1
MCP2-T 2002 5 Ports 6 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports 2 Ports UDMA 133 No 2× 100 Mbit/s AC'97 2.1
NVAPU SoundStorm
additional 100 Mbit/s LAN by 3Com
MCP2-S/R 2004 6 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 No 2 Ports UDMA 133 2 Ports 1.5 Gbit/s 100 Mbit/s AC'97 2.1 RAID 0, 1, 0+1 (MCP2-R)
MCP2-GB 2004 6 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 No 2 Ports UDMA 133 2 Ports 1.5 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.1 RAID 0, 1, 0+1
Gigabit LAN with nVidia Firewall

nForce3[edit]

The memory controller is integrated into the CPU, the supported memory types depend on the CPU and socket used.

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
AGP PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
nForce3 150 CK8 September 23, 2003 Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket 939, 754
HT 800 MHz AGP 8× 6 Ports 6 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 2 Ports 1.5 Gbit/s 100 Mbit/s AC'97 2.1
nForce3 250 CK8 September 23, 2003 Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket 939, 754
HT 800 MHz AGP 8× 6 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 1.5 Gbit/s 100 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3 GB variant includes gigabit LAN
nForce3 Ultra CK8 June 1, 2004 Athlon 64 FX, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket 939, 754
HT 1 GHz AGP 8× 6 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 1.5 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3

nForce4[edit]

For AMD processors[edit]

The memory controller is integrated into the CPU, the supported memory types depend on the CPU and socket used.

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
nForce4-4x CK8-04 October, 2004 Athlon 64 FX, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2, 939, 754
HT 800 MHz 1.0a
20 lanes
No 6 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 1.5 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3
nForce4 CK8-04 October, 2004 Athlon 64 FX, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2, 939, 754
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
20 lanes
No 6 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 1.5 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3
nForce4 Ultra CK8-04 October, 2004 Athlon 64 FX, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2, 939, 754
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
20 lanes
No 6 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3 Same chipset as nForce4 SLI but with some resistors removed thus disabling SLI
nForce4 SLI CK8-04 October, 2004 Athlon 64 FX, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2, 939, 754
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
20 lanes
x8+x8 6 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3
nForce4 SLI X16 Crush51 + CK8-04 November, 2005 Athlon 64 FX, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket 939
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
38 lanes
x16+x16 6 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3

For Intel processors[edit]

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
Memory PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
nForce4 Ultra Crush19 + MCP51 January 17, 2006 Pentium 4, Pentium EE, Pentium D, Celeron D
LGA 775
1066 MHz DDR2-666
dual channel
1.0a
20 lanes
No 6 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA
nForce4 SLI XE Crush19 + MCP51 January 17, 2006 Pentium 4, Pentium EE, Pentium D, Celeron D
LGA 775
1066 MHz DDR2-666
dual channel
1.0a
20 lanes
×8+×8 6 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA
nForce4 SLI Crush19 + MCP04 April 5, 2005 Pentium 4, Pentium EE, Pentium D, Celeron D
LGA 775
1066 MHz DDR2-666
dual channel
1.0a
20 lanes
x8+x8 6 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3
nForce4 SLI X16 Crush19 + MCP04 April 5, 2005 Pentium 4, Pentium EE, Pentium D, Celeron D
Core2 (unofficial, some MB)
LGA 775
1066 MHz DDR2-666
dual channel
1.0a
40 lanes
x16+x16 6 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3

nForce 400 (GeForce 6000)[edit]

The memory controller is integrated into the CPU, the supported memory types depend on the CPU and socket used.

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
nForce 400 MCP61 2006 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2, 939
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
2 lanes
No 6 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 2 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 100 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 6100
nForce 405 MCP61 2006 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2, 939
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
10 lanes
No 6 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 2 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 100 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 6100
nForce 410 MCP51 2005 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2, 939
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
18 lanes
No 6 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 2 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 100 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 430 MCP51 2005 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2, 939
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
18 lanes
No 6 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA

nForce 500 Series[edit]

For AMD processors[edit]

The memory controller is integrated into the CPU, the supported memory types depend on the CPU and socket used.

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
nForce 500 CK8-04 2006 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 1.5 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3 Rebranded nForce4
nForce 500 Ultra CK8-04 2006 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3 Rebranded nForce4 Ultra
nForce 500 SLI CK8-04 2006 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
20 lanes
x8+x8 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3 Rebranded nForce4 SLI
nForce 510 MCP51 2006 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 2 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 100 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 520 LE MCP65 2007 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.1
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 2 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 100 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 520 MCP65 2007 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.1
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 100 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 550 MCP55 March 7, 2006 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 560 MCP65 2007 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.1
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Same chipset as nForce 570 LT SLI but with some resistors removed thus disabling SLI
nForce 560 SLI CK8-04 2007 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
20 lanes
x8+x8 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3 Rebranded nForce4 SLI
nForce 570 LT SLI MCP65 2007 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.1
20 lanes
x8+x8 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 570 Ultra MCP55 March 7, 2006 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 2× 1000 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 570 SLI MCP55 March 7, 2006 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
28 lanes
x8+x8 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 2× 1000 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 590 SLI Crush51 + MCP55 March 7, 2006 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.0a
46 lanes
x16+x16 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0 Gbit/s 2× 1000 Mbit/s HDA

For Intel processors[edit]

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
Memory PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
nForce 570 SLI Crush51 + MCP51 2006 Pentium 4, Pentium EE, Pentium D, Celeron D, Core2
LGA 775
1066 MHz DDR2-666
dual channel
1.0a
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 590 SLI Crush51 + MCP55 2006 Pentium 4, Pentium EE, Pentium D, Celeron D, Core2
LGA 775
1066 MHz DDR2-666
dual channel
1.0a
48 lanes
x16+x16 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 2*1000 Mbit/s HDA


nForce 600 (GeForce 7000) Series[edit]

For AMD processors[edit]

The memory controller is integrated into the CPU, the supported memory types depend on the CPU and socket used.

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
nForce 630a MCP68 September, 2007 Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2
HT 1 GHz 1.1
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 7025/7050
nForce 680a SLI 2*MCP55 December 6, 2006 AMD Dual Dual-core Socket F HT 1 GHz *2 1.0a
56 lanes
x16+x16+x8+x8 5 Ports 20 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 12 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 4*1000 Mbit/s HDA For dual-socket systems

For Intel processors[edit]

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
Memory PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
nForce 610i MCP73 2007 Pentium 4, Pentium EE, Pentium D, Celeron D, Core2
LGA 775
1066 MHz DDR2-666
single channel
1.1
18 lanes
No 5 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 100 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 7050 Supports quad core and 45nm CPUs
nForce 630i MCP73 2007 Pentium 4, Pentium EE, Pentium D, Celeron D, Core2
LGA 775
1333 MHz DDR2-800
single channel
1.1
18 lanes
No 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 7100/7150 Supports quad core and 45nm CPUs
nForce 650i Ultra Crush55 + MCP51 2006 Pentium 4, Pentium EE, Pentium D, Celeron D, Core2
LGA 775
1333 MHz DDR2-800
dual channel
1.1
18 lanes
No 5 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 650i SLI Crush55 + MCP51 2006 Pentium 4, Pentium EE, Pentium D, Celeron D, Core2
LGA 775
1333 MHz DDR2-800
dual channel
1.1
18 lanes
x8+x8 5 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 680i LT SLI Crush55 + MCP55 March 26, 2007 Pentium 4, Pentium EE, Pentium D, Celeron D, Core2, Core2EE
LGA 775
1333 MHz DDR2-800
dual channel
1.1
46 lanes
x16+x16 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 2*1000 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 680i SLI Crush55 + MCP55 November 8, 2006 Pentium 4, Pentium EE, Pentium D, Celeron D, Core2, Core2EE
LGA 775
1333 MHz DDR2-800
dual channel
1.1
46 lanes
x16+x16
x8+x8+x8
5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 2*1000 Mbit/s HDA Unofficial support DDR2-1066


nForce 700 Series[edit]

For AMD processors[edit]

The memory controller is integrated into the CPU, the supported memory types depend on the CPU and socket used.

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
nForce 710a MCP78 2008 Phenom, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2+
HT3.0 2.6 GHz 2.0
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 720a MCP78 2008 Phenom, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2+
HT3.0 2.6 GHz 2.0
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 8100
nForce 720d MCP78 2008 Phenom, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2+
HT3.0 2.6 GHz 2.0
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Rebranded nForce 710a
nForce 730a MCP72 May 2008 Phenom, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2+
HT3.0 2.6 GHz 2.0
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 8200 Hybrid with IGP
nForce 740a SLI MCP72 May 2008 Phenom, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2+
HT3.0 2.6 GHz 2.0
20 lanes
x8+x8 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 750a SLI MCP72 May 2008 Phenom, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2+
HT3.0 2.6 GHz 2.0
18 lanes
x8+x8 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 8200 Hybrid with IGP
nForce 780a SLI MCP72 + nForce200 May 2008 Phenom, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2+
HT3.0 2.6 GHz 2.0
51 lanes
x16+x16
x16+x16+x8
x8+x8+x8
5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 8200 Hybrid with IGP

For Intel processors[edit]

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
Memory PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
nForce 730i MCP7A October 16, 2008 Intel Core2, Pentium Dual-Core, Celeron
LGA 775
1333 MHz DDR3-1333
dual channel
2.0
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 9300
nForce 740i SLI MCP7A October 16, 2008 Intel Core2, Pentium Dual-Core, Celeron
LGA 775
1333 MHz DDR3-1333
dual channel
2.0
20 lanes
x8+x8 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA
nForce 750i SLI Crush72 + MCP51 + nForce200 2007 Intel Core2, Pentium Dual-Core, Celeron
LGA 775
90nm 1333 MHz DDR2-800
dual channel
2.0
24 lanes
1.1
2 lanes
x8+x8 5 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Unofficial support DDR2-1066
nForce 760i SLI MCP7A October 16, 2008 Intel Core2, Pentium Dual-Core, Celeron
LGA 775
1333 MHz DDR3-1333
dual channel
2.0
20 lanes
x8+x8 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 9300
nForce 780i SLI Crush72 + MCP55 + nForce200 December 17, 2007 Intel Core2, Pentium Dual-Core, Celeron
LGA 775
90nm 1333 MHz DDR2-800
dual channel
2.0
32 lanes
1.1
30 lanes
x16+x16+x16 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 2*1000 Mbit/s HDA Unofficial support DDR2-1066
nForce 790i SLI Crush73 + MCP55 March 2008 Intel Core2, Pentium Dual-Core, Celeron
Compatible with Intel 05B/05A/06 processors
45nm 1600 MHz DDR3-1333
dual channel, up to 8 GB
2.0
32 lanes
1.1
28 lanes
x16+x16+x16 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 2*1000 Mbit/s HDA Compatible with Intel 05B/05A/06 processors


GeForce 8000/9000 Series[edit]

For AMD processors[edit]

The memory controller is integrated into the CPU, the supported memory types depend on the CPU and socket used.

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
GeForce 8100 MCP78 2008 Phenom, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2+
HT3.0 2.6 GHz 2.0
19 lanes
No 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 8100
GeForce 8200 MCP78 2008 Phenom, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2+
HT3.0 2.6 GHz 2.0
19 lanes
No 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 8200
GeForce 8300 MCP78 2008 Phenom, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM2+
HT3.0 2.6 GHz 2.0
19 lanes
No 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 8300

For Intel processors[edit]

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
Memory PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
GeForce 9300 MCP7A October 2008 Intel Core2, Pentium Dual-Core, Celeron
LGA 775
1333 MHz DDR3-1333
dual channel
2.0
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 No 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 9300
GeForce 9400 MCP7A October 2008 Intel Core2, Pentium Dual-Core, Celeron
LGA 775
1333 MHz DDR3-1333
dual channel
2.0
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 No 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 9400

nForce 900[edit]

The memory controller is integrated into the CPU, the supported memory types depend on the CPU and socket used.

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
nForce 980a SLI MCP72 + nForce200 2009 Phenom II, Athlon II, Phenom, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, Sempron 64
Socket AM3
HT3.0 2.6 GHz 2.0
51 lanes
x16+x16
x16+x16+x8
x8+x8+x8
5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 8200
PureVideo HD, GeForceBoost, HybridPower, SLI-Memory Ready, FirstPacket
Rebranded nForce 780a SLI


nForce Professional[edit]

The memory controller is integrated into the CPU, the supported memory types depend on the CPU and socket used.

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
AGP PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
nForce3 Professional 150/250 CK8 08/2003 AMD Opteron 150nm HT 1.0
1.6 GHz
AGP 3.0 533 MT/s No No 6 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 1.5Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.1 MediaShield
nForce Professional 2200 MCP CK8-04 01/2005 AMD Opteron 150nm HT 1 GHz
2000 MT/s
No 1.0a
20 lanes, 4 links flexible x16: 2 slots
x8+x8 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3 MediaShield
RAID 0,1,0+1,5
nForce Professional 2200 and 2050 CK8-04 01/2005 AMD Opteron 150nm HT 1 GHz
2000 MT/s
No 1.0a
40 lanes, 8 links flexible x16: 2 slots
x16+x16 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 8 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 2*1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.3 MediaShield
RAID 0,1,0+1,5
nForce Professional 3400 MCP MCP55 Pro 2006 AMD Opteron HT 1 GHz
2000 MT/s
No 1.0a
28 lanes, 6 links fixed x16: 2 slots
x8+x8 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 2*1000 Mbit/s HDA MediaShield
RAID 0,1,0+1,5
nForce Professional 3600 MCP MCP55 Pro 2006 AMD Opteron HT 1 GHz
2000 MT/s
No 1.0a
28 lanes, 6 links fixed x16: 2 slots
x8+x8 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 2*1000 Mbit/s HDA MediaShield
RAID 0,1,0+1,5
nForce Professional 3600 and 3050 MCP55 Pro 2006 AMD Opteron HT 1 GHz
2000 MT/s
No 1.0a
56 lanes, 12 links flexible x16: 2 slots
x16+x16 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 12 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 4*1000 Mbit/s HDA MediaShield
RAID 0,1,0+1,5


Mobile Chipsets[edit]

For AMD processors[edit]

The memory controller is integrated into the CPU, the supported memory types depend on the CPU and socket used.

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
AGP PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
nForce3 Go 120 2003 Turion 64 HT 400 MHz AGP4X No No 6 Ports 6 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 No 100 Mbit/s AC'97 2.1
nForce3 Go 150 2003 Turion 64 HT 600 MHz AGP8X No No 6 Ports 6 Ports Rev 2.0 3 Ports UDMA 133 No 1000 Mbit/s AC'97 2.1
nForce 430 Go 2005 Turion 64, Sempron 64 HT 800 MHz No 1.0a
18 lanes
No 6 Ports 8 Ports Rev 2.0 2 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA RAID 0,1,0+1,5
nForce 610m 2007 Turion 64, Sempron 64 HT 1 GHz No 1.1
4 lanes
No 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 100 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 7000M
nForce 630m 2007 Turion 64, Sempron 64 HT 1 GHz No 1.1
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 1 Ports UDMA 133 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 7150M
nForce 8200M 2008 Turion 64, Sempron 64 HT3.0 2.6 GHz No 2.0
4 lanes
No 5 Ports 10 Ports Rev 2.0 No 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 8200M

For Intel processors[edit]

Model Code Name Release Date Processors Supported Fabrication
process (nm)
FSB/HT
Frequency (MHz)
Memory PCI-Express SLI PCI USB PATA SATA LAN Sound Features Notes
GeForce 9100M 2008 Core2 Mobile, Celeron Mobile 1066 MHz DDR3-1066
dual channel
2.0
20 lanes
No 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 No 4 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 9100M
GeForce 9400M 2008 Core2 Mobile, Celeron Mobile 1066 MHz DDR3-1066
dual channel
2.0
20 lanes
x8+x8 5 Ports 12 Ports Rev 2.0 No 6 Ports 3.0Gbit/s 1000 Mbit/s HDA Onboard GeForce 9400M


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