What is chipset? - Definition from WhatIs.com
Part of the Microprocessors glossary:

A chipset is a group of integrated circuits (microchips) that can be used together to serve a single function and are therefore manufactured and sold as a unit. For example, one chipset might combine all the microchips needed to serve as the communications controller between a processor and memory and other devices in a computer.

This was last updated in September 2005
Contributor(s): Donald M. Garmer
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