Google Cr-48 Chrome notebook teardown

Intel CG82NM10 southbridge chip

The Google Cr-48 Chrome notebook uses the Intel NM10 Express chipset, that consists of an Atom N455 CPU and a southbridge chip (shown here).

The Intel CG82NM10 southbridge chip handles support for things like the SSD and external ports.

Photo by: Bill Detwiler / TechRepublic

Caption by: Bill Detwiler


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