Here are few tips on how to identify motherboard chipset or to know what is my chipset:
Follow these steps to identify your chipset using the Microsoft Windows Device Manager:
- Open Device Manager using the steps listed for your operating system.
Windows Vista*: click Start » click Control Panel » click System and Maintenance » click Device Manager
Windows XP*: click Start » click Control Panel » double-click the Systemicon » click the Hardware tab » click Device Manager
- Click the sign to expand the System devices entry.
- Look for the chipset name in a string similar to the following: "Intel® 955X Memory Controller Hub - 2774". In this example, the chipset is an Intel® 955X Express Chipset.
Check the system or motherboard documentation for information about your chipset.
If you are not able to identify motherboard chipset using the other methods, a qualified professional might be able to help. The chipset markings on the motherboard can usually be used to identify the Intel chipset components in your computer.
Intel® Chipset Identification Utility:
This utility gives a general idea of your chipset and directs you to the appropriate support content. Download the Intel Chipset Identification Utility :http://downloadcenter.intel.com/Product_Filter.aspx?ProductID=861