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On PC device, the chipset is a collection of a microchip contained on the motherboard that designed to work together to perform a specific function. General functions of the chipset are arranging the flow of data between components attached to the motherboard.

The Chipset work more specific and separate from the CPU that work in dealing with calculations. In the PC, the Chipset is precisely the working control memory, graphics, sound, and the CPU itself.

However the chipset in smartphone and tablet different with Chipset in the PC. The Chipset on a mobile device often known as a SoC (system-on-a-chip) which means a silicon chip which consists of all the components.

In SoC, integrated a variety of components that support the performance of the smartphone. In SoC, there is a processor, graphics processor, memory, USB controller, controller power management, and control network connectivity (WiFi, 3G, 4G LTE, and so on). This SoC is built so that more effective and functional. It is also associated with a form of smartphone which has a relatively small size.

With the technology of the SoC is certainly all systems work more optimally and consuming less power compared to the system CPU on the device PC.


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