Intel® C236 Chipset

Intel® C236 Chipset

Intel® C236 Chipset

The Intel® C236 Chipset is part of Intel's chipset family designed for use with certain Intel processors and motherboards. Here are key features and functionalities associated with the Intel C236 Chipset:

  1. Processor Compatibility: The C236 chipset is typically paired with Intel Xeon E3-1200 v5/v6 processors and certain 6th and 7th generation Intel Core processors.

  2. Memory Support: It supports DDR4 memory technology with ECC (Error-Correcting Code) support, enhancing system reliability.

  3. PCI Express Support: The chipset provides PCI Express 3.0 support, allowing for high-speed data transfer between components like graphics cards, storage devices, and network cards.

  4. USB and SATA Connectivity: The C236 chipset offers USB 3.0 and SATA 3.0 (6Gb/s) support for fast data transfer rates.

  5. RAID Support: It includes RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disks) functionality, allowing users to configure multiple storage drives for data protection or performance improvement.

  6. Integrated Graphics: While Intel C236 does not have integrated graphics itself, motherboards using this chipset may support integrated graphics on compatible processors.

  7. Workstation and Server Use: The C236 chipset is often used in motherboards designed for workstations and entry-level servers, providing a balance of performance and reliability.

  8. Remote Management: Some motherboards with the C236 chipset may support Intel's vPro technology, offering remote management capabilities for IT administrators.

  9. Business Features: Designed for business and professional use, the C236 chipset focuses on stability, security, and manageability.