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Motherboard Specifications, IPISB-CH2 (Chicago)

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Figure 1: The Chicago motherboard
Photograph of motherboard
  • Manufacturer's motherboard name: Pegatron
  • Motherboard name: IPISB-CH2
  • HP/Compaq name: Chicago
  • uATX: 24.4 cm (9.6 inches) x 24.4 cm (9.6 inches)
  • Intel H67
  • 100 MHz DMI (Direct Media Interface)
  • TDP: 95W
  • Socket type: LGA 1155
  • Motherboard supports the following processor upgrades:
    • Intel Core i7-2xxx (Sandy Bridge) quad core
    • Intel Core i5-2xxx (Sandy Bridge) quad core
    • Intel Core i3-2xxx (Sandy Bridge) dual core
    • Intel Core i3-2xxx/T (Sandy Bridge) dual core
    • Intel Pentium G8xx (Sandy Bridge) dual core
    • Intel Pentium G6xxx (Sandy Bridge) dual core
  • Dual channel memory architecture (also supports single channel)
  • Four 240-pin DDR3 DIMM sockets
  • Supports the following:
    • PC3-8500 (DDR3-1066)
    • PC3-10600 (DDR3-1333)
  • Non-ECC memory only, unbuffered
  • Supports 1 GB, 2 GB, and 4 GB DIMMs
  • Supports up to 4 GB on 32-bit* systems
  • Supports up to 16 GB on 64-bit systems
NOTE:32-bit systems cannot address a full 4.0 GB of memory
*Integrated video is not available if a graphics card is installed.
  • Intel HD Graphics 2000 or HD Graphics 3000 (model dependent)
  • Supports PCI Express x16 graphics cards
  • 2 DVI ports (DVI-I and DVI-D)
*Integrated audio is not available if a sound card is installed.
  • Built-in High Definition 8 channel audio
  • IDT 92HD89E CODEC
  • Interface: PCI Express x1
  • Technology: Realtek RTL8111E gigabit ethernet controller
  • Data transfer speeds: up to 10/100/1000 Mb/s
  • Transmission standards: 1000-Base-T Ethernet
  • One PCI Express x16
  • Three PCI Express x1
  • One PCI Express mini card x1
Figure 2: Back I/O panel
  1. S/PDIF port
  2. USB 2.0 or 3.0 (model dependent): 4
  3. LAN
  4. DVI-I
  5. DVI-D
  6. Audio: Center/subwoofer
  7. Audio: Rear speaker out
  8. Audio: Side speaker out
  9. Audio: Line in
  10. Audio: Line out
  11. Audio: Microphone
  • 1x ATX power connector
  • 1x WLAN minicard activity LED connector
  • 1x ATX CPU power connector
  • 1x CPU fan connector
  • 1x System fan connector
  • 6x SATA connectors
  • 1x Internal S/PDIF output connector
  • 1x Front panel audio connector
  • 1x ROM recovery connector
  • 1x Speaker connector
  • 1x Hood_sense connector
  • 1x One touch reset connector
  • 1x One touch recovery connector
  • 1x Front panel connector
  • 14x USB connectors (12x 2.0/2x 3.0)
Figure 3: layout
CAUTION: Do not change any jumper setting while the computer is on. Damage to the motherboard can result.
This motherboard has a jumper to clear the Real Time Clock (RTC) RAM in CMOS.
  1. Turn OFF the computer and unplug the power cord.
  2. Move the jumper to clear for 5 to 10 secs, then move the jumper back to default.
  3. Plug the power cord and turn ON the computer.
  4. On the next startup, enter BIOS setup to re-enter user settings.
The BIOS password is used to protect BIOS settings from unwanted changes.
To erase the BIOS password follow these steps:
  1. Turn OFF the computer.
  2. Move the jumper to Clear.
  3. Turn ON the computer to POST screen.
  4. Turn OFF the computer.
  5. Move the jumper to Default.
  6. Enter BIOS setup to verify or configure new settings.
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