Item Intel 945
Release2005-05-26
Bus speed 533 / 800 / 1066 MHz
Process
Transistors
Price
Memory 2x DDR2 533 / 667 MHz (PC2-5300)
Ports ICH7
Processor
PCI
Graphics
AGP
Type Desktop
Core Lakeport
PCI Express Yes
Platform
  

2005-05-26 Intel 945 Chipset succeeding Grantsdale supporting Dual Core processors to be named 945. Will be available both with and without GPU (945G and 945P versions). The GPU included is a faster clocked GMA900 called GMA950.
Earlier rumoured to include Pixel and Vertex shaders 2.0 or possible 3.0. Released in 945G, 945P etc. versions. Previously known as Lakeport.
A mainstream version called 945GZ with grpahics, but only one memorychannel, no 1066 MHz support and no PCIe will be added in 2006-Q1.