What is north gate and south gate on a motherboard?

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2013-06-01 04:07:20

I am assuming you mean North Bridge\ South bridge

North Bridge is the Memory Controller, that transfers data and

instructions between the CPU ,RAM and PCIe Devices.

South Bridge is the Storage Controller that controls how data is

transferred onto Storage Devices(Hard drives)

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