AfterDawn: Glossary

AGP 1x

AGP 1x refers to the initial variation of the Accelerated Graphics Port (AGP) interface. It was specified by Intel in 1997 (specification v1.0) to replace PCI in use with graphics cards. It operates on a 32-bit channel at 66 MHz, providing a maximum transfer rate of 266MB/s, doubling PCI's rate of 133MB/s.


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