Socket 4, presented in 1993, was the first CPU socket designed for the early P5 Pentium microprocessors. Socket 4 was the only 5-volt socket for the Pentium. Socket 4 does support a special Pentium OverDrive, which allows running at 120 MHz (for the 60 MHz Pentium) or 133 MHz (for the 66 MHz Pentium).
|Chip form factors||PPGA|
|FSB frequency||60, 66 MT/s|
|Voltage range||5 V|
|Processors||Intel P5 Pentium|
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Socket 4 was superseded by the 3.3-volt-powered Socket 5 in 1994.
- Intel Socket 4 Specification, pcguide.com, retrieved 2009-03-30