The Intel H55 Express Chipset is designed for the desktop computers and is not suited for laptops. It has support for dual-channel DDR3-1333 MHz memory for four slots up to 16 gigabytes, integrated HD audio and video capabilities and 12 USB ports, which are features that are only available with desktop-based computer systems.
The Intel Desktop Board DH55TC supports Intel Core processors such as the i7, i5 and 13 cores and other Intel processors in the LGA 1156 package. The motherboard has VGA, DVI-D and HDMI connectors and likewise has the capability for a dual-display monitor set-up for Intel processors with Intel Graphics Technology. It can also accommodate up to 6 PCI expansion slots for computer peripherals.