Intel Core i3 on-CPU IGP pictured

Posted on Tuesday, November 24 2009 @ 16:16 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
TweakTown spotted a Core i3 "Clarkdale" processor in Taiwan and took a photo of the chip's integrated graphics processor.
Anyway, enough talk. What you see below is a picture of a Clarkdale processor with the thermal cover protector removed exposing everything. The top chip is the CPU core and the larger, bottom chip is the 45nm based graphics controller with the memory interface controller.

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