DV Hardware bringing you the hottest news about processors, graphics cards, Intel, AMD, NVIDIA, hardware and technology!

   Home | News submit | News Archives | Reviews | Articles | Howto's | Advertise
 
DarkVision Hardware - Daily tech news
December 11, 2016 
Main Menu
Home
Info
News archives
Articles
Howto
Reviews
 

Who's Online
There are currently 57 people online.

 

Latest Reviews
Zowie P-TF Rough mousepad
Zowie FK mouse
BitFenix Ronin case
Ozone Rage ST headset
Lamptron FC-10 SE fan controller
ZOWIE G-TF Rough mousepad
ROCCAT Isku FX gaming keyboard
Prolimatech Magnetic Pin
 

Follow us
RSS
 

Intel 65nm CPUs use Copper Pillar Bumping

Posted on Saturday, January 28 2006 @ 00:52:53 CET by


Intel's new 65nm dual-core Presler and Yonah chips got no balls - and no, I'm not kidding. For these new processors Intel decided to start using Copper Pillar Bumping (CPB) technology instead of tiny solder balls made of a lead-tin alloy to connect the die to the chip package's pins.

The chip giant is the first chip maker to utilize this technique. The reason why they started using it is to cut the amount of lead uses in the products, to help meet the Reduction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) legislation in Europe and elsewhere.

A picture can be found at Register Hardware.


 



 

DV Hardware - Privacy statement
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owner.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2002-2016 DM Media Group bvba