An attempt to take a macro picture of an opened Pentium CPU. The sharpness and details could be better – need to find a good way to illuminate this. The white dots are dust 😉
This CPU was in use ca. 1997.
Does anyone recognize the different units (ALU, cache, etc..) and can add notes ?
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