Detailed Image of Intel's LGA7529 Socket Leaks Online

Detailed Image of Intel’s LGA7529 Socket Leaks Online

You thought that Intel’s LGA4677 socket for 4th Generation Xeon Scalable ‘Sapphire Rapids’ processors was massive? A detailed image of Intel’s next-generation LGA7259 socket emerges (courtesy of Marvin Sevilla aka @SprayOnCopper) and demonstrates that this future socket is far larger than the current design. In fact, LGA7259 can probably challenge AMD’s SP5 socket with 6,096 contacts. Measuring 61 × 82mm…


China Develops Domestic Chiplet Interface

As China is accelerating its semiconductor self-sufficiency efforts, the newly formed China Chiplet League this week introduced its homegrown Chiplet Interconnect Interface Standard, according to a DigiTimes report citing the Chinese website Cailianshe. The new interface is meant to enable custom multi-chiplet designs developed by China-based companies and made in the People’s Republic. China’s original Chiplet Interconnect…