Originally Posted by CaptNKILL
Heat spreaders should be flat. If they made it ribbed it'd make less contact area for the heat sink (unless the bottom of the heat sink was ribbed the opposite way... but thats just getting over complicated).
I'm still amazed at the size of that thing... heat spreader or not... thats enormous.
Told you guys that it's going to be a very big chip at 90 nm with that many transistors....