Here’s what’s going on under that weird new AMD Zen 4 heatspreader
Check out the capacitors on Ryzen 7000.
There’s a lot going on under that new AMD Zen 4 (opens in new tab) heatspreader. In fact, there’s a lot going on outside of it, in all those little cutouts around the edge of it, too. Somewhere you know is going to end up with a whole lot of thermal paste (opens in new tab) getting squidged in at some point down the line.