One of you guys wrote in and asked for a higher resolution version of the Penryn die photo that I ran in my Core 2 Extreme QX9650 review to use as desktop wallpaper. Unfortunately, I don’t have any higher res version of that one since it came from Intel. We don’t often run pictures we haven’t taken ourselves, but this one was an exception. Fortunately, I may have a substitute on the wallpaper front using some pictures I did take myself. I just made one of them in an 1800×1200 wallpaper image that should be suitable for most monitors. Here’s a snippet from it:
If that’s not high-res enough for you, you can grab the original here. Next time, I’m bringing a mini-tripod to make this easier.