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Do you have facts on this, or is it just a rumor among kids?

You make it seem unheard of that thermal paste/ cpu's need time to settle in. For example most Arctic Silver pastes need approximately 100-200 hours to be broken in. Before that mark it's conductive matrix isn't functioning at its maximum conductivity.
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Originally Posted by epsilon777 View Post

You make it seem unheard of that thermal paste/ cpu's need time to settle in. For example most Arctic Silver pastes need approximately 100-200 hours to be broken in. Before that mark it's conductive matrix isn't functioning at its maximum conductivity.

Yep. No idea why that posted hasn't heard about breaking in your CPU and TIM. lol.
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