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Good day all


I would just like to know which thermal compound is best for use on Both cpu and gpu block. Will be ordering from ppc's and frozen cpu.

Thanks for the help
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post #2 of 10
This is what I use and it's damn good on everything. Hope this helps you out on choosing


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835242019
     
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post #3 of 10
I agree with Lshuman that Prolimatech is 1 of the best tims available.
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This is such a hard question because there is such a small difference between the good ones. Basically choose one of the best that is the best price. With that in mind I chose Artic Cooling MX-4.
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post #5 of 10
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I was going to go for the MX-4 but ppc's could not get stock and they recommended the Prolimatech selection. How's the PK-3? i just haven't heard anyone so far using it besides now Lshuman.
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post #7 of 10
I personally use PK 1. I've tested with MX4 and Indigo Xtreme. The PK 1 killed MX4, and was about a degree or so C within the much harder to work with Indigo Xtreme. PK 1 gets my vote.
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Sorry for Hijacking the thread (its better than starting a new one for the same question) i want to know how much grams i need for Two mobile GPUs and a Mobile CPU? (Sig Rig:The son of godzilla)
     
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post #9 of 10
I used thermaltake compound before and it was good but a little too gooey. I just got the H100 which comes with preapplied thermal paste and I had to remove the block to troubleshoot odd shutdowns and figured I'd reapply with Antec Formula 7. Formula 7 is almost like working with clay but once you get it on there right you may see temps go down ~5c or so. Don't know how much this helps but for what it's worth I like it.
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post #10 of 10
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Originally Posted by awsan View Post

Sorry for Hijacking the thread (its better than starting a new one for the same question) i want to know how much grams i need for Two mobile GPUs and a Mobile CPU? (Sig Rig:The son of godzilla)

5 grams should take you a long way.
     
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