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How does this stuff compare to AS5?
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post #2 of 23
I actually bought some of that a couple months ago just to see if it was any good and it's not AS good as AS5, but it does a damn well good job.
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No idea, but I'll try to get AS5. Your local Radio Shack should have them supplied. $10. That's where I get mine.
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post #4 of 23
you can get it online for cheaper, but always go As5
    
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post #5 of 23
OCZ is jsut as good as as5, I have a big tube of that and I didnt notice any difference bewteen that and as5, it has the same thermal specs also as as5. There are other options out there.
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I'm not sure...But I have to say AS Creamique is the best...It perform the same as AS5 and it's inexpensive.
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post #7 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by TwIsTeDbOi View Post
I actually bought some of that a couple months ago just to see if it was any good and it's not AS good as AS5, but it does a damn well good job.
I used it one time with a PD proc and it worked great. A lot of the Dynex(and other Best Buy brand) stuff is made by some of the top companies and just put with the Best Buy brand name on it. Check out the new Rocketfish power supplies, I heard that they are made by Antec, and if you look at them they sure look like it too.
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I will ask one thing. Compared to AS5 which is supposed to be one of the best any other top thermal compound how much difference makes? Does it gives you 1C less heat? If not I think you should not worry that much.. Just buy one of the top brands thats what I think. Put more though in the cooler . For me 45 are not better than 46 celcious like 74 will not be better than 75 cause the two first are both low and the 2 others are too high. I trust AS5 cause I used to use another thermal compound with silver particles which was more pricey and gave me 5 more C on load times and 2 on idle. No I dun remember the brand I just remember I as sad to find out it was a waste of money ^^''
    
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post #9 of 23
isnt the ceramique version used for phase changing???
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