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Arctic Cooling MX2 thermal compound unveiled

post #1 of 43
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Oscar Meade, July 11, 2007


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Turbo MX-2 is a high conductive and low resistance compound for components that require the best thermal dissipation. MX-2 is ideally suited for use in CPU, GPU cooling and other applications between power semiconductor components and heat sinks where high thermal conductivity is critical. Since the MX-2 compound does not contain any metal particles, there are no problems regarding electrical conductivity and capacitance. In contrast to silver and copper compounds, contact with electrical traces, pins, and leads cannot result in any damage. Curing and bleeding of the compound is not possible. In contrast to metal or silicon pastes, this compound does not show decreasing performance over time, does not need to be reapplied and has a durability of at least 8 years."


[Source: GotFrag]
[Review: MVKTech]
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post #2 of 43
1 - 2'C better, hmm i think ill stick with my MX-1
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post #3 of 43
may have to buy it and apply it.
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post #4 of 43
How much though????
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post #5 of 43
According to AC's site, it should be around the same price as the MX-1.
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According to AC's site, it should be around the same price as the MX-1.
Still, is it really worth it!
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post #7 of 43
Well it looks and performs better than Artic Silver 5! So I'm already sold! Is it out now?
    
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post #8 of 43
Very nice, how much?
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Very nice, how much?
If they say that the same price as MX-1 then expect ~6$ range. I just bought AS5 a couple of days ago.
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post #10 of 43
It's better than Arctic Silver 5? If so, I'm going to reseat my Quad.

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