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post #11 of 43
Well imo MX-1 is better than as5. Also some benchies not long ago proved it.
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post #12 of 43
Im Gonna Be Needing Sum On This Stuff
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post #13 of 43
I always thought AS5 and MX-1 were about the same?
I guess I will find out soon when I reseat my CPU (came with MX-1, gonna use AS5 for the reseat, but won't be fair, since I plan on lapping the HS).
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post #14 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ace of Spades View Post
1 - 2'C better, hmm i think ill stick with my MX-1
Yeah but.. this is only like $5 and can be used a ton of times.

Its not like this is a new revision of a heatsink or whatever with only a 1-2C better performance.
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post #15 of 43
If I had MX-1 that was set and working good I would not take it off to put this on, but as long as this stuff is the same price you'd be fool not to use it if you were taking things apart or puting them together...if it is as good as they say. In fact, they'd be fools to even continue to make the MX-1 and AS5 stuff.
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post #16 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by GuardianOdin View Post
may have to buy it and apply it.
that there is pretty slick...

me likey
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post #17 of 43
Was about to order some AS5 and Arti Clean... Well now to wait for this to be out on the egg.
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post #18 of 43
I've used MX-1 for a while and got a degree or two drop in temps versus AS5. I might have to procure a tube of this MX-2 and see how it does.
    
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post #19 of 43
Nice to know for a new build but definatly not worth reseating IMO.
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post #20 of 43
Thread Starter 
the main post is updated with AC MX-2 Performance Compound full review link.
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