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post #11 of 24
Corsair used the Shin Etsu-x23. But if you don't mind having a stain on your cpu, get an IC7.
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post #12 of 24
ic7 is the best ive used forget shin etsu.
    
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post #14 of 24
as5 sucks. Shin, TX or MX is the best. Diamond is to hard to spread and not worth it.
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post #15 of 24
i use mx-3, but i would still argue that as5 still is one of the best out there. in fact...when i reseat my cpu next weekend, it will be with as5.
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I'm sorry but hasn't this topic been debated to death 100 times already?
    
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post #17 of 24
mx3, as5(post cure time it is better) ,ic7 ,shin etsu, then indigo extreme
oh and mx4 is supposed to be the same as mx3 but cheaper to make/easier to use

edit: mx3/4, as5, and ic7 are all a couple degrees apart at most then shin etsu a few degrees and then indigo extreme a few more
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post #18 of 24
Quote:
Originally Posted by emc_2 View Post
Shin Etsu is the best. It's also the original TIM corsair applies.

It's this one specifically: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835150080

This beats AS5 by 5c or more (according to one a review I read awhile back) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835150080
Quote:
Originally Posted by Nick911 View Post
as5 sucks. Shin, TX or MX is the best. Diamond is to hard to spread and not worth it.
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Originally Posted by microman View Post
ic7 is the best ive used forget shin etsu.
No they are not the best. The best TIM on the market to date is Indigo Xtreme.
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post #19 of 24
Quote:
Originally Posted by 1greeny1 View Post
if you wanna spend some extra shin etsu stuff is good, if not As5 will be fine
AS5 is outdated
Ruins in the syringe over time , conductive (electrically) and 200 hours of curinf time w/ power cycling OMG
mx4 / ceramique FTW!!!
post #20 of 24

^He's the best TIM.

IC7 Diamon gets my vote.
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