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I've been using arctic silver 5 for past five years my tube lasted pretty long, it's time to for me get latest update thermal grease for my i5 2500k cpu.

Any suggestion you guys have?
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http://www.innovationcooling.com/overview.htm
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/70..._15_Grams.html
Edited by microman - 1/29/11 at 7:28pm
    
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mx-4

no curing time. non conductive. its AS5 for noobs so it cannot screw up anything if you spill
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Shin-Etsu X23-7783D. Runs out hella quick if you order that size though.

There's also something called Indigo Xtreme (can't exactly classify it as a grease), but it's expensive and a hassle to apply and getting it to work properly.
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It comes down to this three thermal compound on my list, which one would be best out of this?

1. Arctic Cooling MX-4

2. Innovation Cooling Diamond "7 Carat

3.Shin-Etsu X23-7783D

Bigfrank thanks for the link but that benchmarking chart seems little old 2009.
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Shin-Etsu X23-7783D. Runs out hella quick if you order that size though.

There's also something called Indigo Xtreme (can't exactly classify it as a grease), but it's expensive and a hassle to apply and getting it to work properly.
Indigo Xtreme? great.
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Does anybody use the search function? This question is asked, debated, and answered almost every single day on this forum...
    
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curious also
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I am still using my old tube of MX-2.
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