Solved AMD FX 6300 Heatsink fan question first build! Tags: Thermal Compound Heatsinks Fan CPUs Last response: June 11, 2013 2:38 PM in CPUs Share Nerfmeplease80 June 11, 2013 2:18:52 PM I just bought a retail version of the fx 6300 in the box it came with a fan and what looks like thermal paste already on the fan. Is it a thermal pad? Is it ok to install it as is or do I need thermal paste also I would not be overclocking More about : amd 6300 heatsink fan question build Reply to Nerfmeplease80 Best solution songorocosongo June 11, 2013 2:26:48 PM Nerfmeplease80 said:I just bought a retail version of the fx 6300 in the box it came with a fan and what looks like thermal paste already on the fan. Is it a thermal pad? Is it ok to install it as is or do I need thermal paste also I would not be overclocking It is the stock thermal paste and it's perfectly fine to install it as it is although it is not the highest quality around. Reply to songorocosongo Nerfmeplease80 June 11, 2013 2:38:50 PM ty Reply to Nerfmeplease80 Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: ForumGood heatsink/fan to go along with the AMD FX-6300? ForumSolvedFirst AMD build, FX6300 + Gigabyte 970A-DS3P not compatible? ForumSolvedFX-6300 Aftermarket Fan/Heatsink Suggestions for Under $25 ForumFirst New build in 10 years! AMD FX6300 ForumAMD FX-6300 Build - Help Wanted - First build since like pentium 3 was out :P ForumSolvedHeatsink or Liquid Cooling System for Overclocking AMD FX-6300 ForumHighest fx 6300 overclock with stock heatsink and fan ForumSolvedAMD FX 6300 question. ForumSolved"Asus M5A97 EVO R2" with "AMD FX-6300" question ForumSolvedNew AMD FX 6300 build. Confused with and with HWMonitor and Temps ForumSolvedBest AMD FX-6300 CPU Build for under $800 ForumSolvedHelp on my first build ( FX-6300 & R9 280X) ForumSolvedAMD FX-6300 Turbo boost question. ForumSolvedAMD FX 6300 build....Suggest a CPU cabinet for My gaming Rig.... ForumSolvedAMD FX6300 Build Sanity Check Please ForumSolvedAMD FX-6300 Cooling Question ForumSolvednew build amd fx-6300 stock overheating ForumSolvedIs this setup ready to build? (AMD FX 6300) ForumSolvedAMD FX-6300 Budget Build - Need some Opinions ForumSolvedHi, I am building a machine with AMD FX 6300 processor & Gigabyte GA 78 LMT USB3 Mobo. I have a psu rated at 400W. My Mobo has More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !