Solved Thermal paste! Tags: CPUs Quad Core Thermal Compound Last response: January 20, 2010 8:56 PM in CPUs Share SR-71 Blackbird a c 745 à CPUs January 17, 2010 8:47:32 PM What is the best thermal paste to use for my upgrade.I'm upgrading from an e8400 to a quadcore q9400! thanks! More about : thermal paste JDFan a b à CPUs January 17, 2010 8:54:45 PM Here's the 2009 shootout article that covers most of the options and their performance - ( http://www.hardocp.com/article/2009/04/07/thermal_paste... ) m 0 l Best solution ulysses35 a b à CPUs January 20, 2010 8:44:07 PM AS5 / MX2 / MX3 will all serve your needs without running to more exotic substances. I have used all three in the past on different machines. MX series is handy because it is non conductive or electricity - no excuse for sloppy wokr on an install though. very little temp wise between them Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer SR-71 Blackbird a c 745 à CPUs January 20, 2010 8:56:40 PM Best answer selected by area51reopened. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedThermal Paste Drying Out? Forum SolvedTips for thermal paste application Forum SolvedDo i need thermal paste for OCing these Forum SolvedThermal paste! Do I need it? Forum SolvedThermal Paste Reapplication Forum SolvedUsing 99% isopropyl to wipe off thermal paste - safe? Forum SolvedCPU Swap : Can I swap a cpu from a mobo without replacing the thermal paste? Forum SolvedIs the pre-applied thermal paste on a h100i electrically conductive? Forum SolvedOozing thermal paste. Forum SolvedBest Thermal Paste compound to use on the i7 4790k Forum SolvedThermal paste problems Forum Solvedgpu thermal paste help Forum SolvedThermal Paste Help Forum SolvedRe-apply thermal paste? Forum Solvedthermal paste a must? Forum SolvedSpilled Thermal Paste cleaner on CPU! Please help? Forum SolvedWich is better ? Thermal paste already applied on heatsink or appliying it myself ? Forum SolvedThermal paste cleaning Forum SolvedCPU temps too high? (no, it's not because of the thermal paste) Forum SolvedShould I remove/re-apply thermal paste, if... Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !