AS5 Tags: Heatsinks Arctic Thermal Compound Silver Overclocking Last response: January 14, 2013 4:39 PM in Overclocking Share jerryshardware January 12, 2013 3:58:32 PM Hello, Do you think, that Arctic Silver 5 is a good thermal paste? Please reply, thank you. More about : as5 zdbc13 January 12, 2013 4:56:37 PM Yes, it's one of the best. Only drawback is that it is conductive so don't get it anywhere near your cpu pins or on the motherboard. jerryshardware January 14, 2013 3:25:26 PM zdbc13 said:Yes, it's one of the best. Only drawback is that it is conductive so don't get it anywhere near your cpu pins or on the motherboard. drawback? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer zdbc13 January 14, 2013 4:39:55 PM Drawback is something negative about it. As I said above. Here's a good review: http://www.maximumpc.com/article/features/geek_tested_1... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill AS5 go bad? Forum SolvedThermal Paste on AMD A10-5800k CPU Pins - Cleaned, but weird sound. Did AS5 Affect Sound Card? Forum SolvedQuick question about as5 Forum SolvedAS5 shelf life? Forum i7-4790k with stock cooler + AS5 running hot Forum SolvedHigher CPU temps with AS5 Forum Solved~4 to 5 year old tube of AS5 still good? Forum Do I need to reapply AS5? Forum Hot CPU and PSU No changes in temps after reapplying AS5 Forum AS5 spread fail Forum AS5 or the paste that came with 212 evo Forum Asus P8P67 Evo AS5 ? Forum Applying AS5 to exposed heat pipes Quick questions (no really) Forum CM 212 EVO + i7 2600k + AS5 Forum The correct way to apply as5 to aftermarket cooler? Forum Thermal Paste - CM or AS5 Forum I'va just applied AS5 to laptop and im worried... Forum AS5 temps low for a few minutes at startup, then rise to pre-AS5 temps Forum GTX 465 and AS5 not going well... Forum Tips on applying AS5 to i7-950? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !