Cpu from new egg question Tags: CPUs Thermal Compound Intel i5 New Build Product Last response: January 5, 2012 9:42 PM in CPUs Share kingblood69 January 5, 2012 9:36:09 PM Hello all im planning a new build and im looking to pick up an i5 from new egg. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... my question was if anyone has purchased intel cpus from new egg and if they come with the thermal paste pre applied to the cpu? thanks More about : cpu egg question esrever a b à CPUs January 5, 2012 9:42:30 PM yes there is thermal paste on the fan but both the fan and the paste is cheap stuff. if you want to OC you'd want a new fan and thermal paste. m 0 l Engima January 5, 2012 9:42:57 PM Thermal paste is not pre-applied to the CPU but to the bottom of the stock heatsink that is included. If you were planning to get a different heatsink then you will need to buy some thermal compound. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHelp new egg warranty question Forum New Egg Open Box Item Question Forum SolvedNew egg and Amazon. Forum SolvedNew Egg Combo Compatibility Forum SolvedWhere do you buy your Graphics Card? New Egg? or eBay? Forum Solvedcan I trust the new egg open box Forum Solveddoes new egg ship to Australia Forum Solvednew egg combo Forum SolvedIs new egg reliable? Forum SolvedNew egg combo deal. Is this a good deal? Forum Solveddoes new egg.com ship to egypt Forum Solvedmsi says the ram will work with my mobo but new egg says not??? Forum SolvedHow is new egg on rebates? Forum New Egg UK Forum SolvedNew Egg Shell shocker deal! need advice QUICKLY! Forum Warranty on new egg Forum How Long does new egg shiping take Forum SolvedQuestion about upgrading to a new motherboard,cpu,ram,gpu Forum SolvedSuper Combo On New Egg Forum SolvedWhat is the dealio on IOpen box at New Egg? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !