AMD Phenom 2 965 Black Edition Thermal Paste? Tags: CPUs Heatsinks Thermal Compound AMD Phenom Last response: July 13, 2012 4:55 PM in CPUs Share sadcid July 13, 2012 2:46:50 PM I noticed that the heatsink has thermal paste on it, do I need to go out and buy some for the actual processor? This is the retail edition. Thanks for all your help. More about : amd phenom 965 black edition thermal paste kab1985 July 13, 2012 3:46:04 PM You don't need to buy thermal paste if you plan to use the stock cooler, the thermal past already on it will work just fine. You don't need any on the processor. sadcid July 13, 2012 4:05:16 PM Thanks for the info Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Goden July 13, 2012 4:55:48 PM My Corsair water cooler recently failed so I have the stock cooler back on until I can replace it. I"m using the TIM that came with it. It idles at around 30-32c (I have the same CPU) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAMD Phenom II x4 965 Black Edition for Gaming? ForumAMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Compatibility Questions ForumThermal Paste question with amd 965 ForumAMD FX-4100 Zambezi or AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition ? ForumAMD FX 8120 Vs. AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition ForumAMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition mobo compatibility ForumOverclocking Phenom II x4 965 Black edition ForumAmd phenom II x6 1045t vs amd phenom II X5 Black Edition 965 ForumAmd phenom ii 965 be and TWO hd 7970 black edition ForumHSF for AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition ForumWhich is better i7-975 or amd 965 x4 black edition ForumAMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Forum965 Black Edition - Are my temps too high? ForumOverclocking AMD Phenom II X4 Black Edition to 3.7GHz at least. ForumAmd 965 Who can overclock past 4. 2 ghz ForumAMD Phenom II X4 965 BE vs. Intel Core 2 Duo E8600 ForumAMD phenom 965 black edition cooler ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumAsus m2n68-am plus phenom ii x4 965 Forum[Solved] Amd FX-4100 Bottleneck More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !