Does the i5 3450 stock cooler come with paste? Tags: Power Supplies Cooling Thermal Compound Intel i5 Components Last response: July 24, 2012 12:36 AM in Components Share sushi1 July 23, 2012 3:24:02 PM A quick question Does the i5 3450 stock cooler come with thermal paste or should i put my own on the CPU, or both? Thanks More about : 3450 stock cooler paste mcnumpty23 a b ) Power supply July 23, 2012 3:47:07 PM comes with paste you can remove it and put your own on if you want but dont put both too much paste is as bad as not enough sushi1 July 23, 2012 3:48:29 PM Ty, ill just use the paste it comes with Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer clutchc a c 91 ) Power supply July 24, 2012 12:36:04 AM +1^ The stock cooler with pre-applied paste will serve you fine. Only if you overclock the processor, will you need to consider a better cooler with different thermal paste. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAMD FX 6300 - i5 3450 gaming? ForumI5 3450 and Radeon 6850. Or Fx 4100 and Radeon 6870. ForumI5 2500k or I5 3450 ForumNeed Thermal Paste for Stock Cooler ? ( i5 750) ForumI5 3450 WITH HD 7950 OR I3 2120 WITH GTX 670 ForumASUS-P8H61-M LE With i5 3450 ForumI5 3570k box didn't come with thermal paste - do I need? ForumI5 2600k stock heatsink paste ? ForumIs the thermal paste that came with my i5 3450 sufficient? ForumI5 3450 Ram Running lower than it says on the sticker ForumHow to overclock my i5 3450 ? ForumI5 -760 heats badly with stock cooler ..do i need aftermarket cooler ? ForumI5 3450 idle temperature ForumI5 750 stock cooler ForumDoes the CPU With Stock Cooler NEED Thermal Paste ? ForumWhich cooler for i5 at stock speed? ForumI5 3450 or 3570k ForumQ9650 vs i5 3450 ForumCheapest Motherboard for i5 3450 ?? ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !