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Does the i5 3450 stock cooler come with paste?

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  • Cooling
  • Thermal Compound
  • Intel i5
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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

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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
July 23, 2012 3:48:29 PM

Ty, ill just use the paste it comes with :) 
a c 166 ) 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.
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