Thermal Paste on I5-3570L Tags: CPUs Thermal Compound Intel i5 Last response: December 1, 2012 7:46 PM in CPUs Share burns94 December 1, 2012 7:40:14 PM Hi, I am buying an I5-3570K and would like to know if i need to apply Thermal paste to the CPU? The heat sink that comes with the CPU already has some thermal paste on it, so would this be enough or should i replace it ? Thanks More about : thermal paste 3570l burns94 December 1, 2012 7:41:20 PM sorry for the typo in the Title *K zkp December 1, 2012 7:46:17 PM The thermal paste on the heatsink that came with you CPU is fine. too much, and you might trap the heat inside your cpu and overheat it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDo you still need thermal paste when you have a water cooler for your CPU? Forum SolvedOverclocking FX 8350 (maybe r9 290) w/ CM Hyper 212x Turbo (2 Fans) and Arctic Cooling MX4 4gr Thermal paste Forum SolvedAH!! i got thermal paste on bottom of my i7 4790k HELP Forum SolvedThermal Paste Application Forum SolvedTaking Thermal paste on a airplane? Forum SolvedThermal Paste Drying Out? Forum SolvedTips for thermal paste application Forum SolvedDo i need thermal paste for OCing these Forum SolvedThermal paste! Do I need it? Forum SolvedThermal Paste Reapplication Forum SolvedUsing 99% isopropyl to wipe off thermal paste - safe? Forum SolvedCPU Swap : Can I swap a cpu from a mobo without replacing the thermal paste? Forum SolvedIs the pre-applied thermal paste on a h100i electrically conductive? Forum SolvedOozing thermal paste. Forum SolvedBest Thermal Paste compound to use on the i7 4790k Forum SolvedThermal paste problems Forum Solvedgpu thermal paste help Forum SolvedThermal Paste Help Forum SolvedRe-apply thermal paste? Forum Solvedthermal paste a must? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !