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  1. J

    Question Which Thermal Paste to use?

    I am looking into buying the MSI Meg Trident X 10TE-1281US. I messaged MSI and they said they use their our "house-mix" thermal paste. I am looking to buy this pc from . This site will do upgrades and thermal paste is one of them. The two options are, " IC DIAMOND THERMAL...
  2. G

    [SOLVED] Do I bother re pasting my CPU at 5 years??

    My Core rig is 5 years old. sporting a i5 4690K. I just dropped a new RX 5700 XT graphics card in and thought about putting some fresh thermal paste on the CPU. But When testing under heavy load My max core Temp Hit was 53C... Do I even bother? I use a cooler master Hyper N520 cooler. case fans...
  3. S

    [SOLVED] Good thermal paste for CPU and GPU?

    I want a good and not expensive thermal paste that I can safely use in my gpu and CPU (safely= avoiding short-circuit)
  4. Ethan Knight

    Case Cooling Help!

    Hey guys, I will probably be purchasing a CPU cooler (CoolChip HPC specifically). I'm going for a near dead silent build, so max of 28 dB, and it will dissipate ~40 degrees C at that speed. So my main question is this: Should I go for the i5 6500, 6600, or 6600K? And will an M.2 SSD affect my...