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Old 04-15-2006, 12:42 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i have a 3500+ single core with the stock heatsink and fan. when i idle its about 31 how much would it help if i put the artic 5 thermal compound. or how much difference if i get a new heatsink and fan with the compund??


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I if you were to buy a Big typhoon or cnps9500 or Freezer 64 pro with some as5, you would see at least a 12 degree Celcius tempeture drop at least...I mean if your using stock heatsink with stock compound on it....
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Old 04-15-2006, 01:23 AM   #3 (permalink)
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ok thanks i will get something soon
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Old 04-15-2006, 01:58 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I if you were to buy a Big typhoon or cnps9500 or Freezer 64 pro with some as5, you would see at least a 12 degree Celcius tempeture drop at least...I mean if your using stock heatsink with stock compound on it....

You woud be very lucky to see a 12 degree drop,I put in a Freezer 64 pro in my setup and only saw a 4* drop.
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