The test of 27 thermal compounds, part 2

The second round will be especially interesting for the people who want to find the best solution for a standard use. The winner is a big surprise. Gelid, Noctua, Phobya, Reeven, SilentiumPC, Thermal Grizzly or Zalman? We can give away that it is not an expected favourite this time. We enjoyed a nice competition in the middle category, where it takes a lot to keep making a difference. We also tested OEM paste from Scythe as a bonus. Read more “The test of 27 thermal compounds, part 2” »

The test of 27 thermal compounds, part 1

Thermal paste can also significantly affect the cooling performance, so we compared several models that represent the current offer. Is the legendary Arctic MX-2 still a good choice? Or is it more reasonable to try newer Cooler Master and Cryorig? There is also a copper Coollaboratory to consider. Well, we have prepared some recommendations, but a few warnings too, because there are some products that you should rather avoid. Read more “The test of 27 thermal compounds, part 1” »