Product Comparison: ARCTIC Alumina (AATA-5G) vs ARCTIC Silver 5 (AS5-3.5G)

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General Specifications
Alumina (AATA-5G)
About the product
The Arctic Silver Alumina Premium Ceramic Thermal Adhesive is a layered composite of aluminum oxide and boron nitride and is a pure electrical insulator.
Key Specs
3 g/cm3
3 g/cm3
Thermal Conductivity
4 W/mK
8.7 W/mK
All materials
All materials
What customers say about "Key Specs"
ARCTIC Alumina (AATA-5G) Premium Ceramic Thermal Paste
  • Great heat transfer, and keeps the heat sink glued to the chip well.
  • Easy to mix, bonded well.
  • Compound was easy to work with aluminum heatsink.
  • Great thermal conductivity.
  • Worked great for my project, solid product.
ARCTIC Silver 5 (AS5-3.5G) Thermal Paste
  • Its thermal conductivity is some of the best on the shelf.
  • It's non conductive and it gives much cooler temps than your stock thermal paste.
  • Worked great! Thermal conductivity is noticeably better than whatever the crap Apple put on my Macbook before was.
  • Worked great very thick and sticky and made a great film for heat conduction!
  • Conductivity and heat transfer is amazing.
0.176 oz.
0.123 oz.
Kit Contents
2x Syringe with thermal paste, Protective cap, Spreader
Syringe with thermal paste, Protective cap
What customers say about "Features"
ARCTIC Alumina (AATA-5G) Premium Ceramic Thermal Paste
  • There was plenty left for future projects.
  • This is ceramic, meaning it doesn't conduct electricity.
  • It's easy to use, and there is plenty volume.
  • It's thermally conductive, without being electrically conductive.
  • Strong, good electrical insulator, great thermal conductivity. Great volume.
ARCTIC Silver 5 (AS5-3.5G) Thermal Paste
  • Easy to apply, excellent heat transfer.
  • It conducts heat really good, spreads good.
  • Does good conducting of heat from processor to heat sink.
  • Enough for several CPUs. Easy to use. Great thermal conductivity.
  • This material is high quality and is one of the best thermal pastes you can get.
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