Product Comparison: ARCTIC Silver 5 (AS5-3.5G) vs ARCTIC MX-4

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Key Specs
3 g/cm3
2.5 g/cm3
Thermal Conductivity
8.7 W/mK
8.5 W/mK
All materials
All materials
870 P
What customers say about "Key Specs"
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.
ARCTIC MX-4 Thermal Paste
  • This stuff has excellent thermal conductivity and lasts much longer than other pastes!
  • Extremely efficient heat transfer and is non-conductive.
  • Easy to apply with very good heat conductivity.
  • More easier to apply due to lower viscosity and gives good results without having to wait for it set.
  • I used the supplied paste and the temps were great, never going over 76C with all cores at 4.1GHz.
0.123 oz.
0.282 oz.
Kit Contents
Syringe with thermal paste, Protective cap
Syringe with thermal paste, Protective cap
What customers say about "Features"
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.
ARCTIC MX-4 Thermal Paste
  • Easy to clean off and reapply. Not electrical conductive.
  • Great product. No metals in compound.
  • The material was easy to work with.
  • Excellent material I am very satisfied.
  • Absolutely great product. Uses excellent materials.
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