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Arctic Silver 5 High-Density Polysynthetic Silver Thermal Compound AS5-3.5G - OEM

  • Made With 99.9% Pure Silver
  • High-Density Polysynthetic Silver Thermal Compound
  • Controlled Triple-Phase Viscosity
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Thermal compound is necessary to create a reliable transfer of heat from your computer's processor to its heatsink to keep your CPU from overheating. Arctic Silver 5 thermal compound does this with three unique shapes and sizes of pure silver particles to maximize particle-to-particle contact area and thermal transfer. It's optimized for use between modern high-power CPUs and high-performance heatsinks or water-cooling solutions. This 3.5-gram tube contains enough compound to cover at least 15 to 25 small CPU cores, or 6 to 10 large CPU cores, or 2 to 5 heat plates.

Note: This is an OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) version, which includes the product, but nothing else. They are packaged generically and are best suited for system builders who don't require documentation or bundled accessories.

  • newegg 99.9% Pure Silver The Arctic Silver 5 uses three unique shapes and sizes of pure silver particles to maximize particle-to-particle contact area and thermal transfer.
  • newegg High Density The Arctic Silver 5 contains over 88% thermally conductive filler by weight. The thermally-enhanced ceramic particles including micronized silver, sub-micron zinc oxide, aluminum oxide and boron nitride particles improve the compound's performance and long-term stability.

Learn more about the Arctic Silver AS5-3.5G

Model

Brand
Arctic Silver
Model
AS5-3.5G

SPEC

Specifications
Average Particle Size:
<0.49 micron <0.000020 inch

Extended Temperature Limits:
Peak: -50 Degrees C to >180 Degrees C
Long-Term: -50 Degrees C to 130 Degrees C


Performance:
3 to 12 degrees centigrade lower CPU full load core temperatures than standard thermal compounds or thermal pads when measured with a calibrated thermal diode imbedded in the CPU core.


Coverage Area:
A 3.5 gram syringe contains enough compound to cover at least 15 to 25 small CPU cores, or 6 to 10 large CPU cores, or 2 to 5 heat plates. At a layer 0.003" thick, the 3.5 gram syringe will cover approximately 16 square inches.

Features

Features
Three unique shapes and sizes of pure silver particles to maximize particle-to-particle contact area and thermal transfer.
Contains over 88% thermally conductive filler by weight.These thermally-enhanced ceramic particles improve the compound's performance and long-term stability
Ensure the best physical contact between the heatsink and the CPU core.
Will not separate, run, migrate, or bleed.
3.5-gram

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  • Yannick B.
  • 12/19/2014 1:13:36 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsArtic Silver 5

Pros: Not My first time I use this product and for the price it do a great job! Work great on a AMD FX

Cons: All working good!

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  • Jamason F.
  • 12/18/2014 8:02:26 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsbuy it...

Pros: What else are you going to buy at this price?

Cons: none

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  • Ron F.
  • 12/17/2014 4:08:14 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggsI don't get the hype

Pros: Maybe lowered the temps 1c

Cons: Same as above

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  • Jean-David M.
  • 12/17/2014 4:11:56 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs

Pros: -keeps my i7 4790k cool
-enough in the tube for 2-3 other cpu instals

Cons: none, it's artic silver 5... it's like the ACDC of thermal paste...

Other Thoughts: fast and nice delivery as usual

i love newegg

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  • Mattheew H.
  • 12/17/2014 1:27:27 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsBest stuff out there

Pros: AS-5 is without a doubt the best thermal grease you'll run across. The last application I did was on my CPU for well over 3 years without drying out and if it wasn't for the need to move my gear into a new case it would still be doing its job as well as ever. While, yes, there might be some of the more obscure TIM products on the market like gallium that might get a couple of degrees C lower delta, AS-5 won't eat aluminum.

Cons: As much as I love this stuff it is by far the messiest thermal paste I've ever come into contact with. It will get everywhere given half a chance.

Other Thoughts: When it's time to buy a tube, buy two and stash the second one away so you don't end up waiting a few days when the first one runs out mid-project. Besides, you can never have too much on hand.

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  • Gerardo M.
  • 12/15/2014 6:54:42 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs

Pros: Great Thermal paste. thick composition.

Cons: N.A.

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  • Gerardo M.
  • 12/15/2014 6:12:47 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat Product

Pros: Great Product

Cons: N/A

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  • stevens v.
  • 12/15/2014 8:43:44 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsawsome

Pros: cooling down 10 celcius my stuff :O

Cons: nop

Other Thoughts: :)

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  • David L.
  • 12/14/2014 8:03:03 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggs"Never received my Item" Updated

Pros: - They finally emailed me after 2 weeks from my complaints
- Provided the correct tracking number after 2 weeks the item arrived
- Sent me 5 emails at the same time of this review!

Cons: - Very late customer service
- Newegg themselves provided compensation for late item arrival
- asked me to remove the one star rating

Other Thoughts: You get 2 stars now! Congratulations on finally emailing me.

I will not take back the one star rating from my previous review, use that as a lesson on how to improve your business and customer satisfaction.

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  • MICHAEL W.
  • 12/11/2014 9:55:02 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs

Pros: golden standard of thermal compound

Cons: none

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