The LAST Thermal Paste you'll ever need??

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  • Tagtraumbärchi
    Tagtraumbärchi 16 часов назад

    I use only Liquid Metall, maybe if they can make it thicker to chage Termal pad. Can i Nitro Nitrogen it with the Pad?

  • Rude Rabbit
    Rude Rabbit День назад

    I'm very interested if this was tested during DeLid/ReLiding? And if it's recommended?

  • RusScorpion
    RusScorpion День назад

    7:57 "You could actually have diarrhea" that killed me

  • Tibs Cap
    Tibs Cap День назад

    7:58 "You could actually have diarrhea"
    thumb up

  • David Brandenburg
    David Brandenburg 2 дня назад

    sorry it looked smaller when he was holding it

  • David Brandenburg
    David Brandenburg 2 дня назад

    why is that pad so small?

  • David Brandenburg
    David Brandenburg 2 дня назад

    its graphine

  • Wakifo
    Wakifo 2 дня назад

    So this is where the AMD engineers got their idea or the thermal pads.

  • mohr cowbell
    mohr cowbell 3 дня назад

    @2:40 Hue Hue

  • Robot Porcupine
    Robot Porcupine 4 дня назад

    I bought one of these probably 9 months ago based on this video and I haven't been disappointed. I've always hated the imprecise nature of thermal paste and the "about the size of a pea" type of guidelines for its application. I've had to disassemble my system a couple of times since buying this product, and I really love not making a run to (insert electronics store name) to buy overpriced thermal paste because I didn't happen to have any on hand. It will just always be there and work. I love that.

  • Sébastien Le Batteux
    Sébastien Le Batteux 4 дня назад

    It is so funny the way he transitions to his commercial

  • Sébastien Le Batteux
    Sébastien Le Batteux 4 дня назад

    It is so funny the way he transition to his commercial

  • MrKojot88
    MrKojot88 5 дней назад


  • AbusivePoptart
    AbusivePoptart 5 дней назад

    using on FX-8350 OC and works great!

  • dwi87
    dwi87 5 дней назад

    would this be able to be used in replacement of the thermal pasted in a delidded cpu?

  • Ali Hussain
    Ali Hussain 6 дней назад

    To possibly prevent it from moving could you put a teeny dab of thermal paste to hold it in place?

  • potato potato potato potato potato potato potato

    i swear i just switched my thermal paste now this video appears

  • Aaron Moody
    Aaron Moody 7 дней назад

    Apparently no longer available on BOOOOOOOOoooooooo....... but is available on but the bastards wont deliver it to me in New Zealand the wankers

  • Tbone j
    Tbone j 7 дней назад

    use lube......never dry...

  • Stoney M
    Stoney M 8 дней назад

    I wonder what would happen if you use that and thermos paste at the same time?

    • T Vz
      T Vz 2 дня назад

      YO MAMA

  • Corwin Black
    Corwin Black 8 дней назад

    Aha Panasonic pre-cut sheets. Costs about 10x times more than buying it from Panasonic I think. :D

  • ankyss
    ankyss 8 дней назад

    I just bought this stuff in bulk for other fun projects:
    For bigger chips you can cut it to every size you'd like. It's for sale in different thicknesses.

  • Overdrive Game
    Overdrive Game 8 дней назад

    Is it true a beefy CPU fan cooler chews through thermal paste quicker than a average cpu fan cooler?

  • Michael HaZe
    Michael HaZe 9 дней назад

    Can i put it in my razor blade 14 ?

  • Alex Eddy
    Alex Eddy 11 дней назад

    Just bumping this comment thread as the Radeon 7 teardown's show that they are using a Carbon Fiber graphite pad for the gpu. You have to wonder though since cooling seems within 1 degree or so, if the longevity on the thermal pad compared to the thermal paste. I think long terms the pad wins out as over time the paste will dry out over extended use, and the thermal pad keeps on going.

  • Dkzeria PR
    Dkzeria PR 11 дней назад

    Wow forget about the thermal paste.

  • Jasmine Alemayehu
    Jasmine Alemayehu 12 дней назад

    Where is your anti static wrist band!!!

  • Shinare
    Shinare 13 дней назад

    4:32 "Just for the sake of... You know, transparency, no thermal paste." And then a part of the video is cut, they could have applied the paste then!

  • Lucas Moraes
    Lucas Moraes 14 дней назад

    Do this on a smartphone haha :)

  • 2222ndst
    2222ndst 14 дней назад

    use under the lid as well

  • Tyler Corrigan
    Tyler Corrigan 15 дней назад

    I love that he dropped the pad.

  • Josh Slone
    Josh Slone 15 дней назад

    I've used it for 4 months never of 67c gaming for hours

    • Dr Tane
      Dr Tane 6 дней назад

      +Josh Slone Thanks for the answer :)

    • Josh Slone
      Josh Slone 8 дней назад

      +Dr Tane Yeah works great

    • Dr Tane
      Dr Tane 9 дней назад

      So is the thermal pad worth it?

  • Porkchop Sandwiches
    Porkchop Sandwiches 16 дней назад +1

    This is a great solution but if the surfaces are not perfectly flat(lapping) and the surface isn’t completely covered it could suffer in performance. I feel like this definitely could have been an issue in the tests they ran.

  • lee doyle
    lee doyle 17 дней назад

    hi what cpu cooler is that

  • Mihai aka Sacalul
    Mihai aka Sacalul 19 дней назад

    Please try the Liquid MetalPad

  • metallpt147
    metallpt147 19 дней назад

    Could/would you use this in the Razer Blade 15? I feel like it wouldn't stay in place

  • Nicholas Karfoot
    Nicholas Karfoot 20 дней назад

    MacBook Pro i9?
    Mac Mini 2018 be interesting to see how this would work better in these both as an alliterative to liquid metal.

  • hey you
    hey you 20 дней назад

    4:40 no calibrated torque driver is a no no. These sil pads have been around in industry for some time. Chomerics also makes a variety of sil pads.

  • Miguel Sanchez
    Miguel Sanchez 20 дней назад

    *easy to remove* now that's neat for nerds

  • aiM
    aiM 21 день назад

    Crack glove was invented for a reason (blow torch finger burn). That was hilarious btw

  • mpitogo
    mpitogo 22 дня назад

    yep they need a bigger pad

  • 陳 頌 恩
    陳 頌 恩 22 дня назад

    so is it better than thermal paste then? if so i want it. It takes the guesswork out of applying thermal paste

  • Lord of Siberia
    Lord of Siberia 23 дня назад


  • Souless Deeds
    Souless Deeds 23 дня назад

    Uh why does the like button say 6.3k38k? Wut? Did Linus drop this video too?

  • Kevin Wu
    Kevin Wu 23 дня назад

    7:59 You could have diarrhea.....

  • Robert Bachelder
    Robert Bachelder 23 дня назад

    So LTT is going to save a bunch of money on builds from this point forward eh? How does it work with waterblocks?

  • darkman237
    darkman237 24 дня назад

    How would it perform against an overclocked i9 9900k?

  • l3edynamics
    l3edynamics 26 дней назад

    Stick one inbetween the die and the IHS.

  • Hendra Ibaraki
    Hendra Ibaraki 26 дней назад

    Carbonaut please.....

  • WagramSprite
    WagramSprite 26 дней назад

    With the 35 W/mk + 800 W/mk sideways it dissipates like a 4 W/mk tooth paste? WTF?

    • magnetous
      magnetous 18 дней назад +1

      According to the tech doc from 3M it's more like 5W/m-k just like a good thermal paste, so I don't know where this amazingly high value of 35 come from?!

  • Seamus Gameus
    Seamus Gameus 27 дней назад

    the question now is did they keep using these instead of paste? seems like a great idea

  • Frikiranger
    Frikiranger 28 дней назад

    "why do I even employ these people" Goddammit Linus! XD

  • Allen Kennedy
    Allen Kennedy 28 дней назад

    Been using this for about three months. I was apprehensive at first, but it works perfectly well on my 9700K.

  • sorafhorn
    sorafhorn 28 дней назад

    As a nuclear engineer, particularly a thermal hydraulic phd student I know these units like the back of my hand. So when the mechanical engineer was like "I dont really know" I cringed...

  • Brian Brandenburg
    Brian Brandenburg 29 дней назад

    I use these on homemade COB Led lights. Good stuff.

  • C Maxwell
    C Maxwell 29 дней назад

    we had some of those thermal pads in the 90's everyone said they didn't work all that well, glad they finally made some that actually work.

  • Scilo 69
    Scilo 69 Месяц назад

    you two are awesome to watch
    Linus keep challenging Alex if fun to watch you two

  • SoulDragonWithFlow
    SoulDragonWithFlow Месяц назад

    8:20 Sigh. Linus demonstrating his lack of scientific understanding yet again. I think what he’s thinking of here is GRAPHENE. That’s the carbon tech that has everyone excited (if anyone can figure out how to actually make it), GRAPHITE (This stuff) has been around for DECADES, as it is basically the same stuff you get in a standard pencil. It’s a good idea to put it into a pad for CPU applications don’t get me wrong, but it has nothing to do with carbon-related hype.

  • Argiod Silvertongue
    Argiod Silvertongue Месяц назад +2

    I'm using two of these; one for each of my two main systems.
    I've got a 40 mm pad on my Ryzen gaming setup, and a 30 mm on my 6 yo tower on an MSI 890FXA-GD70 mobo and an AMD AM3+ 6 core CPU and 16 GB of high-speed RAM, with a 1 TB SSD for the boot drive, 600 W power supply (to be upgraded to 1200 W soon), and an EVGA GeForce GT 1030 SC 2GB GDDR5 Low Profile Graphic Card (soon to be upgraded to an ASUS ROG Strix Radeon RX 560 16CU 4GB Gaming GDDR5 DP HDMI DVI AMD Graphics Card), in a huge Thermaltake Xaser XI case.
    So far, both machines run cool and sweet. My huge tower runs between 16 & 20 degrees C, and the smaller system runs around 40 degrees C. Both well within tolerable specs.
    I'll never go back to paste again.

    • Joshua Scholar
      Joshua Scholar 28 дней назад

      Except that I got a tube of coolermaster paste for $5 and I've used it on two processors and a graphics card and have enough left to do that a dozen or more times.
      Applying yours to my stuff would have cost $30 and I'd have none left.

  • MrChrisMoo
    MrChrisMoo Месяц назад

    The size of that cooler is great need to do a water cooler.

  • etem1989
    etem1989 Месяц назад

    7:58 diarrhea?

  • Vanelan Jenkins
    Vanelan Jenkins Месяц назад

    I'm a bit late to this video, but this isn't new tech, and the price for that little square of graphite foil (known as grafoil in some industries) is ridiculous.
    For $15 USD, you can get a 3x3 ft square of this stuff.
    Its absurd that they are charging $12 for a 40x40mm piece of this stuff.

    • Vanelan Jenkins
      Vanelan Jenkins 27 дней назад

      +Ståle Helde I'm pretty sure it's the same thing.

    • Ståle Helde
      Ståle Helde 27 дней назад

      Does it perform the same? Someone should do a test.

  • crick14
    crick14 Месяц назад

    2:41, dat money shot

  • Casey Kelley
    Casey Kelley Месяц назад

    I want to see you try a little gallium and one of those graphite pads together.

  • Maciej D
    Maciej D Месяц назад

    4:40 this thermal pad really wanna make a short

  • spikex8
    spikex8 Месяц назад

    It seems to me in the future it would make sense to just have this carbon film built onto the CPU and not be a consumer item at all and just eliminate the need of thermal paste or applying this thing.

  • fwicket
    fwicket Месяц назад

    Last May, I bought this and used it in an old iMac right after I saw this video. It works great. Easily trimmed to fit over the CPU and GPU and memory. No mess and improved its performance.

  • Ofir Reis
    Ofir Reis Месяц назад

    you used 30mmX30mm and it didn't cover the whole metal plate
    for better results try using the bigger version 40mmX40mm and upload it

  • yonny gutierrez
    yonny gutierrez Месяц назад

    Its like saying the oil in your car now comes in a cube that's all you ever need

  • DavidBTB
    DavidBTB Месяц назад +1

    "Just for the sake of transparency" [Jump Cut]

  • Hector B
    Hector B Месяц назад

    hypothetically speaking can this thermal pad be used on the APU for the PS4 or Xbox one?

  • tony359
    tony359 Месяц назад

    I believe it's Celsius, not Celcius ;)

  • Dakota Lally
    Dakota Lally Месяц назад

    8:45 "It just works"

  • sachin sugandhi
    sachin sugandhi Месяц назад

    W/mk is Thermal Conductivity

  • Joseph Cole
    Joseph Cole Месяц назад

    My very first custom built gaming pc is currently using this and so far it has never peaked over 71. 3 months in and still solid :D

  • bert modderman
    bert modderman Месяц назад

    you are decreasing the heathflow area thru which the heat can be transfered to the cooler.
    the pad is smaller then the cpu but the cooler and cpu are the same size.
    this really lowers the heatflow compared to normal heatpaste.

  • Mohamed Daahir
    Mohamed Daahir Месяц назад

    'why did we even employ these ppl?'
    Linus didnt know what that... phrase was.

  • Fenrisúlfr Hródvitnir
    Fenrisúlfr Hródvitnir Месяц назад

    This just seems to be another one of those “that’s what she said” episodes of Linus...

  • Aries Dragon
    Aries Dragon Месяц назад

    I have bought one but require another one for my new Thread Ripper build. I might even add it to the GPUs.

  • Kane Dean
    Kane Dean Месяц назад +1

    So Intel's internal CPU past is apparently poor like 20'C poor, however they claim it's longer lasting that's why they use it.. so what if you were to delid and use this under the CPU hood.. wouldn't you get what Intel claim life long product with 20 deg cooler?

  • weeral1
    weeral1 Месяц назад +1

    I have to wonder if it would have done even better if it was sized fully.

  • Δημητρης Χριστοφορης

    What will happen if i dont use thermal paste in a new cpu ?

  • Randy Phillips
    Randy Phillips Месяц назад

    @Linus try using both , thermal paste AND the pad AT THE SAME TIME!!!

  • Erfy9
    Erfy9 Месяц назад

    Use both

  • Meridian
    Meridian Месяц назад

    Well then. Other than higher risk of frying the motherboard if I drop it, its quite neat. I may give this a try on my next system.

  • hawkdsl
    hawkdsl Месяц назад +13

    They should sell a large version that you could "cut to size".

    • Faito08
      Faito08 20 дней назад +2

      They do

  • Buttrrz
    Buttrrz Месяц назад

    Should I buy this or just go with regular thermal paste?

  • Lfrog Lfrog
    Lfrog Lfrog Месяц назад


  • Shawn Jones
    Shawn Jones Месяц назад

    why don't CPUs come with this already mounted? Manufactures should consider doing that.

  • Suave 98988
    Suave 98988 Месяц назад

    The coolest thing about it is that it cools everything down.

  • D R
    D R Месяц назад

    How did this douche ever succeed on youtube, He was definitely the kid who played with his lego's and read fantasy books while drinking his chocolate milk out of a twirly straw at lunch time

  • Nikifor XD
    Nikifor XD Месяц назад

    I will be geting a Intel Core i3-8100 witch haves Thermal Paste on it. Do you think that whould be enough?

  • M Chaves
    M Chaves Месяц назад +1

    Hi Linus, thank you so much for bringing attention to this product. I have a 2011 17" macbook Pro and this machine overheats all the time. Using the best thermal paste cpu cores stays at 80C, now with the thermal pads the average temperature dropped to 70C... This is a huge more fan noise. I am a programmer so I can't say how those pads would help with gaming but for normal use they are pretty good. Have a great year!!! cheers

  • RK_ArKane
    RK_ArKane Месяц назад

    clickbait! its actually the last thermal COMPOUND you will ever need. Its not thermal paste

  • sirgallium
    sirgallium Месяц назад

    Know what conducts heat better than any thermal compound? Perfectly lapped and mated surfaces conduct better than putting something in between them but they have to be pretty perfect. It's possible I know that on steam locomotives they connected pipes with no gaskets for high pressure steam just because the faces of the connections were so flat and perfect.

  • Rob Truckle
    Rob Truckle Месяц назад

    Try multiple pads and see if it makes a difference

    ADL KHDR Месяц назад

    Combine the thermal pastw with that

  • T
    T Месяц назад

    so delid and use this on both sides?

  • Pascal Larivee
    Pascal Larivee Месяц назад

    7:58 Linus "die area..." pauses to check if anyone else got the joke... :P

  • Yahya Albadry
    Yahya Albadry Месяц назад

    I tried this one and it's amazing the temperature dropped about 20 degrees in both Gpu and Cpu , but when I run a stress test, my laptop not pass don't know why , I tried to repaste it twice same result ,then I returned to thermal paste( thermal grizzly) and things work fine but I lost the advantage of this pad (20 degrees cooler), my laptop is Alienware 15 R3.