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Old September 11, 2010, 07:39 AM
LarkStarr LarkStarr is offline
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go tighter, don't be afraid to add pressure. the heatsink needs to make good contact with the chip in order to transfer the heat. no, using a lot of thermal paste won't help that, and yes you can use too much.

also for some reason I doubt that stock 5770 cooling at load was below 70C.
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