Does It Matter How You Apply Thermal Paste
You are applying your thermal paste wrong, you should be using pea method, rice grain, line, cross, cross with dots, spread the compound. The list goes on and on, people are obsessed on how to apply the thermal compound of your CPU. This to remember when you apply thermal compound.
how to apply thermal paste or how to apply thermal compound
1. Choose the thermal compound of your choice
2. Don’t use to little
3. Don’t use to much
4. How do I know how much thermal paste to use? not sure? make sure you cover the heat spreader with a thin layer of compound.
That is it, its not rock science, people make far to much out of applying compound.