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EK-FC Titan Incompatible with GeForce GTX 780 Ti, EK-FC780 GTX in the Making

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is announcing incompatibility between newly released NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Ti flagship performance graphics card and EK Water Blocks line of EK-FC Titan (SE) water blocks. The latest revision of circuit board layout is preventing safe use of EK-FC Titan (SE) water blocks as shown on the photo below (courtesy of videocardz.com):

Existing EK-FC R9-290X Series Water Blocks Compatible with AMD Radeon R9 290

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is pleased to announce that the existing EK-FC R9-290X series water blocks are compatible with reference design AMD Radeon R9 290 graphics card officially launched on November 5th 2013.

In order to simplify the search for suitable and compatible water block EK has added more than 8 different Radeon R9 290 graphics cards from various manufacturers to EK Cooling Configurator database and compatible graphics cards are being added to the list on daily basis.

EK Releases MSI N780 Lightning Full-Cover Water Block

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is proud to introduce a new Full-Cover water block for MSI N780 Lightning series graphics cards.

EK-FC780 GTX Lightning water block directly cools the GPU, RAM as well as VRM (voltage regulation module) as water flows directly over these critical areas. This allows the graphics card and it's VRM to remain stable under high overclocks. EK-FC780 GTX Lightning water block also features a very high flow design therefore it can be easily used in liquid cooling systems using weaker water pumps.

Koolance Announces its Radeon R9 290X-compatible Water Block

Koolance announced its Radeon R9 290X-compatible full-coverage water block, the VID-AR290X. If the upcoming Radeon R9 290 (non-X) ends up being based on the same PCB, it will be compatible with that card as well. Materials used in its construction include nickel-plated copper (primary block), nickel-plated brass (fittings), and stainless steel (bolts). Tops come in clear acrylic and opaque acetal options. The block features a micro-fin lattice over the GPU area, for heat dissipation. The coolant channel covers the GPU, memory, and VRM areas. Fitting threading is standard G 1/4 BSPP. The block weighs about 910 g. Koolance didn't finalize its pricing.

EK Debuts Water Block for AMD Radeon R9 290X

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is proud to introduce world's first full-cover water cooling solution for the latest AMD Radeon R9 290X, the new flagship performance graphics card.

EK-FC R9-290X water block directly cools the GPU, RAM as well as VRM (voltage regulation module) as water flows directly over these critical areas thus allowing the graphics card and it's VRM to remain stable under high overclocks. EK-FC R9-290X water block also features a very high flow design therefore it can be easily used in liquid cooling systems using weaker water pumps.

EK Releases New Water Block for EVGA Classified Series GeForce GTX 780

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is proud to introduce a new Full-Cover water block for EVGA Classified series NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 graphics cards.

EK-FC780 GTX Classy water block directly cools the GPU, RAM as well as VRM (voltage regulation module) as water flows directly over these critical areas. This allows the graphics card and it's VRM to remain stable under high overclocks. EK-FC780 GTX Classy water block also features a very high flow design therefore it can be easily used in liquid cooling systems using weaker water pumps.

EK Working on a Water Block for Latest Revision of the ASUS R9280X-DC2(T)

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is working on a new Full Cover water block for the latest, two-slot revision of ASUS R9280X-DC2(T) series graphics card, powered by AMD Radeon R9 280X GPU.

At the moment ASUS has two physically different revisions of R9280X-DC2(T) series graphics cards on the market. The first revision, called the ASUS R9280X-DC2(T)-3GD5-V2, is already compatible with our existing EK-FC7970 DCII water block while the ASUS R9280X-DC2(T)-3GD5 is a complete redesign and thus not compatible with the said water block.

Existing EK FC Water Blocks Compatible with AMD Radeon R9 280X

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is pleased to announce that the existing EK-FC series water blocks are compatible with the majority of AMD Radeon R9 280X based graphics card officially launched two days ago.

Because the Radeon R9 280X is based on a Tahiti XT GPU (the very same GPU used on the Radeon HD 7970 and HD 7950 graphics cards) and no prescribed reference design the majority of graphics card manufactured have simply re-used it's existing circuit board design - either the most commonly used design is a AMD reference design (109-C38637) or a proprietary design such as ASUS DirectCU II and MATRIX.

EK Introduces ASUS Maximus VI Gene / Hero MOSFET Water Blocks

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is proud to introduce the EK-MOSFET ASUS M6G - a new water block for water cooling of the power regulation (VRM / MOSFETs) module on ASUS Maximus VI Gene and Hero series motherboards. This product features pre-installed nickel-plated brass standoffs and utilizes ASUS factory provided backplates.

EK-MOSFET ASUS M6G features a high flow design allowing the water block to be easily used with systems using weaker water pumps and is available in three different flavours:
  • EK-MOSFET ASUS M6G - Nickel - 44,95€
  • EK-MOSFET ASUS M6G - Acetal+Nickel - 44,95€
  • EK-MOSFET ASUS M6G - Nickel (Original CSQ) - 44,95€

EK Working on a White Water Block for the KFA2 GTX 780 Hall Of Fame

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is working on a new Full Cover water blocks for KFA2 customized GALAXY Hall Of Fame white PCB design NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 series graphics cards.

The upcoming EK-FC780 GTX HOF is a Full Cover water block engineered specifically for KFA2 Hall Of Fame custom design GeForce GTX 780 graphics card. This product will directly cool the GPU, RAM as well as VRM (voltage regulation module) as water will flow directly over these critical areas thus allowing the graphics card and its VRM to remain stable under high overclocks.

Bitspower Maximus VI Impact Full Cover Water Block in the Works

After releasing the ASUS P8Z77-I Deluxe full cover block in August, Bitspower is currently working on a second full cover motherboard block, this time around designed for ASUS' latest mITX marvel, the Maximus VI Impact, arguably the top Haswell mITX motherboard currently available. The block, like it's previously released sibling, is what Bitspower calls a U.S.C design (Unibody Style Construction Desig), which is a concept Bitspower uses to define a single solid block that covers all the major heat generating parts on a motherboard. In this case, the Z87 chipset, the CPU/socket and the vertical VRM.

Bitspower uses C1100 Copper for the block's base and hi-quality acrylic for the top cover. The base comes in two versions, Nickel plated or bare Copper, while the top can be had in ICE Black of Clear acrylic, making possible a total of four chromatically distinct versions of the block. The product package will include a thermal pad, a 2.5 grams syringe of Arctic Matrix thermal compound, a backup o-ring and the usual assortment of mounting screws and accessories.

EK Releases the EK-FC780 GTX Jetstream Full-Cover Water Block

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is proud to introduce a new Full-Cover water block for Palit Super Jetstream-, Jetstream as well as Gainward Phantom series NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 graphics cards - the EK-FC780 GTX Jetstream.

EK-FC780 GTX Jetstream water block directly cools the GPU, RAM as well as VRM (voltage regulation module) as water flows directly over these critical areas. This allows the graphics card and its VRM to remain stable under high overclocks. EK-FC780 GTX Jetstream water block also features a very high flow design therefore it can be easily used in liquid cooling systems using weaker water pumps.

EK Adds Gold Plated EK-Supremacy Water Block to the Lineup

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is proud to introduce the latest member of EK-Supremacy line of flagship performance universal CPU water blocks - the gold plated variant EK-Supremacy Clean CSQ - Gold.

This gold plated variant is a perfect companion for the latest generation of black 'n gold themed ASUS, ASRock and ECS motherboards and also features gold-plated PreciseMount mounting mechanism to perfectly match this two-tone theme. Just like any other EK-Supremacy series water block it supports all current Intel- as well as AMD socket type motherboards out-of-the-box.

EK Introduces ASUS Maximus VI Extreme Water Block

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is proud to introduce the EK-FB ASUS M6E series Full-Board water block for ASUS Maximus VI Extreme, a Z87 Express based premium 4th generation Intel Core LGA-1150 socket motherboard.

EK-FB ASUS M6E water block is a complete liquid cooling solution for ASUS Maximus VI Extreme motherboard. The water blocks directly cools Intel Z87 southbridge (PCH), PLX PEX 8474 PCIe lane splitter as well as power regulation (VRM / MOSFETs) module. It is a high flow water block that can be easily used with systems using weaker water pumps. Base of these water blocks are made of (nickel plated - depending on the model and variant) electrolytic copper while the top is made of quality POM Acetal material.

EVGA GeForce GTX 770 4 GB Found Incompatible With EK-FC770 GTX

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is issuing a note regarding changes in EK-FC770 GTX series water block compatibility list. It has come to our attention that EVGA GeForce GTX 770 graphics cards with 4GB of video memory are now incompatible with EK-FC770 GTX due to use of non-standard inductor coils, namely for the Vdd voltage regulation circuity. Force installing the water block on to the affected graphics card will result in dangerously warped circuit board and is as such deemed not safe for use (as shown on the photo below).

Koolance Launches Three New Multipurpose Cold Plates

Designed with industrial applications in mind, these new general-purpose cold plates from Koolance could prove quite useful for creative modders and liquid cooling enthusiasts. The plates feature a flexible mounting system that can accommodate a wide variety of applications such as LED arrays, Peltier elements, image sensors and specialized semiconductor cooling. The materials used are nickel plated copper (for the base), nickel plated brass (for the top) and EPDM for the o-ring. The plates come in three different sizes, 25mm x 25mm (PLT-UN25F), 40mm x 40mm (PLT-UN40F) and 50mm x 50mm (PLT-UN50F); pricing starts at $63 for the PLT-UN25F and goes up to $78 for the PLT-UN50F. All models make use a 0.5mm microfin internal structure.

EK-Supreme LTX AMD Water Block Added PreciseMount

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is excited to introduce a new, easier to use EK-Supreme LTX AMD series water block PreciseMount mounting mechanism which utilizes AMD motherboard backplate.

This system, which is bundled with each EK-Supreme LTX AMD series water block, manufactured since August 29th 2013, greatly improves the functionality with it's user friendly approach.

EK Releases New Water Block for ASUS DC2 Series GeForce GTX 780

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is proud to introduce a new Full-Cover water block for ASUS DirectCU II series NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 graphics cards.

EK-FC780 GTX DCII water block directly cools the GPU, RAM as well as VRM (voltage regulation module) as water flows directly over these critical areas. This allows the graphics card and it's VRM to remain stable under high overclocks. EK-FC780 GTX DCII water block also features a very high flow design therefore it can be easily used in liquid cooling systems using weaker water pumps.

Two New Custom PCB GeForce GTX 780 Water Blocks In The Works

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is working on two new Full Cover water blocks for MSI- and EVGA customized PCB design NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 series graphics cards, namely for the upcoming MSI N780GTX Lightning and recently launched EVGA 780 GTX Classified (03G-P4-3788) graphics cards.

The upcoming EK-FC780 GTX Lightning is a Full Cover water block engineered in cooperation with MSI specifically for the upcoming flagship performance N780GTX Lightning GeForce GTX 780 graphics card. This product will directly cool the GPU, RAM as well as VRM (voltage regulation module) as water will flow directly over these critical areas thus allowing the graphics card and it's VRM to remain stable under high overclocks.

Palit Announces Closer Cooperation With EKWB

Palit Microsystems Ltd, leading graphics card manufacturer, is proud to announce a closer co-operation with EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana-based premium water cooling gear manufacturer from Slovenia. This decision has been mutually taken in order to offer best possible support to customers deciding to watercool their Palit engineered graphics card. Palit always takes it a step further and develops electrically improved versions of graphics cards offering substantialy higher performance and reliability out-of-the-box.

This already high overclocking & stability potential can be further improved by the use of highest performance water cooling solutions provided by EK Water Blocks. As a result of this co-op Palit customers can expect a much quicker availability on these new, customized graphics cards offering a high quality customized water cooling solution from the launching day on. The first fruit of this collaboration will be the release of EK Water Blocks Full-Cover water block for Palit's Titan-killer graphics card - the GeForce GTX 780 Super JetStream which is due to release in second half of August 2013.

EK-HD Tubes And Adapters Released

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manucturer, is thrilled to introduce the new EK-HD Tube and EK-HD Adapter series products. Use of solid acrylic tubes in PC water cooling systems has become very popular among builders in the water cooling community. EKWB has responded to the needs of enthusiasts and is excited to introduce these new products:

EK Introduces Two New GIGABYTE Z87X-OC Series Water Blocks

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manucturer, is proud to introduce two new water cooling solutions for the latest generation GIGABYTE GA-Z87X-OC and GIGABYTE GA-Z87X-OC Force motherboards.

EK-FB KIT GA Z87X-OC water block kit is a complete liquid cooling solution for GIGABYTE GA-Z87X-OC motherboard. This water block kit directly cools Intel Z87 southbridge (PCH) and power regulation (VRM / MOSFETs) module. The two-piece set of water blocks features high flow design that can be easily used with systems using weaker water pumps.

MAINGEAR EPIC Cooled By EK Water Blocks

MAINGEAR, an award-winning PC system builder of custom desktops, notebooks, workstations has recently launched their new EPIC FORCE and EPIC RUSH desktops that pushes performance and gives more choices in liquid cooling and design options. MAINGEAR understands that there are PC enthusiasts that want to push their systems to the absolute potential they can achieve. MAINGEAR has chosen EK Water Blocks (EKWB) for their water-cooling partner on the Epic series PC line because of their passion for innovation, great products, and top best provided service. With the new MAINGEAR EPIC PCs, MAINGEAR customers can now build their system with the ultimate cooling solutions and be confident they are receiving the best experience and support MAINGEAR has to offer.

"MAINGEAR is known for pushing the limits with overclocking and now with EKWB cooling solutions in their new EPIC PC line, their customers will be able to push their products to even further limits while keeping their systems constantly cool." said Edvard König, CEO and Founder of EKWB. "MAINGEAR is very well known in the industry and we were delighted when they contacted us to develop the best solution for their EPIC series. With the EPIC PC line utilizing full coverage blocks for GPU and the motherboard, each system will have its own unique cooling setup which is an example of how detailed and meticulous these PC's will be to run anything and everything."

EK-SF3D Triple Point EVO UNI Adapter Plate Released

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is proud to introduce the newest addition to EK-SF3Dline of Liquid Nitrogen evaporation coolers for extreme overclocking. EK-SF3D Triple Point EVO - UNI Adapter is a universal adapter plate that allows the installation of various cooling solutions to your Triple Point Module Adapters. Used in conjunction with up to four Module Adapters this unit allows extreme overclocking of virtually any (DDR-)SDRAM memory module (of any generation).

Pre-testing is the key to success in the world of extreme overclocking. With this adapter you can utilise your favorite phase change cooling unit, an old LN2 evaporator or your even a water cooled TEC (as shown on photo below) to bin your memory, as long as your cooler supports AMD S939/754 mouting hole pattern.

EK Working on New Water Blocks for ASUS (ROG) Hardware

EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is preparing a a new line of blocks for the latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX based ASUS DirectCU II series graphics cards and ASUS Republic of Gamers Z87 LGA-1150 motherboards:

ASUS Republic of Gamers Motherboards:
  • ASUS Maximus VI Extreme
  • ASUS Maximus VI Formula
  • ASUS Maximus VI Hero
  • ASUS Maximus VI Gene
  • ASUS Maximus VI Impact
Graphics cards:
  • ASUS GTX780-DC2-3GD5 GeForce GTX 780 3GB GDDR
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