Gigabyte is stepping it up in the Aorus line with the launch of the Aorus GTX 1080Ti Waterforce Xtreme Edition 11G, meet their new flagship.
The Waterforce version uses the same Aorus PCB with a 12+2 phase design and gets two 8-pin power connections. The custom I/O bracket houses shows HDMI 2.0b, three 1.4 DisplayPorts and a third HDMI on the back for VR-Link. Both the backplate and front logo are fitted with RGB lighting and the product sees 4-year warranty with the Waterforce edition, after online registration.
- Boost: 1746 MHz / Base: 1632 MHz in OC mode
- Boost: 1721 MHz / Base: 1607 MHz in Gaming mode
- (Reference Card Boost: 1582 MHz / Base: 1480 MHz)
The 1080 TI Waterforce WB XE has a 1632 MHz core clock and 11232 MHz memory clock, boosted to 1746 MHz and 11448 MHz respectively in OC mode (needs to be enabled through software though).