EK releases Gigabyte GTX 1080 G1 Full-Cover water block

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EK keeps them coming, this round they released the Gigabyte GTX 1080 G1 Full-Cover water block. The cooler actively 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-FC1080 GTX G1 is a high-performance Full-Cover water block, designed for GIGABYTE® GeForce® GTX 1080 G1 graphics cards. Water block aesthetically covers the entire PCB and with the corresponding retention backplate (will be available as Black and Nickel variant), users get visually stunning GPU in their system.

EK-FC1080 GTX G1 water block features EK unique central inlet split-flow cooling engine design for best possible cooling performance, which also works flawlessly with reversed water flow without adversely affecting the cooling performance. Moreover, such design offers great hydraulic performance, allowing this product to be used in liquid cooling systems using weaker water pumps.

The base is made of nickel-plated electrolytic copper while the top is made of quality POM Acetal or acrylic (depending on the variant). Screw-in brass standoffs are pre-installed and allow for a safe installation procedure.

These water blocks are made in Slovenia, Europe and are available for pre-order through EK Webshop and Partner Reseller Network. The water blocks will ship on Tuesday, 28th of June, 2016! An aesthetic retention backplates, which also cool the memory IC on the backside of the circuit board, will also be available for purchase at a later date.

Name Interconnectivity method MSRP (incl. VAT)
EK-FC1080 GTX G1 – Nickel FC Terminal / HD Tube 114,95€
EK-FC1080 GTX G1 – Acetal+Nickel FC Terminal / HD Tube 114,95€
EK-FC1080 GTX G1 Backplate – Black 29,95€
EK-FC1080 GTX G1 Backplate – Nickel 37,95€

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