EK To Release RGB Waterblock for AMD RX Vega GPUs

Mar 5, 2018

One of the leading brands in PC custom liquid cooling, EK Water Blocks, presented a Full Cover Waterblock for AMD Radeon Vega based GPUs, Customers will be able to transform their graphics card into a single slot bright colorful showpiece while allowing the GPU to overclock much higher allowing better performance when gaming or… *Cough* Mining *Cough*

Freeze your Radeon RX Vega with the EK-FC waterblock

The aim of this waterblock is to cool the GPU, HBM2 memory and VRM with the custom designed block making sure water flows directly over these important parts of the card allowing the highest overclocks to remain stable. The EK-FC Radeon Vega water block features a 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.

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The base of the block is CNC machined out of nickel-plated electrolytic copper while the top is CNC machined out of high-quality acrylic material. The sealing is ensured by quality rubber O-rings. Screw-in brass standoffs are pre-installed and allow for safe, painless installation procedure.

EK has recommended the purchase of aesthetic retention backplate which improves the looks of your graphics cards and also provides some passive cooling to the VRM circuit board. The EK-FC Radeon Vega water block is compatible with both Nickel and Black versions of the EK-FC Radeon Vega Backplates. The EK-FC Radeon Vega water block is also compatible with the factory backplates of all Radeon Vega based graphics cards (except for the AIO liquid cooled cards)

The block also features a special plastic cover over the block Terminal. This add-on is designed to reveal the Radeon logo, visible from the side.

Pricing And Availability

The EK-FC Radeon Vega RGB water block is compatible with popular RGB sync technologies from all major motherboard manufacturers since it features a classic 4-pin 12V RGB LED strip.

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EK-FC Radeon Vega water block is compatible with multiple AMD Radeon Vega graphics cards series:

  • Radeon Vega Frontier Edition
  • Radeon RX Vega 64
  • Radeon RX Vega 56

In order to simplify the search for suitable and compatible water block, EK is adding newly released graphics cards and motherboard from various manufacturers to EK Cooling Configurator database.

Availability and pricing
The EK-FC Radeon Vega RGB water block is made in Slovenia, Europe, and it is available for purchase through EK Webshop and Partner Reseller Network. In the table below you can see manufacturer suggested retail price (MSRP) with VAT included.

  • EK-FC Radeon Vega RGB – Nickel: 129.90€ ($154.99)
  • EK-FC Radeon Vega Backplate – Nickel: 37.90€ ($43.99)
  • EK-FC Radeon Vega Backplate – Black: 29.90€ ($34.99)