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Is it possible to water cool the Asus Matrix Platinum 7970?

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Simply as the title above, I'm considering getting one of those, and just wondering if its possible at all to watercool this card? If not, I'd rather wait on for the next generation cards to wc, but just wondering out loud. haha thanks!!
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No blocks have been made for it.
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Not even with universal water blocks? or do they not justify the performance increase?
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I'm sure you might be able to do something similar to "The Mod".
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the mod?
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I think a lot of universal waterblocks will fit.I compared dimensions of the gpu heatsink holes(just some searching on internet) to one of my universal gpu waterblocks.It matches without any problem. You just need to get some radiators for memory and vrm's.
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The Mod work very well for your card. My Matrix Platinum 580gtx had a start up temp of 16c this morning. There is retail version of The Mod which offers a warranty and looks pretty good too.

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For those unaware,

While EK Waterblocks had originally said they would not make a 7970 matrix block, but turned around and released one on the 8th of March.

The full block fits both versions of the 7970 matrix.
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