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I'm looking into getting a universal gpu block for my 780 and want the highest cooling performance I can get. Any information about which universal block performs the best would be much appreciated. Thanks thumb.gif
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What makes you want to get a universal block for your 780? Just curious. I run THIS EK universal GPU block and it performs really well, I hit voltage limits way before I even come close to getting bad temps. I was doing benchmarks with my 560ti and the highest temps I could get were 45C with max voltage. I run into stability issues from the VRMs getting warm before anything, atleast the VRMs is my guess for my stability limits.
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Getting a universal gpu block may sound like the best idea for cost/future upgrades, but you must be aware that you will also need some active cooling on vrm/ram. Having said that you cant go wrong with EK, best performing block, althought xspc/swiftech/koolance perform almost identical within 1-2c.
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