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post #21 of 38
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I'm in Australia, the average price of a 780 is ~$700, so I'm getting a really good deal on this. It comes with a backplate but not a waterblock, so I'm adding an XSPC Razor
    
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post #22 of 38
You can see how thr XSPC compares with everyone else here.... for the GPU, they all perform about the same.... for the VRM and VRAM, differences are in "Wow" territory. The Titan uses the same block as the 780.

GPU Temps @ 1 gpm (17:20 mark)

XSPC = 8.5C
EK = 10.2C

XSPC by 1.7C

VRAM Temps (22:00 mark)

XSPC = 28C
EK = 22C

EK by 6C


VRM Temps (23:50 mark)

XSPC = 46C
EK = 33C

EK by 13C


Total EQ = 65.2C
Total XSPC = 82.5C
Edited by JackNaylorPE - 3/7/14 at 11:19am
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post #23 of 38
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Wow that's a fair amount. I've looked and found an EK block for only $16 more, the "EK Full Cover VGA Block Titan/780 SE Acetal Nickel"
    
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post #24 of 38
Just make sure of compatibility....and make sure that ya get the block ya want....

for the Asus 780 DCII for example, there are 3 full cover blocks .....

EK Clean which is acrylic w/ no circles and is about 9.5" long
EK w/ EK Logos which is acrylic w/ EK Logo circles and is 10.5" long
EK Acetal which is black acetal and is 10.5" long
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post #25 of 38
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Okay I used their online compatibility checker and decided on the "EK Full Cover VGA Block EK-FC780 GTX DCII Acetal Nickel" I don't really like the silver stripe, but hey, it'll work well and that's what I want


Edited by Wingwire - 3/7/14 at 5:13pm
    
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post #26 of 38
You wont see it....its on the bottom....dont forget to order backplate
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post #27 of 38
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The GPU comes with a backplate. Will that work with the waterblock or do I have to get an EK one

    
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post #28 of 38
AFAIK, the Asus backplate is not compatible with the EK Water Block.... doesn't seem as there would be much sales potential for EKs if it was.
Edited by JackNaylorPE - 3/8/14 at 4:48pm
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post #29 of 38
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Yeah sorry about all the stupid questions, I've just never done anything this customized with a computer before, so I want to be sure I'm buying all the right things
    
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The only dumb question is the one left unasked smile.gif
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