When can we expect water blocks for Radeon 7?

Discussion in 'Overclocking & Cooling' started by Corrupt_Signal, Jan 30, 2019.

  1. Corrupt_Signal

    Corrupt_Signal n00b

    Sep 24, 2018
    I'm adding a custom loop to my currently air cooled system that has a GTX 1080 that I've had since 2016. I'm trying to decide if I should just get a block for it now, or wait another month for the Radeon 7 to come out and sell my 1080. Does anyone have an idea what kind of lag we can expect from XSPC? Or others?
  2. VanGoghComplex

    VanGoghComplex [H]ard|Gawd

    Apr 5, 2016
    Sell that 1080 while the prices are inflated due to demand, build your custom loop CPU-only (but plan it to add your GPU later), snag your Radeon 7 and run it on air until the blocks are available. Adding a GPU block to an existing custom loop isn't much of a hassle if your designed for it to begin with.
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  3. alxlwson

    alxlwson You Know Where I Live

    Aug 25, 2013
    EKWB is usually on point for block releases. I've been using them for years with great success
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