Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC Water blocks Announced by EKWB

Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC Waterblock

Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC

EKWB announced water blocks for the Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC and the Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC force motherboards. This EKWB kit (P/N EK-FB Kit GA Z87X-OC) directly cools the Intel Z87 southbridge and power regulation module. Like all water blocks from EKWB, this set also features their high flow design to easily cool systems with weaker water pumps.

Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC Water block

The Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC Force water block kit (P/N EK-FB GA Z87X-OC Force) also cools both the Intel Z87 southbridge and the power regulation module. In addition, this cooler will also cool the PLX PEX 8474 PCIe lane splitter as well. (As an added bonus, it contains much more material and makes your motherboard appear just that much more beefier as well)

Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC Water Block Details

Both the Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC and the Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC Force kits are mode of nick plated electrolytic copper, while the top is made of Acetal material. All blocks are sealed using rubber gaskets, and the nick plated brass screw-in standoffs come pre-installed to allow for easier installation.

Both Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC water block kits went available on July the 15th. The Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC water block kit will come in at somewhere around $105.00, and the Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC water block kit will come in around $160.00. Pricing varies depending on the vendor and region, so check out the EKWB approved reseller page to find one in your area.

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