Cooling

Alphacool Announces Two Eiswolf 2 GPU AIOs

Alphacool announced the new Eiswolf 2 GPU AIO for AMD’s RX 6900/6800/6800XT and Nvidia’s RTX 3090/3080 reference design GPU’s. These new AIOs sport a massive 360 mm radiator and a trio of Alphacool’s Aurora Rise 120mm fans. The AIOs use a nickel-plated copper cold plate, copper radiator, and DC-LT 2 pumps. While sold as a complete AIO kit, they are also customizable allowing for expansion with other water cooling products. Both models are currently available through the Alphacool store and the price for either model is set at $297. Here is Alphacool’s press release. Read More

Cooling

Thermalright Introduces Frost Commander 140 CPU Cooler

Thermalright has just announced the Frost Commander 140 CPU air cooler. This dual tower cooler features a total of five 8 mm heat pipes and a nickel-plated copper base for superior heat transfer. The two included fans are a TL-C12 Pro G 120 mm front fan and a TL-D14X 140 mm center fan. Both utilize Thermalright’s S-FDB (Fluid Dynamic)Bearings and 4-pin PWM connectors. Overall dimensions are 140 mm long, 121 mm wide, and 160 mm tall. This places it in the average size for dual-tower coolers currently on the market. Read More

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Alphacool Launched Eisblock Aurora Acetal GPX-A RX 6800/6900/XT Reference Cooler

Today, Alphacool launched the Eisblock Aurora Acetal GPX-A for the AMD Radeon 6800/6900/XT reference GPUs. Like all of the Eisblock water blocks, it features a full coverage nickel-plated copper cold plate. What is unique to this model is Alphacool decided to reduce the water block thickness as well as the thermal pads creating significantly improved cooling performance. The manufacturer suggested retail price is $159 and is currently available directly from Alphacool. Below is the press release along with the specifications of the cooler. Read More

Cooling

Corsair Launches iCUE SP RGB ELITE Series Fans

Corsair has just announced the launch of an all-new line of performance fans, the iCUE SP RGB ELITE. They will feature Corsair’s patented AirGuide technology as well as eight addressable RGB LEDs. The iCUE SP RGB ELITE fans will be available in 120 mm or 140 mm and will be packaged individually or in multi-fan sets. See below for pricing and individual specifications. Read More

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Scythe Mugen 5 Black Launchs in US and Europe

The Scythe Mugen 5 Black Edition launched in Asia in early January while the U.S. and European market had to wait until March. The wait is now over. The Scythe Mugen 5 Black Edition features everything the original Mugen 5 featured, but now sports a satin black coat and diamond-cut logo. If that’s not enough, Scythe has also paired this versatile cooler with an all-black 120 mm Kaze Flex PWM fan. MSRP is $60 and is available through Amazon and all other locations that normally carry Scythe products. Read More

Cooling

Gigabyte Announces Aorus Waterforce X Series AIO Coolers

Gigabyte has just announced the AORUS WATERFORCE X SERIES all-in-one CPU cooler line.  Three sizes will be available in 240 mm, 280, mm, and 360 mm to fit your needs.  Each will feature large 7.8 mm tubing, a rotatable pump/water block combo, and Graphene Nano lubricated fans. What is the most eye-catching, though, is the rotatable, circular LCD screen. It is customizable and can display, .JPG, .GIF, .MP4, and a unique “Chibi Time” mode. Pricing and release dates are not yet available. Here is the press release from Gigabyte. Read More

Cooling

MSI and EKWB Announce MSI MPG CARBON Z590 EK X Motherboard

MSI and EKWB have joined forces once again announcing the second generation MSI MPG CARBON Z590 EK X motherboard (We first reported the Z490 version back in June).  The new board, an MPG Carbon Z590) is based on the Z590 chipset supporting PCIe 4.0 natively (with a Rocket Lake based CPU), Wi-Fi 6E, and Bluetooth 5.2. Pricing is listed as $499 and will be available for pre-order on 2/22 from the EK Webshop and MSI’s worldwide retailer network. Below are is the press release showing off several of its features. Read More

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Alphacool Announces Two Eisblock Aurora Acryl GPX-A GPU Water Blocks for RX 6800 XT

Alphacool has just announced two new Eisblock Aurora Acryl GPX-A GPU water blocks. Designed for Radeon RX 6800 and 6800XT series cards, the first is compatible with ASUS ROG Strix and TUF video cards, while the other is made for XFX’s Speedster MERC 319 GPUs. As with all Eisblock Aurora Acryl water blocks, these will include an aluminum backplate for improved rigidity and thermal performance. Here is the official release from Alphacool. Read More

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EKWB Launches EK-AIO 280 D-RGB All-In-One CPU Cooler

EKWB recently announced the launch of its latest All-In-One CPU cooler, the EK-AIO 280 D-RGB. Powered by an integrated SPC style pump, it features a 27 mm thick 280 mm long radiator and a pair of 140 mm D-RGB Vardar S fans.  The water block utilizes a copper cold plate with dense fins and a frosted acrylic top with RGBs underneath for light dispersion. Pre-ordering is available now with shipping expected in the second half of February. The retail price is set at $135 with free shipping to the United States. Here is EK’s press release. Read More