- Nov 1, 1998
Click here to read more!Today, Alphacool announced the new Apex aluminum backplate designed for its LGA1700 coolers. The new backplate improves the structural rigidity of the motherboard and socket compared to the stock Intel mount while providing "significant improvements in cooling performance". The backplate is currently available on the Alphacool website for $16.64 plus shipping and any applicable taxes. For compatibility and additional information please read Alphacools press release below.