AMD’s release of the second-generation Ryzen 2000 Series processors and the new X470 platform comes new AM4 motherboards sporting the X470 chipset. EKWB today releases its first X470 motherboard monoblock with is tailor-made for the ASUS ROG STRIX X470-F GAMING motherboard – the EK-FB ASUS Strix X470 RGB Monoblock. The monoblock delivers superior cooling to the AM4 socket processor and the critical components near the CPU socket. It also comes with an integrated 4-pin RGB LED strip that’s fully compatible with ASUS Aura Sync for RGB lighting synchronization.
EK-FB ASUS Strix X470 RGB Monoblock
Like all EKWB monoblocks, the EK-FB ASUS Strix X470 RGB Monoblock is a complete cooling solution for the AM4 Socket processor and power regulation module or MOSFETs that are near the CPU socket. The monoblock utilizes the award-winning EK-Supremacy EVO cooling engine that offers superior cooling over traditional air cooling and even all-in-one liquid cooling solutions giving gamers and enthusiasts the ability to achieve higher and stable overclocks.
Also, like most EKWB monoblocks, the EK-FB ASUS Strix X470 RGB Monoblock features a high flow design that’s capable of handling weaker pumps or low pump speed settings and still produce efficient cooling. The base of the monoblock is made of nickel-plated electrolytic copper while the top is made of quality acrylic glass material. The nickel plated brass screw-in standoffs are pre-installed and allow for easy installation.
Pricing and Availability
EKWB also proudly claims the EK-FB ASUS Strix X470 RGB Monoblock to be the world’s first ever monoblock specifically made for an X470 chipset-based motherboard and it is now available for pre-order at the EK webshop and partner resellers worldwide with an MSRP of 139.90€/$154.99. Shipping starts on the 8th of May, 2018.