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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/21 13:49:07 (permalink)
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So I have finished the assembly of my 3080 Ti today but I am not so happy with the temperatures. The delta is jumping immediately to 15C after the 1st second of full load and constantly climbs close to 20C. i have seen reviews showing 8-10C delta for this block, do I have a contact issue? This jump start from 25C to 40C in the 1st second is really unusual, I never had this on my past cards....
 
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(I'm using an external radiator in case of confusion ;) ) 





I am 18-20C delta over my water and that appears to be the norm. My memory is 55-60C max. 
 
What is your temperature over water?




After 1 hour of gaming GPU was on 50C, memory at 51C and PWR at 51-56C. Delta over water as said 15-20. I will try this trick to tighten the screws again after the card has been warmed up. maybe this will help, otherwise I will repaste it with Kryonaut.
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/21 14:00:20 (permalink)
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So I have finished the assembly of my 3080 Ti today but I am not so happy with the temperatures. The delta is jumping immediately to 15C after the 1st second of full load and constantly climbs close to 20C. i have seen reviews showing 8-10C delta for this block, do I have a contact issue? This jump start from 25C to 40C in the 1st second is really unusual, I never had this on my past cards....
 
Ron
 
 
(I'm using an external radiator in case of confusion ;) ) 





I am 18-20C delta over my water and that appears to be the norm. My memory is 55-60C max. 
 
What is your temperature over water?




After 1 hour of gaming GPU was on 50C, memory at 51C and PWR at 51-56C. Delta over water as said 15-20. I will try this trick to tighten the screws again after the card has been warmed up. maybe this will help, otherwise I will repaste it with Kryonaut.




I'm already using Kryonaut and getting the same temperatures as you are. I don't think you can improve that much unless you use liquid metal. My census have shown me that multiple people have the same results. 
 
I think that EK has the GPU mounting pad a few micro meters too short so it's not making the best mounting pressure. That being said, I have spoke to a number of Hydro Copper people on reddit and they are getting similar results. I believe Optimus is the only block that gets around 10C delta over water. Is it worth the extra $200+? Up to user to decide. 
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/21 14:19:48 (permalink)
Understand. I was just wondering as I had a 3080 MSI Ventus before, the Bykski block managed 13C delta and the Corsair around 15-16. expected EKWB to be the best… i will tighten the screws after warming it up and let it be as it is…
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/21 15:57:05 (permalink)
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Understand. I was just wondering as I had a 3080 MSI Ventus before, the Bykski block managed 13C delta and the Corsair around 15-16. expected EKWB to be the best… i will tighten the screws after warming it up and let it be as it is…



Ah, well the Ventus is pulling only 320W https://www.techpowerup.c...tx3080-10240-210308-1, the 3080 Ti FTW3 pulls 450W. Linearly scaling this, is around 18-20C. 
 
When I'm gaming in APEX, Warzone or Assassin creed Valhalla and drawing 350W, I am 13C over water, which is close to your Ventus. 
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/21 18:08:09 (permalink)
Current build with the 3090 ftw3 waterblock and active backplate.

Bricked my first 3090 ftw3 with the regular standoffs. Took the standoffs out (received the revised ones from EK but decided against them) and gpu has been working great. Now, I have the active backplate. No issues. Memory temps down 15-20c. Gpu, on air would hit 80s. Now, it barely hits 60-65c on full load.

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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/21 19:04:25 (permalink)
Maybe EK's pads are too hard. Has anyone tried replacing them?
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/21 20:35:26 (permalink)
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Maybe EK's pads are too hard. Has anyone tried replacing them?


I've thought about using putty, but I feel the EK pads when compressed right do a good job getting memory to 55-60C.

What if softer pads get worse memo temperatures, what is worth it then? Lower core or lower memo temperatures?

I might do liquid metal on 9-12 months. But I want to test on the winter and see if there even is a boost bon worth chasing.

I still think it's the waterblock boss being a few micro meters off. The EKWB Strix block performs pretty well from what I hear with the same pads.
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 05:40:14 (permalink)
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Maybe EK's pads are too hard. Has anyone tried replacing them?


I've thought about using putty, but I feel the EK pads when compressed right do a good job getting memory to 55-60C.

What if softer pads get worse memo temperatures, what is worth it then? Lower core or lower memo temperatures?

I might do liquid metal on 9-12 months. But I want to test on the winter and see if there even is a boost bon worth chasing.

I still think it's the waterblock boss being a few micro meters off. The EKWB Strix block performs pretty well from what I hear with the same pads.


Softer pads tend to get better temps due to them conforming better around the chip. You would definitely get better mem temps using Gelid Extreme's. At least I did on my Corsair block. About 12C. And they are very soft. I doubt putty would perform any better.
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 05:53:31 (permalink)
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Maybe EK's pads are too hard. Has anyone tried replacing them?


I've thought about using putty, but I feel the EK pads when compressed right do a good job getting memory to 55-60C.

What if softer pads get worse memo temperatures, what is worth it then? Lower core or lower memo temperatures?

I might do liquid metal on 9-12 months. But I want to test on the winter and see if there even is a boost bon worth chasing.

I still think it's the waterblock boss being a few micro meters off. The EKWB Strix block performs pretty well from what I hear with the same pads.


Softer pads tend to get better temps due to them conforming better around the chip. You would definitely get better mem temps using Gelid Extreme's. At least I did on my Corsair block. About 12C. And they are very soft. I doubt putty would perform any better.



So even if the Gelids are softer, should I use the same thickness like the original EKWB or should they be thicker? 
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 07:00:54 (permalink)
Same thickness.
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 07:09:26 (permalink)
Keep in mind I'm just theorizing. Just replacing the pads may not improve the block delta at all. There is a user on Overclockers (des2k) that went to a lot of effort to improve their EK block delta. Even sanded down the posts to get more pressure on the core.
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 08:27:52 (permalink)
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Maybe EK's pads are too hard. Has anyone tried replacing them?


I've thought about using putty, but I feel the EK pads when compressed right do a good job getting memory to 55-60C.

What if softer pads get worse memo temperatures, what is worth it then? Lower core or lower memo temperatures?

I might do liquid metal on 9-12 months. But I want to test on the winter and see if there even is a boost bon worth chasing.

I still think it's the waterblock boss being a few micro meters off. The EKWB Strix block performs pretty well from what I hear with the same pads.


Softer pads tend to get better temps due to them conforming better around the chip. You would definitely get better mem temps using Gelid Extreme's. At least I did on my Corsair block. About 12C. And they are very soft. I doubt putty would perform any better.


Maybe someone can test it, but my screws are so bottomed out that the standoffs get unscrewed when I unscrew then. The pads don't seem that hard either, I have them compressed possibly more than 50%

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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 09:03:47 (permalink)
That suggests they are a little thick I think.
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 09:26:30 (permalink)
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That suggests they are a little thick I think.



I think I've shared this with you before, but thermal pads should be compressed to at least 40% to reach a point of diminishing returns and for the best thermal performance.
 

 
Even GELID test data shows they compress them to 40% for their "conductivity rating"
 

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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 14:12:51 (permalink)
So in case I want to repaste with Kryonaut and tighten the screws more, shall I warm up the whole block with a hair dryer or something to make the original pads softer? Cannot let it run hot in the system itself as I have hardtubes and it would take too long to remove the card.....
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 14:35:49 (permalink)
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So in case I want to repaste with Kryonaut and tighten the screws more, shall I warm up the whole block with a hair dryer or something to make the original pads softer? Cannot let it run hot in the system itself as I have hardtubes and it would take too long to remove the card.....




I'm using Kryonaut already and my results are 18-20C over water while drawing 450W. I have tightened my screws to the point where they are stuck in the standoff. Unscrewing them actually undoes the stand-off n the WB itself. 
 
Your time may not be worth it unless you have worse results than mine. But if you must, just run a benchmark for awhile like Timespy Extreme or Port Royal, do the 20 loops, and the card should be warmed up. Nothing beats having the card itself actually warm up and heat the pads directly. Then remove the card, remove the backplate and see if you can tighten all the screws any further. 
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 14:47:22 (permalink)
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So in case I want to repaste with Kryonaut and tighten the screws more, shall I warm up the whole block with a hair dryer or something to make the original pads softer? Cannot let it run hot in the system itself as I have hardtubes and it would take too long to remove the card.....




I'm using Kryonaut already and my results are 18-20C over water while drawing 450W. I have tightened my screws to the point where they are stuck in the standoff. Unscrewing them actually undoes the stand-off n the WB itself. 
 
Your time may not be worth it unless you have worse results than mine. But if you must, just run a benchmark for awhile like Timespy Extreme or Port Royal, do the 20 loops, and the card should be warmed up. Nothing beats having the card itself actually warm up and heat the pads directly. Then remove the card, remove the backplate and see if you can tighten all the screws any further. 




Got it, I have 18-20 with just 400W, so worth a try for me to tighten them and a nice project for the coming weekend :). Thanks again. 
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 15:49:10 (permalink)
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So in case I want to repaste with Kryonaut and tighten the screws more, shall I warm up the whole block with a hair dryer or something to make the original pads softer? Cannot let it run hot in the system itself as I have hardtubes and it would take too long to remove the card.....




I'm using Kryonaut already and my results are 18-20C over water while drawing 450W. I have tightened my screws to the point where they are stuck in the standoff. Unscrewing them actually undoes the stand-off n the WB itself. 
 
Your time may not be worth it unless you have worse results than mine. But if you must, just run a benchmark for awhile like Timespy Extreme or Port Royal, do the 20 loops, and the card should be warmed up. Nothing beats having the card itself actually warm up and heat the pads directly. Then remove the card, remove the backplate and see if you can tighten all the screws any further. 




Got it, I have 18-20 with just 400W, so worth a try for me to tighten them and a nice project for the coming weekend :). Thanks again. 




I also want to let you know that a user over at Overclock.net measured the actual reading of the card and it can draw more than 450W. 
 
https://www.overclock.net/threads/official-nvidia-rtx-3080-ti-owners-club.1791823/post-28835729
 
EVGA has come out and said that their cards are not read correctly by 3rd party software. 
 
So keep in mind, you're more than likely drawing a lot more heat than you think you are. That may also be a reason why the deltas are higher. 
 
490W vs your 320W 3080 Ventus is a 50% increase in heat, so imagine you were getting 13-15C before, that is 20-22.5C now. 
 
But yes, definitely try to tighten the screws a bit more if you can. 
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 16:31:19 (permalink)
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I also want to let you know that a user over at Overclock.net measured the actual reading of the card and it can draw more than 450W. 
 
https://www.overclock.net/threads/official-nvidia-rtx-3080-ti-owners-club.1791823/post-28835729
 
EVGA has come out and said that their cards are not read correctly by 3rd party software. 
 
So keep in mind, you're more than likely drawing a lot more heat than you think you are. That may also be a reason why the deltas are higher. 
 
490W vs your 320W 3080 Ventus is a 50% increase in heat, so imagine you were getting 13-15C before, that is 20-22.5C now. 
 
But yes, definitely try to tighten the screws a bit more if you can. 



Do you not worry at all about cracking the die when tightening down?  How tight are we really wanting to go here.  Is there a suggested number out there?  I snugged them pretty well, but I do a bit of gunsmithing and have some nice fitting driver bits and a in/lb torque wrench.  I could REALLY tighten them down if I wanted.
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 18:02:37 (permalink)
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I also want to let you know that a user over at Overclock.net measured the actual reading of the card and it can draw more than 450W. 
 
https://www.overclock.net/threads/official-nvidia-rtx-3080-ti-owners-club.1791823/post-28835729
 
EVGA has come out and said that their cards are not read correctly by 3rd party software. 
 
So keep in mind, you're more than likely drawing a lot more heat than you think you are. That may also be a reason why the deltas are higher. 
 
490W vs your 320W 3080 Ventus is a 50% increase in heat, so imagine you were getting 13-15C before, that is 20-22.5C now. 
 
But yes, definitely try to tighten the screws a bit more if you can. 



Do you not worry at all about cracking the die when tightening down?  How tight are we really wanting to go here.  Is there a suggested number out there?  I snugged them pretty well, but I do a bit of gunsmithing and have some nice fitting driver bits and a in/lb torque wrench.  I could REALLY tighten them down if I wanted.


The standoffs, screws and boss (pad) height were already all engineered to a certain mounting pressure. That's what I did when I used to do electromechanical avionics in one of my past jobs.

I bottomed the screws out and my die is not cracked. I actually double washered the 4 screws too with extra plastic washers that came stock to make sure I bottomed it out.

The only reason I did this though is because I already know the EKWB puts "acceptable" mounting pressure. Not enough to crack the die.

This took retorque the card 3 times to double check to not crack the die. I didn't just go crank it down the first time.

Lastly, ymmv. I'm not responsible for anyone else here double washering and they end up damaging their card. I'm just reporting what I did to get the best deltas I can with this WB.
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 18:21:35 (permalink)
Yea they just hit the posts. It's not like you're cranking it down a bunch more.

I know this is a EK block thread, but all this talk finally got me to washer my Corsair block. Gained about 1C. Measurable, but nothing significant. I was getting high 14.xx C to low 15C. Down from high 15 to low 16C at 500w.
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 18:33:18 (permalink)
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I also want to let you know that a user over at Overclock.net measured the actual reading of the card and it can draw more than 450W. 
 
https://www.overclock.net/threads/official-nvidia-rtx-3080-ti-owners-club.1791823/post-28835729
 
EVGA has come out and said that their cards are not read correctly by 3rd party software. 
 
So keep in mind, you're more than likely drawing a lot more heat than you think you are. That may also be a reason why the deltas are higher. 
 
490W vs your 320W 3080 Ventus is a 50% increase in heat, so imagine you were getting 13-15C before, that is 20-22.5C now. 
 
But yes, definitely try to tighten the screws a bit more if you can. 



Do you not worry at all about cracking the die when tightening down?  How tight are we really wanting to go here.  Is there a suggested number out there?  I snugged them pretty well, but I do a bit of gunsmithing and have some nice fitting driver bits and a in/lb torque wrench.  I could REALLY tighten them down if I wanted.


The standoffs, screws and boss (pad) height were already all engineered to a certain mounting pressure. That's what I did when I used to do electromechanical avionics in one of my past jobs.

I bottomed the screws out and my die is not cracked. I actually double washered the 4 screws too with extra plastic washers that came stock to make sure I bottomed it out.

The only reason I did this though is because I already know the EKWB puts "acceptable" mounting pressure. Not enough to crack the die.

This took retorque the card 3 times to double check to not crack the die. I didn't just go crank it down the first time.

Lastly, ymmv. I'm not responsible for anyone else here double washering and they end up damaging their card. I'm just reporting what I did to get the best deltas I can with this WB.

10-4.  I guess the giant warning in the EKWB instruction about over tightening and cracking the dye gave me pause.  Maybe I will pull the card a re-tighten this weekend.
 
 
...or just order the Optimus block Friday.  If I am going to pull the card, may as well try something new.
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 19:34:03 (permalink)
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I also want to let you know that a user over at Overclock.net measured the actual reading of the card and it can draw more than 450W. 

https://www.overclock.net/threads/official-nvidia-rtx-3080-ti-owners-club.1791823/post-28835729

EVGA has come out and said that their cards are not read correctly by 3rd party software. 

So keep in mind, you're more than likely drawing a lot more heat than you think you are. That may also be a reason why the deltas are higher. 

490W vs your 320W 3080 Ventus is a 50% increase in heat, so imagine you were getting 13-15C before, that is 20-22.5C now. 

But yes, definitely try to tighten the screws a bit more if you can. 



Do you not worry at all about cracking the die when tightening down?  How tight are we really wanting to go here.  Is there a suggested number out there?  I snugged them pretty well, but I do a bit of gunsmithing and have some nice fitting driver bits and a in/lb torque wrench.  I could REALLY tighten them down if I wanted.


The standoffs, screws and boss (pad) height were already all engineered to a certain mounting pressure. That's what I did when I used to do electromechanical avionics in one of my past jobs.

I bottomed the screws out and my die is not cracked. I actually double washered the 4 screws too with extra plastic washers that came stock to make sure I bottomed it out.

The only reason I did this though is because I already know the EKWB puts "acceptable" mounting pressure. Not enough to crack the die.

This took retorque the card 3 times to double check to not crack the die. I didn't just go crank it down the first time.

Lastly, ymmv. I'm not responsible for anyone else here double washering and they end up damaging their card. I'm just reporting what I did to get the best deltas I can with this WB.

10-4.  I guess the giant warning in the EKWB instruction about over tightening and cracking the dye gave me pause.  Maybe I will pull the card a re-tighten this weekend.
 
 
...or just order the Optimus block Friday.  If I am going to pull the card, may as well try something new.


I can't justify a Optimus block when that can go towards a 4080 Ti in like 12 months lol
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 19:52:51 (permalink)
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I also want to let you know that a user over at Overclock.net measured the actual reading of the card and it can draw more than 450W. 

https://www.overclock.net/threads/official-nvidia-rtx-3080-ti-owners-club.1791823/post-28835729

EVGA has come out and said that their cards are not read correctly by 3rd party software. 

So keep in mind, you're more than likely drawing a lot more heat than you think you are. That may also be a reason why the deltas are higher. 

490W vs your 320W 3080 Ventus is a 50% increase in heat, so imagine you were getting 13-15C before, that is 20-22.5C now. 

But yes, definitely try to tighten the screws a bit more if you can. 



Do you not worry at all about cracking the die when tightening down?  How tight are we really wanting to go here.  Is there a suggested number out there?  I snugged them pretty well, but I do a bit of gunsmithing and have some nice fitting driver bits and a in/lb torque wrench.  I could REALLY tighten them down if I wanted.


The standoffs, screws and boss (pad) height were already all engineered to a certain mounting pressure. That's what I did when I used to do electromechanical avionics in one of my past jobs.

I bottomed the screws out and my die is not cracked. I actually double washered the 4 screws too with extra plastic washers that came stock to make sure I bottomed it out.

The only reason I did this though is because I already know the EKWB puts "acceptable" mounting pressure. Not enough to crack the die.

This took retorque the card 3 times to double check to not crack the die. I didn't just go crank it down the first time.

Lastly, ymmv. I'm not responsible for anyone else here double washering and they end up damaging their card. I'm just reporting what I did to get the best deltas I can with this WB.

10-4.  I guess the giant warning in the EKWB instruction about over tightening and cracking the dye gave me pause.  Maybe I will pull the card a re-tighten this weekend.
 
 
...or just order the Optimus block Friday.  If I am going to pull the card, may as well try something new.


I can't justify a Optimus block when that can go towards a 4080 Ti in like 12 months lol


Are they putting those up every Friday and can be easily snagged or is this another F5 battle?
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 19:59:16 (permalink)
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Are they putting those up every Friday and can be easily snagged or is this another F5 battle?

Seam pretty easy to snag.  I saw them available to order last Friday but didn't pull the trigger.  If they are there this Friday I may.  I think shipping time is still like 3-4 weeks from order though.
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 20:01:39 (permalink)
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I can't justify a Optimus block when that can go towards a 4080 Ti in like 12 months lol

Meh.  Optimus block will still be worth something in 12 months.  Even at half value, cost of ownership would only be ~$150.  I can live with that...not much in this hobby.
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/22 20:10:17 (permalink)
The Optimus block is going up on Fridays but there have been severe delays. Their Twitter account is the best way to see their release news.

As for being an F5, I don't think it's that bad.
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/23 05:59:27 (permalink)
the FTW is easely overcklokable though
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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/23 14:20:03 (permalink)
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Hey guys,
When you install the WB do you need to flash the card with another bios? Since the card won’t be using the fans any more?
Is there anything else that needs to be done?


No. Disregard GPU fan speed if using a FC waterblock. The only reason you would want to mess with the GPU's BIOS is if overclocking and want more control.

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Re: EK-Quantum Vector FTW3 RTX 3080/3080 Ti/3090 Discussion 2021/09/23 21:20:21 (permalink)
Here is my build. I'll take better pics once I get a better camera/phone.

Corsair 7000D
MSI MEG Z590 Ace
Intel i9-11900k w/Corsair Waterblock
EVGA 3090 FTW3 w/EK Waterblock
Corsair Vengeance 32gb RAM @ 3600mhz
WD_Black SN850 1tb SSD
WD_Black SN750 1tb SSD
WD_Blue SN550 2tb SSD
EVGA Supernova 1000 G2 80+ Gold
Corsair/Bitspower fittings
Corsair hardline 14mm tube
Corsair XD5 Pump/Res Combo
Corsair QL120 fans
480mm radiator
360mm radiator
120mm radiator
Mayhem Pastel Dark Grey Coolant




http://imgur.com/gallery/yrrEqwl
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GPU: EVGA RTX 3090 FTW3 Ultra Hybrid
RAM: 4x 8GB CORSAIR Vengeance @XMP 3600mhz
SSDs(NVME): 1x WD Black SN850 1TB, 1x WD Black SN750 1TB, 1x WD Blue SN550 2TB
Sound: Creative Sound Blaster X3
Case: Corsair Crystal Series 680x
PSU: EVGA SuperNOVA 1000W G2
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