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In this review we’ll be looking at the XWB-01 waterblock from Thermalright. This is a high-performance copper waterblock based on a supermicro-channel configuration.
The XWB-01 is a rather small waterblock measuring in larger than 2.5 inches on its longest side. In terms of size that is comparable to the OCLabs block pictured here or the Danger Den TDX. The block is plumbed for 1/2" ID hoses in a 2 barb configuration with the center inlet directly over the processor core.
4 Allen screws hold the XWB-01 together with pass thru the restrictor plate sandwiched in the middle.