Official GIGABYTE Forum

GIGABYTE GO OC 2009 - Battle for the Best X58 O/C

runn3R

  • *
  • 1328
  • 57
  • Admin
    • GIGABYTE UK
GIGABYTE GO OC 2009 - Battle for the Best X58 O/C
« on: February 06, 2009, 01:45:23 pm »
GIGABYTE UK is pleased to announce our very own O/C Championship competition.
A selected few will go head-to-head to compete, right here in the UK.
Where? at the Milton Keynes Xscape - the snow dome...
When?  27 Feb 2009

UK winners will then go compete in Europe (Czech in April '09) for the European final,
then... The final Battle for the Best X58 O/C world-wide will fight to the death in Taiwan during the Computex show (June). Both trips will be sponsored by GIGABYTE

The Battle for the Best X58 - do you have what it takes to represent the UK ?

We would also like to take this time to thank our partners for all the support.
GIGABYTE works very closely with our partners to ensure you have the best hardware
 reliability and performance that you would expect.

GIGABYTE will provide the following:

...GIGABYTE X58-UD4P motherboard
...INTEL i7 940 processor
...GIGABYTE NVIDIA graphics card with PhysX enabled [GV-N26OC-896H-B]
...KINGSTON DDR3 Memory modules [KHX14400D3K3]
...ENERMAX Revolution85+ 1050w PSU
...MICROSOFT Windows XP (SP2)
...WESTERN DIGITAL HDD [WD5001AALS]
...LCD, Mice and Keyboard
...Benchmark: Super PI 8M / 3DMark 2006
...Utilities: Easy Tune6 / RivaTuner (v2.22) / CPU-Z (v1.49) / GPU-Z (v0.3.1)
...LN2 and Thermal flasks will be provided

GIGABYTE rules and regulations:

...Hardware and Software will be provided by GIGABYTE
...Contestants are not allowed to do any hardware soldering or modification
...No 3rd party software/drivers allowed
...Points will be awarded based on the results for each bench
...You may bring your own multi-meter or digital temperature meter
...Please bring your own - LN2 pots for the CPU, insulation tool kits
.................................- Thermal paste, Vaseline, scissors, thermo etc...
.................................- Oh yes, and a hair dryer, so be good to your girlfriend/wife ;-)
...GIGABYTE reserves the right to modify/amend in any way

If you would like to get the full Terms and Conditions / rules, or you just need further information, then please contact us directly and we will send you all the details.
ZX-S & C64 are still my favourites ;-)

Whitehot

  • 50
  • 1
Re: GIGABYTE GO OC 2009 - Battle for the Best X58 O/C
« Reply #1 on: April 28, 2009, 03:52:47 pm »
I watched the european final from the czech republic live on overclock.net.  I hear Gigabyte will host overclocking championships again next year is that true?? 

runn3R

  • *
  • 1328
  • 57
  • Admin
    • GIGABYTE UK
Re: GIGABYTE GO OC 2009 - Battle for the Best X58 O/C
« Reply #2 on: April 29, 2009, 09:09:44 am »
Hi

there should be also such local event in the next year, we will have confirmation at beginning of 2010
ZX-S & C64 are still my favourites ;-)

 

anything