Cape Town 2017 – Seasonic and Corsair Confirmed as Official Event Partners

Today we are enormously pleased to confirm Seasonic and Corsair as official partners for the forthcoming Cape Town 2017 event. The event marks our third trip to South Africa and our fourth trip of the HWBOT World Tour 2017. The event will take place at Electronics & Gaming Expo (EGE) in Cape Town, and represents a fantastic opportunity for HWBOT and its partners to interface with South Africa’s quickly growing PC gaming and enthusiast crowd.

The HWBOT World Tour, Cape Town 2017 event would not be possible without the valued support of key industry partners. As as well involving enormous amounts of manpower and resources, the HWBOT World Tour also requires vital hardware support to facilitate the Overclocking Contests and Workshops that we host. Let’s share a little more information about the companies that are providing vital support for us in Cape Town 2017.


Respected power supply manufacturer Seasonic is the official power supply partner of the HWBOT World Tour 2017. The latest Seasonic Snow Silent 750 PSUs will be used to power the Overclocking World Championship Qualifier contest as well as Overclocking Workshop systems that we setup at EGE. Seasonic Snow Silent 750 power supplies boast 80 Plus Platinum efficiency and a completely silent operation below 50 % system load.

Learn more about Seasonic Power Supplies here:


As one of the world’s leading providers of enthusiast-grade PC components and peripherals we are delighted to have the support of partners Corsair for the Cape Town 2017 event. All CPUs used in the Overclocking Workshops and Ambient Cape Town contest will be cooled by Corsair Hydro Series coolers. The Hydro Series H80i v2 is a high performance, all-in-one liquid CPU cooler that works with a standard 120mm radiator mount, offering great heat dissipation that should help OC Workshop attendees to push CPUs to the max.

You can learn more about Corsair Hydro Series coolers at the following link:

About Cape Town 2017

The Cape Town 2017 leg of the HWBOT World Tour is chance for gamers and technology lovers to enjoy three days of competitive Overclocking as the continent’s most talented Extreme Overclockers compete in the World Championship Qualifier contest. As well as witnessing some world class competitive overclocking, South African extreme overclockers are also invited to a social Overclocking Gathering were overclockers can enjoy doing the the thing they love most in the company of other like minded individuals. Perhaps most importantly however is the fact that all attendees at EGE are invited to learn the basics of Overclocking at our OC Workshops. The idea is simple. Learn the basics, then compete against your peers. Cape Town 2017 promises to be great fun for all EGE attendees.

Learn more about the Cape Town 2017 event here.

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