Caseking – Berlin, Germany – December 4

Introduction

On December 4th will take place the last event of the HWBOT World Tour 2016 … the finals !

Event Partners

We would like to thank the following event partners for joining this world tour stop:

Event Information

HWBOT World Championship Final: December 4th 2016

The World Championship Final is truly a quest to find the best live OC contest player of the year. The contest features the six World Series winners from each of the six HWBOT World Tour 2016 events. The six World Series winners will be flown out to the Final and will be joined by the winner of the HWBOT World Championship Wild Card Contest winner. The eighth contestant will be the winner of the ROG Camp 2016, just to add some new blood and spice things up a touch.

Both HWBOT World Championship Wild Card winner and the ROG Camp 2016 winner will be announced at a later date.

About the HWBOT World Tour 2016

The HWBOT World Tour 2016 is a series of overclocking events held at various locations around the world throughout the year. This year’s World Tour covered almost every corner of the globe with stops in South Africa, North America, South America, Europe, Asia and the Asia Pacific regions.

The aim withe each event is to promote the sport of overclocking. Each stop provides a relaxed social environment for overclockers to learn, share and compete. To help nurture the next generation of overclockers, the World Tour provides open overclocking workshops that offer an overclocking experience where first timers can learn simple tricks and tweaks that can improve their system’s performance. Once they have learned the basics amateurs can also compete for prizes.

HWBOT World Series 2016

A major element of the HWBOT World Tour, is the HWBOT World Series, an Extreme category overclocking contests that invites the region’s Extreme overclockers to compete head to head for cash and hardware prizes, plus a ticket to the finals.

Here are the overclockers from the HWBOT World Series that will compete in the HWBOT World Championship:

  • DrWeez (South Africa)
  • PXHX (South America)
  • Marc0053 (North America)
  • Bullshooter (Europe)
  • Xtreme Addict (Asia)
  • Hazzan (Asia Pacific)
  • Lucky_n00b (Wild Card Winner)

HWBOT World Championship Final: Contest Format

The contest format for the World Championship Final will follow the same format that has been implemented throughout all the World Series 2016 contests. Here’s is an outline of the schedule, hardware limitations and benchmarks that will used during the contest.

Hardware Limitations

  • Intel Core i5 6600K processors only
  • Two processors provided to each overclocker
  • Processors drawn at random
  • Qualification Stage (3 Hours)

The day will begin with a short preparation period followed by a three hour window where all eight contestants are asked to score as highly as possible across the following three benchmarks:

  • SuperPi 32M – Full Out
  • Cinebench R15 – Full Out
  • 3DMark Fire Strike Physics – 5GHz

Quarter, Semi and Grand Final(s) (30 Minute Rounds)

Based on the qualification phase, the overclockers will be paired in 1v1 matches from the Quarter final. The winner of the qualification competes against 8th ranked, second place against seventh ranked, and so on. In the typical World Series style, the 1v1 matches last 30 minutes each

Benchmarks will be randomly drawn with each overclocker having one veto each in each round. Processors will be drawn at random at the start of each match. Benchmarks will be drawn from at random from the following pool:

  • SuperPi 1M – Full Out
  • SuperPi 32M – Full Out
  • WPrime 1024 – Full Out
  • Cinebench R15 – Full Out
  • Y-Cruncher – Pi-1b – Full Out
  • 3DMark Fire Strike Physics – Full Out
  • HWBOT x265 1080p – Full Out
  • GPUPI for CPU 100M – Full Out

Event Location

Coverage

All the latest news from the HWBOT World Championship 2016 finals:

Marc0053 Crowned HWBOT World Champion of 2016

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The climax of the HWBOT World Tour 2016 is the World Championship…

HWBOT World Championship 2016 Finals: Seven of Eight Combatants Confirmed

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The HWBOT World Tour 2016 campaign finally draws to a close…

HWBOT World Championship 2016 Finals: Contest Rules and Format

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Here is confirmation of the rules and format for the HWBOT…

Event Pictures

Pictures from the HWBOT World Championship Finals.

Tickets

This is a private event. No tickets for sale.