From September 2nd to 6th the HWBOT World Tour will once again be headed to Yogyakarta, Indonesia, joining forces with the Jagat Review crew to host the Asia Pacific leg of the tour. Indonesia has a long and proud history when it comes to Overclocking, producing some of the most feared and respected Overclocking talent in the World.
In 2017 we again expect to encounter dozens of enthusiastic amateurs at AOCT (Amateur Overclocking Tournament) which is organized annually by Jagat Review. As as well as amateur overclocking contests visitors will also be able to enjoy seasoned pros battling it out in the Overclocking World Championship, Yogyakarta 2017 Qualifier.
This event is hosted and organized in partnership with:
We would like to thank the following event partners for joining this world tour stop:
AOCT (Amateur Overclocking Tournament) 2017
Organized by local overclocking syndicate Jagat Review, the AOCT 2017 (Amateur Overclocking Tournament) is an Indonesian-only overclocking tournament organized by the team of JagatReview.com. Jagat Review is an active force in the world of overclocking, promoting and expanding the hobby of Overclocking in the region. The annual AOCT contest is one of the world’s largest amateur live overclocking tournaments, attracting the attention of hundreds of local PC enthusiasts, many of whom progress to become active extreme overclockers.
AOCT 2017: Schedule
The AOCT event will span three days and include auditions and workshops followed by qualifying rounds and a final. Here’s the preliminary schedule:
- September 2nd: Auditions / Technical Briefings
- September 3rd: Motherboard Competition
- September 4th: Grand Finals
Note: the schedule above is not final and may be subject to change.
AOCT 2017: Hardware
All amateur contestants will compete using motherboards from each vendor. Overclockers will have to prove that they have the skills needed to overclock unlocked Core i3 Intel Kaby Lake processors on Z270 motherboards from partners ASUS, GIGABYTE and MSI. System memory will be provided by Corsair with power supplies provided by global HWBOT World Tour partner Seasonic.
AOCT 2017: Participation
The AOCT is open to all Indonesians, however JagatReview have strict rules that include a ‘ban list’. This is to ensure only true amateurs may take part.
For more details, visit the contest page here on the JagatReview website (Indonesian).
AOCT 2017: Prizes
In keeping with tradition of previous AOCT events, prizes for the winners will remain secret until the day of the contest.
Overclocking World Championship – Yogyakarta 2017 Qualifier
At each stop of the HWBOT World Tour 2017 an Overclocking World Championship (OCWC) Qualifier contest is held. These are extreme overclocking contests where the region’s top overclocking talent are invited to compete head to head for the ultimate prize – a ticket to the OCWC Final at the end of the year
OCWC Yogyakarta 2017: Schedule
The OCWC Yogyakarta 2017 Qualifier contest will follow the same general format as we have seen at previous World Tour 2017 events. The first day will involve a qualification round lasting three hours. This will be followed on the final day with 1v1 Semi-Final, Bronze Final and Final matches.
- September 5th: Qualifying Phase
- 11:00 – 12:00 XOC Workshop*
- 12:00 – 12:30 Lunch Break
- 12:30 – 14:00 XOC Workshop (continued)
- 14:00 – 15:00 OCWC Distribute Hardware (CPU, RAM, SSD) & LN2
- 15:00 – 18:00 OCWC Qualifier Session (3hrs)
- 18:00 – 20:00+ Free Benching
*XOC Workshops – for visitors and media interested to learn the skills of subzero overclocking with LN2
- September 6th: Finals Phase
- 13:00 – 14:00 OCWC Semi-Final 1 (Prep)
- 14:00 – 14:30 OCWC Semi-Final 1
- 14:30 – 15:30 OCWC Semi-Final 2 (Prep)
- 15:30 – 16:00 OCWC Semi-Final 2
- 16:00 – 17:00 OCWC Bronze Final (Prep)
- 17:00 – 17:30 OCWC Bronze Final
- 17:30 – 18:30 OCWC Grand Final (Prep)
- 18:30 – 19:00 OCWC Grand Final
OCWC Yogyakarta 2017: Format and Rules
The Qualification Round will invite competing overclockers to bench as highly as possible on three specific benchmarks. After three hours, the highest four scorers will be invited back to compete in Semi-Final and Final 1vs1 Rounds on the last day of the contest.
All Semi-Final and Final matches will involve 1v1 matches. Each match lasts 30 minutes and starts with a benchmark draw where a benchmark is drawn from a pool of eight different benchmark challenges. Each overclocker has one veto that he can use to avoid an unfavorable benchmark. Processors will be drawn at random with DDR4 and SSDs (OS) provided by HWBOT. The overclocker with highest score after 30 mins wins.
Full details about the rules, hardware and benchmarks involved with the OCWC Yogyakarta Qualifoer contest can be found here:
OCWC Yogyakarta 2017: Participation
All Indonesian overclockers are allowed to enter the OCWC Yogyakarta 2017 contest, however you must purchase a ticket to compete. The ticket is available via this link and includes entry to the Yogyakomtek event, an opportunity to compete in the OCWC Yogyakarta 2017 contest and access to unlimited LN2 throughout the contest.
Note: Jagat Review readers will be eligible for a ticket discount. More details will available soon on http://www.jagatreview.com
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