Montreal 2017: Ambient Contest and OCWC Prizes Confirmed

Today we are very pleased to to be able to confirm the prizes that we and our partners have lined up for the forthcoming HWBOT World Tour visit to Montreal next month. For the Montreal 2017 event partners Seasonic and Alphacool have agreed to contribute some awesome prizes for the Ambient Contest and the Overclocking World Championship contest, making things that bit more inciting and rewarding for attendees and competitors at the event. Intel have also agreed to contribute some hardware, including an upcoming Intel Core X-series chip. Read on for all the details:

Montreal 2017 – Ambient Contest

As we all know, each HWBOT World Tour involves Overclocking Workshops. Once the workshop session is complete, attendees will be given the chance to submit their best score to the OC-ESPORTS platform using PCs that we have set up at the show. Score as highly as possible and you could be one of four overclockers invited to compete in the Montreal 2017 Ambient contest on the last day. The following prizes will be available for the winners!

1st Place:

  • Intel Core i7 7700K processor
  • Seasonic Snow Silent 750 PSU
  • Alphacool Eisbaer 420 AIO CPU Cooler

2nd Place:

  • Seasonic Snow Silent 750 PSU
  • Alphacool Eisbaer 420 AIO CPU Cooler

3rd Place:

  • Seasonic Snow Silent 750 PSU

Montreal 2017 – Overclocking World Championship Qualifier

At each stop of the HWBOT World Tour 2017 an Overclocking World Championship 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. Here’s a full breakdown of the prizes on offer:

1st Place:

  • Ticket to the OCWC Finals
  • Upcoming Intel Core X-Series processor
  • Seasonic Snow Silent 750 PSU
  • Alphacool Eisbaer 420 AIO CPU Cooler

2nd Place:

  • Upcoming Intel Core X-Series processor
  • Seasonic Snow Silent 750 PSU
  • Alphacool Eisbaer 420 AIO CPU Cooler

3rd Place:

  • Seasonic Snow Silent 750 PSU

Seasonic Snow Silent 750 PSU – The latest Seasonic Snow Silent 750 PSUs was used to power the Overclocking World Championship Qualifier contest as well as Overclocking Workshop systems that were setup at EGE. Seasonic Snow Silent 750 power supplies boast 80 Plus Platinum efficiency and a completely silent operation below 50 % system load.

Alphacool Eisbaer 420 AIO CPU Cooler – Alphacool is fundamentally revolutionizing the AIO cooler market. Where traditional AIO CPU-coolers are disposable products which are neither upgradeable nor refillable, the Alphacool “Eisbaer” is modularly built and can be upgraded, rebuilt or refilled at any time.

About Montreal 2017

The HWBOT World Tour rolls in to town for DreamHack Montreal, one of the biggest tech shows in North America. As with all HWBOT World events, the 2nd US leg will include OC workshops and an Ambient contests for DreamHack attendees, and crucially, an extreme overclocking contest in the form of the Overclocking Worlds Championship Montreal Qualifier contest. Win that baby, and you’re on your way to Berlin for the OCWC Final at the end of the year.

Learn more about Montreal 2017 here.

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