In celebration of the fifth HWBOT World Tour stop of the year in Cape Town, South Africa we have teamed with partners Seasonic and Corsair to bring you a fantastic opportunity to win some great prizes. Kicking off on July 21st, all you have to do use the link below to enter the Cape Town 2017 Challenge. It’s basically a Giveaway where the more social media actions you complete, the more chance you to win.
Cape Town 2017 Event to Bring Overclocking Workshops and Extreme OC Contests to South African Gamers
July 12, 2017, Taipei, Taiwan – HWBOT, an organization regulating international Overclocking competitions and rankings, today officially announces its involvement at the Electronics & Gaming Expo (EGE) event in Cape Town, South Africa. HWBOT will host Overclocking Workshops for gamers and enthusiasts at the show, an Overclockers Gathering plus some seriously competitive Extreme Overclocking with the OCWC Cape Town 2017 Qualifier contest.
The HWBOT World Tour returns to Cape Town for the Electronics & Gaming Expo (EGE) on July 28th. As well as Overclocking workshops, the event will feature plenty of competitive overclocking in the form of an Ambient Cape Town 2017 contest and the Overclocking World Championship Cape Town 2017 Qualifier. Today we we bring you confirmation of the rules that will used for both of these contests, the hardware that will be involved and the general structure of things.
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.
Although the HWBOT World Tour visit to Russia is still a few months from now, today we are able to confirm many of the specific details of the Overclocking World Championship Moscow 2017 Qualifier contest. Kicking off on September 28th at IgroMir Expo, the Semi-Finals and Final of the contest will involve 1v1 matches on October 1st. Let’s take a look at the specific hardware requirements and rules that will be implemented for the contest.
It’s been a few weeks since the conclusion of the Taipei 2017 event. It was a great event to be part of, spanning a ten day period that included the Computex 2017 trade show, the largest in Asia and one of the most important tech events of the year. As a stop on the HWBOT World Tour it included Overclocking Workshops, a Live Extreme Overclocking contest, a social Gathering and also a special Performance Matters event that helped Intel launch their latest processor platform. It was one of the busiest and also most rewarding events the HWBOT team has ever undertaken. Let’s take a look at what happened in Taipei 2017.
The HWBOT World Tour 2017 is shaping up nicely. After events in Las Vegas, Sao Paulo, Poitiers and Taipei, the next stop on the Tour is a trip to Cape Town, South Africa where we will be in attendance at EGE . The great news today is that tickets are now available for all South African overclockers who want to join in the fun. LN2 tickets entitle you to take part in the Overclockers Gathering and also give you a chance you compete in the Overclocking World Championship Qualifier contest.
Today we are pleased to announce the availability of tickets for the HWBOT World Tour – Moscow 2017 event. The event will take place at IgroMir Expo in central Moscow, kicking off on September 28th, which is actually just a matter of weeks away. Attendees at the event will be able to join an Overclockers Gathering, plus a chance to compete in the Overclocking World Championship Moscow Qualifier contest.
The HWBOT team traveled to Poitiers, France in April of this year as part of the HWBOT World Tour 2017. The event centered on the world of overclocking and as with all World Tour events, it featured a range of unique activities targeted specifically at gamers and enthusiasts in attendance at the Gamers Assembly event. These activities included Overclocking Workshops, an Ambient contest and the Overclocking World Championship Poitiers Qualifier contest. One other segment of the show however that perhaps didn’t receive so much publicity and attention, was a Round Table discussion that took place during the event. Today we can bring you a video that has been published on the Gamers Assembly YouTube channel.
Allow me to draw your attention to some great content from media partner OverClocking-TV who were in attendance at the Performance Matters Helium Night event in Taipei earlier this week. The event brought together many of the world’s most prominent technology media as well as industry partners Intel, ASUS and Seasonic. The highlight of the event was an overclocking session with Intel’s latest Kaby Lake-X processors using liquid helium. We can now bring you photos of the event as well as a video that features an Intel Core 7740K being pushed to 7.5GHz.