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GIGABYTE Announces ‘Feel the Force’ OC Contest Winners

Top Overclockers Win GIGABYTE Z87X-OC Force Motherboard plus Corsair Force SSDs and Graphite Series Chassis

2013/12/04
Vivi 
Hero
 laoshu1919
 
Taipei, Taiwan, December 4th, 2013 – GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today announced the winners of its latest overclocking contest, the GIGABYTE ‘Feel the Force’ Contest. Running from November 1st to December 1st 2013, HWBOT.org members competed on three stages to win GIGABYTE Z87X-OC Force motherboards, CORSAIR Graphite Series 230T mid tower cases and Force Series LS 120GB SATA 3 6Gb/s SSDs.
 
The GIGABYTE "Feel the Force" OC Contest:

Contest Stages
Stage 1: Highest CPUz CPU Frequency
Stage 2: Highest CPUz DDR3 Speed
Stage 3: Highest CPUz BCLK
 
Contest Winners
1st Place Winner: Vivi - South Africa
Stage 1: 6899.88 MHz (16 Pts)
Stage 2: 1943.1 MHz (16 Pts)
Stage 3: 204.5 MHz (25 Pts)
Total: 57 Points
 
2nd Place Winner: Hero – China
Stage 1: 7150.69 MHz (25 Pts)
Stage 2: 1867.3 MHz (13 Pts)
Stage 3: 203,54 MHz (18 Pts)
Total: 56 Points
 
3rd Place Winner: laoshu1919 – China
Stage 1: 6820.19 MHz (15 Pts)
Stage 2: 2027.5 MHz (18 Pts)
Stage 3: 200.2 (14 Pts)
Total: 47 Points
 
For complete contest rules, scoring and more details, please visit the contest page hosted on HWBOT.org: http://hwbot.org/competition/gbt_feelforce

GIGABYTE "Feel the Force" Contest Prizes
1st Place Prize:
 
  • GIGABYTE Z87X-OC Force Motherboard
  • CORSAIR Force Series™ LS 120GB SSD
  • CORSAIR Graphite Series™ 230T Windowed Mid Tower Case – Rebel Orange
2nd Place Prize
 
  • GIGABYTE Z87X-OC Force Motherboard
  • CORSAIR Force Series™ LS 120GB SSD
3rd Place Prize
 
  • GIGABYTE Z87X-OC Motherboard
  • CORSAIR Graphite Series™ 230T Windowed Mid Tower Case – Rebel Orange

GIGABYTE Z87X-OC Force
The GIGABYTE Z87X-OC Force delivers a sublime OC experience without compromising on features. Support for maxed-out 4-way SLI™ and Crossfire™ graphics configurations is paired with an incredible 16 phase digital VRM for the CPU and memory. The GIGABYTE Z87X-OC Force truly is peerless and utterly ruthless.
 
Learn more about GIGABYTE's exclusive overclocking features here:
http://www.gigabyte.com/MicroSite/336/images/oc-features.html
 
GIGABYTE Z87X-OC Force product page:
http://www.gigabyte.com/products/product-page.aspx?pid=4484#ov
 
To learn more about the CORSAIR Graphite Series™ 230T Chassis, please go to:
CORSAIR Graphite Series™ 230T Windowed Mid Tower Case – Rebel Orange
 
More information about CORSAIR 2 Force Series™ LS SSDSs can be found here:
CORSAIR  Force Series™ LS 120GB SSD