The HWBOT World Tour returns to Cape Town, South Africa for the Electronics & Gaming Expo (EGE) event. Running from July 29th to 30th, gamers and PC enthusiasts will be able to get a real taste of the world of competitive Overclocking. Attendees will have the chance to get hands on and give Overclocking a try for the first time by signing up for an Overclocking Workshop. They will also get the chance to enjoy some truly Extreme Overclocking by checking out the Overclocking World Championship Qualifier contest where the country’s best Overclocking talent battle it out for a place in the Overclocking World Championship final. The LN2 will be in full flow!
The guys from the Spanish Overclocker Club return to Dreamhack Valencia to host yet another OC SCHOOL workshop in association with HWBOT X.
When and where
The Dreamhack Valencia is taking place from July 14-17 in Valencia, Spain. The HWBOT X Valencia OC School workshops will be conducted on location both Friday (14) and Saturday (15).
The schedule is as following:
- Friday 14
- 10:00 – 11:00 – OC School presentation & Workshops teaching on stage
- 11:00 – 22:00 – Practice and small tournament for the workshop participants
- Saturday 16
- 10:00 – 11:00 – Semifinals and Final of the tournament with the top qualified participants from Friday 14
Content of the workshop, what will you learn
During the workshop we will be introducing various types of cooling systems: air, liquid cooling, peltier, LN2 etc. We will also be talking about some technical aspects of overclocking such as:
- adjustments in the BIOS
- Memory Latencies
- and Voltages
And of course give you an overview of the various benchmarks that exists.
We will be sharing with you the common practice techniques to achieve a good overclocking. This will include a brief on CPU delidding, lapping and voltmodding!
We are looking forward to meet you all at Dreamhack Valencia.
First Amateur 2017 Overclocking Tournament
For the first time in Honduras, the first Amateur Overclocking Tournament will be held. This event will take place in May at the San Pedro Sula University, which has provided us with support for what is Overclocking Community that Is being formed in the country. Also thanks to the previous events the community of Overclocking is growing and adding to the different leagues of HWBOT that is why in this tournament we have the support of HWBOT, Seasonic,Noctua And ADATA who have supported us so that said Tournament was reality by first time.
Amateur 2017 Overclocking Tournament Activities
- Welcome to the First Overclocking 2017 Tournament
- Amateur Overclocking Competition
- Intermediate and activities
- Sponsor talks
- End of the First Amateur 2017 Overclocking Competition
The idea of the First Overclocking tournament has as purpose to know what is Overclocking which is a healthy practice and very interesting that allows to know more of the hardware, also allows to gain experience for the people who are in charge to assemble computers or to know more about Circuits in the area of electronics, for the first time here in Honduras we held such an event with the support of important brands and we thank the support to each of them for their support of this event.
The fourth leg of the HWBOT World Tour 2017 brings us back to Taipei City in Taiwan for Computex 2017. As one of the biggest technology trade-shows in the world, it’s the perfect place to expose the industry and media visitors to the world of Overclocking.
This time, it’s not just a demonstration but I’m offering you the chance to try out extreme overclocking for yourself. If this is something you’ve ever wanted to do, join us!
Of course, no stress, you won’t be alone. I will be there by your side and we will be overclocking together.
Where and when?
The shop is located in Paris (XII) very close to the Paris Gare de Lyon train station. The address is the following: 2 Rue Charles Bossut, 75012 Paris, France
If you’ve got any questions, you can ask me directly on Facebook : facebook.com/wizerty
or call the shop: 01 44 75 34 17
The event will start at 10am and last until 4pm.
The computer that we will be overclocking is a core i7 7700K kaby lake based machine, the exact same one that you can purchased pre-overclocked by me from that same shop.
I’m looking forward to meet you in Paris! See you soon.
Stop number three of the HWBOT World Tour 2017 brings us back to Poitiers, France for Gamers Assembly. As the biggest LAN Party in France, it’s a great opportunity to expose the country’s gamers and PC enthusiasts to the world of Overclocking. The Poitiers 2017 event will include Overclocking Workshops plus competitive Overclocking contests for both Ambient and Extreme overclockers.
The Bina Nusantara University will host the ‘Unleash Your Performance’ – Overclocking Festival in Jakarta Indonesia on March 25th. The event will include a seminar from leading Indonesian Overclocker bboyjezz followed by a taste of live competitive overclocking with an Overclocking Competition.
Overclocking Festival Schedule
Saturday, March 25th Bina Nusantara University
- 9.00 – 12.00: Seminar and Talkshow
- From Room 301, Binus Anggrek
- 12.30: Overclocking Competition
- Recreation Room Library, Binus Anggrek
Overclocking Competition: Structure
The contest will begin with two qualification rounds with four teams of two people competing in each round. Qualification rounds will last one hour and involve two benchmarks. Teams can only submit scores once in the one hour contest time. The two highest scoring teams from each round will progress to the Semi-Finals.
Semi-final matches will last only fifteen minutes with each team member given a separate system to use. Team members cannot communicate (communication will result in instant disqualification). After ten minutes, they have to switch system for the last 5 minutes.
The Final will be last an hour and use four benchmarks with teams split again to use two systems. Teams will have to switch three times during the round with switch times randomly draw by the judges. Overclockers will not know when they have to switch systems.
The following hardware will be used in both the OC Seminar and Competition:
- Intel Core i3 7350k
- ASUS Z270G STRIX motherboard
- Team Delta 3000c16 DDR4
- Team L3 EVO 120GB SSD
- Enermax MAXPRO 500w Power Supply
- ASUS VS228 Monitors
- ASUS EX-GTX1050TI graphics card
- ASUS Gaming STRIX Keyboard & Mouse
The ‘Unleash Your Performance’ event is organized by Waroeng Khalif and the Bina Nusantara Computer Club and supported by premium partners ASUS ROG, with support from Enermax, ID-Cooling and Team Group, Inc.
The OC School | HWBOT X Gipuzkoa organized by the Spanish Overclockers Club is returning to the mythical LAN Party for a third year in a row.
Once more, the SOC (Spanish Overclockers Club) is ready to welcome the many PC Gaming enthusiasts for exiting workshops where everything is about performance. Nothing less.
The event schedule
Attendance can follow the below schedule to organize their own schedule at the event (schedule in Spanish):
Friday 17 March 2017
- 20:00 – Clase Theóric OC
Saturday 18 March 2017
- 12:00 – Clasifications H2O
- 16:00 – SemifinalsH2O
- 16:30 – Exhibitión OC
- 17:00 – Final H2O
- 17:30 – Awards de Ceremony
- 18:00 – Final OC SCHOOL
We are looking forward to welcome all of you at the event!
This time, the workshops got an upgrade. Thanks to HWBOT and Intel’s generosity, the workshops systems will be equipped with 6950X CPUs! These CPUs should be giving plenty of cores for the new recruits to play with.
The French Federation of OverClocking (FFOC) is proud to announce its second event ever! This event hosted in partnership with Corsair and HWBOT will be, once again, focusing on educating PC enthusiasts through open overclocking and PC Building workshops.
The HWBOT X Orleans will be taking place at the Orleans Game Show 2 in Orleans, France on February 17, 18 and 19 in the city of Orleans (somewhat close to Paris) in France.
The FFOC team will be proposing 2 types of activities to all visitors and participants of the OGS#2 :
- PC Building workshop: a very simple and fun experience in which participants will learn the basic skills required to assemble a working PC.
- Overclocking workshop: it’s not enough to know how to build a system, you also need to be able to tweak it. With these overclocking workshops, the FFOC staff will teach how to max out on Air-Cooling both the CPU and the Graphics cards of the provided systems.
All these activities are free and open to all without age restrictions.
Important: we will giveaway a Corsair power supply as well as some extra hardware & many goodies to participants of the workshops – join and try your luck!
The OGS will run by the following schedule :
- Friday February 17th : Doors open at 6pm
- Saturday February 18th : Open all day (24h)
- Sunday February 19th : Open all day until 6pm
All our activities will be following the above schedule too. There will be a registration list on site to book a later session. We will have both 2D and 3D overclocking workshops, make sure to participate to both!
No event is possible without the support from our awesome partners. The FFOC received both financial and hardware support to make this event possible and would like to thanks the following two key partners :
- Corsair France – Corsair is a major hardware manufacturer for the PC and Gaming market. We are proud to collaborate for the first time with them.
- HWBOT – HWBOT is a key player in the Overclocking community and the support also comes with access to the OC-Esports competition platform.
We would like to also thank all other sponsors who supported the event with hardware to finalise the workshop builds : AMD, ASUS, Be Quiet, Crucial, HyperX, MSI, Noctua, Open Benchtable, Seasonic and Zotac.
Finally, a huge thanks to Oregami, our hosts at the OGS event. See you there!
The second stop of the HWBOT World Tour 2017 is a return trip to Sao Paulo, Brazil for the Campus Party 2017 event. The event will give Latin American gamers and PC enthusiasts the chance to enjoy some fantastic Overclocking workshops plus competitive Overclocking contests at both Ambient and Extreme levels, plus an opportunity to enjoy a relaxed social environment with other like minded folks.