Win Prizes from Seasonic and Corsair, Enter the Cape Town 2017 Challenge

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.

HWBOT World Tour – Cape Town 2017 Giveaway

Cape Town 2017 Challenge: Prizes

Seasonic Snow Silent 750 PSU

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

Corsair Hydro Series H80i v2 All-in-One Cooler

The Hydro Series H80i v2 is a high performance, all-in-one liquid CPU cooler that works with a standard 120mm radiator mount, offering great heat dissipation helps overclockers and enthusiasts push the latest high-performance processors to the max.

About Cape Town 2017

The Cape Town 2017 leg of the HWBOT World Tour is chance for gamers and technology lovers to enjoy three days of competitive Overclocking as the continent’s most talented Extreme Overclockers compete in the World Championship Qualifier contest. As well as witnessing some world class competitive overclocking, South African extreme overclockers are also invited to a social Overclocking Gathering were overclockers can enjoy doing the the thing they love most in the company of other like minded individuals. Perhaps most importantly however is the fact that all attendees at EGE are invited to learn the basics of Overclocking at our OC Workshops. The idea is simple. Learn the basics, then compete against your peers. Cape Town 2017 promises to be great fun for all EGE attendees.

Learn more about the Cape Town 2017 event here.

The HWBOT World Tour Returns to Cape Town, South Africa for EGE

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.

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Cape Town 2017 – OCWC & Ambient Contest Rules Confirmed

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.

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Cape Town 2017 – Seasonic and Corsair Confirmed as Official Event Partners

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.

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Overclocking World Championship – Moscow 2017 Qualifier: Contest Details Confirmed

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.

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HWBOT World Tour – Taipei 2017: Event Roundup

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.

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HWBOT World Tour – Cape Town 2017: Tickets Available Now

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.

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HWBOT World Tour – Moscow 2017: Tickets Now on Sale

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.

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[Video] Poitiers 2017: Round Table Discussion with FFOC and HWBOT

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.

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Performance Matters Helium Night: Photos and Video

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.

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