HWBOT World Tour – Taipei 2017: Event Schedule Confirmed

The Asia leg of the HWBOT World is just a few weeks away and is already shaping up to be a really fun-packed week for any one interested in Overclocking. Today we can confirm several aspects of the events that will take place before and during the Computex 2017 trade show allowing you to make plans and not miss a thing. Here is the full run down of the Taipei 2017 leg of the HWBOT World Tour.

Overclockers Gathering

At the heart of the HWBOT World Tour is the opportunity to help the global overclocking community come together. We’ve booked a large room at the Taipei World Trade (located in the downtown Hsin-Ye area in the heart of the city) where for around $100 US you can enjoy unlimited access to LN2 plus basics like monitors, peripherals, PSUs other hardware, plus food and drinks. Here are all the details.

Where?

  • Taiwan World Trade Center (TWTC) Exhibition Hall 1, Conference Room #2
  • Google Maps
  • Nearest MRT Station is Taipei 101 / World Trade Center

When?

  • Fri May 26th 10am – 5pm
  • Sat May 27th 9am – 5pm
  • Sun May 28th 9am – 5pm

What Will Be Provided?

  • Unlimited LN2 (plus flasks)
  • PSUs, monitors, keyboards, mice
  • Limited number of Intel Core i7 7700K and Intel Core i7 6950X processors
  • Limited number of X99 platform motherboards
  • Food and drinks throughout the day

How Do I Get a Ticket?

At the moment we also trying to bring a memory partner on board as well as a thermal paste partner. The finer details will become clearer as the days go by. All the above costs just $103.49 (inc. taxes and fees). A pretty solid offer for any overclocker in Taiwan in the days leading up to Computex 2017.

Extreme Overclocking Workshops

Valued media partners are invited to get up to speed with the art of Extreme Overclocking with expert tuition from experienced elite overclockers. Each workshop session offers around 20-30 mins of cooling with liquid nitrogen to push the latest unlocked Intel ‘Kaby Lake’ architecture processors to its limits. There are only few slots available per day so make sure to sign up soon for this memorable experience.

Where?

  • G.SKILL Booth, Nangang Exhibition Center

When?

  • From 10am until 6pm – May 30th to June 2nd

How Do I Take Part?

  • Contact mdl@technikpr.com and book a session

G.SKILL OC World Cup 2017

G.SKILL return to Computex for their annual OC World Cup contest, an extreme overclocking contest where $10,000 USD in cash prizes is at stake. As an added incentive, the winner of the 2017 World Cup will also be crowned OCWC Champion – Taipei 2017, winning a ticket to the Overclocking World Championship Final at the end of the year. The G.SKILL World Cup 2017 will be held at the G.SKILL booth from May 30th to June 2nd and will be the pinnacle of competitive extreme overclocking at Computex 2017.

Where?

  • G.SKILL Booth, Nangang Exhibition Center

When?

  • From 10am until 6pm – May 30th to June 2nd

What Can I Expect?

  • Some seriously extreme and competitive live overclocking.

G.SKILL OC World Record Stage

For the sixth year running G.SKILL will host the OC World Record Stage. On each day of Computex 2017 a different team of Elite overclockers representing the world’s leading motherboard vendors will be invited to the G.SKILL booth for some seriously extreme overclocking. Overclocking talent from ASRock, ASUS, EVGA, GIGABYTE, and MSI will attempt to break as many World Records as possible.

Where?

  • G.SKILL Booth, Nangang Exhibition Center

When?

  • From 10am until 6pm – May 30th to June 2nd (Check the G.SKILL website for details).

What Can I Expect?

  • Some of the world’s most talented overclockers hunting performance world records.

You can also learn more about the Taipei – 2017 event here.

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