HWBOT Confirms Partners for HWBOT World Tour Asia Pacific, Indonesia

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HWBOT Confirms Partners for HWBOT World Tour Asia Pacific, Indonesia

Primary Partner Intel Joined by ASUS, BIOSTAR, GIGABYTE and MSI, plus Corsair, Phillips, Seasonic and Streacom

September 1st, 2016, Taipei, Taiwan – HWBOT, an organization regulating international Overclocking competitions and rankings today announces Intel as primary partners for the Asia Pacific leg of the HWBOT World Tour which will be held in conjunction with JagatReview at the Yogyakomtek event in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

Overclockers will compete on Intel Core i5 6600K processors for the duration of the event which is supported by Intel. Primary partner Intel is joined by motherboard partners ASUS, BIOSTAR, GIGABYTE and MSI, with power supplies from Seasonic, memory from Corsair, displays from Phillips and Open Benchtables from Streacom.

“Once again we are fortunate to have the help and support of some of the industry’s most respected hardware manufacturers for the HWBOT World Tour stop in Indonesia,” commented Pieter-Jan Plaisier, Director at HWBOT. “We are excited to join with JagatReview and integrate the influential Amateur Overclocking Contest (AOCT) into the HWBOT World Tour schedule, an undeniable source of Indonesian overclocking talent.”

HWBOT World Tour 2016: Asia Pacific – September 3rd to 7th 2016

The final leg of the HWBOT World Tour 2016 lands in Yogyakarta, Indonesia for five days of seriously competitive amateur and extreme overclocking. The event will be split into two sections. First we will have the AOCT (Amateur Overclocking Tournament) which will be hosted and organised by JagatReview from September 3rd to 5th. This will be followed by the HWBOT World Series on September 6th and 7th which will see extreme, sub-zero overclocking from the country’s top overclockers.

AOCT (Amateur Overclocking Tournament) 2016

Organised by local overclocking syndicate JagatReview AOCT 2014 (Amateur Overclocking Tournament) competition is an Indonesian-only overclocking tournament organized by the team of JagatReview.com. JagatReview is an active force in the world of overclocking, delivering year-over-year participants contending for the top positions in global contests. The annual AOCT is one of the world’s largest amateur live overclocking tournaments.

The AOCT event will span three days and include auditions and workshops followed by qualifying rounds and the final. Here’s the schedule in full:

Note, all amateur contestants will compete using motherboards from each vendor. Overclockers will have to prove that they have the skills needed to overclock Intel Sixth Generation Core i5 processors on Z170 motherboards from ASUS, MSI, GIGABYTE, BIOSTAR.

The AOCT is open to all Indonesians, however JagatReview do have strict rules that ensure only true amateurs may take part. For more details, visit the contest page here on the JagatReview website: http://oc.jagatreview.com/2016/08/pendaftaran-aoct-2016-grand-battle-resmi-dibuka/

In keeping with tradition of previous AOCT events, prizes for the winners will remain secret until the day of the contest.

HWBOT World Series Asia Pacific: Overview

The World Series Asia Pacific contest will follow the same general format as we have seen at previous World Tour events. The first day will involve a qualification round lasting three hours.

For full details about the contest rules and restrictions, please visit HWBOT.org: http://hwbot.org/news/13875_hwbot_announces_contest_rules_world_series_yogyakomtek_indonesia/

World Series Asia Pacific: Prizes

As with any HWBOT World Series contest the grand prize is a ticket to compete in the World Championship Finals in Berlin in December of this year. Plus other hardware prizes that include second and third place:

1st Place :

  • Ticket to the HWBOT World Championship Finals
  • Intel Core i7 6700K processor
  • Seasonic X-750W Power Supply
  • Open Benchtable

2nd Place :

  • Seasonic X-750W Power Supply
  • Corsair Vengeance LED 2666 C16 2 x 8GB DDR4 Kit
  • Open Benchtable

3rd Place :

  • Corsair Vengeance LED 2666 C16 2 x 8GB DDR4 Kit
  • Open Benchtable

4th Place :

  • Philips 19.5” Monitor

How to Attend the HWBOT World Series Asia Pacific

The HWBOT World Series Asia Pacific contest is open to participating overclockers with a World Tour ticket. Tickets include unlimited LN2 and cost $100 USD (plus booking fee). Tickets can be purchased from Eventbrite using the link below: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/hwbot-world-tour-2016-yogyakomtek-yogyakarta-tickets-26998426019?aff=HWBOT

More details about the HWBOT World Tour can be found here: http://hwbot.org/article/world-tour-2016

Belgium Massman says:

So happy to see another AOCT event :):D

Indonesia speed.fastest says:

Looks good. See you there ;)

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