Steelrat and MaJ0r win Ukrainian Overclocking Championship 2010

Steelrat and MaJ0r win Ukrainian Overclocking Championship 2010

Six days ago, on 20th of March, several Ukrainian overclockers travelled to Kiev to participate in the Ukrainian Overclocking Championship 2010. A total of 14 overclockers went head-to-head in a race to the title of Ukrainian Overclocking Champion, a race that was won by Steelrat and MaJ0r.

The concept of this overclocking competition was a bit different from what we normally see: no voltage modifications, not liquid nitrogen. The frequency of the CPU was limited to 3600MHz and the graphics card had to be run at stock frequencies, so the overclockers had to find the optimal combination of QPI and memory frequency as well as memory timings, tweaking the operating system and so on. Using a benchmark such as 3DMark01 is very interesting for this type of competition, hence why it was, together with SuperPI 1M, the main target for this competition.

No world records were broken, obviously, but the competition did have a winning team formed by Steelrat and MaJ0r. Current HWBOT Ukrainia leader Nick.ua finished second.

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More information: “First Ukrainian Overclocking Championship 2010” @ XS


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Belgium Massman says:

Congrats!

Hope you guys had fun

Belgium richba5tard says:

Congrats!

jabski says:

congrats :)

Russian Federation NeoForce says:

Grats guys!

Germany BenchBros says:

Nice tweaking contest, congrats!

Austria Turrican says:

congratz guys :)

Ukraine SteelRat says:

Yeeep, it was a great event! Thanks friends! )

United States Brian y. says:

Looks like you guys had a great time:) Big props to giga for hosting!

Russian Federation SV1SH says:

congratz guys!

Ukraine Nick.ua says:

Ivent was good. Thx gigabyte for all.

Belgium leeghoofd says:

congraty lads

Taiwan janet.ji says:

cool! :)

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