The second round of this year’s Old School is Best School contest kicks off next, inviting old school Overclockers to revisit the classic AMD Socket 939 platform plus Nvidia GeForce 7 series graphics cards. Round 2 runs from January 15th to February 15th with three stages designed specifically to tickle your nostalgic senses.
Old School is Best School Round 2: January 15th to February 15th
Firstly, let me give you a quick rundown on exactly what the Old School is Best School contest is all about. We all know that many older overclockers can get pretty nostalgic and dewey-eyed for the ‘good old days’ of overclocking. We all remember the first PC we built, repaired or overclocked. The truth is that seasoned members on HWBOT and OC-SPORTS enjoy any excuse to revisit hardware platforms from the distant past, digging out boxes of classic hardware that we have stashed away in our attics and garages. An old school overclocker enjoys any kind of retro action, which is exactly the point of the Old School is Best School contest.
The OSiBS contest series spans the Overclocking season with month-long contests that challenge Overclockers to compete on three stages using specific hardware from the past. Here are the stages we have lined up in Round 2 of Season 3.
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