GIGABYTE Announces Summer Spectacular 2017 Overclocking Contest

[Press Release] GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, is excited to announce the start of Summer Spectacular 2017, the third of four contests in GIGABYTE’s 2017 overclocking season. A total prize pool of over $2,500 USD in enthusiast-grade hardware is available for the top three contestants in both Ambient and Extreme cooling categories along with six “Lucky Draw” winners.

With this contest restricted to only Intel® Core i3-7350K CPUs and NVIDIA® GT730 graphics cards, the playing fields are evened as participants look to push budget hardware to their limits! For those just learning the ins and outs of overclocking—a lucky draw is also part of this competition, where prizes including two GIGABYTE Z270X-UD3 are up for grabs for participants who submit scores in all stages of the competition. Prize info and event rules for Summer Spectacular 2017 are listed below:

Summer Spectacular 2017: May 1st, 2017 – May 31th, 2017

Ambient Cooling Class :

  • 1st Place Prize -GIGABYTE GeForce GTX 1070 Mini-ITX OC ($399.99 USD)
  • 2nd Place Prize -GIGABYTE Gaming Z270X-Gaming SOC ($239.99 USD)
  • 3rd Place Prize - G.SKILL TridentZ Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4 3600 Memory ($159.99 USD)

Extreme Cooling Class

  • 1st Place Prize - Intel® Core i7-7700K ($349.99 USD)
  • 2nd Place Prize - GIGABYTE Gaming Z270X-Gaming SOC ($239.99 USD)
  • 3rd Place Prize - GIGABYTE AORUS Z270X-Gaming 7 ($239.99 USD)

Lucky Draw Prizes

  • 2x GIGABYTE Gaming Z270X-UD3 ($149.99 USD)
  • 2x G.SKILL TridentZ Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4 3600 Memory ($159.99 USD)
  • ENERMAX Platimax 850W PSU ($169.99 USD)
  • Open Benchtable ($149.99 USD)

To enter and for more event details, please visit the contest page at HWBOT:!/round/gbt_summer_spectacular


Taiwan sdougal says:

Some great prizes on offer once again from GIGABYTE...

Czech Republic buildzoid says:

I'm in

Taiwan sdougal says:

buildzoid said: I'm in

We demand a volt-mod video!

Indonesia Lucky_n00b says:

In ;)

United States Strong Island says:

definitely in for this. love another kepler comp. was such a fun architecture compared with maxwell and pascal. pretty much last chips that scaled on ambient with volts

Belgium leeghoofd says:

Way to go Gigabyte, nailing it!

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