MSI Xtreme Speeder P55

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MSI launched P55 Xtreme Speed series mainboards for two months now, and countless worldwide top media gave MSI P55 the highest recommendation on performance, stability and quality. Therefore, on behalf of MSI, we invite all overclockers around the world to join the Xtreme Speeder P55 Online Competition and to challenge undiscovered extreme overclocking territory of MSI P55 and Intel Lynnfield CPU.

The Xtreme Speeder P55 online competition consists of one main competition, divided into three stages with each a subchallenge. This sounds extremely complicated in theory, but you'll see that it is in fact a very straight-forward competition.

Competition Period:

- Start: 15/11/2009 (15th of November 2009) 12:00:00 CEST

- End: 13/12/2009 (13th of December 2009) 12:00:00 CEST

Scoring methodology

For each stage, this is the scoring algorythm:

- 1st = 10 points

- 2nd = 8 points

- 3rd = 6 points

- 4th = 5 points

- 5th = 4 points

- 6th = 3 points

- 7th = 2 points

- 8th = 1 point

The points gathered in each stage will be added up and the one with the highest score wins the competition.


  • MSI Xtreme Speeder P55 is closed since 13 December 2009.
  • This competition is between Members.

This competition is closed. You can no longer join.



This competition was open to everyone.

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  • MSI P55 Xtreme Speeder Competition Winners

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    To win any of the prizes, you have to end in the top 3 of the overall ranking. This means that you will have to work hard to have a decent result in all three stages.


    1. First place receives USD $2000 (incl. TAX)!
    2. Second place receives USD $1500 (incl. TAX)!
    3. Third place receives USD $1000 (incl. TAX)!

    As a special reward for those who use a cheaper Core i5 750 (without HT), MSI also awards USD $1000 (incl. TAX)! for the best overall Core i5!

  • MSI P55 Xtreme Speeder Stage Winners

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    Win in any of the three stages (CPU-Z, SuperPI or Wprime), and earn $1000 (incl. TAX)!

  • MSI P55 Xtreme Speeder World Record breaker

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    Next to the Xtreme Speeder rankings, MSI chose to add a special subchallenge for those who win by breaking a world record during this competition. So, in order to win this prize, you have to win the stage and break the world record.

    Prize: USD $500 (incl. TAX)

    World records to break:

  • MSI P55 Xtreme Speeder Lucky Draw


    Each week, 6 random participants will be selected for a lucky draw prize. 1 lucky person will receive an MSI Big Bang motherboard, the other 5 persons receive a unique MSI Big Bang Bag.
    Weekly prizes:
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    The Lucky Draw event takes place every sunday, so 22/11, 29/11, 06/12 and 13/12. Note that MSI reserves the right to change prizes and details without prior notice.

HWBOT General Rules and Guidelines

Here at HWBOT we try our best to deliver a fair and enjoyable playing field for all those who participate in the rankings and competition. To be able to provide this kind of service we have tried to design some submission and general rules to help remove any doubts about whether something is allowed or not. Based on continued experience these rules will be updated, expanded and completed as time goes by. Please check back for any updates.