In 2005, was registered as domain for the front-end of the HWBOT forum software. Founder Frederik Colardyn developed the back-end software in to a standalone platform that would change the face of competitive overclocking. In 2020 HWBOT was taken over by Roman Hartung (Der8auer) together with his associate Eike Salow. 2021 will be an important transition year for the site. Focussing on improved site performance and user functionality.

Combining the strength of many communities and the innovative mind-set of early staff, HWBOT has continually set new industry standards for overclocking competitions and regulations. Innovation and community spirit are the cornerstone of the HWBOT product strategy. Both are a key component in the evolution of overclocking and helped maintaining long-term relations with online communities and the hardware industry.

HWBOT has grown to be the world's leading platform for competitive overclocking. With the global headquarters in Taipei, Taiwan, HWBOT serves a community of 100,000 overclockers with a staff of 8 people. HWBOT provides a platform for overclocking in the forms of the competition platform, the Overclockers Leagues and its Hardware database.

We work together with leading players in the hardware industry such as ASUS, eVGA ,GIGABYTE, G.SKILL, Intel, Kingston HyperX, and MSI.

Our mission:

  • Evangelize overclocking
  • Convert enthusiasts into passionate overclockers
  • Support the community via Community forum and HWBOT Discord channel
  • Further professionalize extreme overclocking

General Contact Information


Dorfstr. 28C, 21365 Adendorf
ID: DE 336341285
CEOs: Dipl.-Inf. (FH) Eike Salow, B.Eng.  Roman Hartung

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    Below you can find some examples of  Press Releases from HWBOT.

      • November 28, 2017 - HWBOT,​​ Intel,​​ Seasonic ​​and​​ CaseKing Host​​ the​​ Overclocking ​​World Championship ​​2017​​ in​​ Berlin, ​​Germany
      • October 24, 2017 - HWBOT​​ Host​​ ‘Performance ​​Matters - Six​​ by​​ South​​ Wharf’​​ Event​​ at ​​PAX ​​AU
      • October 19, 2017 - HWBOT ​​World​​ Tour​​ Debuts ​​Down Under, ​​Attends ​​PAX​​ AU ​​in​​ Melbourne
      • October 18, 2017 - HWBOT ​​World ​​Tour​​ 2017​​ Returns​​ to Taiwan​​ for​​ Exclusive​​ Pop​​ Up​​ OC ​​Event
      • September 26, 2017 - HWBOT​ ​World​​ Tour​​ 2017 ​​Visits ​​Russia for ​​IgroMir​​ Expo
      • September 25, 2017 - HWBOT ​​Hosts ​​‘Performance ​​Matters ​- Multicore ​​Madness​​ Moscow ’ ​​Event​​ - ​​48 Cores,​​ 96​​ Threads​ ​and​ ​lots ​​of​​ LN2
      • August 30, 2017 - HWBOT​​ and​​ Partners​​ Jagat​​Review​​ to Host​​ Yogyakarta​​ 2017​​ World​​ Tour​​ Event
      • August 22, 2017 - HWBOT World Tour Attends DreamHack Montreal 2017
      • July 12, 2017 - The HWBOT World Tour Returns to Cape Town, South Africa for EGE