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GIGABYTE Announces Pentium G6950 Overclocking Contest on HWBOT
Friday, 04 June 2010 14:34

GIGABYTE announced a new overclocking completion in conjunction with called the Pentium G6950 Overclocking Contest.

During the month of June, GIGABYTE would like to test your skills at overclocking the Intel Pentium G6950 CPU. Each week, we will offer a different benchmark challenge, and at the end of the 4th week, the overclocker with the most points wins a new upgrade of both a GIGABYTE GA-X58A-UD7 motherboard and retail Intel Core™ i7 930 CPU.

Rules: Contestants must use any GIGABYTE H55 or P55 motherboard and an Intel Pentium G6950 CPU. Scores must be submitted and approved by HWBOT.

Weekly Benchmarks:
Week 1: Super Pi 1m
Week 2: Super Pi 32m
Week 3: Wprime 32m
Week 4: Wprime 1024m

Weekly Points:
1st Place: 10 points
2nd Place: 8 points
3rd Place: 6 points
4th Place: 5 points
5th Place: 4 points
6th Place: 3 points
7th Place: 2 points
8th Place: 1 point

To learn more about the GIGABYTE Pentium G6950 Overclocking Contest, please visit: