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GIGABYTE Wins Top Industry Awards at Computex 2013

Taipei, Taiwan, June 21th, 2013 – GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today announced three prestigious awards claimed during Computex 2013, including two Design and Innovation awards from Computex organizers TAITRA in conjunction with iF, and the Best of Computex Award from respected media Tom’s Hardware.   “We’re really honored to receive this kind of recognition from two of the industry’s most respected bodies,” commented Henry Kao, Vice President of GIGABYTE Motherboard Business Unit. “GIGABYTE’s flagship 8 series motherboards showcase our determination to offer innovative features, highest quality components and the absolute best DIY PC experience.”   COMPUTEX d&i awards 2013 – Organized by iF At this year’s d&I awards, Computex organizers TAITRA, partnered with iF (International Forum Design), one of the most revered and influential institutions in the field of industrial design, to adjudicate the design and innovation awards, selecting the most outstanding products after careful and extensive deliberation by a jury of specially appointed, professional judges.   In the Computex d&i award category of components + parts, GIGABYTE won with its submissions for both GIGABYTE G1.Sniper 5 and GIGABYTE Z87X-OC Force motherboards.   Learn more about Computex d&i Awards here: http://www.computextaipei.com.tw/en_US/news/info.html?id=DF8365444EE2FFBA More information ab...

GeForce GTX TITAN GPUs Power Red Bull Training Grounds Event

SANTA CLARA, Calif.—June 21, 2013—NVIDIA is proud to have GeForce® GTX TITAN GPUs powering the Red Bull Training Grounds where eight pro StarCraft II players will show off their elite RTS skills to the rest of the world in a series of live-streamed scrimmages and a tournament with over $8K in prize money at stake. Last week, Red Bull eSports launched www.redbull.com/eSports, a digital destination for eSports editorial and entertainment. In the first of a series of Red Bull eSports tournament events in 2013, Red Bull Training Grounds invites eight pro players, who will scrimmage in a series of round-robin matches over the course of the first two days, giving each athlete the opportunity to experience one another’s signature tactics and evasive rebuttals. At the completion of each scrimmage, players head to the analysis booth to discuss and critique their performance, giving the audience at home a bleacher seat to the training regimes and techniques of top players, gaining strategic insight right alongside the pros from June 21 – 23. You can watch the action from the Red Bull Training Grounds via a live digital broadcast this weekend at: http://www.redbull.com/esports/ The full weekend schedule from Friday 6/21 through Sunday 6/23 is: · Friday – 2pm-9pm · Sat – 2pm-9pm · Sun – 2pm-7pm VODs will be hosted at: www.youtube.com/redbullESPORTS. At the core of the Red Bull eSports competition technology is the world’s fastest single GPU, the Ge...


OCZ Vertex 450 256GB

The OCZ Vector 450 is today's topic of discussion, and the M10 derivative of the Barefoot 3 controller promises top performance at a more affordable price point than the flagship OCZ Vector model as well. Replacing the Vertex 4, the new Vertex 450 looks to chew through incompressible data, unlike the competition's SandForce-controller drives. So how does the performance of the Vertex 450 measure up? Is it worth the investment? Let's dive in and find out.

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