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Archive for October 21st, 2018

GIGABYTE Launch ‘Pi is Returned’ Overclocking Contest at HWBOT.org

Taipei, Taiwan, August 16th, 2013 – GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today announced the launch of its latest overclocking contest at HWBOT.org, ‘Pi is Returned’. From August 16th until September 16th 2013, all HWBOT members are invited to pit their overclocking skills against each other competing for $5,000 in cash prizes on SuperPi, the original and classic CPU and memory benchmark. The ‘Pi is Returned’ contest consists of both AMD FM2 and AM3+ platform groups, each with stages centered around SuperPi 1M and SuperPi 32M benchmarks. $5,000 US Dollars in cash is offered as prize money to both 1st and 2nd place finishers, with GIGABYTE F2A85XN-WIFI and GIGABYTE 990FXA-UD3 motherboards plus CPUs and APUs offered for 3rd place. An additional cash prize is also offered for the highest world records achieved at each stage. ‘Pi is Returned’ – Groups and Stages Group A – FM1/2 (Llano/Trinity/Richland) Stage1: Super Pi 1M 1st place $500 2nd place $250 3rd place F2A85XN-WIFI & AMD A10-6800K World Record – $500 Stage2:Super Pi 32M 1st place $500 2nd place $250 3rd place F2A85XN-WIFI & AMD A10-6800K World Record – $500 Group B – AM3+ (Bulldozer/Piledriver) Stage1:Super Pi 1M 1st place $500 2nd place $250 3rd place 990FXA-UD3 & AMD FX-8350 World Record – $500 Stage2:Super Pi 32M 1st place $500 2nd place $250 3rd place 990FXA-UD3 & AMD FX-8350 World Record – $500 ...



GIGABYTE Launch First AMD Gaming Motherboard: G1.Sniper A88X

Taipei, Taiwan, August 16th, 2013 – GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today announced its new FM2+ motherboards including the newest addition to its G1-Killer range of gaming motherboards, the GIGABYTE G1.Sniper A88X. Debuting two exclusive audio features including GIGABYTE USB DAC-UP, an exclusive feature optimized for users employing a Digital-to-Analog Converter, and Gain Boost which provides high gain output for advanced headphones and speakers, the GIGABYTE G1.Sniper A88X provides the highest caliber onboard audio experience for discerning audiophiles. “We’ve had a lot of customer interest in expanding our G1-Killer gaming motherboard range to include an AMD platform model.” commented Henry Kao, Vice President of GIGABYTE Motherboard Business Unit. ”By also developing unique audio features that make a real difference to the overall experience, we’re confident this board will be a real hit with gamers and audiophiles alike.” GIGABYTE AMP-UP Audio: Redefining Motherboard Audio GIGABYTE AMP-UP Audio combines a range of unique features and technologies that are designed to give audio enthusiasts and PC gamers more control over their motherboard audio than ever before. USB DAC-UP Featuring a gold plated USB 2.0 port, GIGABYTE USB DAC-UP provides clean, noise-free power delivery to your Digital-to-Analog Converter. DACs can be sensitive to fluctuations in power from the other USB ports, which is why GIGABY...





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