GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today announces the winner of its latest overclocking competition, the GIGABYTE ‘Dig for Victory’ contest, an open overclocking contest hosted at HWBOT.org. Running from March 13th to April 12th 2013, the GIGABYTE ’Dig for Victory’ overclocking contest consisted of two stages centered on the new 3DMark from Futuremark.
Dig for Victory – Contest Rules and Stages
Stage 1: 3DMark Cloud Gate -
Any AMD Trinity APU
Stage 2: 3DMark Fire Strike – Any AMD Bulldozer CPU + any
AMD 5000 Series GPU
Dig for Victory – Contest Winner
Stage 1: Xtreme Addict (Poland) – 9352
Stage 2: Xtreme Addict (Poland) – 4830 marks
The GIGABYTE Dig for Victory contest was open to all HWBOT members. For more
details, competition rules and standings, please visit the Dig for Victory
contest page at HWBOT.org.
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AMD FX-8350 Processors
Based on the latest Piledriver architecture, the AMD FX-8350 is an unlocked
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overclocking ability, the new Piledriver microarchitecture is the second
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