Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Thursday July 19, 2012

GIGABYTE Throws Down a ‘Classic Challenge’ to Overclockers Everywhere

GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today announced the GIGABYTE Classic Challenge, its latest overclocking competition hosted on Open until August 15th 2012, the GIGABYTE Classic Contest combines two classic stages, great prizes and a small twist. Overclockers are asked to compete on two classic benchmarks 3DMark 01 and Super Pi 32M with a GIGABYTE X79S-UP5 motherboard and a GIGABYTE X79-UP4 up for grabs. The twist? Simple. If one entrant has the raw talent to claim both stages, GIGABYTE will also award a bonus prize of a forthcoming GIGABYTE F2A85X-UP4.


Entrants can use any GIGABYTE Z77 series motherboard and must also use the official competition background. Retail hardware only. Usual HWBOT submission and verification rules apply.


  • Stage 1: GIGABYTE X79S-UP5

  • Stage 2: GIGABYTE X79-UP4

  • Bonus: GIGABYTE F2A85X-UP4