Corsair is sponsoring the Computex OC Main Event in conjunction with Intel. Top overclockers from around the world will be competing to see who can overclock the new Haswell CPUs and next-gen Corsair memory to the max. Prizes will include $20,000 in cash and the event will be broadcast live.
Thi La, Senior VP and GM of Memory and Enthusiast Component Products at Corsair:
We are excited to be hosting the premier overclocking event of Computex 2013 with our friends at Intel. Together we'll be unleashing the world's top overclockers for the first time on the latest Intel processors and our new line of Corsair memory. With the sheer level of overclocking talent and the capabilities of the new hardware, I anticipate seeing groundbreaking levels of performance.
The event can be watched live at Corsair's website on June 3 from 13:00-18:00 GMT+8. Overclockers competing for the top prize include well-known favorites, including 8-Pack, Andre, Coldest, Coolice, Der8auer, Dinos22, Elmor, Hazzan, HiCookie, Lin222, lucky_n00b, Mad222, Nick Shih, Pt1t, Slamms, Smoke, Splave, tor_za, ZoLKoRn, and Zzolio.