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Weekly Giveaway: Win a Biostar J1800NH2 Motherboard (Global Entry!)

We have teamed up with Biostar who is giving away three of its latest motherboards.

 

This week three lucky winners get the chance to win a new Biostar J1800NH2 motherboard. The highlights of this motherboard are its embedded dual-core Celeron processor, fanless operation for quiet computing, and low-power consumption.

 

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Intel Celeron J1800 Dual Core processor

The Intel® Celeron J1800(1M Cache, up to 2.58 GHz) is a dual-core processor. Although both parts are clocked the same, at 2.41 GHz, the J1800 also incorporates Burst Technology, that can boost operating frequency up to 2.58 GHz. The maximum GPU frequency was also increased on the J1800 to 792 MHz, while the base GPU speed stayed at 688 MHz. The rest of the specs have not changed.It supports DDR3L-1333 memory and fit into 10 Watt thermal envelope.

 

SmartSpeedLAN

SmartSpeedLAN is a free software application which monitors and manages your PC's network behavior. With user-friendly GUI, it allows you to select and prioritize different types of network traffic, including gaming, media streaming, communications or web surfing.You can also set any specific applications, choosing to prioritize or block accordingly. SmartSpeedLAN can feature automatic management options that use adaptive networking intelligence to ensure that you are getting the best online experience possible.

 

 

Rules and Conditions

 

Step 1 - Like TweakTown's Facebook Fan Page at http://www.Facebook.com/TweakTown. Your like will be confirmed.

 

Step 2 - Like Biostar's Facebook Fan Page at http://www.Facebook.com/BiostarHQ. Your like will be confirmed.

 

Step 3 - Like this News Post on TweakTown!

 

Step 4 - Like and Share this post at Facebook!

 

Step 5 - Make any comment on the same post at Facebook!

 

Step 6 - Sit back and hope you are a winner - good luck!

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Regenerate a 'Doctor Who: Deep Breath' Blu-ray in our latest promotion

Thanks to our friends at Roadshow Home Entertainment, we have copies of this week's Blu-ray release of 'Deep Breath', the first episode in the latest season of 'Doctor Who' up for grabs for ten lucky readers!

 

Directed by acclaimed Director Ben Wheatley (Sightseers, A Field in England) and written by Lead Writer and Executive Producer Steven Moffat, the beginning of the Twelfth Doctor's era stars Peter Capaldi as the Doctor, Jenna Coleman as his companion (Clara Oswald) and sees the return of fan favourites The Paternoster Gang - Madame Vastra (Neve McIntosh), Jenny Flint (Catrin Stewart) and Strax (Dan Starkey) in a pulse-racing adventure through Victorian London.

 

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To go into the running to take one Blu-ray copy home, simply correctly answer the following question:

 

Name the star of the latest incarnation of Doctor Who

 

To enter, simply 'like' this post and share via Facebook or Twitter and send your answers, along with your postal address to ben at TweakTown dot com before the competition closes on September 11th. The total prize pool is $249.95.

 

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'Doctor Who: Deep Breath' is available on Blu-ray and DVD from Australian retailers on September 10th.

One way to win a copy of 'A Million Ways to Die in The West' Blu-ray

Thanks to our friends at Universal Sony Home Entertainment, we have copies of this week's Blu-ray release of Seth MacFarlane's 'A Million Ways to Die in The West' up for grabs for ten lucky readers!

 

In Arizona 1882 nothing comes easy in the bitterly unforgiving Old West except dying. Albert (Seth MacFarlane), is a soft man in hard times who really doesn't fit in. Adding to Albert's distress and feelings of inadequacy, his girlfriend (Amanda Seyfried) leaves him for the towns moustache groomer (Neil Patrick-Harris). When a mysterious and beautiful woman (Charlize Theron) rides into town she helps him find his courage. However, when her husband (Liam Neeson), a notorious outlaw, arrives seeking revenge, the farmer must put his new found courage to the test.

 

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To go into the running to take one Blu-ray copy home, simply correctly answer the following question:

 

Name of the ten regular characters that Seth MacFarlane voices on 'Family Guy'

 

To enter, simply 'like' this post and share via Facebook or Twitter and send your answers, along with your postal address to ben at TweakTown dot com before the competition closes on September 5th.

 

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'A Million Ways to Die in The West' is available on Blu-ray and UltraViolet Digital Copy combo pack, DVD and Digital Copy combo pack and Digital from Australian retailers on September 4th.

Take home 'Transcendence' in our latest Blu-ray promotion

Thanks to our friends at Roadshow Home Entertainment, we have copies of this week's Blu-ray release of 'Transcendence' up for grabs for six lucky readers!

 

Dr. Will Caster (Johnny Depp) is the foremost researcher in the field of Artificial Intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines the collective intelligence of everything ever known with the full range of human emotions. His highly controversial experiments have made him famous, but they have also made him the prime target of anti-technology extremists who will do whatever it takes to stop him.

 

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To go into the running to take one Blu-ray copy home, simply correctly answer the following question:

 

What is the name of the world's fastest current super computer?

 

To enter, simply 'like' this post and share via Facebook or Twitter and send your answers, along with your postal address to ben at TweakTown.com before the competition closes on August 28th.

 

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'Transcendence' is available on Blu-ray and UltraViolet Digital Copy combo pack, DVD and Digital Copy combo pack and Digital from Australian retailers on August 27th.

Nab Captain America: The Winter Soldier on Blu-ray in our latest promo

Thanks to our friends at Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, we have copies of this week's Blu-ray release of 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' up for grabs for three lucky readers!

 

After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Marvel's 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' finds Steve Rogers, aka Captain America, living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a SHIELD colleague comes under attack, Rogers becomes embroiled in a web of intrigue that threatens to put the world at risk. Joining forces with the Black Widow, Captain America struggles to expose the ever-widening conspiracy while fighting off professional assassins sent to silence him at every turn. When the full scope of the villainous plot is revealed, Captain America and the Black Widow enlist the help of a new ally, the Falcon. However, they soon find themselves up against an unexpected and formidable enemy - the Winter Soldier.

 

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To go into the running to take one Blu-ray copy home, simply correctly answer the following question:

 

Name the two comic book artists who created the character Captain America

 

To enter, simply 'like' this post and share via Facebook or Twitter and send your answers, along with your postal address to ben at TweakTown.com before the competition closes on August 22nd.

 

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'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' is available on 3D and 2D Blu-ray and HD Digital Copy combo pack Blu-ray, 2D Blu-ray and HD Digital Copy combo pack Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Copy combo pack and Digital from Australian retailers on August 13th.

Wake up Disney's Sleeping Beauty in our Blu-ray giveaway

Thanks to our friends at Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, we have copies of this weeks Blu-ray release of 'Sleeping Beauty' up for grabs for three lucky readers!

 

Released from the Disney Vault for a very limited time, 'Sleeping Beauty' is set to enchant a whole new generation, with stunningly beautiful animation fully remastered in high definition, alongside illuminating extra features.

 

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To go into the running to take one Blu-ray copy home, simply correctly answer the following question:

 

Name both names that the titular Sleeping Beauty goes by during the film

 

To enter, simply 'like' this post and share via Facebook or Twitter and send your answers, along with your postal address to ben at TweakTown.com before the competition closes on August 14th.

 

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'Sleeping Beauty' is available on Blu-ray and HD Digital Copy combo pack Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Copy combo pack and Digital from Australian retailers on August 13th.

Swing a copy of Amazing Spider-Man 2 in our latest Blu-ray giveaway!

Thanks to our friends at Universal Sony Pictures Entertainment Australia, we have copies of this weeks Blu-ray release of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2: The Rise of Electro' up for grabs for 20 lucky readers!

 

'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' sees Peter Parker enjoying his new-found abilities, swinging from sky scrapers, spending time with girlfriend Gwen Stacy and embracing his role as hero to New York City. However, Peter soon finds that being gifted with super powers comes at a price: only Spider-Man stands between the innocent people of New York and the villains that lurk around every corner. When a new evil comes to town in the form of Electro (Jamie Foxx), Spider-Man faces his most grueling, testing battle to date.

 

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To go into the running to take one Blu-ray copy home, simply correctly answer the following question:

 

Name the legendary comic book artist who created the character of Spider-Man

 

To enter, simply 'like' this post and share via Facebook or Twitter and send your answers, along with your postal address to ben at TweakTown.com before the competition closes on August 14th.

 

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'The Amazing Spider-Man 2: The Rise of Electro' is available on 3D/2D/DVD/UltraViolet Combo Pack Blu-ray, 2D Blu-ray/DVD/UltraViolet Combo Pack Blu-ray, DVD/UltraViolet Combo Pack and Digital from Australian retailers on August 14th.

Weekly Giveaway: Win a 960GB SanDisk Extreme Pro SSD (Global Entry!)

We have teamed up with SanDisk who is giving away one of its latest performance solid state drives.

 

This week one lucky winner gets the chance to win a new SanDisk Extreme Pro 960GB SSD. Yep, you read right! Almost a 1TB full-of-speedy-goodness flash storage drive, enough so you can even store your games on it for getting into your game quicker.

 

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Here is what Chris Ramseyer had to say about the drive that scored 96% from his review:

 

If you're looking for high performance and high capacity, the SanDisk Extreme PRO is the only real product ready for your hard workload tasks. The drive IS the fastest SATA option available, and it delivers PCIe-like performance consistency today without an adapter or special motherboard. As the fastest SATA SSD on the market, the drive fits into a wide range of use cases, and without a doubt, this is the one you want to buy if you can afford the $599 price point.

 

 

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Step 1 - Like TweakTown's Facebook Fan Page at http://www.Facebook.com/TweakTown. Your like will be confirmed.

 

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Step 3 - Like this News Post on TweakTown!

 

Step 4 - Like and Share this post at Facebook!

 

Step 5 - Make any comment on the same post at Facebook!

 

Step 6 - Sit back and hope you are a winner - good luck!

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Feel the 'Need for Speed' in our latest Blu-ray giveaway

Thanks to our friends at Disney Home Entertainment Australia, we have copies of this weeks Blu-ray release of the big screen adaptation of EA Games 'The Need for Speed' to give away to three lucky readers.

 

Buckle up with star Aaron Paul ("Breaking Bad"), Dominic Cooper, Imogen Poots, Scott Mescudi (aka Kid Cudi), Dakota Johnson and Michael Keaton in this high-speed tale about an underground driver (Paul) who sets off on a race for revenge against the wealthy ex-NASCAR driver (Cooper) who framed him for a crime he didn't commit. Delivering real speed, real danger and real action, this turbo-charged thriller explodes on screen on Blu-ray and Digital HD with spectacular high definition picture and sound!

 

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To go into the running to take one Blu-ray copy home, simply correctly answer the following question:

 

What year was the first 'Need for Speed' game released?

 

To enter, simply 'like' this post and share via Facebook or Twitter and send your answers, along with your postal address to ben at TweakTown.com before the competition closes on August 7th. The total prize pool is approximately $119.85.

 

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'Need for Speed' is available on 3D Blu-ray, 2D Blu-ray, DVD and Digital from Australian retailers on August 6th.

Build your Blu-ray empire in our 300: Rise of an Empire giveaway

To celebrate this week's release of the semi sequel to '300' - 'Rise of an Empire' on home video formats, our friends at Warner Bros. Home Entertainment have supplied us with copies of the film on Blu-ray to give away to five lucky readers.

 

Filled with over an hours worth of extra features including a documentary and featurettes, '300: Rise of an Empire' is sure to be an audio and visual treat on Blu-ray.

 

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To go into the running to take one copy home, simply correctly answer the following question in 35 words or less:

 

Which actor played King Leonidas in the original '300'?

 

To enter, simply 'like' this post and share via Facebook or Twitter and send your answers, along with your postal address to ben at TweakTown.com before the competition closes on July 17th. The total prize pool is approximately $199.75.

 

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'300: Rise of an Empire' is available on 3D, 2D + UltraViolet Blu-ray, 2D + UltraViolet Blu-ray and DVD + UltraViolet combo packs from Australian retailers on July 16th.

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