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Digital Storm - Black ©¦OPS Gaming PC Integrates World¡¯s Fastest CPU at 4.4GHz

Posted: Mar 16, 2010 3:31 pm | CPU, APU & Chipsets Press Releases

Digital Storm¡¯ Black ©¦OPS Gaming PC Integrates World¡¯s Fastest CPU at 4.4GHz


Ultimate gaming PC updated with Intel¡¯s lighting-fast Core i7 980X Extreme Edition processor


Fremont, Calif. ¨C (March 16, 2010) ¨C Digital Storm, the predominant name in system integration, proudly announces a hardware update to its Black|OPS gaming systems. Now gamers can configure the Black|OPS machine with Intel¡¯s first consumer hexa-core processor, the Core i7-980X Extreme Edition.




With the addition of the 32nm Core i7-980X processor, also known as Gulftown, gamers can effortlessly run up to 12 computing threads at once, a feat that was once unimaginable. Intel¡¯s¡¯ new processor features an impressive 12MB L3 cache, which helps streamline operation by limiting the number of times the CPU needs to access DDR3 memory. The Core i7-980X has a clock speed of 3.33GHz, making it as fast as any processor Intel has ever created.


¡°The introduction of a six core processor with hyper threading capabilities is a momentous occasion for gaming enthusiasts,¡± remarked Rajeev Kuruppu, Digital Storm¡¯s Director of Product Development. ¡°With our TwisterBoost overclocking package, we can overclock the i7-980X to a record breaking 4.4GHz. The results we¡¯ve recorded on our test bench have been nothing short of astounding. I can honestly say that our Black OPS machines with this new CPU resulted in the most impressive gaming experience I¡¯ve ever had.¡±


Digital Storm¡¯s Black|OPS systems with Intel¡¯s Core i7-980X Extreme Edition are currently available for purchase at The Extreme configuration has a base price of $5,642 & each Digital Storm system comes with a 3 year parts and labor warranty, including replacement parts, and lifetime customer support.


For images or additional information, please contact Digital Storm Media Representative Brian Metcalf at or 305-576-1171 x11, or visit


To learn more about Digital Storm¡¯s complete product offerings, please visit


Black©¦OPS with Intel¡¯s Core i7-980X Technical Specifications




About Digital Storm


Founded in 2001, Digital Storm has rapidly emerged as the predominant name in system integration. With expertise in gaming and workstation PCs, Digital Storm¡¯s mission is to deliver its customers bleeding edge technology and performance, coupled with rock solid stability and support. As a validation of Digital Storm¡¯s success, the company has retained an ¡°A+¡± rating from the BBB since 2006 and its systems have received the industry¡¯s most prestigious awards.


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