|MSI Master Overclocking Arena 2011|
|News - Featured Website News|
|Written by Olin Coles|
|Thursday, 06 January 2011|
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MSI Master Overclocking Arena 2011
Americas Finals: Pole Position Raceway, Las Vegas, Nevada.
World Ranked overclockers from North America and Latin America have assembled to compete using Intel's high-end X58 platform and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580 GPU for a seat at the global final in Taipei, Taiwan. This MOA event was timed to coincide with the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, the MSI Master Overclocking Arena was set to determine the finalists for the Americas region. Staged at the popular Pole Position Raceway near the Palms hotel, contestants were challenged to produce the best CPU and GPU performance results using identical hardware. The CPU portion of the event used Super-Pi performance results to determine the winner, while the graphics segment consisted of GPU benchmarks using 3dMark 2011.
MOA General Information:
Pole Position Raceway (near Palms Hotel) 4175 South Arville, Las Vegas, NV 89103
MOA 2011 AM Pre-Selection Winners
The following prizes will be handed out. If you won a prize, you will be contacted by a competition moderator.
Top-2 Winner of each stage
The top 2 winners from each stage will get a ticket to MOA 2011 AM Qualifier. Each winner can team up with 1 team member and be invited to MOA 2011 AM Qualifier, which makes a total of 10 teams. The MOA 2011 AM Qualifier takes place in Las Vegas, USA, January 6-7th.
Lucky Draw - Stage 1: MSI R5770 Hawk
Lucky Draw - Stage 2: MSI N460GTX Cyclone 1GD5
Lucky Draw - Stage 3: MSI P55A-GD65
Lucky Draw - Stage 4: MSI P55-GD85
Lucky Draw - Stage 5: MSI N460GTX Hawk