Last February, we realized that after a three-year absence, G.SKill could be organizing a brand new version of itsoverclocking competitors: the “GSKill OC World Cup 2023”. The first a part of this competitors was organized on Hwbot to find out the 9 greatest overclockers certified to go to Computex 2023. Yesterday and the day earlier than have been the qualifying rounds after which the finals.
The 9 overclockers who took half in this qualification section have been Rauf, Seby9123, CENS, snakeeyes, biso biso, Luumi, Micka, sergmann and ZeR0_Dan. They competed on six benchmarks: DDR5 Memory Frequency, Geekbench6 – Multi Core, HWBOT x265 Benchmark – 1080p, 3DMark11 Physics, y-cruncher – Pi-2.5b and TremendousPi – 32M. In this sport, the highest three finishers have been Sweden’s Rauf, America’s Seby9123 and Germany’s CENS.
In the ultimate, it was the American Seby9123, aged simply 20, who took first place regardless of being the one “novice” within the competitors. Congratulations to him! As a reminder, GSKill had a cashprize of $40000 US, with an envelope of $10000 for first place, $6500 for second place and $5000 for third place. The different qualifiers additionally acquired a part of the money prize.
It’s nice to see these overclocking competitions beginning up once more after the pandemic. Let’s hope it’ll give concepts to different manufacturers who additionally organized competitions a couple of years in the past. All photographs of the competitors could be discovered on the GSKill web site.