Intel Developer Forum – San Francisco — September 11, 2013 — Corsair®, a worldwide designer of high-performance components to the PC hardware market, today announced that a dream team of the world’s top overclockers set five new overclocking world records at the OC Main Event sponsored by ASUS®, Corsair, and Intel®.
The overclockers at the OC Main Event included Ronaldo Bussali (Rbuass), Roy Komansilan (Dumo), Charles Wirth (Fugger), Ian Graham Parry (8-Pack), and Mike Gorius (Gunslinger). All worked together to push the limited of overclocking using PCs equipped with Corsair memory, ASUS motherboards, and the latest Intel Core® i7 Extreme “Ivy Bridge-E” processors. Through close teamwork, the overclockers successfully set five new high scores including a new quad channel memory overclock speed of 3900MHz using Corsair’s Vengeance Extreme 3000MHz memory kit.
The scores recorded at the event are as follows:
New Record Score
|3DMark 11 (entry)||
|3DMark 11 (performance)||
|3DMark 11 Firestrike||
|CPU-Z Memory – quad channel||
Founded in 1994, Corsair supplies high performance products purchased primarily by PC gaming enthusiasts who build their own PCs or buy pre-assembled customized systems. The company’s award-winning products include DDR3 memory upgrades, mobile storage drives, power supply units, solid-state drives, PC speakers, gaming headsets, gaming keyboards, laser gaming mice, system monitoring and control devices, PC cooling products, and computer cases.