G.SKILL’s 6th annual OC World Cup 2019 is over and congratulations to Alex@ro from Romania on the winning the champion title and taking home a total grand prize of $10,000 USD and a K|ngp|n Cooling GPU TEK-9 ICON 3.0 GPU LN2 Pot.
The annual G.SKILL OC World Cup is one of the biggest overclocking competition with the largest single cash prize for the champion at $10,000 USD. Alex@ro, Bullshooter, Dancop, IvanCupa, Lucky_n00b, Niuulh, Radi, rsannino, and safedisk – the top nine overclockers from the online qualifier round competed head-to-head on a live stage in front of worldwide audiences from the tech industry at the G.SKILL Computex booth. Master judges for the OC World Cup 2019 include experienced overclockers Hiwa, Steponz, l0ud_Silence, and Leeghoofd, as well as the administrators at HWBOT.
All contestants were using highest-performance retail hardware in the competition, including Intel Core i9-9900K processors, motherboards based on the Intel Z390 chipset, and G.SKILL DDR4 memory modules made with Samsung B-die components.
Alex@ro, Dancop, and Lucky_n00b emerged to compete against each other in the Grand Final stage after three days of the live qualifier round. Upon a full day of overclocking and benching, Alex@ro emerged as the winner in the final moments of the competition.