G.SKILL has just unveiled the 8th Annual OC World Cup 2024 overclocking competition with a total prize pool of USD$40,000, commencing with the Online Qualifier Stage on hwbot.org from 1st March to 3rd April.

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The G.SKILL OC World Cup 2024 unfolds across three stages: Online Qualifier, Live Qualifier, and Grand Final. The top 9 overclockers from the Online Qualifier will then vie during the week of Computex 2024 over at the G.SKILL booth in Nangang Exhibition Hall. After that, the top 3 from the Live Qualifier will compete for the OC Champion title in the Grand Final.

Here’s a quick schedule of the competition:

  • Online Qualifier: 1st March 2024 – 3rd April 2024
  • Live Qualifier: 4th June 2024 – 6th June 2024
  • Grand Final: 7th June 2024

In terms of the challenge stages, the Online Qualifier sees four different challenges: the DDR5 Memory Frequency, PYPrime 32B, 7-ZIP, and SuperPi-32M. Kindly refer to this link for the full details of the Online Qualifier.

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When it comes to the prizes, this year’s OC World Cup offers a whooping total prize pool of USD$40,000, with the following breakdown of the cash prize:

  • Champion: USD$10,000
  • 2nd place: USD$6,500
  • 3rd place: USD$5,000
  • 4th place: USD$4,200
  • 5th place: USD$3,400
  • 6th place: USD$3,000
  • 7th place: USD$2,800
  • 8th place: USD$2,600
  • 9th place: USD$2,500

Not only that, the top 9 overclockers in the Online Qualifier will also be entitled to a DDR5-8000 48GB (2x24GB) memory kit. Plus, three lucky participants who complete all four challenge stages of the Online Qualifier will be randomly chosen to bring home a DDR5-7600 32GB (2x16GB) memory kit.


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