The company showcased GIGABYTE 9 Series motherboards and its capabilities.
GIGABYTE Technologyinvited select Power Users and PC Enthusiasts to discover and experience the extreme performance potential of GIGABYTE 9 Series motherboards, based on the Intel Z97/H97 chipsets.
At the event named GIGABYTE Power Parade 2014 held in July in Mumbai, the invitees were treated to the exclusive technology features and performance possibilities of GIGABYTE 9 Series motherboards, by Colin Brix, Marketing Director, GIGABYTE Motherboard Business Unit,Technical Marketing Department.
Extreme Overclocking Session with GA-Z97X-SOC
The major attraction of the event was an extreme overclocking session bythe seasoned Indian overclocker, ShripadKudtarkar, who used the GA-Z97X-SOC motherboard with an Intel Corei7 4770K processor to display his overclocking skills. As the invitees cheered on, Shripad managed to achieve a SuperPI-1M benchmark score of 6.4 GHz!
GA-Z97X-SOC is one of the threeZ97-based overclocking motherboards launched by GIGABYTE, the others being Z97X-SOC FORCE and GA-Z97X-SOC Force LN2.
Further, in the meet, FaheemMaldar, a power user and sound specialist, gave an intuitive demo on the GIGABYTE exclusive AMP-UP Audio Technology, using the motherboard model, GA-Z97X-Gaming GT.
And, at the end of the event, a lucky draw was held, in which one of the invitees, SushantPatil, won the motherboard, GA-Z97X-Gaming 3, whichfalls under theGIGABYTE G1 Gaming motherboard series.