Lively Exchanges mark GIGABYTE Power Conclave 2013

gigabyteGIGABYTE Technology (India) Pvt. Ltd, a leading manufacturer of motherboards, organized an interactive meet with select PC Enthusiasts / Power Users, in Mumbai on September 14, 2013. Named the GIGABYTE Power Conclave 2013, the meet primarily focused on the features and technologies of GIGABYTE 8 Series Motherboards, which support Intel® 4th generation Core™ processors.

While the invitees were treated to the power of GIGABYTE 8 Series Motherboards, they proactively shared their perceptive feedback and opinion on GIGABYTE motherboards and technologies.

Skype Interaction with Hi.Cookie

The meet started with a Skype video interaction with GIGABYTE’s resident Overlocking evangelist, Hi. Cookie. Over the years, Hi.Cookie has broken a number of Overclocking world records. Recently, he was successful in breaking several Intel i5 world records with a Z87X-OC, one of the GIGABYTE 8 series motherboards built for Overclocking. These records were broken using an Intel Core i5-4670K processor.

Extreme Overclocking by Ace Overclocker, Harshal Tank

Another highlight of the event, was an Extreme Overclocking session with leading Indian Overclocker, Harshal Tank, who used the G1.Sniper 5 motherboard with an Intel Core i7-4770K CPU (with liquid nitrogen for cooling ), to demonstrate his OC skills,

GIGABYTE Amp-Up Audio Demo

At the meet, Faheem Maldar, a power user and sound expert, gave an insightful demo on Amp-Up Audio.

GIGABYTE Amp-Up Audio is a range of industry-leading features and technologies that set the GIGABYTE G1-Killer gaming motherboard series apart from the crowd. Amp-Up Audio includes a discrete high-end audio processor from Creative plus a comprehensive audio software suit, an onboard OP AMP, audio noise guard, front panel headphone amplifier and gold plated hardware.

Maldar used the latest and sophisticated headphones and speakers to showcase the sound effects possible possible with GIGABYTE Amp-Up Audio.

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GIGABYTE 8 Series Update

The meet also witnessed a GIGABYTE 8 series product / technology update by Supriya Mankame, Product Manager, GIGABYTE India.

Summing up the event, Harshal Tank, commented, “Power Users need more such events to interact directly with companies like GIGABYTE – which they earnestly forward to. For me personally, it was great to catch up with Hi.Cookie after many years. The product update provided by Supriya was intuitive, helping you grasp the finer aspects of the technologies behind GIGABYTE motherboards. GIGABYTE Amp-Up Audio demo was also a good experience for Power Users.” itvoice

Added Prathamesh Patil, one of the attendees, “This is my first GIGABYTE meet, and I should say it lived up to my expectations, especially the Overclocking session by Harshal. During the session, G1.Sniper 5 was rock-solid, indicating the robustness of GIGABYTE 8 Series motherboards.”

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GIGABYTE products are distributed in India by Ingram Micro, Redington (India) and Neoteric Infomatique Ltd.