2014 HyperX Press Release
Kingston to Hold LoL, Overclocking Competition and Demo Upcoming Products During COMPUTEX TAIPEI
  • Two Professional eSports team Machi vs. AZB TPA Ultimate LoL Match
  • Compete for Highest Overclocking Benchmarks and $10,000 (USD) in prizes
  • Kingston to Demo Upcoming DDR4, HyperX and SSD Products
Battleship Sails Off

Hsinchu, Taiwan – June 5, 2014 – Kingston, the independent world leader in memory products, today held “HyperX Battleship” launch party to unveils a series of high-performance products. The LoL Season 2 World Champion, AZB TPA, is invited for a friendly match with MACHI e-Sports team; while 10 professional overclockers kick-start the 2014 “HOT” HyperX OC Takeover competition. In addition, Kingston also showcased exciting new products and technologies coming out this year.

The HyperX Battleship sailed off into space, in the milieu of future and technology. It represents Kingston’s continuous commitment in bringing the latest in high-performance storage solutions, as well as it’s enthusiasm into gaming with its HyperX lineup. Kingston showcased a series of exciting new products with a model catwalk to bring out the forthcoming high-performance products.

To fortify the connection between HyperX and professional gaming community, HyperX officially announced the partnership with Machi e-Sports team today. The LoL Season 2 World Champion, AZB TPA is also invited to join for a friendly match with Machi e-Sports.


“HyperX, the high-performance product division of Kingston, encompassing high-performance products and gaming peripherals, is committed to eSports as it sponsors over 20 teams globally and is continuously searching for new partners,” said Scott Chen, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, APAC region, Kingston. “We are proud to corporate with Machi, one of the most promising upcoming eSports teams in Taiwan. As the eSports community thrives in Taiwan, Kingston and HyperX will continue to show our passion and supports towards local eSports and gamers.”


Other than the press event, overclockers from around the world will compete for $10,000 (USD) in prize money for the top record in Maximum Memory Frequency, SuperPi 32M and XTU with a secret processor to be revealed at the event. Following Taiwan, HyperX will stage four regional online HOT tournaments on to lead up to a $15,000 (USD) World Finals held at 2015 International CES®.

live demo

For more information about the event, please contact your local PR contact.


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