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TechPowerUp and PowerColor Hardware Giveaway January 2011 Winners Announced

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Announcing the winners of the second and final month of PowerColor and TechPowerUp GPU-Z giveaway (January 2011). We picked up three lucky winners from a pool of 20,000 entries, from all over the world. Spanning across December 2010 and January 2011, the contest gives six lucky winners some rad graphics hardware from PowerColor. Here are the winners:
  • Danny from Israel, wins PowerColor Radeon HD 6970
  • Steve from United Kingdom wins PowerColor Radeon HD 6870 PCS+
  • Grant from United States wins PowerColor Radeon HD 6850 PCS+
Huge congrats, guys! PowerColor will contact the winners directly and arrange for shipping of the prizes. This concludes the giveaway. We would like to thank PowerColor for making the giveaway possible. TechPowerUp will return with more interesting contests such as this.

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Congrats! :)

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Congats, winners :toast: :toast: enjoy the hardware :D
 
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Congrats! :toast:
 
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congrats
 
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Congratulation!:toast:
 
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congrats!!
 

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Well done folks!

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YAY! A UK'er won!
Congratulations everybody!
 
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congratz to the winners!!!!
 
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congratulation every buddy ,seems they pick one from each continent
 
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Congratulations to all the winners :toast:, and to all those that did not win (including myself) - better luck next time!
 
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Congratulations to the winners. :toast:
I'm hoping for some nVIDIAs for the next contest. :D
 
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WOW! My name is Grant and im from USA:twitch:! i hope i get a email soon!!! that would be awesome!:rockout::rockout::rockout:
 
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WOW! My name is Grant and im from USA:twitch:! i hope i get a email soon!!! that would be awesome!:rockout::rockout::rockout:
LoL my name is steve and Im from the UK but no email yet :cry: But on a side note I did receive a rather tempting deal from a belated nigerian prime ministers wife offering me £££££ for help in transfering money what should I do :banghead:

Would the real Steve from the UK please stand up, please stand up... :laugh:
 
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No win for me... boo who .. Congratulation to the win winner :respect:
 
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LoL my name is steve and Im from the UK but no email yet :cry: But on a side note I did receive a rather tempting deal from a belated nigerian prime ministers wife offering me £££££ for help in transfering money what should I do :banghead:

Would the real Steve from the UK please stand up, please stand up... :laugh:
You got one too . Hmmmm :shadedshu
 

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alas, i am not winner again :(
 

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Congratulations! Just enjoy the great cards!
 

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nice,congrats for the winners.
 

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LoL my name is steve and Im from the UK but no email yet But on a side note I did receive a rather tempting deal from a belated nigerian prime ministers wife offering me £££££ for help in transfering money what should I do

Would the real Steve from the UK please stand up, please stand up...


it's a scam!!! believe me!!