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Win an MSI GeForce GTX 480 by answering 5 questions

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  1. BenchZowner

    BenchZowner New Member

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    I just got a message from MSI regarding a new contest organized by them.
    MSI is giving away a GeForce GTX 480, and you can enter the competition by answering 5 simple questions!

    So what are you waiting for ? Go to http://www.msi.eu/fermi/ and enter the contest now!

    EDITED:

    The results, 3 lucky winners!


    Ladies & gentlemen, the time has come!
    We can announce the lucky winners today.

    First off, let's start with the correct answers:

    1. What is nVIDIA Fermi ?
    b. The next generation CUDA Architecture

    2. What is MSI Afterburner ?
    b. An overclock utility for VGA developed by MSI and rivatuner

    3. How is the high-end VGA series of MSI called ?
    c. Lightning

    4. Which one of the below names is not an MSI VGA cooler ?
    b. Fridge

    5. What is the thickness of the MSI Superpipe ?
    d. 8mm

    You can hold your breath now... here comes the lucky winners list:

    Out of 17.568 participants the following 3 were the luckiest:

    1. MSI GeForce GTX 480 goes to... Oscar Olsson from Sweden!
    2. MSI GeForce GTX 480 goes to... Asger Hansen from Denmark!
    3. MSI GeForce GTX 480 goes to... Dora Christodoulou from Greece!

    Congratulations to the winners and thanks everybody for participating.

    The official page of the contest will be updated later on today.

    http://www.msi.eu/fermi
     
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    Phxprovost Xtreme Refugee

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    this only for eu?
     
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    Thanks. I'm in, can't hurt to try.
     
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    I'm not entirely sure if it's EU only or worldwide.
    I'll ask my contact and update the thread as soon as I have more info :)
     
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    brandonwh64 Addicted to Bacon and StarCrunches!!!

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    I just sent in my answers. hopefully its for the US to
     
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    Just got confirmation on being a free to enter ( worldwide ) contest :)
    Sign up guys :)
     
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    Just did!
     
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    Okay folks, I've got some news regarding this contest:

    The winner/s will be announced at the end of this month, on the 31st.
    They're also checking if they can add some more prizes ( hence the /s above ) too.

    So, if all goes well, on the 31st of May the winner/s shall be announced at http://www.msi.eu/fermi
     
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    Frick Fishfaced Nincompoop

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    I shall sell it for muchos $$$ if I get it. Seriously, I get a good system for the price of one Fermi. ^^
     
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    It's quite obvious there's an MSI Fridge VGA cooler. :laugh:
     
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    (1) What is Fermi?

    (2) What is Afterburner?

    (3) Best OCeable MSI VGA?

    (4) Not MSI cooler?

    (5) MSI Superpipe thickness?

    Good luck, folks!

    Big thanks to BenchZowner!
     
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    im in
     
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    Wow you also get Street Fighter IV, Resident Evil 5 and Dark Void with the GTX480. Sweet.
     
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    I was looking for a grill, this might come in handy :)
     
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    The GTX 480 grill plus MSI's Fridge for storing the meat before you grill them. :D
     
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    I received another e-mail a few minutes ago, and this is good news for the ones that didn't join the contest earlier.
    You can enter the contest until the 31st of May ( I'd say do it before the 31st :p ), so feel free to join now ;)
     
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    I just entered. Thanks for the link!
     
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    thanks for letting us know about this contest
     
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    You're welcome :)

    Good luck everybody!
     
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    Thanks for the info.

    Send me fermi now ;~}
     
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    Thank you BenchZowner!
     
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    Thanks entered! Good luck guys hopefully someone here wins. :p
     
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    Thank you very much BenchZowner!!!

    Already entered!!
    If I win this, I shall try it in my rig, explode my PSU (only gives 16A on the 12V), laugh and then sell the card and buy a new PC!!
     
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    so many nvidia haters here.... the power draw really isnt that bad when u look at a power to performance chart


    anddd i dont know the answers so im not gonna win :(
     

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