El Monte, CA – March 22, 2012 –iBUYPOWER, a leading innovator in gaming PCs, is excited to announce it is the official gaming PC partner of Major League Gaming (MLG), the world’s largest competitive gaming league and largest eSports stage in the US. iBUYPOWER’s Chimera 4, the fourth generation of iBUYPOWER’s signature gaming line inspired by the mythical fire-breathing beast, will be used as the official competition PC for all 2012 MLG Pro Circuit Events.
“We are thrilled to have iBUYPOWER onboard for the 2012 season,” said John Lane, EVP Partnerships, Major League Gaming. “Their systems offer our competitors the power they need to perform at the highest levels of professional gaming.”
iBUYPOWER’s Chimera 4 PCs will be featured this weekend at MLG’s first major spectator event of the 2012 season – the MLG Winter Championship taking place March 23-25 in Columbus, Ohio. More than 250 of the world’s best PC gamers will compete for their share of more than $76,000 in prizes. Fans can watch the competition all weekend via HD LIVE streaming at www.majorleaguegaming.com.
Chosen for performance and reliability and perfect for competitive gaming, Chimera 4s used at Major League Gaming events feature competition grade components from Intel, NVIDIA, NZXT, and ADATA. These components were selected for performance to match reaction times at the highest levels of gameplay, as well as peak reliability to minimize downtime in competitive gameplay.
iBUYPOWER systems at MLG Pro Circuit Championship and Arena events include Intel DZ68BC Motherboards for high-performance gaming and an Intel 520 series SSDs for speedy load times to help competitors get into the action quicker.
“With Intel’s 2nd Generation Core processor, our Intel® Z68 platform, and our Intel® SSD 520 Series powering the Chimera 4, iBUYPOWER’s systems deliver outstanding competitive game play,” said CJ Bruno, Intel Vice President & General Manager Americas, “perfect for MLG’s aggressive competitors and game enthusiasts alike.”
In addition, NVIDIA GeForce Graphics will provide MLG participants with unprecedented levels of detail and realism and excellent frame rates for split second reactions at high levels of gameplay. Each MLG system will also feature rugged and reliable NZXT power supplies to deliver clean, reliable power production with minimal downtime and ultra-quick ADATA memory, designed for maximum performance.
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