HotHardware’s Summer Gaming System Giveaway!

What better way to usher in the summer season than to give away an absolutely awesome gaming rig, designed to keep you inside, fragging away when you need a break from those long, hot summer days?!

HotHardware has teamed up with our friends at EVGA, Kingston, Thermaltake, and Intel to offer you all the chance to win a powerful gaming PC featuring an Intel Core i7-4960X processor, an EVGA X79 Dark motherboard, 16GB of RAM, a GeForce GTX 770, fast SSD, a 1000 watt PSU and much more—built by yours truly!

The complete parts list and breakdown for the rig is listed below:

  • CPU: Intel Core i7-4960X
  • GPU: EVGA GeForce GTX 770
  • Motherboard: EVGA X79 Dark
  • PSU: EVGA 1000W
  • Case: Thermaltake Core V71
  • Cooler: Thermaltake Water 3.0
  • Memory: 16GB Kingston HyperX Fury
  • Storage: 240GB Kingston HyperX 3K SSD

To be entered, please follow the quick and easy contest guidelines listed below. If you're brand new here, there might be a few more steps necessary, but otherwise it's pretty simple!

1) Make sure you're a registered member at You can also login with your Facebook or Twitter accounts if you prefer.

2) Be active in news and article discussions and in the forum here at to get noticed. But don't spam! One word posts won't count for much.

3) "Like" these Facebook pages if you haven’t already done so:

(And share our contest post on your wall for some extra brownie points and to help spread the word!)

4) If you're on Google+, adding HotHardware to your circles will increase visibility as well.

5) That's it!

The contest will run through July 28, 2014, at which point we'll announce the lucky winner. Get in early and post here, in the HH article discussions, and in our forum often!

This is a great chance for to you to win a custom, ultra-powerful new gaming PC, packing an awesome CPU and some of the best EVGA, Kingston, and Thermaltake components available! Good Luck everyone!

** Please note, this give-away is for U.S. or Canadian residents only. The winner, if selected and located at a Canadian ship-to address, will assume all duties / taxes associated with delivery. Any / all winners are responsible for any applicable taxes associated with contest prize. **