Digital Storm Overclocks INTEL’s 6-Core i7 980X Chip and Ships System at 4.4GHz Stephen Fung March 16, 2010 Press Release Fremont, Calif. – (March 16, 2010) Ė Digital Storm, the predominant name in system integration, proudly announces a hardware update to its Black|OPS gaming systems. Now gamers can configure the Black|OPS machine with Intelís first consumer hexa-core processor, the Core i7-980X Extreme Edition. With the addition of the 32nm Core i7-980X processor, also known as Gulftown, gamers can effortlessly run up to 12 computing threads at once, a feat that was once unimaginable. Intelísí new processor features an impressive 12MB L3 cache, which helps streamline operation by limiting the number of times the CPU needs to access DDR3 memory. The Core i7-980X has a clock speed of 3.33GHz, making it as fast as any processor Intel has ever created. ďThe introduction of a six core processor with hyper threading capabilities is a momentous occasion for gaming enthusiasts,Ē remarked Rajeev Kuruppu, Digital Stormís Director of Product Development. ďWith our TwisterBoost overclocking package, we can overclock the i7-980X to a record breaking 4.4GHz. The results weíve recorded on our test bench have been nothing short of astounding. I can honestly say that our Black OPS machines with this new CPU resulted in the most impressive gaming experience Iíve ever had.Ē Digital Stormís Black|OPS systems with Intelís Core i7-980X Extreme Edition are currently available for purchase at†www.DigitalStormOnline.com. The Extreme configuration has a base price of $5,642 & each Digital Storm system comes with a 3 year parts and labor warranty, including replacement parts, and lifetime customer support. About Digital Storm Founded in 2001, Digital Storm has rapidly emerged as the predominant name in system integration. With expertise in gaming and workstation PCs, Digital Stormís mission is to deliver its customers bleeding edge technology and performance, coupled with rock solid stability and support.† As a validation of Digital Stormís success, the company has retained an ďA+Ē rating from the BBB since 2006 and its systems have received the industryís most prestigious awards.www.DigitalStormOnline.com Share This With The World!