Win an iBUYPOWER Chimera 2 Gaming System with an I7-980X CPU

Core i for the Extreme guy (or gal) Contest

Our good friends over at Intel and iBuyPower have assembled a Killer Chimera 2 system that we are more than happy to give away to one of our lucky forum members in the coming weeks! This is your chance to win an Intel X58 chipset and Core I7-980X powered gaming system (aka Gulftown) for just being an active member of Legit Reviews! This system isn’t your average system either as it is packed full of high-end components like an ATI Radeon HD 5870 1GB video card, 6GB of DDR3 1600MHz memory, LG Blu-Ray player and since Intel is sponsoring the contest you know it has to have an Intel 80GB SSD along inside along with another 1TB hard drive for file storage! All this goodness is packed inside the Chimera Inferno 2 gaming case and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit has been installed. Not only will this system look good, but it will also be a solid overclocker and gaming system for one lucky winner here on Legit Reviews.

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A word from Intel

“Intel and iBuypower are happy to team up and bring you the ‘Core i for the Extreme guy (or gal)’ contest featuring Intel’s freshly-minted powerhouse – the 6 core, 12 thread Core i7-980X. We are excited to see what creativity can be unleashed and are happy to support the enthusiast community with contests like this to stoke the fires of tech passion. Check out and for more on these great new products.”


iBUYPOWER Killer Chimera 2


Core I7-980X


Intel X58


6GB DDR3-1600


ATI Radeon HD 5870 1GB


Intel X-25M 80GB SSD
1TB Hard Drive


10X LG Blu-ray Re-Writer

Power Supply



Chimera Inferno 2 Case Flame


Liquid CPU Cooling System w/ 120mm Radiator [SOCKET-1366]


Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium

The Drawing Prize Details:

The prize for this contest is ONE iBuyPower Killer Chimera 2 PC (chassis may vary from the one pictured above). Intel and iBuyPower told us that the total value for the prize at contest launch is ~$2,999. The prize will be shipped by iBuyPower or Intel. As a result Legit Reviews will not be able to choose shipping carriers, give you updates on the shipping status or expand the countries eligible for the contest (the sponsors decided that).

Rules and Fine Print:

Legit Reviews will be randomly selecting a forum member who entered this contest. In order to enter this contest you must make one and only one post to this thread saying that you wish to enter the contest. To be successfully entered into the drawing you must be an active member in the forums as well as being a resident of the United States or Canada (Canadian winners are responsible for all international duties/taxes). If you’re not already a member, you can sign up quickly and easily (and it’s free), by clicking right here. The last chance to enter will be on April 14, 2010 and the drawing will be held April 15, 2010. The winner will be announced later than evening and will have 72 hours to claim the prize. If the prize is not claimed in 72 hours another name will be drawn on April 18, 2010. If you travel or will not be in town on April 15, 2010 be sure to have a friend check for you! You might be upset with Taxes on April 15th, but this is our way of trying to make it feel better!

Extra Entry Opportunities:

If you’d like to earn extra entries into the contest you can earn up to three extra entries if you want to jump through some more hoops.

Good luck to everyone and we hope to get to know you a little better in the forums!


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