FREMONT, California — March 29, 2012 — Corsair®, a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, today announced that it has won two Manufacturer or the Year 2011 awards from PC Games Hardware in Germany in the categories of PC Memory and Compact CPU Cooler.
The awards were voted for by the readers of PC Games Hardware and www.pcgameshardware.de. Nearly 15,000 votes in total were cast. The award for 2011 Manufacturer of the Year makes it six years in a row that Corsair has won this prestigious accolade.
"We are delighted and extremely proud to receive these awards from the knowledgeable readers of PC Games Hardware," said Andy Paul, CEO at Corsair. "We've worked hard to ensure our Hydro Series CPU coolers match up to the performance expectations of enthusiasts, so we're thrilled to receive the award for best compact CPU coolers. And to win Manufacturer of the Year for memory for the sixth year running shows that we can continue to successfully expand into new product categories while retaining our dominant position as the World's leading builder of performance PC memory.”
The full results of the PC Games Hardware Awards 2011 will be announced in issue 05/2012 of the magazine and online at www.pcgameshardware.de.
About Hydro Series CPU Coolers
Corsair Hydro Series™ CPU Coolers give you the power of liquid cooling in a compact, easy-to-install package. They offer superior cooling for higher overclocking performance, without the complexity of traditional water cooling kits. For more information on the Hydro Series CPU coolers, please visit:
About Corsair Memory
Dominator® is Corsair's performance computer memory solution using highly screened IC's to guarantee maximum performance and over-clockability. Dominator DDR3 memory and memory upgrades are designed with Corsair's exclusive DHX conductive and convective cooling technology, resulting in enhanced reliability, stability, and performance.
The Corsair Vengeance® family of DDR3 memory provides high performance, aggressive styling, and attractive pricing. Vengeance memory is assembled using DRAM ICs specially selected for performance potential and include heat spreaders for improved performance. Like all Corsair memory upgrades, Vengeance RAM is tested to our exacting standards and comes with a limited lifetime warranty. Vengeance is available in speeds ranging from 1600MHz to 2133MHz and in Jet Black, Cerulean Blue, Racing Red, Military Green, and Arctic White.
For more information about Corsair high-performance DDR3 memory, please visit:
Founded in 1994, Corsair supplies high performance products purchased primarily by PC gaming enthusiasts who build their own PCs or buy pre-assembled customized systems. The company's award-winning products include DDR3 memory upgrades, USB flash drives, power supply units, solid-state drives, PC speakers, gaming headsets, gaming keyboards, laser gaming mice, system monitoring and control devices, CPU cooling products, and computer cases.
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