Join ASUS and PC Per At Fry’s For a ROG Gaming Event

Subject: General Tech | July 27, 2012 - 02:35 PM |
Tagged: ROG, patriot, gaming, fry's, event, asus, antec

As Ryan alluded to in last night’s podcast, there is an upcoming event at the Fry’s Electronics store in Sunnyvale, California on the last weekend in July – the 28th and 29th. Specifically, it is the second-annual Republic of Gamers @ Fry’s event held by popular motherboard manufacturer ASUS. ASUS, in concert with NVIDIA, Antec, and Patriot Memory will be on hand to answer your questions and listen to your comments. As a gaming-oriented event, the company has lined up several events for the whole family – from casual to hardcore gamers – and has brought along tons of ROG-branded hardware for you to check out. Some of the hardware on hand will include ASUS’ Maximus V Extreme and Maximus V Formula Z77 motherboards, its G75 laptops, and Vulcan Active Noise Canceling Headphones. There will also be prize giveaways both in person and online through the various social networks (for those that can’t make it in person).

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Gaming hardware spans from the ASUS Transformer tablets to custom high-end gaming machines that will be available for you to play a number of different games.

The other major event is a panel hosted by PC Perspective’s own Ryan Shrout who will be entertaining the audience along with several hardware manufacturers. The topics of discussion will include tips for first time PC builders, advanced overclocking techniques, general hardware goodness, and a question and answer section where you will get a chance to get answers from the hardware manufacturers on your important questions!

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It’s is going to be a really fun time, and you will be able to see Ryan and bug him about the podcast videos and give him (good!) feedback on the site. We are excited about it and hope to see you all there! We previously mentioned a question and answer section, and one way to ask if you can’t make it is use the comments section below this post where Ryan will do his best to get you good answers!

Below are the full details on the where and when.

Location:

Fry’s Electronics
1077 East Arques Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94085

When:

July 28th-29th 2012 (Saturday and Sunday) from 11am to 6pm

Misc:

Admission is free.

ASUS will be providing $0.50 hot dogs and Coke, the money from which will go towards local charities.

Of course, there is a Facebook page for more information and to RSVP. Visit http://goo.gl/Lxkdl for more event details and follow #ROGexperience to stay up-to-date on the latest event information and for some great on-site giveaways.

Source: ASUS
July 19, 2012 | 08:31 PM - Posted by dreamer77dd

I would love to be there, the topics sound interesting.
Who wouldn`t want to build a pc better or give good feedback to make their interest better. I know i would. :P

i had a question. Giving away prize through the various social networks? Yes go on... ? You have my attention but i feel i am lacking information.

I would love to win some prizes.

Will this be recorded to watch later, hope so.

I am not a great uilder when it comes to PC and a little lost with overclocking even though i read all about it just have not gotten my hands dirty yet.

Keep up the good work guys.

July 19, 2012 | 08:54 PM - Posted by Tim Verry

ASUS did not explicitly say but if you follow the Twitter hashtag and Facebook page listed in the article, I bet you'll see them give away some stuff to the followers ;). Thanks for stopping by :)

July 28, 2012 | 01:38 AM - Posted by Deman

I plan to be at the event and was hoping not to miss Ryan. Any idea what time he will be performing host duties with the panel?

Thanks,
Dean aka Deman

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