SOURCE: Antec

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October 06, 2010 08:00 ET

Antec to Participate at BlizzCon® 2010; Showcases "Fan Art Enclosure" Gallery and Brand New soundscience™ rockus™ Speaker System

FREMONT, CA--(Marketwire - October 6, 2010) -  Antec, Inc., the global leader in high-performance computer components and accessories for the gaming, PC upgrade and Do-It-Yourself markets, announced today its attendance and participation at BlizzCon® 2010, Blizzard Entertainment®'s fifth annual gaming convention, held from October 22 - October 23, 2010 in Anaheim, CA.

Antec will unveil its "Fan Art Enclosure" gallery, part of a co-sponsored pre-event art contest with Blizzard Entertainment; a select group of winning original works of art based on the Warcraft®, StarCraft® or Diablo® franchises recreated on custom cases, will be displayed during the event. Attendees can also be among the first to experience the all-new soundscience™ rockus™ 3D | 2.1 speaker system, when visiting Antec's own head-to-head gaming demo stations.

A fully-modded "Power Supply Super Display" using Antec's renowned TPQ-1200 OC power supply will run benchmarking and graphics intensive programs on two high-end systems, exhibiting the PSU's endurance and power capabilities. The LanBoy Air chassis, Antec's first fully-modular, open-frame chassis, along with the full-tower Dark Fleet DF-85, the Sonata Elite and P183 enclosures will be prominently on display at the booth.

Antec is proud to report that Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. will use 1,800 Antec Sonata Elite enclosures with TruePower New TP-750 power supplies to power PCs in all three demo areas at BlizzCon 2010.

Join Antec at the Anaheim Convention Center from October 22 to October 23, 2010, Hall A, Booth A104 to experience the latest Antec product lineup of enclosures, power supplies and accessories. For more information visit www.antec.com/BlizzCon2010 or follow the official Antec Facebook page for event updates at www.facebook.com/AntecInc.

WHO: Antec, Inc.

WHAT: Antec is participating at BlizzCon 2010®, Blizzard Entertainment®'s fifth annual gaming celebration in Anaheim, CA. In addition to presenting its latest portfolio of innovations, Antec will:

  • Showcase its "Fan Art Enclosure" gallery, part of a co-sponsored pre-event art contest with Blizzard Entertainment, that features a select group of winning original fan artwork based on the Warcraft®, StarCraft® or Diablo® franchises
  • Offer a premiere look at the all-new soundscience™ rockus™ 3D | 2.1 speaker system displayed at Antec's own head-to-head gaming demo stations
  • Grant a hands-on look at the LanBoy Air, Antec's first fully modular, open-frame chassis featuring cutting-edge cooling and airflow capabilities

WHEN: BlizzCon 2010 will take place on Friday, October 22, 2010 and Saturday, October 23, 2010 at the Anaheim Convention Center, located in Anaheim, CA.

WHERE: Visit the Antec booth located in Hall A, Booth A104.

Please visit www.facebook.com/AntecInc for additional information about the show participation. For additional information about BlizzCon 2010 visit http://us.blizzard.com/blizzcon/.

About Antec, Inc.

Antec, Inc. is the global leader in high-performance computer components and accessories for the gaming, PC upgrade and Do-It-Yourself markets. Founded in 1986, Antec is recognized as a pioneer in the industry and has maintained its position as a worldwide market leader and international provider of quiet, efficient and innovative products. Antec has also achieved great success in the distribution channel, meeting the demands of quality-conscious system builders, VARs and integrators.

Antec's offering of enclosures includes a wide range of cases, such as its advanced Performance One Series, economical New Solution Series and VERIS family of media components designed for the home theater PC market. Antec's products also include front line power supplies, such as its premium Signature Series, powerful TruePower Quattro Series and EarthWatts, one of the most environmentally friendly power supplies available. PC gamers are an increasingly significant consumer of performance components, and many Antec products are designed for the gaming demographic, like the premier gaming enclosure, the Nine Hundred. Antec also offers a line of computer accessories comprising many original products, including its patented LED fans and notebook cooling solutions.

Antec is headquartered in Fremont, California, with additional offices in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, as well as in Germany, China and Taiwan. The company's products are sold in more than 40 countries throughout the world. Please visit www.antec.com for more information.

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