iBuyPower releases a trio of video machines, holds a contest

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The Bot

iBuyPower just released three PCs dedicated to handling and upload video. The Video Bot, Pro, and Extreme each use Pinnacle Dazzle DVD Recording Software and Adobe Premier Elements and the two highest end models, the Pro at $1,799 and the Extreme at $4,299, include Blu-Ray burners.


To win one of the PCs, entrants should pop over to WinAPC and submit their favorite gaming moments. Full spec sheet follows.

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The Pro

El Monte CA – August 06, 2008 – iBUYPOWER, know for it’s innovative and powerful gaming PCs, is excited to
launch its new line of Video PC’s. The Video PCs’ are built with the amateur videographer on mind – individuals
who prefer to shoot video rather than stills, and post their experiences on sites like You Tube. The iBUYPOWER
Video PC line includes the Video Bot, Video Pro, and Video Extreme, which are priced at $1,299, $1,799, and
$4,299 MSRP respectively.

The Video Bot, housed in an NZXT Appollo case, features the Intel Core 2 Quad Q9300 CPU, nVidia 9800GT
GPU, and 4 GB of DDR-2 RAM. Customers looking for a little more power will find it in the Video Pro. iBuyPower
packed an Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550 processor, ATI HD 4850 graphics card and 8 GB of DDR- 2 RAM into a
Gigabyte Poseidon case.

The Video Extreme however, is built to be just that – extreme. Housed in a Thermaltake Armor case, the Video
Extreme is stocked with the best components available – an Intel Core 2 Quad Extreme QX9770 CPU, ATI HD
4870 graphics card, 8 GB of DDR-3 1333 RAM, Blu-ray burner and a 1200W power supply.

“Millions of people visit sites like YouTube to share their videos everyday, yet before now no computer
manufacturer has built a pc dedicated to the needs of this community,” said Darren Su, Vice President of
iBUYPOWER. “We decided it was time to provide these aspiring filmmakers with a professional video editing

All three of the iBUYPOWER Video PCs come with Adobe’s Premier Elements 4.0 editing software, built-in 8
channel surround sound, Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64-Bit Edition, a 12-in-1 card reader/writer and
a 3 year limited warranty.

As part of the launch iBUYPOWER is giving away a Video Pro System, a $1,799 value, to the winner of the
Favorite Gaming Moments YouTube Contest. Contestants will upload videos they create of them reenacting their
favorite gaming moments. The contest will run through August with a winner being selected from a group of ten
finalists by the You Tube community in the second week of September. Visit www.iBUYPOWER.com/WinAPC
for contest details.

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The Extreme