Intel® Extreme Masters and HyperX join forces for Season 13 of IEM marking six years of great esports partnership

Intel® Extreme Masters and HyperX join forces for Season 13 of IEM marking six years of great esports partnership

We are thrilled to announce that for a sixth year in a row we are joining forces with HyperX to bring you another amazing season of Intel Extreme Masters. HyperX™, the high performance division of Kingston® Technology Company, Inc., will be the exclusive peripheral and memory partner for season 13. HyperX products, including headsets, keyboards, mice, mouse pads, and PC memory, will be used to support IEM, and to provide competing players with equipment of the highest quality, ensuring the best competitive experience possible.

"The extension of this partnership demonstrates the great strength of our long term relationship with HyperX", said Michał Blicharz, VP Pro Gaming at ESL. "The sponsorship of an event series like the Intel® Extreme Masters is very prestigious and only one brand has been involved in IEM as long as HyperX has been. At the end of this season, we will have been working with HyperX for six years and we continue to collaborate on our shared values, passion and commitment to the community."

"HyperX appreciates the long relationship we have with IEM and the growth we've seen together over the last six years", said Annie L. Gerard, corporate marketing manager, HyperX. "During Season 13, we will continue to provide the highest quality gaming products for tournaments, players and fans during the streaming and in-arena IEM events".

This will be the sixth consecutive year having HyperX as a sponsor for Intel Extreme Masters, the relationship having started back in Season 8 and we are looking forward to another year of fruitful collaboration.

HyperX is the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the world’s largest independent memory manufacturer, with the goal of providing gamers, PC builders, and power users with high-performance components. For 15 years, the HyperX mission has been to develop gaming products for gamers — high-speed memory, solid state drives, headsets, keyboards, mice, USB flash drives, and mouse pads — to the gaming community and beyond. The award-winning HyperX brand has carved its name atop the leaderboard by consistently delivering products that deliver superior comfort, aesthetics, performance, and reliability. HyperX gear is the choice of pro gamers, tech enthusiasts, and overclockers worldwide because it meets the most stringent product specifications and is built with best-in-class components. HyperX has shipped over 4 million headsets worldwide. Join the global #HyperXFamily at, and learn how HyperX products can enhance your console experience and boost performance for both you and your PC at Whatever your skill level, whatever genres you play, we embrace all gaming enthusiasts everywhere with our core belief — We’re All Gamers.

The first event of season 13, IEM Sydney, will take place in the QUDOS Bank Arena on May 4-6. Event attendees will be able to visit the HyperX booth, and have the opportunity to check out the latest HyperX products and take advantage of onsite deals.

Tickets are available so be sure to join us for Australia’s biggest esports event! To stay updated, follow IEM on Twitter and Facebook.

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