Competition Enrollment Guidelines

Competition Description

In Win values feedback from the PC building community, so much so we want you to help us design our next case! There’s much to consider when developing a new computer chassis, from aesthetics to structure, down to the finer details. That’s why in this competition, we welcome creativity and the winner of the In Win’s Choice can see their submission become mass produced by In Win.

The competition includes two prizes: 1.) In Win’s Choice winner will receive $3,000 USD. 2.) Peoples' Choice winner will receive $1,000 USD.

Both winners will receive the latest computer components from our valued partners: ASUS, EKWB, NVIDIA, Intel and HyperX.

In Win’s Choice: The winner will be chosen by the In Win judges. The winner will also have their design produced into a real computer chassis, and it will be displayed at the international exhibition, Computex 2018.

Peoples' Choice: Will be selected by In Win partners, professional judges and the people worldwide. Everyone will have a voice in this competition. 

You ready to design your dream case?!

Competition Eligibility

1.This competition is open for the participation of all applicants worldwide. Applicants under the age of 20 must obtain legal consent/permission of their guardians and must file the appropriate documents if selected as the winner.

2.Employees of sponsors and affiliates thereof, contractors, service providers entrusted by the sponsors and professional consultants related to this competition are not eligible to participate.

3.This competition is limited to individual applicants only; groups are not eligible applicants.

4.Design works are limited to original creations not yet published domestically and internationally.

Design Submission Requirements

The competition is to design a new front and side panels for the In Win 303 mid tower chassis. Any creative ideas are welcomed, which includes the following: different materials, patterns, planes or third dimensional concepts. But, the competitors must keep the original structure. Further, the added interior components are not counted for judgment.

Please submit designs according to the design files provided by In Win; each competitor is limited to the submission of one design for this competition. Competitors should upload their submission in the following specified file format:

5 JPG design work image files - First 3 image files should respectively illustrate the front panel, left side panel and right side panel of the chassis at 3 specified angles (please refer to the competition sample). The other 2 image files can be from any angle. The file size should be limited to 2MB, and resolution must be within 1920*1080.

Competition Examples

Please refer to the following examples for your submission.

Front

Left Side

Right Side

Model Used for Competition

In this competition, the In Win 303 panel is designated to be used to mod.

The In Win team presents the 303, a simple, yet elegant computer chassis crafted from steel and tempered glass. The distinctively clean front panel is complemented with a bright LED front I/O to balance the overall appearance. While the 303 is a stunning visual display, it’s because of the quality and skilled engineering that pieced together such a fine piece of computer hardware……

Design File Download

Judging Criteria

In Win’s Choice

In Win Judges

Peoples' Choice

In Win Partners

Professional Judges

Online Voting

Event Schedule

Prizes

In Win's Choice

Total Prize Value $6,000 USD

Bonus Prize $3,000 USD

  1. PC Chassis: In Win 915 Full Tower
  2. Motherboard: ASUS ROG Maximus X Formula
  3. Graphic Card: ASUS ROG Strix GeForce® GTX 1070 Ti
  4. Memory: HyperX Predator DDR4 3000MHz 16GB 2x8GB (HX430C15PB3K2/16)
  5. Storage: HyperX Savage SSD 480GB (SHSS37A/480G)
  6. PSU: In Win Classic 900W
  7. Fan: In Win Aurora 3-pack kit
  8. Water Cooling: EK-KIT P360 +
    EK-FC1080 GTX Strix - Nickel +
    EK-FC1080 GTX Ti Strix Backplate - Black

Peoples' Choice

Total Prize Value $4,000 USD

Bonus Prize $1,000 USD

  1. PC Chassis: In Win 915 Full Tower
  2. Motherboard: ASUS ROG Maximus X Code
  3. Graphic Card: ASUS ROG Strix GeForce® GTX 1070
  4. Memory: HyperX Predator DDR4 3000MHz 16GB 2x8GB (HX430C15PB3K2/16)
  5. Storage: HyperX Savage SSD 480GB (SHSS37A/480G)
  6. PSU: In Win Classic 900W
  7. Fan: In Win Aurora 3-pack kit
  8. Water Cooling: EKWB Fluid Gaming A240 Kit

*The Organizer and sponsors reserve the right to change the prizes (or a portion of the prizes) to a substitute of the same value or higher at any time. In the case where the prize cannot be delivered due to the regulatory limitations of the laws of the competitor’s country, the Organizer has the right to change the prize to a substitute of the same value or higher.

Partners

Competition Eligibility Requirements

  1. Internet network users can participate in voting; however, the voters should be members of the In Win official website or eStore. Users may also use their social media account for registration before voting.
  2. During the voting period, each account has 3 votes per week to vote for different design submissions. The participants casting the most votes have a greater opportunity of winning the prize.
  3. This event will announce the list of winners on the weekly voting process on 4/2, 4/9 and 4/16 respectively. All participating voters of that week will be eligible to enter the lottery.

Voting Process

Step 1.

Use your social network account for registration to become an In Win member. If you have a membership account with any of In Win’s official websites (Forum, eStore etc.), please login with your account directly.

Step 2.

After logging in, please select your favorite design submission, and click “Vote.”

Voting Schedule

Vote for Your Favorite Worklogs to Win Awesome Prizes!

Online Voting Begins (Mar. 26th - Apr. 15th)

Announcement of Weekly Online Voting Winners

Week 1 Voting Event (Apr.2nd 2018)

Week 2 Voting Event (Apr.9th 2018)

Week 3 Voting Event (Apr.16th 2018)

Prizes

Week 1: Weekly Online Voting Prizes (Apr. 2nd)

In Win 301C Mini Tower

In Win BATMAT Dual-Colored Mousepad

In Win MARS 3D Cooling Case Fan

HyperX Alloy FPS Keyboards

NVIDIA USB 64G

ROG Gladius II Origin

Week 2: Weekly Online Voting Prizes (Apr. 9th)

In Win 305 Mid Tower

In Win BATMAT Dual-Colored Mousepad

In Win MARS 3D Cooling Case Fan

HyperX Alloy FPS Keyboards

NVIDIA USB 64G

ROG Gladius II Origin

Week 3: Weekly Online Voting Prizes (Apr. 16th)

In Win 805 Infinity Mid Tower

In Win BATMAT Dual-Colored Mousepad

In Win MARS 3D Cooling Case Fan

HyperX Alloy FPS Keyboards

NVIDIA USB 64G

ROG Gladius II Origin

Partners

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FAQ for Competition

  1. Q: If my design submission receives both awards of In Win’s Choice and Peoples' Choice at the same time, can I receive both awards? Or can I choose to receive one of the awards?
    A: If someone’s design submission receives both awards of In Win’s Choice and Peoples’ Choice at the same time, In Win will make the decision on issuing the awards.
  2. Q: What is the purpose of reviewing the design submissions?
    A: It is to ensure the quality of each design, and remove any inappropriate texts or plagiarism etc.
  3. Q: After the design is uploaded, can I delete and re-upload again?
    A: Every competitor is limited to submit one design submission for the competition, and no deletion or revision is allowed after the upload. We reserve the right to delete the duplicate submissions by the same competitor.
  4. Q: I am a competitor, and what are the proper ways for me to promote my submission to gain more votes?
    A: We recommend that you use the following methods -
    1. You can post the webpage of your design submission to your personal social network account, so friends and family can help vote too. You may also promote via the Hashtag #inwincasemodding2.
    2. You can use your personal membership account to vote for yourself once every week.
  5. Q: How do I enroll in the competition?
    A: Please read the event rules and guidelines carefully first and download the 2D/3D design files according to the design needs. After submitting your design, please go to the competition enrollment page to submit the application (competition enrollment website: https://mod.in-win.com/2018/en/submit)
  6. Q: Is it necessary to provide a design description for your design?
    A: Yes, you need to provide a description related to the design submission in order to allow the judges and voters to further understand your design concept.
  7. Q: The design files provided cannot be opened, are there other versions available?
    A: We provide 2D/3D different file formats for competitiors to download according to their personal needs for their designs. If you still need other file formats, please contact us via Contact Us!
  8. Q: Can a design already enrolled in other competitions be submitted for this competition?
    A: The design submitted for this competition are restricted to original creations not yet published or announced domestically and internationally.
  9. Q: Can functional designs be counted as part of the evaluation items?
    A: No, it is not part of the evaluation. This competition focuses on the panel design, and functional designs are not part of the evaluation considerations.
  10. Q: Is there any shipping cost for receiving the prizes?
    A: The Organizer will pay for the shipping cost; however, relevant taxes associated to the prize must be paid by the competitors.

FAQ for Voting

  1. Q: Why is it necessary to become an In Win member for voting?
    A: To maintain the fairness of the competition and prevent inappropriate excessive voting, all of the members joining In Win will pass through our member verification mechanism in order to prevent the generation of fake accounts.
  2. Q: Can a voter once winning a prize participate in the lottery again?
    A: Repetitive participation of the lottery is permitted.
  3. Q: What social media accounts can be used for registration?
    A: Facebook, Google, Twitter, WeChat and Weibo.
  4. Q: Can votes cast be recalled?
    A: Once votes are cast, they cannot be recalled.
  5. Q: Can the prize be transferred to others?
    A: Prizes cannot be transferred.
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