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HyperX Announced as the Official Sponsor of the FACEIT London Major

HyperX Announced as the Official Sponsor of the FACEIT London Major

As the official sponsor of keyboards, mice, mouse pads, DRAM, SSD products, HyperX helps power the event with gaming products while hosting fan signings and more throughout the Major weekend

LONDON – Sept. 4, 2018 - HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., today announced sponsorship and participation at this year’s FACEIT London Major at a sold-out SSE Arena in Wembley, London on Sept. 20 – 23. The event will see a host of famous CS:GO teams including defending champions and HyperX sponsored Cloud9 battle it out with Team Liquid and Natus Vincere for their chance to take home the winners share of the $1 million prize pool.

FACEIT, the leading competitive gaming platform and creators of the Esports Championship Series (ECS), will bring the most prestigious CS:GO tournament to the UK for the first time. “We are excited to be hosting the 13th CS:GO Major in London this year,” said Michele Attisani, Chief Business Officer and Co-Founder of FACEIT. “The community has been at the heart of everything we do at FACEIT, and we’re so grateful for the support of the players on our platform and those who are planning to attend.”

The HyperX legacy spans more than a decade supporting gaming and is dedicated to helping the esports community to grow. Ben Malka, influencer marketing manager for HyperX EMEA said, “It’s great to see a CS:GO Major come to the UK. HyperX has supported esports from its grassroots beginning all the way up to today’s major tournaments. Many of our products, including the newly introduced Pulsefire FPS Pro mouse and Alloy Elite keyboard, were designed with the FPS gamer in mind. The partnership with FACEIT and its tournaments has always been a highlight for HyperX.”

In addition to sponsoring the event, HyperX will have a booth for fans to visit and play their own one versus one tournaments and get their hands on the latest HyperX peripherals at some great exclusive show prices. HyperX-Europe will also be showcasing their newly launched licensed clothing from European company Rubber Road which includes esports jerseys, hoodies and t-shirts.

About HyperX

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 5 million headsets worldwide.

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Editor’s Note: For additional information or executive interviews, please contact Mark Tekunoff, Kingston Technology Company, Inc. 17600 Newhope Street, Fountain Valley, CA USA 92708, 714-438-2791(Voice). Press images can be found in Kingston’s press room here.

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About HyperX

HyperX® is a division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the world’s largest independent memory manufacturer. Established in 2002, HyperX is headquartered in Fountain Valley, California, USA. For more information, please call 800-337-8410 or visit

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