Unlock your Creativity! MSI™ 845 DDR Theme Graphic Wanted!

Latest Update: Mon, 14 Jan 2002

Your creative talent is wanted for designing a Theme Graphic for MSI™ 845 DDR. The Theme Graphic should represent MSI™ 845 DDR motherboard's quality brand name and the benefits it brings to customers. The Theme Graphic may be applied on MSI™ 845 DDR motherboards' color boxes, advertisement, and manuals. Isn't it cool to show your masterpiece to worldwide users via millions of MSI™ 845 DDR motherboards?

Phase I - Jan. 14 -Feb. 24 for online soliciting
Phase II - Feb.25- Mar.10 for online poll (Vote for 10 winners!)

1. No. 1
2000 USD Cash + Intel P4 2.2GHz CPU + MSI 845 Ultra-ARU
2. No. 2- No.5
Intel P4 2.2GHz CPU + MSI 845 Ultra-ARU 1 set
3. No. 6- No. 10
Intel P4 2GH + MSI™ 845 Ultra-ARU 1 set
4. Participation Award
50 sets of souvenirs, randomly select from participants in this period.

Any creative individual who loves to design at the computer.

How to enter:
Contest entries will be accepted by email only. Please send your works to:

Contest Rules:
1. The Theme Graphic should be 3D in design. Please use any 3D software program.

2. The design should display a clear link with MSI™'s corporate name and Intel® 845's brand image.
3. It should express that high technology brings much convenience to people's life.

4. Please save your works in .jpg format and the file size should be sent both in 765x 595 pixel within 1MB and 255x 198 pixel within 20KB. (Please compress your file to meet the requirement if necessary. Higher resolution graphics should be provided after the work is selected by MSI™.)
5. Each submission should be accompanied by your original design idea.
6. Please include your name, address, nationality, and email address in your submission.
7. MSI™ will select 10-20 works and release them on MSI's website at for online poll as the second stage.
8. Only MSI™ club members can participate in the poll.

Judging Criteria:
1. Aesthetic Appeal 30%
2. Creativity 20%
3. Corporate and Brand Image 20%
4. Online Poll 30%

1. The winner's name will be announced on March 11, 2002 on MSI's website at
2. MSI™ will notify the winners via email.
3. All taxes on the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. (The winner will be responsible for a 20% grant tax, as subject to the Taiwan, ROC's tax law.)
4. All material submitted will become the property of MSI™ and will not be returned.
5. MSI™ reserves the right to use the awarded graphic and the winner's name, without compensation, in any advertising or publicity.
6. All MSI™ employees or affiliated company employees and members of their families are excluded from entering the contest.
7. This contest is voided where prohibited by law.