BenQ ZOWIE Announces Partnership as the Official Gaming Monitor Partner of Helix eSports
Helix eSports Centers to Feature ZOWIE’s Innovative Esports Gaming Monitors.
ZOWIE, BenQ America’s esports division, announced today its partnership with Helix eSports, a premier destination for gamers in the Northeastern U.S. As the official gaming monitor partner, ZOWIE will outfit Helix eSports’ world-class gaming and virtual reality centers with top-performing esports monitors and provide prizes for upcoming competitions.
Helix eSports facilities will be equipped with ZOWIE’s XL2411P PC gaming monitors in their public gaming facilities, while ZOWIE’s XL2450 monitors will be available in VIP rooms for the ultimate esports experience. The ZOWIE 240Hz XL2540 and 144 Hz XL2411P offer a flawless experience of fast-motion gameplay. Users will also be able to utilize ZOWIE’s exclusive Black eQualizer technology to increase visibility in darker areas of the game. At each facility, amateurs and professional esports players alike will be able to compete on the high-performance monitors.
“We are thrilled to partner with ZOWIE to further enhance our esports facilities and give our gamers the best equipment for competition,” said Murphy Vandervelde, co-founder of Helix eSports. “As we reopen our gaming centers, we welcome our gamers back and are excited for them to experience the new monitors and offerings from ZOWIE.”
Helix eSports facilities are the go-to training centers for professional organizations on the East Coast. With access to first-class gaming infrastructure and equipped with BenQ monitors, professional players are able to prepare for LAN events in similar to conditions to actual tournament play. In 2019, ZOWIE and Helix eSports provided gamers with this experience at the Fortnite World Cup where more than 90 of the qualified players (including all of NRG, Solary, Ghost Gaming and FaZe) boot-camped at Helix playing on ZOWIE XL2450.
Steve Yang, director of BenQ America, continued: “Helix eSports provides gamers a safe space to come together to grow their skill level and build community, and we are proud to equip their state-of-the-art facilities with our industry leading monitors. ZOWIE monitors are innovatively designed to give esports competitors an edge, and we are excited to see Helix eSports gamers use our equipment as the official gaming monitors in upcoming tournaments.”
Helix eSports owns and operates three esports centers in the U.S. with its flagship location in North Bergen, N.J. The company also recently opened Helix eSports Patriot Place, which is located at Gillette Stadium in Boston, and is planning to open a third location in Freehold, N.J.
Introduced in late 2008, ZOWIE is a brand dedicated to the development of the best competitive gaming gears available that compliment esports athletes’ combating performance. In 2015, the ZOWIE brand was acquired by BenQ Corp to represent the company’s esports product line that delivers truly competitive experience and enjoyment. For more information about products and to purchase, visit https://zowie.benq.com or follow the brand on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
About BenQ America Corp
The world-leading human technology and solutions provider, BenQ is aiming to elevate and enrich every aspect of consumers’ lives. BenQ sells and markets technology products, consumer electronics, computing and communications devices. Founded on the corporate vision of “Bringing Enjoyment N’ Quality to Life,” BenQ focuses on the aspects that matter to most people today – lifestyle, business, healthcare and education – with the hope of providing people with the means to live better, increase efficiency and enhance learning by providing people-driven products and embedded technologies spanning digital projectors, monitors, interactive large-format displays, audio products, cloud consumer products, mobile communications and lifestyle lighting. Because it matters. For more information about products and to purchase, visit https://benq.com.
About Helix eSports
Helix eSports offers world class gaming and virtual reality experiences at state-of-the-art eSports centers throughout the United States. In reimagining the concept of a traditional LAN center or internet café, Helix eSports delivers a professional eSports experience to everyone. With modern design, high-end gaming equipment, dedicated fiber internet and friendly, expert level staff, Helix creates an inclusive environment for gamers of all ages and abilities. Helix eSports fosters and builds the local eSports community at every level – from youth to high school, to college, and beyond. Whether gamers choose to play, practice and socialize with friends or compete at the highest level, Helix eSports is the premier destination for gamers. With knowledgeable staff coupled with a wide array of platforms and games, and food and beverage offerings allow for the best eSports experience for everyone.