Our sponsors kindly made available these fantastic prizes with a total retail value of over US$14,000!

First prize is a computer system worth over $10,000! See below for specs.

1st Appro Dual AMD Opteron™ WH300 Workstation - $10,000 value
2nd $2,500 Zazzle Shopping Spree
3rd $1,000 Zazzle Shopping Spree
4th Zazzle Colossal Poster - $129.95 value
5th to 10th Zazzle Huge Poster - $34.95 value each
11th to 20th Zazzle Large Poster - $19.95 value each
21st to 25th Zazzle Small Poster - $13.95 value each
Special Mentions Ten 12-month PlanetMirror Premium subscriptions.

First Prize System Specs

The first prize is a stunning Appro 64-bit Opteron workstation featuring:

This computer is also capable of running Windows XP (either the 32 or 64-bit edition). POV-Ray can run in 64-bit native mode on both Red Hat Linux for the AMD64 and Windows XP for the AMD64, and is capable of performing renders that would be impossible under 32-bit operating systems due to OS memory limitations.

The small print: Prizes are being awarded by the sponsors direct to the winners. POVCOMP management is not involved in disbursement of awarded goods. To be elegible for a prize contestants in POVCOMP 2004 must agree to abide in good faith by the rules and conditions set down upon entry or as subsequently amended. International delivery of prizes will be provided to serviced destinations if the winner lives outside the USA, however duties and taxes are the responsibility of the recipient.

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