Car-Board: Here’s What You Missed From our First Keyboard Meetup!

October 14, 2021

Sylvia Keller

iBUYPOWER hosted their first annual Car-Board Meetup, a custom keyboard event surrounded by European car enthusiasts at Big SOCAL EURO, last Sunday. You might think that’s a strange combination, but we think cars and keebs go hand-in-hand!

What You Missed: LOTS of cool Keyboards

Apiary and AndyVNguyen came out as guests who co-hosted the event with us to give prizes away for our favorite keyboards of course—and everyone else’s too! đŸ˜‰

It was awesome seeing so many people show up with custom boards from all over – we had guests that came from across the country, and down the street.

We also had prototype boards make first-time appearances! The Ginkgo65 and Ellora65 got a chance to take the spotlight in the middle of the show, to adoring reception.

Typing Race!

Then, some serious competition ensued during our typing speed contest, which just goes to prove how skilled the community is in both building and typing on their boards! There was real tension in the tent; almost more than the drag races taking place around us!


HYTE Joins the Party!

To keep the DIY spirit alive, we also took time to introduce event-goers and newbies alike to our newest sister brand, HYTE. Plenty of TShirts and Desk Pads were handed out for all who came out in support! The grand prize winner of our typing contest also walked away with a REVOLT 3 ITX case as their reward – congratulations on your big win! đŸ™‚

Wrapping Up

Thanks again to everyone that made this year’s community meetup such a massive success; we had a blast, and it was great seeing you there!

If you missed this event, but don’t want to miss out on future community events, we got you! Follow us on social media and join our discord for news and updates on what we’re doing next. See you soon!

You Might Also Like:

Anime Expo 2022 Recap from iBUYPOWER and HYTE

The leading brand in prebuilt PC...

Prime Day Sales You Don’t Want To Miss Out On

Amazon Prime Day Sales are Upon Us...


What is Anime Expo? Anime Expo, or AX,...

iBUYPOWER Halo Infinite All Stars Invitational | Powered by AMD

iBUYPOWER is here with Infinite All...

iBUYPOWER VALORANT Fight Night Disruption Series | Powered by WD_BLACK

iBUYPOWER comes back to esports this...

iBUYPOWER Halo Infinite Series Invitational Powered by AMD Ryzen

iBUYPOWER just made its official entry...

Adopting Excellence with Intel® and iBUYPOWER

iBUYPOWER recently participated in the...

iBUYPOWER Fight Night 2042 Series Powered by WD_BLACK

Battlefield 2042 is finally out and iBUYPOWER wraps up 2021 with the next leg of our Fight Night tournaments. FN 2042 Series Powered by WD_BLACK takes the next two weekends and features up to 64 teams all fighting for a $2000+ prize pool. Which squadron will come out on top?

iBUYPOWER Mythic Masters Powered by Intel

iBUYPOWER is bringing back North American CS:GO esports with Mythic Masters, a $50,000 invitational powered by Intel and in partnership with Mythic League.

iBUYPOWER Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals: Part 2

Want a sneak peek at our Black Friday...

Related Articles