Save the date: the 2021 Australian PC Awards air June 23, 24 and 25!

Australian PC awards 2021
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PC fans, make a note in your calendars: it’s coming! 

This year, the Australian PC Awards ceremony is going digital, with the first-ever streaming edition of Future Australia's long-running PC awards show! 

Watch the show on June 23, 24 and 25, from 7:30PM AEST.

Tune in here each night as the winners are unveiled live.

The APCAs recognise the very best in PC gear as voted on by the teams at TechRadar, APC, TechLife, PC PowerPlay and T3

Across three nights and covering 26 PC categories, you’ll be informed and entertained as the team discusses the state of play across all the key segments of the PC scene, and hands out awards to the gear and companies that did it better than the rest.

And did we mention there's over AU$15,000 in prizes to be won, too?


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By tuning in you can enter the rather spectacular competition we’re running, with an astounding AU$15,254 worth of amazing PC gear to be won! Check back for all the exciting prize details and how to enter.

Here's what's up for grabs - you don't want to miss this chance to win:

  • Aorus 15G YC laptop worth AU$3,499
  • Gigabyte Aero 15 XC laptop worth AU$3,099
  • Gigabyte Aero 17 KC laptop worth AU$2,999
  • Thermaltake Citadel Gaming System PC worth AU$2,399
  • AMD Ryzen 3600 CPU worth AU$289
  • AMD Radeon 6700XT graphics card worth AU$749
  • Corsair K70 TKL keyboard worth AU$299
  • Corsair Sabre Pro RGB mouse worth AU$99
  • Aten UC3022 CamLive Pro Dual HDMI to USB-C UVC Video Capture worth AU$679
  • MSI CH130X Gaming Chair worth AU$399
  • MSI Sekira 100R Case worth AU$219
  • MSI Vigor GK50 Elite Keyboard worth AU$119
  • MSI GM41 Wireless Gaming Mouse worth AU$78
  • Corsair K70 TKL keyboard worth AU$299
  • Corsair Sabre Pro RGB mouse worth AU$99


Each episode goes live at 7:30pm AEDT at

EPISODE 1 – Wednesday June 23 @ 7:30PM AEST

Best Motherboard Maker
Best Value Motherboard
Best Premium Motherboard

Best Graphics Card Maker
Best Value Graphics Card
Best Premium Graphics Card

EPISODE 2 – Thursday June 24 @ 7:30PM AEST

Best Value CPU
Best Premium CPU

Best Internal Storage Maker
Best External Storage Maker
Best SOHO or Home NAS

Best Value Laptop or 2-in-1
Best Premium Laptop or 2-in-1
Best Gaming Laptop
Best Desktop PC Maker

EPISODE 3 – Thursday June 25 @ 7:30PM AEST

Best Memory Maker
Best Cooling Product
Best Monitor
Best Keyboard
Best Mouse
Best Gaming Headset
Best PC Case
Best Router

Best Reseller

For the person, product or technology that advanced the PC more than any other.

A reader-voted award for the Best Company, chosen from all this year's finalists.

After the first live broadcast of the Australian PC Awards, you can tune in any time later to watch the show again, or catch up if you missed it on the night.

See you on the night!

Australian PC Awards

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