OnePlus will cease fulfilling reservations for invites on October 22nd.
OnePlus has frustrated consumers with its invite only system, putting it purely to luck whether consumers can pick up the device or not. Counter strategies were employed to calm the masses with sexist and downright silly competitions.
Now it has expectedly come to an end OnePlus are seeking to fulfil those that have already reserved an invite and will do so chronologically. Over 5 million sign-ups were recorded which is a huge success for the young Chinese company. There will be a final push of invites with many different ways in which you can get yourself an invite.
“Anyone who purchases our device from oneplus.net will start to receive shareable invites soon which they can share with family and friends – you might be surprised at what making friends on the forums can do! There are also contests hosted on our social media channels where we sometimes give away thousands of invites at a time, so be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, and now Snapchat (@onepluslife).”
OnePlus will be revealing their new device soon, expect OnePlus to start rolling out invites for the OnePlus X soon.
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