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Plus, Xiaomi didn’t even clearly mention how many units were going to be available. Users would have to go to its cover samsung a3 2016 rosa terms and conditions page to see exactly how many units were cover 0.3 iphone up for grabs. The company faced a massive backlash on Facebook after the sale ended, with many saying it would lose customers over this duplicity.
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Xiaomi is now defending itself against these allegations with a statement on Twitter. It seems the promotion was less of a sale and more of a lottery. The people who pressed the buy button closest to cover samsung galaxy s3 mini minions the set time were automatically added to the lottery and the system then decided who got the 1 smartphone randomly.
There’s no talk of a lottery in the aforementioned terms and conditions page, just a sentence stating that the devices cover samsung a3 neo would be handed over on a “first come, first serve basis.” cover samsung j72016 Xiaomi has clearly messed up its UK debut and it’ll have iphone 8 edge cover to work extra hard to win back consumer trust…