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The OnePlus Nord pre-order pack is a huge scam - beware! via OnePlus 7 Pro

  1. Sebastian Trummer , via OnePlus 7 Pro , Jul 31, 2020 :
    Storytime - So I tried pre-ordering a OnePlus Nord for my girlfriend even before the presentation. The first week of course I didn't get it (just 100 for sale) but the second week I got lucky and scored one of the first 1,000

    The thing arrived 2 days ago and being excited as hell, we just unpacked it a few minutes ago. We were both pretty thrilled for the mysterious pre-order bonus..... WHICH TURNED OUT TO BE A BOX!
    Yes, you heard right, the pre-order bonus is just a bigger, otherwise empty box around the standard retail packaging. Couldn't believe it myself first but the support just confirmed.
    Now I didn't have very high hopes BUT AN EMPTY BOX?? Come on Oneplus, you gotta be kidding me. At the very least, one of those cool new cases should have been included. That is just a joke, especially considering that Prime costumers get 30€ off without any pre-order. Shame on you, OnePlus, that's misleading advertising
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  2. malidan
    Nougat Jul 31, 2020


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  3. Houdis
    Cupcake Jul 31, 2020

    Houdis , Jul 31, 2020 :
    In Whitch Country you Pre-ordered? I Pre-ordered in Czechia And got box and OnePlus Buds.On order there we're 5 mystery gifts and if you pick the right one you got Buds if different one Case or screen protector.
     

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  4. Loveit
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  5. Sebastian Trummer , via OnePlus 7 Pro , Jul 31, 2020 :
    Ordered it in Germany. I couldn't even choose any option while ordering!
     

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  6. Shiba±06
    Gingerbread Jul 31, 2020

    Shiba±06 , via OnePlus Nord , Jul 31, 2020 :
    I think what happend here, was that the gifts were 'out of stock' for a few minutes, maybe hours.
    So you couldn't choose a gift and now you have just a box.
    A lot of people said they had sometimes 2-3 options or none at all, but after a little while all the (5) gifts come back again and they ordered then.

    I hope this was just a glitch and not done on purpose by OnePlus.
    Whatever the reason was, I really think they need to find a solution for this.
    Everyone who bought with a pre-order should at least get something good.
     

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  7. puccellino
    Lollipop Aug 1, 2020

    puccellino , Aug 1, 2020 :
    It would be a highly prized gift if you were a cat......they seem to love empty boxes, but I'm guessing you are not a cat. :smirkcat:

    @dsmonteiro

    I'm pretty sure the gifts could not be chosen when the OP ordered, could you perhaps look into this.

    Thanks
     

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  8. dsmonteiro
    Community Consultant Staff Member Aug 2, 2020

    dsmonteiro , Aug 2, 2020 :
    Hey Sebastian,

    Did you contact support about this? What did they say?
     

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    Froyo Aug 2, 2020


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  10. Sebastian Trummer , via OnePlus 7 Pro , Aug 3, 2020 :
    Well, the support chat has been as helpful as usual. They essentially said "If you only got the box, that's all there was and that's all you'll get"

    I tried arguing with the guy in the chat but to no avail.
    I decided to write a complaint mail after that and they're already taking a look at it. I'll keep you updated when there's news
     

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  11. dsmonteiro
    Community Consultant Staff Member Aug 3, 2020

    dsmonteiro , Aug 3, 2020 :
    Do you have a support ticket number? Please send me a PM with it if you do.
     

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  13. dsmonteiro
    Community Consultant Staff Member Aug 7, 2020

    dsmonteiro , Aug 7, 2020 :
    As I pointed out via direct message, I've already escalated this with customer support and you will indeed receive the missing free accessory, so I don't really understand what you mean.
     

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  14. Sebastian Trummer , via OnePlus 7 Pro , Aug 7, 2020 :
    Customer support just told me otherwise 5 minutes ago. Anyway, I'll wait another week now. Thanks for your efforts!
     

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  15. dsmonteiro
    Community Consultant Staff Member Aug 7, 2020

    dsmonteiro , Aug 7, 2020 :
    I understand that, but since your issue was escalated internally, their information is inaccurate. I've already asked for a tracking number and will provide it to you, as soon as I get it.
     

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  17. puccellino
    Lollipop Aug 7, 2020

    puccellino , Aug 7, 2020 :
    Thank you for stepping in and doing this @dsmonteiro . Much appreciated.

    :)
     

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  18. puccellino
    Lollipop Aug 14, 2020

    puccellino , Aug 14, 2020 :
    Did you issue get resolved?
     

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  20. puccellino
    Lollipop Aug 21, 2020

    puccellino , Aug 21, 2020 :
    Hello @dsmonteiro,

    Just checking to see if you received the tracking order details from customer service.

    Thanks.

    :)
     

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