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Geekzone HP Magic Giveaway competition (with video)
Posted on 14-Dec-2008 00:00 | Filed under: Promotions







Welcome to our Geekzone competition, part of the HP Magic Giveaway, a promotion between 50 participating web sites, with the sponsorship of HP and Microsoft. There are 50 prize packages to be won, and you can enter in as many competitions you want - each has its own rules and dates so to maximise your chances to win, visit each of the sites during the competition.

This is the prize package we have for the Geekzone winner:

Hardware (four PCs and one media extender)
- HP TouchSmart IQ816 PC (specs pdf)
- HP HDX 18 series Premium Notebook PC (specs pdf)
- HP MediaSmart Connect (specs pdf)
- HP Pavilion dv4 series Entertainment Notebook PC (specs pdf)
- HP Mini 1000 (specs pdf)

Accessories
- HP Photosmart C6380 Wireless AIO (printer)
- HP 564 Photo Value Pak

Software
- Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate/Home Premium or Microsoft Windows XP pre-installed on all units (Mini 1000 runs XP)
- Microsoft Office Home and Student Edition 2007 (Student-Teacher Edition) 1 DVD with 3 licenses
- Microsoft Windows Live
- Corel VideoStudio X2

Entertainment
- Kung Fu Panda (2 widescreen DVDs; 1 widescreen Blu-ray disc)

The total retail value of this prize pack would be over US$6,000!

A Magic Giveaway
This is a "Magic Giveaway" so we would like the winner to share the luck - and happiness - with someone special. You are not required to do this, but if you want to send one of the prize items to someone else - a relative who would benefit from a new PC at school or university, a neighbour in need, a school or doctor - we can ship that on your behalf, with a card and all expenses paid.

How to enter
This competition is now closed.

We have a discussion about the HP Magic Giveaway going on here. You don't have to but it would be great if you posted a reply in that discussion telling us about you and if you are to share the prize with anyone tell us why. Posting will not increase your chances, and not posting won't reduce your chances.

Good luck!



These are the rules you should know about:

  • Entry is open to registered Geekzone users. You can register here.
  • Your personal information is not being sold or distributed to any other company and is used solely for communication between Geekzone and yourself. Please read our Privacy Policy for more information.
  • Users must fill the entry form to enter the answer to the skill question and any comments, and submit the information. Geekzone will receive your answer via e-mail.
  • Incomplete or incorrect answers will not be included in the draw.
  • Only one entry per user is allowed. All multiple entries will be removed from the pool. We record the IP address of all submissions.
  • No purchase is necessary to participate in this competition.
  • Due to the New Zealand timezone we will have entries closing Saturday 20th December 2008 11:59pm (NZ time) - click here to find this in your timezone.
  • A random draw will be conducted Sunday 21st December 2008 (NZ time) and one entry will be selected.
  • The winner will be notified via e-mail. An e-mail reply to confirm the contact details will be requested.
  • The confirmation reply must be sent back in 48 hours otherwise another entry will be selected.
  • If the e-mail address is invalid (e-mail bounces) then another draw will be conducted.
  • Postage is paid.
  • In case the winner is an U.S. resident, he or she will receive a check to offset any taxes associated with the prize. If the winner is outside of the US, any duty associated with the shipment coming into your country will be covered. Please note that if you are in the US you will be required to fill out a W9 form and submit it to us before the prize can be shipped to you.





  • More information: http://www.hp.com/go/magicgiveaway...







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