Just about 2 months ago, we reviewed about this HP StorageWorks Data Vault X510 with the help of John Obeto. We’ve promised in the post that we will giveaway the device to one of our lucky readers, so today we are announcing that soon we will be able to fulfill our promise!
In next week, exactly on Monday 25th we will start the giveaway contest giving away the HP Data Vault X510 with 1 week duration (end on May 2nd, 2010). The contest is sponsored by HP themselves with the help from the guys at IvyWorldwide.
The contest is not running by us all alone. There are 6 other great bloggers and tech sites that is also taking part on this giveaway for their own audience to win the coolest giveaway of the month. Each site will giveaway one HP StorageWorks Data Vault X510 to one of their own lucky readers and for you who didn’t win on the first round can follow up through all of the sites (listed below) until the end of the chain. Here is the detail schedule in case you need to test your luck:
|No.||Website||Launch Date||Announcement Date|
|1.||Neowin||April 11st, 2010||April 18th, 2010|
|2.||Jake’s MediaBlab||April 18th, 2010||April 25th, 2010|
|3.||Hardware Sphere||April 25th, 2010||May 2nd, 2010|
|4.||SlashGear||May 2nd, 2010||May 9th, 2010|
|5.||Geekazine||May 9th, 2010||May 16th, 2010|
|6.||Absolutely Windows||May 16th, 2010||May 23rd, 2010|
|7.||Gottabemobile||May 23rd, 2010||May 30th, 2010|
Currently, the first round at Neowin has closed and the winner has been announced. The second round will be at Jake’s blog, and we are on the third round of this coolest giveaway of the month.
HP Data Vault X510 is actually valued around $700 for the 1TB version. The most expensive giveaway we ever had at Hardware Sphere. So, never miss this fun contest to win this freak of prize!
As an additional fun, HP also threw in three more prizes for another three readers (across the entire chain – 7 blogs) who submit their creatives. You can win the following prize in addition of the Data Vault X510:
- First Place: One unit of HP Mini 311 Netbook
- Second Place: One unit HP 8-inch sd828a1 Smart Wi-Fi Display
- Third Place: One piece nice HP Shirt
So what considered as a creatives? The answer is… anything you can think of!
Just make it as creative as you can to impress HP about their Data Vault X510!
Just a few suggestions, the creative could be in a form of:
- poster design – if you are a designer
- funny poems or mind-blowing expression toward Data Vault X510
- Short videos – You can use Youtube for this
- Audios (such as short songs, melodies, ringtones or anything else)
- blog posts – Blog about HP Data Vault X510 with all of your crazy ideas to use the device when you win it
- A creative reason of why you want the Data Vault X510
- Tips about how to use HP Data Vault X510 – If you are tech-guru
- Anything else that you can think of!
We invite you who have a personal or tech blog to blog about this contest and link to the contest page when it’s up (on 25th). That is also considered as one of the creative for the contest.
The entries must be submitted to the contest to be count as one entry. To give a bit of spoiler, on our contest each person can have up to the maximum of
10 5 entries for the contest. So use it wisely to stand a chance to win both HP Data Vault X510 and the additional bonus prize!
Okay, since the contest is on the next week, I invite you to subscribe to our free newsletter right now so we can let you know at the first place once the contest is up (Make sure to verify your subscription, or I will not be able to send you anything!).