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Line-cutting, is by far the most annoying thing on earth. This happens at banks, colleges, restaurants, coffee shops etc. and now it has happened on the, already miles long, OnePlus 2 sales line.

How did this happen? We are all aware that OnePlus has an exclusive system in place, if you want to get a hold of its new device – OnePlus 2. This system needs one to score an invite to avail the new device. The invites are limited in number and tough to get a hold of. However, even after registering for the device there are a couple of other things one needs to do in order to get ahead. For example- one has to be up to date with all the giveaways, one needs to pair up with a friend by using the invite that can be shared with friends or family, keep up with all the contests on social media about the new device, and one can even join the company’s forum to get a preference of receiving an invite.

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This system has been kept in place to ensure that they only manufacture enough inventory as the demand, so that the supply will never overpower the demand. Again you ask why? This is because they are a young start up and this system will help them manage their risks far better than a mass-scale production would.

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Now one particular user, Jake Cooper, an avid OnePlus follower, who fulfilled all these commands and finally got a position on the OnePlus invite waiting list at number 9000, was faced with a strange crisis after falling to a position of > 70,000 even after following all the processes. However, for the OnePlus 2, the company suggested, that in order to get ahead in line, one can refer as many friends to the invite list, and accordingly one’s position moves forward.

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His solution: he hacked the system via a number of technical manoeuvres, a couple of python lines and mailinator.com, and managed to send a number of references to random email ids through an affiliated account. He actually managed to get from > 70,000 in line to just 1,694 in about 20 minutes.

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However, he has actually notified OnePlus about the hack, and has even shared the entire procedure on a website, as to how he skipped so far ahead on an exclusive and protected line. He has also offered to take down the procedure if notified by OnePlus. For more details of how this happened, click here.

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Rachel Issac, very much like Jon Snow, knows nothing. She likes to sleep, read, write and watch TV. Asymmetrical things bother her and she currently uses her spare time to write for iGyaan.in.
  • Akshay Kumar Phogat

    https://oneplus.net/invites?kolid=13WCYP bhai/behen ispe sign up kardo mtlb count me in likha hoga apni id register kardo thn gmail kolkar confirm kardo here isan invite for u drctly to a upper list :)

  • Omkar Nagvekar

    Then give me some of those

  • Premjit Chowdhury

    Respect!!!

  • Pravesh Jain

    Aditya Bhandari

  • Binu Aziz

    :v

  • Siddineni Tulasi Prasad

    i think Registration process is better then invite system

  • Deepak Negi

    Kashish Rajput

  • Pritesh Parikh

    This shows how their phones cld be easy to be hacked too. Feeling pity on one plus owners. U0001f61cU0001f61cU0001f61c

  • Divyansu Ambastha

    #WWYDFT2 #HYPE

  • Fathmee Zubair Galib

    Tasmim Morshed

  • ishtiyaqhu

    Yes, I did it too. I managed to achieve 2K from 52K in 5 minutes.

  • Neil Karania

    Indian specific oneplus 2 invites!!!!
    Register fast for Indian invites
    https://oneplus.net/in/invites?kolid=KVDMHQ

  • Viraj Dobriyal

    Prateek Kejriwal

  • Manoj Kumar

    LOL Invite system was hacked before :3 i used to get 400+ invites in one go :v :P
    too late :v

  • Dev Agarwal

    So now what happens to the people who have name in invite list

  • Garvit Dhawan

    https://oneplus.net/invites?kolid=M1PQEO
    this the link for getting an shortcut invite.

  • Pushkar Soorma

    Subscribe subscribe subscribe NOW https://oneplus.net/in/invites?kolid=2IIPDI

  • Vasistagowda

    igyaan that’s so awesome

  • Priyansh Chitlangia

    Get ?20 recharge
    Download https://plusrecharge.in/r/i70fwo
    Go to redeem voucher and enter
    “plusrecharge”
    You will get immediately rs 20 in your wallet.

  • Ujjawal Bansal

    Python

  • Arqam Siddiqui

    Does it delays the sale day?

  • Parminder Singh

    Invite system not good

  • Paritosh Bk

    Amogh Amg :o

  • SouL Prisoner

    puffff…. LOL????

  • Shaikh Aftab

    U0001f602 U0001f602 Bilal Shaikh

  • Vikash Kumar

    great job hackers