XBOX SAMSUNG NOTE 20 GIVEAWAY
OFFICIAL RULES

1. SPONSOR

These Official Rules (“Rules”) govern the operation of the Xbox Samsung Note Giveaway Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”). Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA, 98052, USA, is the Sweepstakes sponsor (“Sponsor”).

2. DEFINITIONS

In these Rules, "Microsoft", "we", "our", and "us" refer to Sponsor and “you” and "yourself" refers to a Sweepstakes participant, or the parent/legal guardian of any Sweepstakes entrant who has not reached the age of majority to contractually obligate themselves in their legal place of residence. By entering you (your parent/legal guardian if you are not the age of majority in your legal place of residence) agree to be bound by these Rules.

3. ENTRY PERIOD

The Sweepstakes consists of ten Prize Periods and ten Sweepstakes Drawings as follows:

Prize Period 1 starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) on October 27, 2020, and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on November 2, 2020.

Prize Period 2 starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) on November 3, 2020, and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on November 9, 2020.

Prize Period 3 starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) on November 10, 2020, and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on November 17, 2020.

Prize Period 4 starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) on November 18, 2020, and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on November 23, 2020.

Prize Period 5 starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) on November 24, 2020, and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on December 1, 2020.

Prize Period 6 starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) on December 2, 2020, and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on December 8, 2020.

Prize Period 7 starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) on December 9, 2020, and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on December 14, 2020.

Prize Period 8 starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) on December 15, 2020, and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on December 21, 2020.

Prize Period 9 starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) on December 22, 2020, and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on December 29, 2020.

Prize Period 10 starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) on December 30, 2020, and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on January 6, 2021.

4. ELIGIBILITY

To enter, you must be a legal resident of an Xbox Live Supported Country and be 18 years of age or older. If you are 18 years of age or older but have not reached the age of majority in your legal place of residence, then you must have consent of a parent/legal guardian, who must accept these Official Rules and execute all Contest paperwork on your behalf.

Employees and directors of Microsoft Corporation and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising agencies, and Sweepstakes Parties are not eligible, nor are persons involved in the execution or administration of this promotion, or the family members of each above (parents, children, siblings, spouse/domestic partners, or individuals residing in the same household). Void in Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, Syria, Region of Crimea, and where prohibited.

5. HOW TO ENTER

No Purchase Necessary. There are two steps to enter:

  1. Sign into your Xbox Live account on your Xbox console and press on the Xbox Cloud Gaming Giveaway page.

  2. Then, login to the Xbox Game Pass mobile app on your cell phone within the Entry Period. You will be entered into the Sweepstakes Drawing during the Prize Period in which you login to the Xbox Game Pass mobile app.

The entry limit is one per person per Prize Period. Non-winning entries will not be carried forward, you must enter each Prize Period separately.

Any attempt by any you to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different accounts, identities, registrations, logins, entering via both entry methods in a single Prize Period, or any other methods will void your entries and you may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited.

We are not responsible for excess, lost, late, or incomplete entries. If disputed, entries will be deemed submitted by the “authorized account holder” of the email address, social media account, or other method used to enter. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned to an email address by an internet or online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses.

6. WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION

Within 60 days following each Prize Period, potential prize winners will be selected by Microsoft or their Agent in 10 separate random Sweepstakes drawings. Each Sweepstakes Drawing will be from among all eligible online entries received for that Prize Period.

Winners will be notified via the contact information provided during entry no more than 60 days following the drawing with prize claim instructions, including submission deadlines. If a selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim a prize or fails to return any forms, the selected winner will forfeit their prize and an alternate winner will be selected time allowing. Only three alternate winners will be selected, after which unclaimed prizes will remain unawarded. If you are a potential winner and you are 18 or older, but have not reached the age of majority in your legal place of residence, we may require your parent/legal guardian to sign all required forms on your behalf.

7. PRIZES

A total of 10 Grand Prizes will be awarded, one per Prize Period. Each Sweepstakes Drawing winner will receive the following:

Grand Prize: An unlocked Samsung Note 20 cell phone. Approximate Retail (ARV) of each phone is US$999.

We will only award one Grand Prize per person during the Entry Period. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. No substitution, transfer, or assignment of prize permitted, except that Microsoft reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event the offered prize is unavailable. Prizes are awarded “AS IS” with no warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to, the implied warranties or merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. Prizes will be sent no later than 60 days after winner selection. Prize winners may be required to complete and return prize claim and / or tax forms (“Forms”) within the deadline stated in the winner notification. Taxes on the prize, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner, who is advised to seek independent counsel regarding the tax implications of accepting a prize. By accepting a prize, you agree that Microsoft may use your entry, name, image and hometown online and in print, or in any other media, in connection with this Sweepstakes without payment or compensation to you, except where prohibited by law.

8. ODDS

The odds of winning are based on the number of eligible entries received in each Prize Period.

9. GENERAL CONDITIONS AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY

To the extent allowed by law, by entering you agree to release and hold harmless Microsoft and its respective parents, partners, subsidiaries, affiliates, employees, and agents from any and all liability or any injury, loss, or damage of any kind arising in connection with this Sweepstakes or any prize won.

All local laws apply. The decisions of Microsoft are final and binding.

We reserve the right to cancel, change, or suspend this Sweepstakes for any reason, including cheating, technology failure, catastrophe, war, or any other unforeseen or unexpected event that affects the integrity of this Sweepstakes, whether human or mechanical. If the integrity of the Sweepstakes cannot be restored, we may select winners from among all eligible entries received before we had to cancel, change or suspend the Sweepstakes.

If you attempt or we have strong reason to believe that you have compromised the integrity or the legitimate operation of this Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, creating a bot or other automated program, or by committing fraud in any way, we may seek damages from you to the full extent of the law and you may be banned from participation in future Microsoft promotions.

10. USE OF YOUR ENTRY

Personal data you provide while entering this Sweepstakes will be used by Microsoft and/or its agents and prize fulfillers acting on Microsoft’s behalf only for the administration and operation of this Sweepstakes and in accordance with the Microsoft Privacy Statement.

11. GOVERNING LAW

This Sweepstakes will be governed by the laws of the State of Washington, and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the State of Washington for any disputes arising out of this Sweepstakes.

12. WINNERS LIST

Send an email to xgpquest@microsoft.com with the subject line “Samsung Note 20 Giveaway Winner List Request” within 10 days of January 6, 2021 to receive a list of winners that received a prize worth $25.00 or more.