However, Apple fans who were stationed outside the store were greeted with a surprise by another smartphone maker — Huawei
In a brilliant yet snarky marketing gimmick, some people were spotted wearing Huawei shirts and handing out free power banks to hundreds of Apple fans in line. This was first reported by tech360 and here’s what they posted:
Huawei staff were spotted giving out free powerbanks to Apple fans queueing overnight for the new iPhone Xs and Xs Max in front of the Apple Store along Orchard Road. Well played, Huawei!
Posted by tech360.tv on Thursday, 20 September 2018
According to sources, approximately 200 power banks were handed out to people in the line. Here are some of the images shared by Huawei: