Here are the 5 winners from our Opera Mini contest!

Back a few weeks ago, Windows Central in partnership with Opera, teamed up to let you try Opera Mini and also get a chance to win a new Surface 3 or Lumia 1520.

After our automated process has gone through and picked the winners, we can now share with you the results!

All the winners will be emailed today for further instructions on claiming their prize.

Windows Central & Opera contest winners

#1. Surface 3

  • Daniel Vaida of Romania!

#2. Lumia 1520

  • Yan Vinicius Varao Menezes of Brazil!

#3, #4, and #5 – Windows Central and Opera swag bag

  • Igor Macario of Brazil
  • Vijay Kopparam of UAE
  • Yousuf Mohammad of India!

We would like to thank everyone for your participation! Remember, for the winners you should receive an email sometime later today from Michelle to claim your prize.

Special thanks to Opera for sponsoring the giveaway. Remember to check out our Opera Mini review for Windows Phone to give them some love.

Daniel Rubino
Editor-in-chief

Daniel Rubino is the Editor-in-chief of Windows Central, head reviewer, podcast co-host, and analyst. He has been here covering Microsoft since 2007 when this site was called WMExperts (and later Windows Phone Central). His interests include Windows, Microsoft Surface, laptops, next-gen computing, and for some reason, watches. Before all this tech stuff, he worked on a Ph.D. in linguistics and ran the projectors at movie theaters, which has done absolutely nothing for his career.

76 Comments
  • Congratulations!
  • Wow..for a while I thought I saw my name.....then it vanished
  • Mirage....:D
  • You guys spelled my name wrong....
  • Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war #Lesson #Try #Motivate  Congratulations ! No luck as always , better luck - next time 
  • Lol ,  Michelle never choose me - i noticed since past 2 years ( FYI : in fun way 
  • It's automated. Not Michelle...
  • read line : i say in Fun way ( i know it's random by rafflecopter ) 
  • #GoBrazil
  • Congrats
  • Sad I never win this kind of thing :(
  • Look at this way, next time are better prizes! XD
  • Yeah, we'll win the contest when cityman & talkman will be given out by windows central team :D
  • Congrats to the lucky ones!!!!!!
  • Congrats to everyone!
  • Congratulations folks!
  • But..... Wen in Murica? Congrats to the winners! Posted from the Nexus 6, Nexus 5, or Surface Pro 3
  • Congrats mates.
  • Congrats guys
  • Shame I didn't win (as always!), congrats to to the winners though.
  • Rigged....
  • Right?
  • Those lucky people!!!! Nice range of Countries there!!!! Yeah there is always next time!!!
  • Congratulations to Winners and thanks for attempt :)
  • Congrats!! I'm waiting for the 940,Surface 4 contest now
  • Congratulations.. :)
  • Congratulations to the winners!
  • Congrats
  • Congratulations
  • Congratulations
  • Congratulations to the winners !!!
    May be next time for me then :( , I hope I will win next time some thing like this come around :)
  • Yeah, 1st prize a romanian. Go Romania, hehe.
  • Why do I bother?! The more I enter to win things, the more of a sore loser I become.
  • Maybe next time bye Lumia 1520
  • You are soo thrifty. Only one tablet and and one phablet !!!! I'll uninstall opera mini
  • Congratulations to the winners!!!
  • Awesome prizes! Congrats ALL!
  • Congrats! :)
  • Congrats to the winners. Nice to see some brazilians won :) - parabéns cambada, façam bom uso desses prêmios!
  • Congratulations to the winners, you got awesome awards. :)
  • .
  • Sorry that was my friend! Please don't ban me can you delete this mods.
  • Congratulations to those who won!
  • Congratulations guys , you just found 1 more reason to love this WINDOWS family .. Thanks to 1 & ONLY "WINDOWS CENTRAL"..
  • I love opera. Keep it up guys
  • I never win
  • Congrats to the"winners" ... Good luck getting your "prizes" ... Don't know about other contest winners but I'm still waiting on my Hidden Gems prize...
  • Where are you from and when you win the contest? For exemple, i won a coloud hoop headphone in a lumia conversations blog contest in may. Gets almost two months to the prize arrive in my hands here in Brazil.
  • In the US
  • Better luck for me next time !!!
  • Congrats to all!
  • Congrats to the people who won. I try but didn't got crap, as usual...
  • Congratulations, folks!
  • If you won once could it be possible not to win again?
  • Damn thats legend should be mine 1520 :(
  • I will stop following opera on twitter as soon as possible.
  • Congrats to the winners.
  • Congratulations.
  • Enjoy your gifts, now we can sell a kidney to buy a sp3 :/
  • Congratulations! To all winners :)
  • Submitted 926 entries but still .. .. Leave it ,
    Congrats to the winners. -_-
  • I should have won!! :D
  • congratulations
  • One Brazilian luck guy! I'll be the next!
  • Next time maybe... :/ Congratulations to the winners though! :)
  • Congratulations
  • What about Start10 rewards @daniel??
  • I really wish i could get a lumia 1520 or surface pro 3 as my parents wont buy me new for next 3 years and i am already using my 720 for 2"years and now they dont sell its battery as well!!!!
  • :) don't worry brother, better luck next time :)
  • I never win :( but that doesn't stop me from participating in the contents.
    Congratulations to the winners.
  • Congratulations ! No luck as always , better luck - next time 
  • Hey, all those names you have given are my nick names. Can I have at least one of the five prizes
     
  • Felicitări Daniel!
  • Mersi :)
  • I didn't get any mail from Michelle till now regarding the prize details...
  • Yeyy.  Got a mail yesterday with details of my winning. Thank you.