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01-08-2009, 01:36 PM #1See What Happens When You Assume, iPhone Nano Forgers
So now that the iPhone Nano is officially a no go, there are several Eastern manufacturers with forged versions of a product that doesn't even exist.
The forging started just after Christmas in Thailand and only continued to escalate; now leaving forgers with excess phony stock that will undoubtedly make its way westward.
There is a lot of speculation as to what Apple will do about these iPhone Nanos by pundits and bloggers. Surely Apple would like to follow suit against these forgers if they could locate them, but that seems unlikely at this time…most likely a few not so well informed consumers will buy the iPhone Nano, and impress their equally uniformed friends with the "latest and greatest technology."
I personally find it kind of funny that the forgers got it wrong this year. However, I am all for Apple getting some competition but blatant knockoffs that are designed to mislead people…not cool.
Source: Apple wrongfoots iPhoneys â€¢ The RegisterAppleChic
01-08-2009, 01:49 PM #2
Wow, I would LOVE to see how well the e-mail works on that shuffle.
01-08-2009, 02:04 PM #3
^Yeah, haha. The shuffle always makes me laugh... If that was cheap enough, I'd love to pick one up just to mess with people.Respect your elders.
01-08-2009, 02:56 PM #4
01-08-2009, 03:02 PM #5cingular
Those are old i remember seeing them back on ipw right after the first iphone came out this isnt really any news that they werent gonna make it either cause like i said bout two years ago, i remember seeing about it and they later said that there wasnt any more word on it so this really isnt news
01-08-2009, 03:03 PM #6
01-08-2009, 03:35 PM #7
blah.. i first saw that image when the iPhone first came out a couple years back and immediately knew it was a joke. this isnt even news worthy ;p
01-08-2009, 03:52 PM #8
I'd like to see the dial keypad on that shuffle, lol![SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
01-08-2009, 03:58 PM #9
01-08-2009, 04:08 PM #10
Sometimes when you take a gamble you lose out!
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01-08-2009, 04:28 PM #11
these are not real.
I have this pic off of deviantart from almost a year ago
It was a conceptual art piece someone did.
Almost a spoof
01-08-2009, 04:43 PM #12
niice, i hope the IFLIP phone i just purchased off ebay is legit
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01-08-2009, 05:54 PM #13
01-08-2009, 07:13 PM #14
i would trade my 3g for that shuffle any day. The 3g's screen is too big for me. I love reading emails with small 1inch screens. too bad...
01-08-2009, 07:36 PM #15
01-08-2009, 09:06 PM #16
the nano would be cool if the rumors ive heard said it would have all functions as a regular iphone but no internet and gps that would suck but thankfully i already have MiPhone and if anyone would ever make or some sucker buy the shuffle iphone....im just gonna stop before i get in trouble!!
01-08-2009, 09:50 PM #17
Id take one just for **** and giggles..
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01-09-2009, 12:02 AM #18
They were not produced. If they were theyd be on ebay already, its just some old pix.
01-09-2009, 09:29 AM #19
The iPhone Shuffle doesn't have a dialer. You just shake it and calls someone randomly.
01-13-2009, 12:20 PM #20
iPhone nano now rumored for June, Unicorn delayed again until September