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ezrunner 12-29-2007 07:37 AM

What BB is this? Chinese knock off?
 
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captthomason 12-29-2007 09:21 AM

only thing that looks different to me is the keyboard...but I don't own that model either. I wouldn't order it.

ezrunner 12-29-2007 09:22 AM

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Of course I wouldn't either. I found it rather humorous

captthomason 12-29-2007 09:23 AM

Yes sir

TeritaM 12-29-2007 09:44 AM

looks like a slackberry slurve...

ndub33 12-29-2007 10:03 AM

The keyboard looks like it may be from a Motorola Q. This is looks like either an example of very clever photoshopping or someone Frankensteining case components together.

ezrunner 12-29-2007 04:13 PM

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Lunk is this your BB?

John Clark 12-29-2007 04:19 PM

It's worth $5 to see what the heck it is.

LunkHead 12-29-2007 04:23 PM

I morphed a Sidekick with an iPhone, then morphed the iSKphone with a 8320 and this is what I got... Pretty kewl huh?

CBR900RR 12-29-2007 04:27 PM

Looks like get LEAD in the paint.

ezrunner 12-29-2007 05:08 PM

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Originally Posted by John Clark (Post 789334)
It's worth $5 to see what the heck it is.

I am watching this in myebay if it goes cheap i may grab just so I can perform further analysis.

I think we can all agree this is NO BB

LunkHead 12-29-2007 05:16 PM

Yes it is!!! The seller says so!!!!

ezrunner 12-29-2007 07:04 PM

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Ha now we know why you have been duped on ebay so much! You actually believe what the sellers tell you lunk tsk tsk

NCBuckeye 12-31-2007 08:02 AM

It's funny on 2 different posts, one post says this is the 9000 and people say it is awesome. The other says it is a fake and everyone says it sucks...lol.

mark0341 12-31-2007 09:53 AM

here is a link>>> BlackBerry 9000 series spy shot revealed? - Engadget

I don't think this a 9000 series BlackBerry. My guess would more be like a CDMA Curve. Maybe wishful thinking. I use CDMA.

Another Link>>> BlackBerry 9000 surfaces? | The Boy Genius Report

test54 12-31-2007 10:41 AM

funny how public opinion differs based on the description.

IT does look like a Q/8800 mash up.
With of course the iphone-esque banding around the outside.

Interesting how it took a few days for the news sites to catch on. ez, faster than all of them.

mark0341 12-31-2007 12:49 PM

Best Thread of '07
 
My vote: This being the Best Thread of 2007

Goes to ezrunner.(y)

snowskier79 12-31-2007 04:28 PM

The item has been removed on eBay.

ezrunner 12-31-2007 09:50 PM

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No surprise there!

Very funny how crackberry,bgr and engadget all picked up on it.

Honestly does anyone even think it looks like the quality we come to expect from RIM. It looks half a:)_ed!

veks 01-01-2008 01:29 PM

it does look half as_, thats why im hoping its the 8900 rather than the 9000


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