PDA

View Full Version : Apple distributor selling fake macbook?


SaudiMac
Mar 15, 2009, 04:42 AM
I found this picture on Arabcomputers (http://www.arabcomputers.com.sa/) website, never seen that MacBook model before... :eek:
http://www.arabcomputers.com.sa/upfile/pic1236147253.jpg

kelv1ntran
Mar 15, 2009, 05:10 AM
I found this picture on Arabcomputers (http://www.arabcomputers.com.sa/) website, never seen that MacBook model before... :eek:
http://www.arabcomputers.com.sa/upfile/pic1236147253.jpg

is there something wrong with it? its just the new aluminum macbook isn't it?

gjw4u
Mar 15, 2009, 05:12 AM
Where do you exactly see a fake? MB is new model & MBP is previous one.

SaudiMac
Mar 15, 2009, 05:12 AM
is there something wrong with it? its just the new aluminum macbook isn't it?


Where do you exactly see a fake? MB is new model & MBP is previous one.

The first one, it's supposed to be 17" mbp but the keyboard is black and there is a DVD drive slot in the front?!

Mastamarek
Mar 15, 2009, 05:33 AM
The first one, it's supposed to be 17" mbp but the keyboard is black and there is a DVD drive slot in the front?!

haha, yeah, thats messed up.

G-Force
Mar 15, 2009, 05:34 AM
As far as I know, that's a mockup that has been going around before the new Unibody MacBooks were released.

Devie
Mar 15, 2009, 06:24 AM
I've seen a few things like this before, in a memo that my work pumped out to all employees was a picture of a mocked up iPod that could be won in a comp...

SaudiMac
Mar 15, 2009, 06:26 AM
I've seen a few things like this before, in a memo that my work pumped out to all employees was a picture of a mocked up iPod that could be won in a comp...

an authorized distributor shouldn't make such mistakes though...

Schtumple
Mar 15, 2009, 12:03 PM
an authorized distributor shouldn't make such mistakes though...

Yeah right, their advertising dept. is pretty lazy...