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iphone clones have been around since 07. How is this news?

The news part of this is a new phone not that it actually looks like the iPhone 6.
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It does look like IP6 but IP6 looked like M7 so HTC did it first.

That was my point. If someone feels that the A9 is a copy of the IP6 then how can they not say that the IP6 is a copy of the M7. I agree with HTC's latest statement, Apple are the ones flattering sincerely (imitation).
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Found this on guru3d

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Found this on guru3d


No surprise, the world is full of ignorant people.
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So the A9 is a $399 M7 running android 6.

But nobody will click the article if it were mentioned over the iPhone 6.

The best part about the A9 is that HTC ditched the curved back design that they carried over with M8 and M9. Worst design choice ever with this metal backs as it made it more slippery than a greased up pig.
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Most of you probably do not even remember, but iPhone 6 design was inspired by the iPhone 5. HTC(How To Copy) actually copied iPhone's 5 design.

If you look carefully, iphone 6 shares the same backplate design with top and bottom separated pieces, apart from the antenna bands expanding across and top of the device.




HTC is crazy for pricing this at $499. Way too high.. More like $350.
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Most of you probably do not even remember, but iPhone 6 design was inspired by the iPhone 5. HTC(How To Copy) actually copied iPhone's 5 design.

If you look carefully, iphone 6 shares the same backplate design with top and bottom separated pieces, apart from the antenna bands expanding across and top of the device.




HTC is crazy for pricing this at $499. Way too high.. More like $350.
You probably don't remember the Htc m7 released in 2013

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I dont think iv really giggled so much before in a overclock thread. The amount of people going back and forth on who copied who is hilarious. The A9 is a flattened m7, nothing more, nothing less. Stop overthinking everything.
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You probably don't remember the Htc m7 released in 2013


The iPhone 5 was released on the 21st of Sept 2012 and announced/shown in April 2012.
   
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The iPhone 5 was released on the 21st of Sept 2012 and announced/shown in April 2012.

Yes and both the m7 and iPhone 6 look nothing like the iPhone 5.
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