China iPED a clone of Apple’s iPAD now on sale

Posted on June 2, 2010

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According to TBS news report ( see video below ) , the iPed is on sale in Shenzhen, China and comes packaged in a box that looks like the iPad.
iPed is slightly heavier and is powered by an Intel chip and runs on Google Android.  The instruction manual says “APad, Entertainment and Internet Device”.
iPed is currently priced at US$105 versus Apple iPAD ( ranges from US $ 4599 to US$699 for the WiFi model and US$ 629 to US$ 829 for the 3G/WiFi models )

The iPed looks very similar to the Apple iPAD and the touch screen seems very smooth and slick. More icons are displayed on screen compared to the iPed.

Shenzhen City is well known for  producing clones and knock-Offs of Apple products. There are about 400 counterfeit electronics product companies in Shenzhen manufacturing a wide variety of electronic products one can find 100 % look alike Apple iPods, iPhones, Nokias, Motorola and Sony Ericcsson phones which sells for approximately 30-50 % of the original unit prices.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q599sQ41_cI

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