The press launch states, “On August 31, CBP officers seized 2,000 counterfeit Apple Airpod Earbuds from Hong Kong destined for Nevada at an air cargo facility positioned at John F. Kennedy Worldwide Airport. If the merchandise have been real, the Producer’s Instructed Retail Value (MSRP) would have been $398,000.”
The pictures posted alongside the press launch, nevertheless, clearly present that the seized earbuds are none apart from the OnePlus Buds. The TechCrunch report states that they reached out to CBP officers about additional remark however bought no response.
OnePlus Buds have been just lately launched by the Chinese language manufacturers and do have a resemblance to the Apple AirPods. Maybe it’s the white color that makes folks consider different manufacturers’ wi-fi earbuds are nothing however AirPods clones. Apple is among the few manufacturers that has not launched its wi-fi earbuds in every other color besides white. The OnePlus Buds have been just lately launched at Rs 4,990 and is available in three color variants: white, Nord blue and gray.
In relation to making AirPods-lookalikes, one can see the market flooded with them. The Realme wi-fi earbuds look very very like the AirPods as do those from Vivo and Oppo. It’s a bit ironical as when the AirPods have been first launched a number of years again, the design was fairly ridiculed.