iPad, meet your genetically modified brother the iPed

iPed

You are probably saying John! iPad is spelled with an “a”! A couple days ago in Shenzhen, China, an iPad rip off called the iPed was launched. Shenzhen is also home to the actual iPad, manufactured at the Foxconn Plant.

The packaging of the iPed, is in every way identical to the iPad, but the iPed will set you back a mere $105.

Heavier than its Apply counterpart, the iPed  is powered by an Intel chip, runs on Google’s Android system and, like the iPad, is a touchscreen multi-media device.

It’s impressive how fast China was able to copy this – should Apple be alarmed?  Judging by the effect China’s high-quality knock-offs have on other sectors like luxury handbags and watches, I’d say Apple should at least be a little worried.

Editor in Chief at here SMNZ, I have a passion for social and digital media. When not writing and managing SMNZ I am the Head of Innovation at TAG The Agency, a digital ad agency and the Head of Sales and Marketing for End-Game, a software development agency. I'm also involved with a number of startups and I am always keen to support those that are bold enough to give things a go. Start something, better to try than to live wondering what if...

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