Oh Boy, a Windows Mobile iPhone Knockoff.

Posted by Chris Leckness on Mar 13, 2008

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Now you all know that I am an avid fan of Windows Mobile, but I also think the iPhone is a great toy. The toy will be more business friendly soon though. I am not really into modding my phones to look like others, but some foreign company has taken people’s obsession with the iPhone and run with it.

There is a program called Touch Flo, which I am pretty sure is HTC’s own innovation, that allows your Windows Mobile device look and somewhat operate like an iPhone. I have reported here about this before too as well as third party programs to accomplish this. This foreign company, which I guess is called solimobi, has taken an iPhone knock off body and put Windows Mobile 6 running Touch Flo on it. To make matters worse, they are selling it, backwards Apple logo and all! It’s really quite funny.

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I’d be willing to bet that Apple and HTC aren’t too pleased with this…

Source: Solomobi via Gizmodo

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Chris Leckness is a Microsoft MVP, Mobile Devices and a member of the exclusive focus group, Mobius. Chris has been a big time supporter/user of Windows Mobile since the Dell Axim days when it was Pocket PC 2002. Chris loves Zune, but also owns 3 iPhones too. His personal blog is chris.leckness.com.

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  • edge777

    Okay, this is kinda funny, but it begs the questions. Why wouldn’t I just buy an iPhone (software works well, doesn’t lag, doesn’t crash), rather than buying something that looks like an iPhone but has software which lags and crashes (maybe I just don’t get it, lol)

  • pocketpcadmire

    have u seen its specs? everything sucks, but, it has mammoth battery!(2800mah)

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