9550 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Nov 30, 2010 6:19 AM by vartanarsen
Currently Being ModeratedNov 30, 2010 4:31 AM (in response to Harisit2005)Buying from anywhere other than an Authorised Reseller leaves you open to the risk that it is a fake.
There is no online 'checker' until the phone is registered to someone and then only the registered owner can check as far as I know.iMac 27", MacBook Pro 15", iPhone 3GS, iPod Nano, Mac OS X (10.6.5), Time Capsule - just say no.
Currently Being ModeratedNov 30, 2010 5:36 AM (in response to Harisit2005)First look at the phone. Most fakes are horrible. Second, turn on the phone, most fakes are horrible there too. I've never seen a fake that could convince me it was a genuine iPhone.
Currently Being ModeratedNov 30, 2010 6:19 AM (in response to Harisit2005)Ask the seller for the serial number.
Ask him to send you a photo of the iPhone Settings Page - About-General - which confirms the serial number.
Plug the serial number into the Apple support center:
If it is identified as IP4, its real.MacBook Pro 13. (2010), Mac OS X (10.6.4), iPhone 4; iPod Classic 160 G(Late 2009); iPod Shuffle (2010)