iPhone X with USB-C port sold on eBay: $ 86,000!

The will of the users seems quite clear: “the next iPhone we want it with the USB-C port “. This is certainly not new, supported – indeed, promoted – by the European Union which for some time now has been insisting on the adoption of a standard that requires smartphone and tablet manufacturers to standardize the standard , opting for the solution USB-C . And the refined modified iPhone X prototype made by the willing Ken Pillonel could be the right sponsor to convince Apple to abandon the owner Lightning (on iPad this has already happened, why not extend the new paradigm to smartphones?).

Caricatore unico: Europa sceglie standard USB-C, anche per iPhone. Ecco la proposta

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Remember the video showing iPhone X with USB-C? It is the result of months of work, and the result is excellent. And it was so appreciated that it reached a staggering figure on the eBay auction , that the student mastering in robotics he opened to repay himself for the effort and time dedicated to the project. Perhaps not even he expected such success: there are 6 days left to the end of the auction, and a rating of has already been reached) . 100 dollars thanks to the raise of 173 users. If you are interested in participating, please know that you must aim at at least 100. 200 dollars (goes forward by 100 in 100), but at least if you win the iPhone X with USB-C port you will receive it at your home saving on shipping costs, kindly offered by Ken Pillonel.

Note: it is not certain that the amount can really be paid as a bidder you can also not complete the purchase especially with “fake” accounts.

The news is curious in itself, but hides the public interest in a structural modification of the Apple smartphone. It is the “ first iPhone made with a USB-C port “, a “ collector’s item “which may even acquire value over time, but also wants to be a provocation to draw attention to the theme . Who knows if some relaunch has arrived from Cupertino …

The good Pillonel advises that the modified smartphone should not be updated, restored or opened , nor used as the main iPhone. “ It’s just a prototype “, he reiterates. In summary: it works, yes, but exactly the way it is. By the way, this is a black colored iPhone X with internal memory from 64 GB and without accessories. Included in the price will also be the opportunity to make a Pillonel phone call for assistance. 30 minutes, no more .


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Despite some offers – those that had exceeded quota 100. 000 dollars – have been withdrawn, iPhone with USB -C was eventually sold, and at a very impressive price nonetheless: 86. 001 dollars .

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