Rare engineering prototype iPhone 6 went under the hammer for 520,000 rubles




At that time, as all progressive mankind is looking for ways to save when buying iPhone 6, participant internet auction site eBay laid out for more than half a million rubles machine. However, we are talking about engineering sample of the smartphone. Rare prototype iPhone last generation belonged to the user service under the name Kimberlyk1018.


Sold on eBay copy is only slightly different from the production version of iPhone 6 – the same aluminum body, 4.7-inch touchscreen display. But the difference is still there. This unit has no markings, Federal Agency for Communications on the case. In addition, the smartphone has a special insert in place of red Lightning-connector.


Your phone is not “brick” with interesting markings, and it is quite a work gadget operates on the basis of the test software Switchboard. With shell Switchboard Apple engineers are testing electronic circuits, display and wireless interfaces smartphone. As told to the author of the lot, the device mistakenly sent him operator Verizon updating contract.




The initial price was $ 999 copies. For a month bidders raised rates up to several thousand dollars. The auction winner will pay for the prototype of “six” $ 11 110 (about 520 000 rubles.)

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