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Default [Q] fake or original SIII ?

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i want to buy a SIII GT-I9300 on ebay, here is a photo of the device inside.

 


"Made in China" ???
I thouhgt all Sammy mobiles are produced in South Korea?
So is this device a fake or not?

Thx in advance

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Imei is prob useless now you posted it. Remove the pic. Never ever show you're imei to any one.

Also mine says made by Samsung. So I'd guess fake.
 
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it looks like original
 
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Imei is prob useless now you posted it. Remove the pic. Never ever show you're imei to any one.

Also mine says made by Samsung. So I'd guess fake.
Hey. Noob question why not show the imei number. Curious

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Well what happens with imei is that it controls connectivity with phone and networks. Blocked imei wont work so people look to change this with good imei. Posting a "good" imei that can be cloned to another phone is madness
 
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I think this looks like the original
 
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Ask the seller to show the specs of the phone using antutu.
 
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Ask the seller to show the specs of the phone using antutu.
Or boot into download mode, Hold down the power + home + volume down and then press the volume up. The second line should say PRODUCT NAME: GT-I9300 or GT-I9305
 
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hi everybody,
i want to buy a SIII GT-I9300 on ebay, here is a photo of the device inside.

 


"Made in China" ???
I thouhgt all Sammy mobiles are produced in South Korea?
So is this device a fake or not?

Thx in advance

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Mine is made in vietnam .Anyway ask user to install PHONE INFO from playstore and sent screen shot .of all screen including
the refurbishment check


SAMSUNG S2-I9100G
SAMSUNG S3 -I9300

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