Is it a plane? Is it a Windows Phone? No, it's a... Lemon?

Wannabe Windows Phone

They say copying is a form of flattery, so both HTC and Microsoft should be feeling so with this low-end device that has appeared on Indian Times. The device, a Lemon T109 Dual SIM Mobile Watch, appears to be rocking a Windows Phone UI, but isn't actually a handset running Microsoft's OS. Odd, right?

Priced at just 2,999 Indian Rupees (approx. $54), the device is a cheap offering that comes with a 4GB SD card and a Reebok watch. We've checked the device on the manufacturer's website and there's no indication that it runs Windows Phone, or another other OS for that matter.

It's either a mistake or someone was just lazy, but it's humorous to see hardware appearing to run Windows Phone.

Source: Lemon MobilesIndia Times Shopping; thanks, Rajashekaran, for the tip!



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<p sab="1468">Who needs a Lumia when I can get a Lemon?&nbsp; The U2 fan inside me is giddy with delight.&nbsp; Love the stylish lack of a Start button.</p>

shinygerbil says:

Haha. It also has two Phone tiles and HTC Photo Enhancer? Sold!

mmali386 says:

Didn't click it was dual sim until I saw the Phone tiles and wondered why.

Kweezy157 says:

Looks like an HTC Diamond

PhilR8 says:

Looks like that company exclusively sells KIRF-y knockoffs. 

Kreblon says:

Dial SIMs, dual phone tiles. That's high-tech.

ejlee072006 says:

Wow...thank you come again

drmnyousuf says:

Round & round you are a sad pathetic soul. Get a life and stop trolling.

Hisham Ahmed says:

+1 for you......I've seen him around too.......

mayur89 says:

There is Indian version of iphone as well... :D it looks like iphone, UI as well :D :D

DemiNutive says:

I find it funny that they choose to mimic an HTC that runs windows phone when they could have just put that clanky robot OS on there and called it a day. I think I really says something about WP when a knock off would try and mimic the modern UI instead of just loading gingerbreak or something to that effect.

stoickiwi says:

It is futile.

Nakazul says:

Hahaha, you should call and ask if you get 2 phones for the price of 1.

jasonxz says:

oooohh...stomach hurts.....

PoohGQ says:

Whoa! They really haven't noticed this error upto now?? Hello FTC.....

cdbstl76 says:

Finally, someone mislabeling a WP device the other way. Too often its a WP labeled as Android!

Maestro1974 says:

I typed in my zip code and its says the phone wouldn't work in my area .

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Piro.Garay says:

Day 17, and they still suspect nothing...

cdbstl76 says:

"Lemon" - we have manufacturing laws here in the states about that. Not a name we could use here! Haha

DemiNutive says:

I do believe that the $54 price tag falls far below the lemon law lol

david126 says:

At least the got the color right :-)

teaMJPx says:

ha! That looks like my old Touch Pro with the little circle at the bottom but... Runs "WinDown7" (since its not "WP" OS) jejeje

India is going high tech everyday.

kushki says:

Lemon.... still better thn apple

xiontechinfo says:

You will find 10000s of these types of device here :P