Technology • Internet & Web
2020-09-14T22:00:02+00:00

Customs and Border Protection seize 2,000 OnePlus Buds claiming they are "counterfeit Apple AirPods"

US Customs and Border Protection tweeted that officers at John F Kennedy International Airport had "recently seized 2,000 counterfeit Apple AirPods from Hong Kong, valued at $398K had they been genuine."

The box from the tweet picture states that the product is from OnePlus and not Apple, but according to a CBP spokesperson: "Upon examining the shipment in question, a CBP Import Specialist determined that the subject earbuds appeared to violate Apple's configuration trademark."

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