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    I just bought a Galaxy s4 mini from a friend. Its unlocked apparently and I went and got a new sim card for it since I had a iphone and I cant connect to my wifi everything looks really bad. I would like to know what the issue is or if its fake or what? Please help meFake? Galaxy S4 Mini?-picture0004.jpgFake? Galaxy S4 Mini?-picture0005.jpgFake? Galaxy S4 Mini?-picture0006.jpgFake? Galaxy S4 Mini?-picture0007.jpg
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    Either the cover is an aftermarket one, or the phone is a fake. If you turn the phone off and remove the backing, can you see the model number?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Golfdriver97 View Post
    Either the cover is an aftermarket one, or the phone is a fake. If you turn the phone off and remove the backing, can you see the model number?
    Yes it is TC9500
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    I am inclined to think it is a clone. I can't find any info on the tc9500.

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    How much you paid? And yes it's a clone.

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    The gs4 mini doesn't have the best screen but that looks quite poor. If your "friend" knowingly sold you a fake you may want to have a word with him/her.

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    Thats not an Galaxy S4 Mini, sadly. The model doesnt look like an original Galaxy S4 Mini. The only models of S4 mini are. I9190, I9192 duo and I9195 LTE.

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    There are a lot of fake cell/smartphones out there. I suggest doing RESEARCH on any device before purchase....from anywhere

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