India is famous for wanting cheap substitutes and discounts. So when a man was offered an iPhone 6, 5S, iPad 4 and a Macbook Pro for Rs 51,000, what did he do? Yes, he grabbed the offer. However, he was in for a shock when he found out that the bag where all the contents were earlier placed, just had one large heavy brick in it. Guess, there are really no short cuts in life. Also Read - PUBG New State receives over 17 million pre-registrations as closed alpha testing ends
Not revealing his identity, the grieved man spoke on Reddit about the mishap. He said that he was approached by two unknown guys who said that they had the iPhone 6, 5S, iPad 4 and a Macbook Pro on them, that they had seized at customs, and were looking for a quick sell of those devices. After confirming that the devices were working, and cross-checking serial numbers and warranty status online, the man decided to buy the products. Also Read - iPhone selling in LG stores? Apple is apparently in talks for a new deal
In the process of paying them Rs 51,000 by removing cash from the ATM, the two sellers managed to swap the bag which had all the Apple contents with a bag that had a heavy brick in it. When the user realised this, it was too late to catch the guys who had fled the scene by then. Also Read - Apple CEO Tim Cook claims iOS is more secure than Android
He ended by saying, “Sometimes perfectly sane normal people do stupid things, like I did today. And I am out of a lot of cash, hope someone learns from my mistake.”
Yes, we sure do hope.