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‘Banned’ iPhone 5 advert is hilarious

Yes, it’s another iPhone 5 story. Sort of. You see the guys behind this parody ad probably feel the same way about the extensive coverage as you do.

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The ‘banned’ ad features designer Johnny Five showing that he can actually count and that he is aware that this is actually the sixth iPhone.

“With iPhone 5, we started with a design that we really love, but to build it, we had to look way into the future,” he added. “So we basically built the iPhone 9 and the worked backwards”.

“And let me tell you, once we figure out this numbering system in seven to eight years when the iPhone 9 comes out, it’s going to blow your mind”.

For now though, you’re going to have to make do with a phone that says “Fuck you” to Google Maps, forces you to get a truckload of adaptors and has an updated camera lens…cover. We can’t wait.