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9 of our favourite iPhone 5 launch memes

So there was a little launch yesterday. You might have heard of it. Apple, iPhone 5, ring any bells?

Anyway, the biggest launch in tech was bound to generate the odd meme. Judging by what’s out there at the moment, it looks like large portions of the internet agree with my assessment that Apple missed the boat with this launch.

To save you the monumental effort of having to trawl through the cess-pits of the web, we’ve gathered together some of the best memes around the launch.

At least one person called Apple out on the fact that the gadgets announced yesterday look similar to ones already out there:

This one suggested Apple go back to basics with its next phone:

A couple made comment on the changing face of the iPhone:

Tony Stark was invoked:

The new docking pin got the Xzibit treatment:

Someone was clearly peeved at Apple’s naming conventions:

Another dared to imagine what Steve would think:

Author | Stuart Thomas

Stuart Thomas
Stuart Thomas joined the Burn Media team in 2011 while finishing off an MA in South African Literature. Eager to prove his geek credentials, he allowed himself to be thrown in the deep and did his best to stay afloat. When not fused with his keyboard, you can find... More