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FCC cites Panasystem for marketing illegal smartphones

Tuesday 20 May 2014 | 19:29 CET | News
The FCC Enforcement Bureau has cited Panasystem, a US-based online electronics retailer, for importing and marketing counterfeit smartphones marked with unauthorised or invalid labels falsely indicating that the devices were certified by the FCC. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: BlackBerry / FCC / Samsung
Countries: United States
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