Apple release ceremonies used to be genuinely newsworthy events, showcasing impressive and innovative new technology that confirmed, in the eyes of many, that the company was far ahead of its rivals and justified the hefty price tags of its products.

These days? Not so much. To the average person, Apple's pricing seems unrealistic compared to its competitors, which have caught up and in some cases overtaken Apple in product innovation. The pomp and ceremony accompanying these release events has perhaps lost its sheen to all but the most loyal fans, and instead of being met with awe, they are instead the target of derisive memes.

With the announcement of the iPhone 11 just recently, the memes have been flowing thick and fast. The main target of most fun has been the unusual design of the phone's camera - featuring three large lenses - which has been compared to everything from a stovetop to a coconut. Can't imagine what I mean? Scroll down to check them out for yourself, and let us know what you think in the comments!

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Chris Jones 1 week ago

This! Stop encouring the bastards by buying their new crap. It's no better than a scam.

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Major B. Good 1 week ago

Perfect for cooking a bowl of iPho!

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Night Owl 1 week ago

And the microphone is NSA

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ZANDA 1 week ago

upvoting just because Malala

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Chris Jones 1 week ago

Meh - done this. In fact removed it from my iPhone-shite phone. Only bought one - not getting conned twice.

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Pokemon sa 1 week ago

Does it have Bluetooth ?

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Peta_C 1 week ago

People with Trypophobia are freaking out over this meme!

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Savvy Raye 1 week ago

This deserves more credit

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CiscoZulfikar 1 week ago

This year's iPhone is basically a refresh of the previous version with triple cameras.

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Daria B 1 week ago

Translation: "Princess Mononoke edition." Are they crazy? It's ridiculous." You're welcome. ♥

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BlahBlah 1 week ago

No wonder Apple took ideas from Braun : P

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Poonam Karekar 1 week ago

every time man ... every time

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Wanda Queen 1 week ago

Yep. If you want to blow that much money, buy something cheaper and give the rest to a soup kitchen or homeless shelter.

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Sarah Panhorst 1 week ago

more people would buy it if it was actually a fidget spinner

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Laugh Fan 1 week ago

One on the right looks fantastic!

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Mewton’s Third Paw 1 week ago

Okay this is not good for those with tryptophobia. Fuck I googled typtophobia to make sure I spelled it right and oh my fucking god 🤮

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Kimberly Irving 1 week ago

So much for Apple being an affordable brand...

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Night Owl 1 week ago

Aww, cute owl

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Ed Sumardi 1 week ago

you should add Wall-E..

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CiscoZulfikar 1 week ago

The kidney jokes since iPhone 4

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Kristy P 1 week ago

Phone bae

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Maria OBrien 1 week ago

When will people get this. Products in the USA never include tax/VAT on their display prices, where as in Europe the price always includes VAT. In the USA the sales tax is only added when making the payment. Mos states have sales taxes between 3% - 11% (5 states don't even have a sales tax, so there you pay what you see). The UK has a 20% VAT rate. So the adjusted price would be $839 (680 GBP). That's still 49 GBP more expensive in the UK, this however is often attributed to custom fees, transport costs and overall market price adjustments, which then makes up the final price of 729 GBP. You can argue if the 49 GBP extra is justified or not, however in the end it's really not that big of a difference and it all depends on your countries/states taxes and not Apple.

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Caelan Mack 1 week ago

yeah

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Night Owl 1 week ago (edited)

Lucas The Spider is much much cuter and more lovable

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Bill 1 week ago

Iphone 11 pox build

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Oathbraker 1 week ago

I doubt it. Apple sold overpriced crap well before he died. I just don't understand people who admire him for being some sort of a tech god/ guru. I've always admired him for being a savvy businessman- he created a brand. People pay for the logo and name, not for the good build quality or technical features.

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Sarah Panhorst 1 week ago

just stop buying it its not even a status symbol anymore

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Night Owl 1 week ago

Mmmmm, pasta with cheese

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Sarah Panhorst 1 week ago

hahaha my camera roll is just pics of dogs, my nephew, and memes :)

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Sarah Panhorst 1 week ago

fidget spinner was actually invented long before that...

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BusLady 1 week ago

How would you buy a case for that?

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ZANDA 1 week ago

So they have created cooking plates in honor of Mr Cook. I preferred when they created jobs in honor of Mr Jobs

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NCC~1701 1 week ago

That’d be one pricey bowling ball

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Chelsea Bates 1 week ago

Don't joke. They might do this

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