Nokia's Leaked N9 Looks Strangely FamiliarS

Leaked images of Nokia's N9 reveal just how eager the fading brand is for a hit. Our phone needs to be popular—why not make it look like another popular thing? The QWERTY slider is a MacBook Pro doppelganger.

Nokia's Leaked N9 Looks Strangely FamiliarS

We already know a decent amount about the N9's guts: a 4" screen, 8MP camera, and a new MeeGo OS. But now, thanks to leaked images by way of China, we see the phone's new clothes bite Apple's distinctive black chiclet keyboard, silver body, and space age bezel.

Nokia's Leaked N9 Looks Strangely FamiliarS

We can't say it looks bad, but it'll be hard for Nokia to shake the obvious comparisons to Apple's industrial design. [SlashGear]