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Old 05-19-2019, 04:00 AM   #1
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Hi to all members!

Most part of time I used this forum as an information source and found answers to all questions without asking them, but today it is a completely different thing. Few days ago found in the network information about an smc and bios programmer for Apple devices. Now thinking about to get one of those because I know that it is worth of that. Device is called Smcprog, and there are few videos on youtube. But there is almost no information about it.

How do you think about that?
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Old 05-19-2019, 04:27 AM   #2
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From a quick Google, it seems as though it's in development still. A release date of 08/07/2019 is mentioned.
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Old 05-19-2019, 05:27 AM   #3
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From a quick Google, it seems as though it's in development still. A release date of 08/07/2019 is mentioned.
Yes, but they decleared a value of 349$ while they run a crowdfunding. After the price will raise to 879$. Thats a realy huge difference.
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Old 05-19-2019, 06:25 AM   #4
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Yes, it encourages people to back the project.

One video shows them scrolling through the menu on the box and the other of supposedly carrying out it's job, but the video is shot at a weird angle so as not to be clear.

A crowdfunding page but on their own domain not hosted by one of the usual sites. Payment only allowed in Bitcoin

It might be legit but it smells funky to me.
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Old 05-19-2019, 10:12 AM   #5
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Video angle isn't weird for me, but the way they host crowdfunding definitely. Anyway I have few days more to think about it...
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Old 05-26-2019, 07:20 AM   #6
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I had a contact with those guys and got all answers I needed, so I decided to try.
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Old 08-29-2019, 06:48 PM   #7
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hello everyone, how's the smc programmer theme going? Was it true or was it all a fraud?
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Old 08-30-2019, 02:07 AM   #8
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Crappy website, release date pushed back and still no more videos showing what amazing things this box supposedly can do. It still feels like bullshit to me.
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Old 08-30-2019, 05:13 AM   #9
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smc is not impossible to program, being afaik stock sillicon,
but where do you get the binaries?
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Old 08-30-2019, 09:52 AM   #10
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I don't disagree, but they are only taking Bitcoin or direct bank transfer for payment for the device to be delivered in December. Still no new videos showing how it works.
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I had a contact with those guys and got all answers I needed, so I decided to try.
Have you received anything? or was it a scam
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Old 09-17-2019, 05:42 PM   #12
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any news?
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Yes. The news is that if you paid, your money is gone
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Old 10-24-2019, 03:59 AM   #14
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No surprises there then.
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