The well done April Fools hoax has officially been busted. Here is the Tag Heuer phone used for the mockup. :) I have added a reminder to my calendar for next years April Fools day.

39830054 1 460 - Busted: Canon EOS Smart 1 Phone
Tag Heuer Smartphone

I just realized what day tomorrow was, so please keep that in mind. :) The person who sent it claims it isn't but that's part of the fun I guess. I will say that I can't find the phone anywhere on the web that they would have doctored, if you do find it, please send it on.

Photo Rumors has also received the images and apparently they come from a Greek magazine. We have no confirmation from anyone else that the product is real.

Original Post
I received this little product today . I have no idea if it's real or just a great PhotoShop hoax. What do you think? Would you buy a Canon branded smartphone if the photography capabilities trumped all other smartphones on the market?

It kind of looks like the Caterpillar branded smart phone.


  • Android KitKat 4.4
  • 8core 64bit Snapdragon 615 with 8 ARM Cortex A53 inside
  • 8Gb RAM
  • 64Gb memory
  • CPS,Bluetoth WIFI aso.

Double Lens Camera

  • First camera with 1 inch sensor 12,2×8,8mm 20Mpx (Sony?) 35mm equivalent lens
  • Second cam 1/1,7 inch sensor 10 Mpx with 3x Liquid Zoom Lens, which has liquid optical elements that changes zoom range by piezoelectricity.
Canon smartphone - Busted: Canon EOS Smart 1 Phone
Canon EOS Smart 1


Some of our articles may include affiliate links. If you purchase through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission at no extra cost to you.

Comments are closed.