Shut up and take our money: Official levitating Death Star NFC speaker announced

It might be garbage. It might be an elaborate joke. It might not. Who cares? Just look at it!

Source: uncredited meme.

Source: uncredited meme.

[Update: It's finally arrived! Read our full review here]

We're just going to leave this here...

Is this going to be one of the internet's biggest hoaxes? Let's hope not. But kudos for thinking of the concept.
Is this going to be one of the internet's biggest hoaxes? Let's hope not. But kudos for thinking of the concept.

This could all be an elaborate spoof from a Getplox.com. We don't care, just this image made us feel like giddy 6 year olds again.

Plox told us...

"Our new Star Wars Death Star speaker is an officially licensed product with some fantastic technology inside, including unique NFC codes to guarantee authenticity of the product!...

They’re available to pre-order from 2 September and release in October this year."

We've no other info.

There have been fan-made and unofficial variants created before. But this claims to be the real deal.

For now we'll dream the dream and review it on arrival in our offices.

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