China's fake Beats market – On the streets and down in the Shenzhen subway, in-ear fake Beats headphones are sold for as little as $1.
China's fake Beats market – Global demand for Beats by Dr Dre headphones is on the rise, and Chinese pirates are quick to supply cheap rip-offs.
China's fake Beats market – In mega-malls in the Shenzhen's Huaqiangbei commercial district -- China's most famous place for electronics and hi-tech knock-offs -- Beats by Dr Dre has become one of the most popular items.
China's fake Beats market – In an attempt to trick customs officials, counterfeiters send fake Beats in two boxes; the outer box, on the right, has a made-up name to hide the real goods.
China's fake Beats market – Rapper Dr. Dre performs onstage at the 2012 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival. His Beats line have helped make him one of the world's richest entertainers.
China's fake Beats market – For bigger quantities of fake headphones you negotiate wholesale prices with the factories' sales executives. Occasionally, they even offer factory visits.
China's fake Beats market – Many stores in Shenzhen offer fake Beat by Dr Dre products, as demand from consumers and international businesspeople is on the rise.