Viral Image Of 5G Chip Hidden In COVID Vaccine Is Actually A Guitar Pedal

There's a fun story up at Mashable about a viral image conspiracy theorists believed proved that 5G chips were being inserted into doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. The claim has been debunked and the image actually depicts a circuit board for the Boss Metal Zone guitar pedal.

The clues were there all along. The diagram includes terms like Bass, Treble, and Volume.

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