Bill Gates' Daughter Hold the Phone ... Is That an Apple Product?!?!

12/29/2011 11:00 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
Bill Gates daughter with an iPhoneBill Gates reportedly bans his kids from using iPhones and other Apple products ... but the above device in his daughter's hand -- white headphones included -- looks eerily like a Steve Jobs machine.

Bill's wife Melinda and his 9-year-old daughter Phoebe went out for a light stroll Tuesday in Sydney, Australia -- and we're not 100% sure from the picture ... but it sure looks like Phoebe's holding on to what appears to be an iPhone.

So, we gotta ask ...