Fighting flash fraud on Ebay

The authors of this blog want to elimnate flash fraud on Ebay

Fake 64GB Kingston DataTraveler USB flash drive

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tfross89Another obvious fake listed on ebay in Australia. The feedback for this seller shows something interesting – it looks as though 2 out of the 3 ebayers who bought these fakes realised there was a problem. Or perhaps the seller realised they were counterfeit after listing them.

The seller may have refunded those that gave the feedback about honesty – but what about the first buyer? It seems that this buyer did not realise – did this buyer also get a refund? Is the seller as honest as these buyers think? We don’t think so!

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Why don’t we agree with the buyers? because it seems the seller bought a bulk lot of these (probably 50) and is now knowingly selling the remaining 48 as a lot for AU $800.00 for someone else to do the dirty with!

We advise everyone who buys flash memory items to test them with the free program h2testw irrespective of where they were purchased – otherwise you run the risk of data loss and corruption.

Report your fake if testing confirms you have purchased fake capacity flash memory on ebay.

Written by fightflashfraud

May 9, 2009 at 9:29 AM

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