Fighting flash fraud on Ebay

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Archive for March 27th, 2010

nicecare2009 looks like another seller of fake flash memory on ebay

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It is very likely that the USB flash drives listed on ebay by nicecare2009 (a seller in China) are fake capacity and a fake capacity flash drive corrupts files.

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.

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Written by fightflashfraud

March 27, 2010 at 11:12 PM

We think this 8GB USB flash drive on ebay will corrupt files

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We are fairly certain that the 8GB USB flash drives in this ebay listing by UK seller accseries (item number 130377297442) will turn out to be fake capacity and a fake capacity flash drive corrupts files. It seems extremely likely that this ebayer fell into the trap of buying from a fraudulent wholesale outlet in China.

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

March 27, 2010 at 9:50 PM

16GB USB flash drive listed by UK ebay seller likely to be fake

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The 16GB USB flash drives listed on ebay by alleuropetv2009 are a bit too cheap so we think this ebayer bought from a fraudulent supplier. If we are right this USB flash drive is fake capacity and corrupts files.

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

March 27, 2010 at 8:30 PM

This 64GB leather type flash drive is a fake that corrupts files

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The type of USB flash drive shown in this ebay listing by easye.514 (registered in Canada) is always fake capacity and corrupts files. If you value your data never buy one of these – every single one of these that members of the fightflashfraud team tested proved to be a fake that trashes your stuff!

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

March 27, 2010 at 7:10 PM

Counterfeit 128GB Corsair flash drive sold by ebayer in Spain

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The model of Corsair flash drive shown in this ebay listing from seller apeval29 is not made in 128GB capacity. This USB flash drive is counterfeit, fake capacity and corrupts files.

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.

US ebayer john_ca7 sells fake 521GB Kingston that will corrupt files

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There are no 512GB USB flash drives made by Kingston or anyone else (yet) – This USB flash drive listed by john_ca7 is counterfeit, fake capacity and corrupts files. Any USB flash drive you see advertised as having a capacity of over 256GB is a fake and will corrupt files.

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.

32GB USB flash drive from UK ebayer looks like a fake that corrupts files

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We are sure the 32GB USB flash drives in this listing (ebay item number 220579241141) by paulraymond321 will turn out to be fake capacity, and fake capacity flash memory corrupts files.

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

March 27, 2010 at 3:01 PM