Fighting flash fraud on Ebay

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Archive for April 2nd, 2010

Another ebayer in Spain lists obvious fake flash drive for sale

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This flash drive listed on ebay by alcobusines is a very familiar fake capacity flash drive which 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

April 2, 2010 at 10:40 PM

If this 8GB flash drive is genuine the ebay seller risks making a loss

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If the 8GB HP flash drive in this ebay listing from mary-winchester is genuine then the seller risks making a loss by selling it at auction. If it is not a genuine HP drive the this USB flash drive is fake capacity and corrupts files. We can’t tell whether or not this one is genuine – as ever we advise buyers to test their purchases!

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

April 2, 2010 at 9:18 PM

128GB Kingston DT200 on ebay Australia too cheap to be genuine

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This 128GB Kingston DataTraveler 200 USB flash drive listed on ebay Australia by goodvalueformoneyshop is too cheap to be genuine. This seller obviously bought from a fraudulent supplier.

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.

A very familiar fake USB flash drive sold on ebay Germany

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This USB flash drive sold on ebay Germany by blueberry_2007 is a very familiar fake bearing all the hallmarks of a fake – the favourite model for programming to false capacities, packaging that always contains a fake and the tell-tale shiny litte capacity sticker. This USB flash drive is fake capacity and corrupts files, though the seller may not be aware of this.

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

April 2, 2010 at 6:33 PM

Obvious fake 128GB USB flash drives listed by UK ebayer

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UK seller spiderpiguk obviously bought from a fraudulent supplier as these 128GB USB flash drives are notorious fakes – a favourite with the fraud gangs in China. This USB flash drive is fake capacity and corrupts files – every single one of this model tested by members of the fightflashfraud team failed testing and would have corrupted our files if we’d used them.

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.

Seller in Spain with private ebay auction for suspect 128GB Kingston

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We think this 128GB Kingston DataTraveler 200 USB flash drive listed at auction by jrivvil will prove to be counterfeit and fake capacity. 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.

Massive 512GB fake Kingston flash drive sold on ebay Germany

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There is no such thing as a genuine 512GB USB flash drive yet – any you see for sale are fakes produced by fraud gangs in China. The supposdly 512GB Kingston USB flash drive sold on ebay Germany in this listing 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.