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Archive for October 9th, 2010

dsedt selling fake 64GB Sony flash drives on ebay

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The flash drives in this ebay listing from dsedt are fakes. Sony has never sold any flash drives that look remotely like this. These are fake capacity USB flash drives and anyone who buys one will find it 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

October 9, 2010 at 11:19 PM

256GB DT310 flash drive in private ebay listing from fenmicurrent

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The 256GB Kingston DataTraveler 310 flash drives in this private ebay listing from fenmicurrent are too cheap to be anything but fake capacity counterfeits. We think the 32GB Sandisk memory cards being sold by fenmicurrent are also fakes.

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.

ghgfppundefined and car-deco2008 sell counterfeit 128GB DT200

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You simply cannot buy a genuine 128GB Kingston DataTraveler at the price in many ebay listings – you’d be very unlikely to get even a genuine 16GB flash drive at the prices shown in the listing above from ghgfppundefined and the one below car-deco2008! All you can expect for such silly prices is a fake capacity counterfeit that corrupts your 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.

wisegift auctions 256GB Kingston DT310 flash drives on ebay

If the 256GB Kingston DataTraveler 310 flash drives listed at auction on ebay by wisegift are genuine then this seller is likely to make a loss on the auctions. Buyers can check whether or not a Kingston flash drive is genuine quite easily – here are the steps:

  1. Look at the back of the pack – is there a serial number?
  2. If there is no serial number (there should be a label showing this) then it is sure to be a fake capacity counterfeit that corrupts files – but the presence of a serial number does not, in itself, gaurantee it is genuine.

  3. Look at the USB connector – is there engraving on it giving details about the flash drive?
  4. If there is no engraving you can be sure it is a counterfeit that will trash your files – but again, the presence of engraving does not in itself gaurantee it is genuine.

  5. If both a serial number and engraving are present try verifying the serial number with Kingston.
  6. If Kingston cannot verify the serial number then you have a fake capacity counterfeit and your data will become lost or corrupted after a while.

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.

Is 128GB DT200 flash drive in ebay auction from norma314 genuine?

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If the 128GB Kingston DataTraveler 200 flash drive in this ebay auction from norma314 is genuine the seller could well make a loss by auctioning it. Buyers can check whether or not a Kingston flash drive is genuine quite easily – here are the steps:

  1. Look at the back of the pack – is there a serial number?
  2. If there is no serial number (there should be a label showing this) then it is sure to be a fake capacity counterfeit that corrupts files – but the presence of a serial number does not, in itself, gaurantee it is genuine.

  3. Look at the USB connector – is there engraving on it giving details about the flash drive?
  4. If there is no engraving you can be sure it is a counterfeit that will trash your files – but again, the presence of engraving does not in itself gaurantee it is genuine.

  5. If both a serial number and engraving are present try verifying the serial number with Kingston.
  6. If Kingston cannot verify the serial number then you have a fake capacity counterfeit and your data will become lost or corrupted after a while.

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

October 9, 2010 at 4:47 PM

colser2215 lists 128GB Kingston DT200 flash drive in ebay auction

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Seller colser2215 could make a loss on this ebay auction for a 128GB Kingston DataTraveler flash drive if it is genuine. Buyers can check whether or not a Kingston flash drive is genuine quite easily – here are the steps:

  1. Look at the back of the pack – is there a serial number?
  2. If there is no serial number (there should be a label showing this) then it is sure to be a fake capacity counterfeit that corrupts files – but the presence of a serial number does not, in itself, gaurantee it is genuine.

  3. Look at the USB connector – is there engraving on it giving details about the flash drive?
  4. If there is no engraving you can be sure it is a counterfeit that will trash your files – but again, the presence of engraving does not in itself gaurantee it is genuine.

  5. If both a serial number and engraving are present try verifying the serial number with Kingston.
  6. If Kingston cannot verify the serial number then you have a fake capacity counterfeit and your data will become lost or corrupted after a while.

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

October 9, 2010 at 3:02 PM

Beware: flash memory from ebay seller qiangqian888 is fake

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Anyone who buys a flash drive memory card or MP player on ebay from seller qiangqian888 is likely to find that it corrupts their files – the seller’s items are too cheap to be genuine.

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

October 9, 2010 at 1:14 PM

rangsuwan auctioning 256GB Kingston DT310 flash drives on ebay

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If the 256GB Kingston DataTraveler 310 flash drives listed at auction on ebay are genuine then seller rangsuwan could well make a loss on sales. Buyers can check whether or not a Kingston flash drive is genuine quite easily – here are the steps:

  1. Look at the back of the pack – is there a serial number?
  2. If there is no serial number (there should be a label showing this) then it is sure to be a fake capacity counterfeit that corrupts files – but the presence of a serial number does not, in itself, gaurantee it is genuine.

  3. Look at the USB connector – is there engraving on it giving details about the flash drive?
  4. If there is no engraving you can be sure it is a counterfeit that will trash your files – but again, the presence of engraving does not in itself gaurantee it is genuine.

  5. If both a serial number and engraving are present try verifying the serial number with Kingston.
  6. If Kingston cannot verify the serial number then you have a fake capacity counterfeit and your data will become lost or corrupted after a while.

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.

g0ds3nd sells counterfeit 128GB Kingston DT200 flash drive on ebay

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The 128GB flash drive in the ebay listing listing above from g0ds3nd sold at the buy it now price – this is certain to be a fake capacity counterfeit that corrupts files. The seller currently has another one listed at auction.

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

October 9, 2010 at 11:42 AM

Are Kingston flash drives in ebay auctions from vyn153023 genuine?

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If the Kingston flash drives listed on ebay by vyn153023 are genuine the seller could lose mone on the sales by auctioning them. If, on the other hand, they are fake capacity counterfeits from a fraudulent supplier the buyers will lose their files as a counterfeit flash drive is always fake capacity and corrupts files. As the 256GB Corsair flash drive (ebay item number 220677582179) is obviously a fake we think the Kingston drives will be fakes too.

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 DT200 flash drives from ebay seller faithandprosperity

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When we looked yesterday evening seller faithandprosperity had not yet sold any of these 32GB Kingston DataTraveler 200 flash drives. We think the buy it now price is too low for them to be genuine. Buyers can check whether or not a Kingston flash drive is genuine quite easily – here are the steps:

  1. Look at the back of the pack – is there a serial number?
  2. If there is no serial number (there should be a label showing this) then it is sure to be a fake capacity counterfeit that corrupts files – but the presence of a serial number does not, in itself, gaurantee it is genuine.

  3. Look at the USB connector – is there engraving on it giving details about the flash drive?
  4. If there is no engraving you can be sure it is a counterfeit that will trash your files – but again, the presence of engraving does not in itself gaurantee it is genuine.

  5. If both a serial number and engraving are present try verifying the serial number with Kingston.
  6. If Kingston cannot verify the serial number then you have a fake capacity counterfeit and your data will become lost or corrupted after a while.

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.

bartan33 dropshipping notorious fake flash drive from China

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Seller bartan33 is registered in Turkey but gives the item location in this ebay listing as China – this means the notorious leather and steel fake flash drives are being dispatched directly from the fraudulent supplier in China. Anyone who buys one of these fake capacity USB flash drives will find it corrupts their 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.

link6619 another ebay fake flash seller in China

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The 128GB Kingston DataTraveler 200 flash drives being sold on ebay by link6619 are far too cheap to be anything but fake capacity counterfeits – this is another ebay fake flash seller 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.

32GB Kingston DT200 flash drives from tartanheroes a bit cheap

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The buy it now price in this ebay listing from tartanheroes seems a little low for the 32GB Kingston DataTraveler 200 flash drive which makes us wonder if this seller bought from one of the many fraudulent wholesale outlets in China.

Buyers can check whether or not a Kingston flash drive is genuine quite easily – here are the steps:

  1. Look at the back of the pack – is there a serial number?
  2. If there is no serial number (there should be a label showing this) then it is sure to be a fake capacity counterfeit that corrupts files – but the presence of a serial number does not, in itself, gaurantee it is genuine.

  3. Look at the USB connector – is there engraving on it giving details about the flash drive?
  4. If there is no engraving you can be sure it is a counterfeit that will trash your files – but again, the presence of engraving does not in itself gaurantee it is genuine.

  5. If both a serial number and engraving are present try verifying the serial number with Kingston.
  6. If Kingston cannot verify the serial number then you have a fake capacity counterfeit and your data will become lost or corrupted after a while.

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

October 9, 2010 at 4:49 AM