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Archive for January 11th, 2011

Test 32GB micro SD cards purchased on ebay from all_star90 now!

If you are one of the 18 ebayers who bought this micro SD card on ebay from seller all_star90 you are strongly advised to test your card immediately as we have reason to think it is a fake capacity counterfeit that 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

January 11, 2011 at 10:36 PM

Counterfeit USB flash drives from ebayer mglobalm

The 32GB and 64GB Corsair flash drives listed on ebay by mglobalm are obvious fake capacity counterfeits – the model shown is not made in capacities above 16GB. It looks as though the 32GB Kingston flash drive being auctioned by this seller is also counterfeit. Anyone buying a flash drive from mglobalm is sure to 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.

counterfeit 128GB Corsair flash drive from ebayer dreshot

The model of Corsair flash drive pictured in this ebay listing from dreshot is not made in 128GB capacity so this USB flash drive is a fake capacity counterfeit that corrupts files. As this is a fake we suspect that the 32GB Kingston micro SDHC cards being sold by dreshot will also turn out to be fake capacity counterfeits.

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.

128GB flash drives in ebay auctions from hakan1218

Seller hakan1218 has auctions on ebay for two models of 128GB leather type USB flash drives and we are sure that both these models of USB flash drive will be fake capacity 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.

256GB DT310 flash drives from ebayer sammiebum2010 too cheap

The 256GB Kingston DataTraveler 310 flash drives being sold on ebay by sammiebum2010 are too cheap to be anything other than fake capacity counterfeits. Anyone who buys one of these USB flash drives will find that 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.

another dodgy ebay listing from elmonte91731 for 256GB flash drive

Seller elmonte91731 is at it again with the dodgy flash drive listings on ebay. In this listing the seller states:

It is not a brand name Flash drive, but high quality product.

Oh yeah elmonte91731? Pull the other one – this is a poorly disguised counterfeit Kingston DataTraveler 310 USB flash drive which corrupts users’ 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.

128GB Kingston DT200 flash drives from ebayer 3ceo are too cheap

The price of the 128GB Kingston DataTraveler 200 flash drives from ebay seller 3ceo is too low for them to be anything other than fake capacity counterfeits. Anyone who bought one of these will find that 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.