Toward A Fake Flash Drive Free World – No More Counterfeits – No More Data Loss

ads0s0 Ebay Fake Flash Seller Alert Devious Sony Micro Vault Counterfeit – UK

Posted by KittyFireFlash on February 8, 2009

ads0s0 is an eBay seller of Counterfeit (Fake) Flash USB drives. Based in the United Kingdom ads0s0 sold counterfeit Sony 64GB flash drives. Sony does not make 64GB Micro Vault flash usb drives. You will find additional information to support this fact at the FrankenFlash Project Websites. See Fake Sony 32GB 64GB 120GB 360GB 500GB Micro Vault USB Flash Drives Available on eBay!

ads0s0 used private auctions and while the usb flash drives sold at £35.99 to £39.99 they are NOT the price range for private auctions (see eBay Private Auction Listings – eBay Fake Flash Sellers Prefer – Victims Learn The Meaning The Hard Way – A Guide ).


ads0s0 earns the classification of devious on two counts, private auctions AND for stating the drive was not reprogrammed.

ads0s0 described the item as:

Superior Best Flash Memory.
Brand new retail blister packed drive.
Hi-Speed performance. Not lower spec Full-Speed.
Full size capacity (not a smaller drive re-programmed to look a bigger size).

3 colors for choise
red,blue and black

If you bought this drive you are at risk of data loss. You have purchased a counterfeit item.


To see ads0s0’s negative feedback Please Click Here

February 1st, 2009 – we have 1 eBay listings confirmed fake.

The model sold under the eBay seller ads0s0 confirmed as Counterfeit, recorded with eBayer ID and eBay Item Number – Standard Procedure. Presented as listed at auction. Counterfeit items tied to criminal activity enjoy no protection. If you bought one of these usb fake flash drives from ads0s0, you should test immediately with the software H2testw 1.4 . Do not store any important data on the drive until you can confirm you have the advertised capacity (minus formatting overhead).

The Model sold by ads0s0:


Should your drive not report the true advertised capacity:

  1. Immediately attempt to move any data you have stored on the drive to another source. Be advised if you have stored more than the reported size from H2testw 1.4, you will not be able to recover it all – you can expect to see errors in the copy back.
  2. Immediately report to eBay and PayPal to add your voice against this seller.

If the eBay Item number has disappeared from your won list. Please go to PayPal and search through your transactions for the approximate time frame of your purchase. You will find the details of your transaction and ebay item number. PayPal keeps this information for a long time. Use the email address:

Please include:

  1. PayPal Transaction Number
  2. Ebay Item Number
  3. Date Of PayPal Transaction
  4. Date Of eBay Item Listing
  5. Your eBayer Id
  6. Cite eBay Seller ads0s0
  7. The results from your testing with H2testw 1.4
  8. Any information concerning data loss and it’s value to you

You are to inform them you wish to be part of the investigation against this seller and are adding yourself to the evidence. You expect to be fully refunded for the purchase and shipping and if you can prove data loss compensation for it as well. Furthermore, it is a fact that PayPal and eBay are aware of cases pouring in. You are invited to copy:

on your correspondence.

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