Did You Buy a 2GB 4GB 8GB 16GB 32GB 64GB 32GB 64GB 120GB 128GB 240GB 360GB 500GB USB Flash Drive Or MP Player On Ebay Recently?
Posted by KittyFireFlash on February 25, 2009
The need to warn people about sellers on eBay who sell fake (false capacity) USB Flash drives, Memory Cards and MP Players continues. Fraudulent sellers are using a new tactic, massive listings in a short period of time, some times as many as 2000+ in as little as three weeks. There is an internet site devoted to early detection of such sellers:
SOSFakeFlash recommends that people visit this site, especially if there is no information at SOSFakeFlash yet!
The battle to remove these sellers is now in month 10. Much to do. Too many victims of fake flash items on ebay because of these new dump and run tactics. The eBay Fake Flash Angels are busy! As sellers are caught their, listings vanish into thin air. This causes confusion for victims – many think they can not claim against a disappearing seller. You can. Just file your PayPal claim.
To catch these sellers quickly and enter evidence into the database, it is important for to report your fake:
For any one who bought an MP Player, Memory Card or USB Flash Drive on eBay, please test it first. Make sure you received the advertised capacity before you use it! You can find information on testing and where to download the recommended software at: