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showwhat Ebay Fake Flash Seller High Alert Devious – China

Posted by KittyFireFlash on July 13, 2009

showwhat is an eBay seller of Counterfeit (Fake) Flash USB drives, MP Players and Memory cards. Registered in China, showwhat is currently under eBay suspension. This seller used private auctions to hide fake flash selling. Test! File your claim with PayPal immediately.




not yet investigated















Important Reading:

Report in to SOSFakeFlash if your testing confirms you have a false capacity device.

Don’t forget to leave the calling card of “SOSFakeFlash” and “H2testw” in your feedback to help others. Do not change your feedback to get a refund – you will only create more victims.

To see showwhat’s negative feedback Please Click Here

July 10th, 2009 – we have 4 eBay listings confirmed fake.

The models sold under the eBay seller showwhat 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 items from showwhat, you should test immediately with the software H2testw 1.4 . Do not store any important information until you can confirm you have the advertised capacity (minus formatting overhead).

Should your device not report the true advertised capacity:

  1. Immediately attempt to move any data you have stored on it 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 showwhat
  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.

2 Responses to “showwhat Ebay Fake Flash Seller High Alert Devious – China”

  1. The_Flash said

    It looks like this guy is selling again. I just warned a couple of people against purchasing a media player, listed as being 16GB, on a private auction. The bidding is currently around £6.61/$10.50.

    The link that the person seemingly considering the purchase gave was this:

  2. red said

    Currently listing 32GB SDHC cards.

    Description: NEW 32GB SD SDHC Flash Memory Card 32G Secure Digital
    Item #: 280477046462
    Auction type: Private


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