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

ruhland77 Ebay Fake Flash Memory Seller Alert – Switzerland. Why You Should Not Buy USB Flash Drive Memory Pen Sticks On eBay! Kingston Counterfeits. DT200/4GB DT200/8GB DT200/16GB Never Made By Kingston. False Capacity Flash Memory Upgrades. Flash Memory Fraud From China. EBay Does Not Protect Buyers From Fake Flash Memory Purchases. Purchase Cheap USB Thumb Drives On eBay At Your Own Risk! Loose Your Data. SOSFakeFlash Warns Consumers.

Posted by KittyFireFlash on October 2, 2010

ruhland77 is an eBay seller of Counterfeit (Fake hacked – false capacity memory) Flash USB drives. Registered in Switzerland ruhland77 sold DT200 Kingston USB flash drives. Yes this eBay seller did not research his product. Interested in quick profit, greed blinded his judgment and eBay members suffered the consequences.

SOSFakeFlash did not know that Chinese wholesalers offered the DT200 in 4GB , 8GB sizes! Kingston continues to suffer from those determined to exploit the Kingston Technologies brand name. eBay continues to cover up the fraud with amazing speed.

Fortunately frauded buyers continue to alert SOSFakeFlash to the fraud using the Report A Fake tab.

If a victim had not reported ruhland77, the FrankenFlash Project would not have discovered that DT200 usb flash drives were being offered in tiny 4GB and 8GB capacity. FakeFlashNews recently reported 1 Terabyte capacity being offered in the DT200 model.Kingston DT200 Offers New Capacity – 1TB USB Flash Memory Stick. The Biggest Capacity For A USB Flash Drive Is Available From Wholesale Cost For DT200 Is Not Expensive, It Is Cheap. Profit From Selling Upgraded Flash Memory.

Will the buying public ever learn?

The DT200 is made by Kingston in 32GB, 64GB and 128GB capacity. Some sellers on Chinese wholesaling sites offer it in 256GB DT200 256GB – New Capacity Offered By Kingston Technologies. DT200 Now Comes in 256 GB Or Does it? and 512GB DT200/512GB Kingston DataTraveler Fakes. Major Source For DT200 512 GB Flash Drives !

SOSFakeFlash will publish any eBay seller reported for selling fake usb flash drives. There will be no exceptions. No excuses will be accepted from sellers. Buyers are asked to warn others who purchased from their fake flash memory seller to warn them. This is important! eBay is determined to remove listings and hide the true from buyers. Please fight back. Demand your refund regardless of the time window. Do NOT accept their 45 day claim window. They know what is going on!

eBay Flash Memory Fraud Continues. 8 Years later, eBay Continues Cover Up For Fraudulent Asian Sellers. 8GB 16GB 32GB 64GB 128GB 256GB Advertised Capacity = 4GB Real Capacity Or Less

If you purchased with a credit card, please contact your credit card immediately to do a reversal for the transaction. Have your evidence ready. This includes testing results and an email from Kingston confirming that you have purchased a counterfeit item!

Kingston USB Flash Drives. How To Check You Have A Genuine One And Not A Counterfeit – Easy Guide. Kingston Technologies Fighting To Protect Consumers And Itself From Counterfeits.

Credit cards care about you. They want you to remain a customer. They actively fight fraud. eBay does not. Anyone who wishes to dispute this with SOSFakeFlash is invited to review our data, our articles. It is important that if you bought a fake Kingston flash memory item, that you contact Kingston Tech support. They need your help in identifying the sellers, on eBay and elsewhere!

Stand up for your rights. Refuse to be frauded. Help others, warn them! Warn people in your country on forums and internet sites about the danger of buying Kingston USB Flash drives on eBay! eBay seller ruhland77 is a perfect example of why you should stay away from buying flash memory on eBay! 95% of listings are for false capacity!









Kingston read:

Kingston DataTraveler 310 DT310/256GB Fake USB Flash Drives Flooding eBay! Fraud Warning.

Kingston DT310/256 Counterfeits Sold On eBay!

eBay Erasing Evidence Of Fraud – Protection Of Fake Memory Sellers Increasing. DT200/128GB Kingston DataTraveler Fakes Continue To Be Sold On eBay.


Kingston Technologies Under Attack From Fake Flash Memory Seller Piranhas In The Orient. DT200 Counterfeits 8GB 16GB 32GB Flood Global Market.

Current Prices For Genuine Kingston DataTraveler 200 128GB USB2.0 Flash Drives DT200/128GB And For Fakes – A Guide

Buying A Kingston DataTraveler DT200 128GB Flash Drive On eBay? What You See Might Not Be What You Receive. Have a look.

Special Feature: 32B, XiaoFeng Building Address Fake Flash Memory Selling On eBay. On Site Visit To The Don Of Fake Flash In The Orient.

Questions? Please read:

First time victim? Please read this article, see what fake flash memory sellers do when not enough buyers fight back: international-distributing Ebay Flash Memory Seller – An Experiment In Selling True Capacity? The History Behind international-distributing ID On eBay. A Very Dark Past.

Please test your device to ensure you have the advertised capacity. Report in to SOSFakeFlash if your testing confirms you have a false capacity device.

MickeyFightingBackDon’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. See what we have on file.

Do a good deed, warn other eBay buyers of fake flash. Help rescue them. Check positive feedback for a fake flash seller and send messages to warn. Just state facts, ask them to test. You can only send up to 5 messages a day. Save another person from a fake flash nightmare and potential data loss.

How To Warn Others On eBay As A Fake Flash Angel – Fight Back Against Fake MP Players, Memory Cards, USB Flash Drives – A Guide

Please read and vote: How Do You Alter Flash Memory Chips To Lie About Their Real Capacity – Do You Want To Know More? Your input as a victim is required.

Did You Leave Positive Feedback For A Fake Flash Seller Of MP Players, Memory Cards Or USB Flash Drives Purchased On eBay?

To understand about Fake Flash Sellers Read:

A Victim’s insight: ebidetrade001 Ebay Fake Flash Seller High Alert Devious – Hong Kong

Victim consumer education on nand flash storage chips:

Want to know the bid prices eBay victims paid for fake MP Players. Read: MP Players On Ebay – Current Prices For Cheap Fake 2GB 4GB 8GB 16GB 32 GB SOSFakeFlash’s Report it includes Q2, 2009!

Important Reading:

To see ruhland77’s negative feedback Please Click Here

October 2nd 2010 – we have 1 eBay listings confirmed fake.

The models sold under the eBay seller ruhland77 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 ruhland77, 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 ruhland77
  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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