DT310 Plague Ravages eBay. Kingston Technologies Under Attack By Counterfeit Flash Memory Sellers. Fake And Flash Capacity DT200 DT300 DT310 Invade And Infest eBay. Warning! SOSFakeFlash And FakeMemorySentinel Need Your Help!
Posted by KittyFireFlash on November 8, 2010
eBay is infested with fake flash memory products. The current major source for fake Kingston Flash Memory products is no longer eBay sellers registers in Asia. While this region continues to list, eBay shuts them down quickly.
Instead, eBay sellers registered in Western countries are now the major conduit for fake Kingston flash memory products. Most have acquired from fraudulent internet wholesaling sites particularly those in China. They do not verify their product before listing and often use private auction listings. These sellers try anything and everything to avoid refunding buyers or apologize. Sadly many buyers continue to be “conned”, believing the items are “defective“. Who expects a Western seller to actively engage in flash memory fraud?
Anyone who buys a DT310 (the most popular at the moment), DT300 or DT200 usb flash drive is at risk on eBay. All teams in the Frankenflash project have been called in to work on the problem. You can expect comment disruptions at SOSFakeFlash. Do not worry, post your comment on a post. It will be seen by anyone who queries for your seller. The record and testimony is most important, it is your contribution to the fight and to warn others.
Alerts may be delayed at SOSFakeFlash as we are also concentrating on producing new eBay Fake Flash Memory seller lists.
Everyone’s help is needed. You can consult Kingston Technologies for flash memory list pricing and also Newegg.com for discount pricing. Any seller who lists below $300 for a starting bid for 256GB is at risk of losing their investment or selling a FAKE! FlashFlashCommando’s are also welcomed to assist in fighting this plague to reduce the number of victims. eBay continues to ignore the issue.
The good news? PayPal is no longer forcing victims to break the local postal laws by ordering victims to return counterfeit items to sellers. PayPal Refunds – Counterfeit Items Policy Change Nov 01 2010. What Does This Mean For Fake Flash Memory? MP Players, USB Flash Drives, Memory Cards? Hacked Memory Awareness Growing.
Kingston Technologies offers help To eBay victims frauded With counterfeit flash memory, Kingston Technologies is also assisting victims who were sold counterfeits on eBay. They don’t like what eBay permits. They also do not approve of eBay attempting to force buyers to “PROVE” they received a counterfeit product. Especially when buyers have not only done the memory testing with H2testw but have gone also through the process of validating Kingston Flash Memory 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.
This is a difficult time in the eBay fake flash memory wars, the most important contribution you can make?
Increase awareness on the dangers of buying flash memory on eBay!
Create web pages if you have web space, document your story and link to https://sosfakeflash.wordpress.com/. We don’t mind, we encourage it. You do not have to write in English. We welcome everyone, we are all victims and we need people to spread the message of the danger in local languages. You can also visit local forums and internet sites.
Please warn others NOT to buy any Kingston usb flash drives or memory cards on eBay! There are just TOO many victims and eBay continues to do nothing as they earn money from the listing fees and also a percentage from the sale.
Help Kingston Technologies to help you. FIGHT BACK! We are doing our part, will you?