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Kingston DataTraveler Wholesale On aliexpress DT310 256GB Under $25. Did You Know The DT310 Is The Most Popular Counterfeit Sold On eBay?

Posted by KittyFireFlash on January 7, 2011

Kingston DT310 Counterfeits continue to flood eBay. Most are sold in “Buy Now” listings for eBay sellers registered in China and Hong Kong, usually at prices below $30 US. These sellers appear under new id’s daily. eBay continues to struggle to suspend them, but not before the damage has been done. Often over a 1000+ buyers are impacted. Western sellers either offer them with bid to buy or at “Buy Now” starting at $75.00 US.

It really doesn’t matter what the price is, if it is below $700 US for a DT310. You are 99.99% guaranteed to buy a fake if you think you can buy the DT310 cheap. Most DT310 counterfeits lock up early, good news as data destruction will be detected early. Some have 1 to 8 GB of real capacity, not 256GB. Most DT310 Kingston memory upgraded flash memory can not be repaired or restored to their real capacity.

eBay western sellers persist in offering these fakes on eBay. A lot of them will attempt to convince buyers the DT310’s are defective. What is defective about hacked memory chips? Does it matter if the packaging they come in appear to be genuine? Unfortunately these sellers did not do their product research, their homework on the real costs of flash memory. Where do eBay sellers of counterfeit hacked DT310 flash drives buy their fakes? How much do they usually pay?

shi shuo’s store free shipping 10pcs 256gb flash memory pen stick thumb drive usb 2.0 dt310


Best USB’s store Wholesale – Free shipping 20pcs Kingston USB flash drive Kingston DT310 256GB.0.3


yang yi shan’s store Wholesale – Free shipping 20pcs Kingston USB flash drive Kingston DT310 256GB


Black White’s store Free Shipping 5 PCS 2010 crazy hot selling New Kingston DT310 256GB USB 2.0 Flash Memory Stick Drive


Anny xu’s store Free Shipping !! Discounts!! New Kingston 256 GB DT310 DataTraveler USB Flash Drive


number two bestseller’s store free shipping 10pcs Kingston 256GB DATATRAVELER 310 DT310 256GB USB Drive


Lucky Star’s store Free Shipping 1 PCS 2010 crazy hot selling New Kingston DT310 256GB USB 2.0 Flash Memory Stick Drive


fang wei’s store free shipping 15pcs Kingston 256GB DATATRAVELER 310 DT310 256GB USB Drive


If you bought a flash memory item from aliexpress sellers you are advised to test item(s) immediately for advertised capacity. Read: H2testw 1.4 – Gold Standard In Detecting USB Counterfeit Drives

If your memory item fails testing post a comment on our Report A Fake Tab. Make sure you mention your seller was on aliexpress in your comment. You can also document by sending information to

Never use any flash memory item without testing for capacity. If you purchased a fake you could lose your files and data. Please read: Why Is Fake Flash Memory So Dangerous?

For a catalogue of common fakes, please see FlashDriveFacts. Scroll down on the left menu bar to see the categories. SOSFakeFlash has a very long list of eBay sellers who sold fake capacity flash memory. You can view them by country on the left menu bar in categories.

FakeMemorySentinel also issues internet warnings. If you are an eBay seller, please do not try to resell fake flash memory on eBay. If you do, you will be suspended by eBay and your buyers will report you. SOSFakeFlash has a zero tolerance policy.

Kingston read:

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.

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

Kingston DT310/256 Counterfeits Sold On eBay!


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