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

Sony Metal 512GB Flash Drives And eBay. Did The Listing Say VAIO Or NEW TECHNOLOGY? Prepare For Flash Memory Fraud, You Will Be Scammed If You Buy One. manhattan_christian – borlusfadi – belete12 eBay Sellers Flash Memory Cheap Prices Bargains Sellers – Test Immediately To Verify Advertised Capacity. Please Avoid Fake Memory Products! Falso?

Posted by KittyFireFlash on October 5, 2011

Time passes but people continue to bid and buy fake Sony usb flash drives on eBay, they just don’t stop despite so many warnings on the internet. A new crop of Sony flash drive fakes advertised at an amazing 512GB capacity are appearing on eBay. Previously you saw 256GB fakes instead. One seller lists using “*NEW TECHNOLOGY* 512GB SONY VAIO Flash Memory USB DRIVE! *SPECIAL*”. There in no magic new technology offering Sony flash memory as VAIO as 512GB. In fact, there are no 512GB flash memory thumb drives being offered to consumers, not yet. When they do arrive, you can expect to pay a lot of money to have one. Do buyers and sellers know VAIO is Sony’s branding for laptop computers and not flash memory pen drives? From the number of alerts issues by SOSFakeFlash over the years and warnings published at FakeMemorySentinel it appears they don’t. At one time these fakes were mostly sold by eBay sellers in Asia but now the shift is to Western eBay sellers. Beware and do not buy one!

Do you believe in cheap flash memory bargains on eBay? If you bought a flash memory item from any of these eBay sellers: manhattan_christian – borlusfadi – belete12 you are advised to test item(s) immediately for advertised capacity. Read: H2testw 1.4 – Gold Standard In Detecting USB Counterfeit Drives. You may have purchased a fake flash memory product. If your memory item fails testing report immediately to SOSFakeFlash . If your eBay seller is deregistered from eBay, it is urgent you report in to SOSFakeFlash. If you do not, they will not be able to investigate and to record in the their database to publish an official alert listing all items sold. eBay is suspending fake flash memory sellers to avoid buyers leaving feedback or recording the truth.

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

Please see Validation Memory links at FakeMemorySentinel for brand names and flash nand memory chip decoding. It is important for you to do that Gb is Gigabits, not Gigabytes. 8 bits is 1 byte. You need to divide by 8, if manufacturer lists size as Gb. Exercise care in disassembly of your item to decode, they can be delicate so be gentle. If you are interested in looking through the Catalogue of fakes you should visit FlashdriveFacts. You can even add yours to the collection by documenting and sending the information to, FlashChipDirector is always looking for new models.

If you need help and information on eBay read:

Fake Flash Memory – Hacked! Top Articles SOSFakeFlash. Consumer, Reseller Education. Beware. Be Wise. Learn. Avoid Fake Flash Memory. Learn To Test For Real Flash Memory Capacity.

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.

Changing Trends In The Sale Of Fake Memory On eBay For USB Flash Drives, Memory Cards And MP Players. SOSFakeFlash Advises Do Not Buy From eBay Sellers With Low FeedBack Scores. Avoid Sellers with Scores Under 300+ To Protect Yourself From Potential Fraud. Learn Why.

Check your eBay Sellers feedback, type in the id:

manhattan_christian – United States



borlusfadi – United Kingdom



belete12 – United States


512gb usb flash drive

Feature: Sony 256GB USB Flash Drive Beware – eBay Guide?

Sony read:

please contact STOPFAKES@AM.SONY.COM

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