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

How To Be Frauded Buying DT310 Kingston DataTraveler USB Flash Drives Cheap – $8.00 US From China. C2Coffer cheers Flash Memory Seller – Warning Test Immediately!

Posted by KittyFireFlash on February 25, 2012

The DT310/256GB Kingston DataTraveler usb flash drive has been discontinued. One of the major reasons? Counterfeiters. A Genuine Kingston DT310 rarely sold below $700 US. Why? The realistic price for the technology. Yet every day, potential resellers think they can buy them cheap. The end result is legal action against sellers who import the fakes. On eBay, it is a death sentence for any foolish seller. For a buyer on eBay it is misery and a long fight to claw back the money for the purchase. Why are people SO FOOLISH? It is a good question. SOSFakeFlash does not have the answer why people continue to purchase these fakes, what we do know is that counterfeit Kingston DT310 memory sticks have done more damage than any other flash drive ever sold.

The most dangerous place to buy a usb flash drive? From an internet wholesale site based in China.

If you bought a flash memory item from C2Coffer seller cheers seller you are advised to test item(s) immediately for advertised capacity. Read: H2testw 1.4 – Gold Standard In Detecting USB Counterfeit Drives


Resellers please read: How An eBay Seller Accidentally Fell Into The Trap Of Selling Fake 32GB Micro Memory Cards On eBay But Discovered In Time! A Personal Story. eBay Buyer Suspicions, Internet Research Did The Rest

If your memory item fails testing post a comment on our Report A Fake Tab. Make sure you mention your seller was on C2Coffer 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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