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taoline2 eBay Fake Flash Memory Power Seller Back In eBay Town – Watch Out!

Posted by DragonDakel on May 3, 2010

taoline2 is an eBay seller of fake usb flash drives. This seller has returned to list 16GB usb flash drives, using buy now listings.

SOSFakeFlash documented 38 different models and published this alert: taoline2 Ebay Fake Flash Seller High Alert – China on June 13 2009. Little information exists on taoline2. If you have any addressing information please send to SOSFakeFlash at sosfakeflashdrive@gmail.com

If you bought a flash memory item from eBay seller taoline2, you are advised to test item(s) immediately for advertised capacity. Read: H2testw 1.4 – Gold Standard In Detecting USB Counterfeit Drives. Please read the original alert for more information on taoline2. Contact other eBay members who bought usb flash drives and warn them to test.

If your memory item fails testing report immediately to SOSFakeFlash.

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 for brand names and flash nand memory chip decoding. Reminder, Gb is Gigabits, not Gigabytes. 8 bits is 1 byte. You must divide by 8, if manufacturer lists size as Gb. Exercise care in disassembly of your item to decode.

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