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Old 04-19-2012, 03:14 PM   #1
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Default Fake hard drive

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Old 04-19-2012, 03:27 PM   #2
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Whoah. I've seen similar fake "Samsung" drives but not one with a WD logo on it!
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Old 04-19-2012, 03:53 PM   #3
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Let me guess got it from E-bay shipped from China ?

Pretty creative I'll give them that.
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Old 04-19-2012, 05:48 PM   #4
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I want to know if it works though? What are those two bamboo looking pipes?
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Old 04-19-2012, 06:08 PM   #5
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I bet those 2 zinc-plated bolts hold a shit ton of data!
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Old 04-19-2012, 07:21 PM   #6
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Default Re: Fake hard drive

Reminds me of that fake Core i7.
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Old 04-19-2012, 07:35 PM   #7
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nice!
took their lessons in fraud from the ones putting dummy weights in power supplies?
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Old 04-19-2012, 10:16 PM   #8
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I wonder how much the USB flash drive PCB stores... and I guess it won't be reliable!
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Old 04-20-2012, 01:49 AM   #9
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that drive would be too quiet... if this were an SSD IMHO it would be less obvious...
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Old 04-20-2012, 01:20 PM   #10
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I bet those 2 zinc-plated bolts hold a shit ton of data!
Probably RAID 1.

How are we selling more for less here? Perhaps the flash drive has a hacked size.
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Old 04-21-2012, 12:29 AM   #11
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Old 04-24-2012, 01:47 AM   #12
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Now that's some crafty shit.
Whoever made it is probably laghing their ass off right now on the other end of the world.
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