As fake memory cards have now proliferated throughout the marketplace, it is important to be able to spot a fake. This page includes methods to spot fakes, and examples of fake cards.
Why should you care?
- Inferior quality card – you’re not getting what you paid for
- No warranty – when the card fails, you’re out of luck
- Fake cards sometimes have invalid partition sizes, making it likely to fail
- It will drive costs of genuine cards up
So how can we spot the fake?