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by G0BZB
Sat Dec 07, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: More fake units sold on Ebay
Replies: 35
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Re: More fake units sold on Ebay

Yes, it certainly was advertised as one of yours, so unless he voluntarily refunds the whole cost, I will open a dispute. It is an open and shut case of misrepresentation. He advertised it specifically as RTL-SDR Blog V3 etc. and sent me a counterfeit thing marked RTL.SDR that has no bias t voltage ...
by G0BZB
Fri Dec 06, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: More fake units sold on Ebay
Replies: 35
Views: 52514

Re: More fake units sold on Ebay

I haven't opened it up since the seller may ask for it to be returned. I don't want to give any grounds for refusal to accept it back, though I am satisfied that it is a fake item.
by G0BZB
Fri Dec 06, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: More fake units sold on Ebay
Replies: 35
Views: 52514

Re: More fake units sold on Ebay

Unfortunately, I believe I have stupidly bought a counterfeit RTL-SDR dongle. It was on Ebay.co.uk advertised as RTL-SDR.com V3, but when I look at the printing on the front side it is marked RTL.SDR and there is no printing on the reverse, unlike the ones pictured on this site. I started thinking a...