Arrr!! Pirate Hard Drive Offers Infinite Capacity

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  1. Terminator02
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    found this amusing, not sure where it belongs ;p
     
  2. iceissocold

    iceissocold Advanced Member

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    Lol wow. Nothing else to comment.
     
  3. Terminator02
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    i'm really compelled to get one myself
     
  4. devilworld

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    LOOOOOOOOL!!!!

    hahahaha oh wow!!

    i want one ^__^

    nice find (Y) torentfreak ftw
     
  5. Sterling

    Sterling GBAtemp's Silver Hero

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    I snickered. I think that this is a clever scheme. Though a bit dishonest.
     
  6. Terminator02
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    it's not dishonest, it's genius
     
  7. ShawnTRods

    ShawnTRods GBAtemp Psycho!

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    LOL. Thats a really big step in terms of ripping off people [​IMG].
    I did hear a lot about 1GB/2GB fakes but WOAH 500GB [​IMG]!
     
  8. CarbonX13

    CarbonX13 GBAtemp 台灣人

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    That's just incredible.
     
  9. Narayan

    Narayan desu~

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    brilliant!!

    they deserve some recognition.
     
  10. MaxNuker

    MaxNuker GBATemp's Official Shinigami Substitute

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    Steps on scamming people:

    1st: grab a case and get some letters to write Samsung
    2nd: grab 2 metal pieces with some weight
    3rd: get a 128mb pen and put it on the usb part of the case
    4th: put the 2 metal pieces to give some wait to the case
    5th: create a website and announce the product as a 500GB hard-drive
    6th: PROFIT!


    isnt that genius? we gotta give credits to those chinese guys who thinks on this tactics xD
     
  11. Vulpes Abnocto

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    Actually...It's both.
    If I realized somebody had sold me this piece of shit I would kick his teeth in...and then laugh about the brilliance of the scam.
     
  12. zeromac

    zeromac Finally reached 1000 posts EXACTLY

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    Saw this awhile ago on Kotaku [​IMG]

    Still amazed at how it works.. Apparently, when it's (the 128MB drive) full, it will rewrite over the existing files without notifying the user and when its plugged into a computer, it will still read as 500GB of storage or something..

    Genius
     
  13. ThatDudeWithTheFood

    ThatDudeWithTheFood TRIANGLEZ

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    Mind been blown
    [​IMG]
     
  14. awssk8er

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    I say it's both. [​IMG]

    I literally lol'd at this.
     
  15. .Chris

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  16. ProtoKun7

    ProtoKun7 GBAtemp Time Lord Regenerations: 4

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    That's dastardly and amazing at the same time.
     
  17. mercluke

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    BRILLIANT

    (that's all i can say really [​IMG] )
     
  18. indask8

    indask8 New Member Forever

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    Look at the Flag...
    128MB? that's still too much.

    Scammers should put inside an usb stick that sends the data to /dev/null [​IMG]
     
  19. FAST6191

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  20. DSGamer64

    DSGamer64 Canadian, Eh?

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    A cold cold place
    That's why you don't buy hard drives direct from China via some random electronics website.
     
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