Fake Memory MagicGate Cards

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May 29, 2008

Fake Memory MagicGate Cards by XBlade316 at 10:38 PM (2,213 Views / 0 Likes) 11 replies

  1. XBlade316
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    Many people have fakes and don't even know they do. If you want to know check if it is magicgate compatible on your psp.
    Credit goes mangbhoy from link removed by Sinkhead
    Hi, well, this is hopefully going to be helpful to people somehow

     
  2. Linkiboy

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    You might wanna remove the link to the piracy site.
     
  3. wilddenim

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    I think Linkiboy is right. And can you please include the pictures too, please?
     
  4. dilav

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    Hmmm... i though it was my computer. XBlade316 prob just copy and pasted it, and it had img code, which wasnt copied.
     
  5. Giangsta

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    thanks, but i already knew mine was fake before i bought it =D

    (still got it, coz the price was too good)
     
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    epic failure as a tutorial topic. Not to mention stolen text and gives no credit to original author.
     
  7. diglett

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    If you have a PSP, the foolproof way is simply to go to a memory stick icon and select info. Any genuine pro duo should say Magicgate: Supported.
     
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    or My Computer properties, if it shows a brand name that isnt connected with the brand (Sony, Sandisk, Lexar) of the MS, its fake.

    I had a SanDisk, packaging and stuff looked legit. Bought it in BestBuy here in Canada. I found it takes a long time to format. And couldnt use it for making a Magic Memory stick. Bought a Sony, not the fake one, it worked.... So many sandisk are fake.
     
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    I doubt Best Buy sold you a counterfeit memory card.
     
  11. deathfisaro

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    I got my first MS from eBay, I expected a fake and I got a fake.
    Fake is not too bad for an introductory MS, but you'll eventually want real ones anyway.
     
  12. XBlade316
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    i gave the author his rep. i metioned his name and the site also im gonna fix the pics soon
    **didn't get the pics to work so w.e
     

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