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How to identify counterfeit DCI Model A1265 USB Adapters

DCI: Model A1265 USB Adapters

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Edited: Mar 18, 2017

Product Information:

The following is a notification from UL that the USB power adapter Model A1265 identified below bears a counterfeit UL Mark for the United States and Canada. The USB adapters have not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate Standards for Safety and it is unknown if these USB power adapters comply with any safety requirements.

Note the Model A1265 with the counterfeit Mark is similar to a Apple Model A1265 that is authorized to bear the UL Mark.

The counterfeit Model A1265 power adapters are marked "Designed by WHP in California", the power adapter that is authorized to bear the UL mark is marked "Designed by Apple in California".

The word "equipment" is misspelled on the counterfeit unit. Instead of "For use with information technology equipment", the counterfeit unit is marked "For use with information technology equipmnet."

Distributor:
Decor Craft Inc. dba DCI Gift
133 Mathewson Street
Providence, RI 02903
Bus. 401-621-2324


Sold at: Known to be sold at http://dcigift.com ; aahs!, Torrence, CA (retail store) and may have been sold at other locations.

Release 15PN-28

 


Fakes Reported By Our Users:

Our users have not reported any counterfeit products

Warnings / Hazards:

The USB adapters have not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate Standards for Safety and it is unknown if these USB power adapters comply with any safety requirements.

Recommended Action:

Stop using the product immediately.

Recent News:

No news articles were found

Contact the Company:
Company:

Contact:
UL LLC.

Address:
333 Pfingsten Road

City:
Northbrook, IL 60062

Country:
United States

Phone:
(847) 272-8800

email:

 
Product Information:
Manufacturer:
DCI 

Model Name:
Model A1265 USB Adapters 

Model Number:
A1265 
How to Identify a Fake Product :
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Front and rear view of the counterfeit product packaging and power adapters.

The decorative plug covers do not contain counterfeit UL Marks.


 
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The USB adapters have not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate Standards for Safety and it is unknown if these USB power adapters comply with any safety requirements.


 
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The word "equipment" is misspelled on the counterfeit unit. Instead of "For use with information technology equipment", the counterfeit unit is marked "For use with information technology equipmnet".


 
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The counterfeit product bears a label with a counterfeit UL Listing Mark and other descriptive information.

Untested products may pose a safety or fire hazard.


 


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