November 30, 2010

How to spot HP counterfeited / fake products?


Counterfeited products are illegal and not reliable in performance that could waste your resources. HP will helps you to avoid fake products from illegal markets or distributor by putting a security seal on every original products.


The following are the 8 signs of fake HP products:
1. Missing HP Logo on product or packaging
2. Missing Security seal on packaging
3. Missing Colour switch feature on security seal
4. signs of repackaging
5. Better prices than those offered by recognized HP distributors
6. Product has usual outer wrappings, sub packs or pallets
7. Frequent cartridge failure and poor print
8. Questionable price


Hope you will learn from this post. Thank you.


**This tips is adopted from the  HP original booklet on How to Spot Counterfeited products**