In October 2016 and then proof, the Cupertino origin company filed a lawsuit to Amazon for selling fake iPhone accessories.
Apple's fake accessory in the form of adapters, cables, and some other "accessories" is made by Mobile Star LLC company and 50 companies other fake device manufacturers.
The danger, counterfeit accessories sold can pose quite dangerous risks, such as heating up, short circuit, and burning. Apple claims to have tested the feasibility of the accessory and found a number of problems in low- and high-voltage circuits.
Well, in order not to be fooled, it's good you iPhone users back to check the authenticity of the cable used. The BGR page, Tuesday (02/01/2018), summarizes how to easily distinguish the original and fake iPhone wires. Check out the following tricks :
1. Verification Made for iPhone
Made for iPhone writings and logos can be found in the accessory sales box, whether it is a separate sold earpod, battery charger, casing, dock or speakers.
Well, the original cable iPhone instead does not have Made for iPhone writing. The reason, the only accessory that is not labeled the article is a charger cable. So, if you find a charger cable that has Made-to-iPhone apps, it is definitely fake.
2. Designed by Apple in California
3. Distinguish Wire Ends
Not only that, the tip of the original Lightning Port cable is usually silver with a glossy gold line, unlike the fake version where the Lightning Port is black-colored.
Meanwhile, the original cable thickness of the material (white plastic material) must be consistent, measuring 7.7 mm x 12 mm, berbea with inconsistent false end of the cable and uneven thickness.
For more details, you can see the picture below :