SOLVED-Fake Samsung cells?

I paid $197.25 for 50 “Samsung INR18650-25R 2500“

What was pictured on Vruzend was this:

what I got was this:

Did I get fake cells? Still too new to know.


Peal the sticker off and see what’s under there. Sometimes re-sellers put their own stickers on them to advertise the specs. Also. @barajabali can probably help you out here. I know for a fact that he knows those cells very well. :wink:

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Just going off price, those are likely real.

You could do a capacity test with a hobby charger. Or weigh them on a scale. Simple ways to check


Yup they’re real. Once I pulled back the sticker the Samsung labeling was there.