Northbrook, IL – October 31, 2012 – UL is notifying consumers and retailers that the USB Power Adaptors Model A1265 and identified below bear a counterfeit UL Mark for United States and Canada. The Adaptors have not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate Standards for Safety and it is unknown if these Adaptors comply with the safety requirements for the United States or Canada.


Note that the Model A1265 with the counterfeit UL Mark is similar to a Model A1265 that is authorized to bear the UL Mark. The counterfeit Model A1265 for use in Europe has Apple spelled Applg and the counterfeit Model A1265 for use in the US and Canada has Designed spelled Designd


Name of Product: Model A1265


Identification of Counterfeit product: The product bears counterfeit UL Listing Mark and the marking below.  


 






On the product (Model A1265 with blade configuration for use in Europe):


Designed by Applg in California


Model No: A1265 Made in China
Input: 100-240V ~ 50/60 Hz 1.0A
Output: 5V = 1A


cULus                      54PT
LISTED                    E233466
                               ITE
                               Power supply
                                  Flextronics


Applg Japan

CAUTION:For use with infor.
technology equipment.



On the product (Model A1265 with blade configuration for use in US and Canada):


Designd by Apple in California


Model No.: A1265 Made in China
Input: 100-240V~50/60 Hz 0.15A
Output: 5V = 1A


cULus                      54PT
LISTED                    E233466
                               ITE
                               Power Supply
                               Fextronics


Apple Japan


CAUTION:For use with infor


mation technology equipment


Identification of product with authorized UL Mark: The product bears authorized UL Listing Mark and the following:


On the product (Model A1265 with authorized UL Mark):


Designed by Apple in California


Model No.:A1265                Made in China
Input:100-240V ~ 50/60 Hz 0.15A
Output: 5V = 1A


cULus                      54PT
LISTED                    E233466
                               ITE
                               Power Supply
                               Flextronics


Apple Japan


CAUTION:For use with infor
mation technology equipment



Photos:  



Model A1265 with Blade Configuration for use in Europe




Model A1265 with Blade Configuration for use in US or Canada



Sold at: Known to be sold at http://www.tvc-mall.com/details/White-USB-AC-Car-Charger-Set-for-iPhone-2G-3G3GS-4-iPod-series-European-Plug-IPHONE-4-778/, http://www.amazon.co.jp/gp/switch-language/product/B0073CAS5U/ref=dp_change_lang?ie=UTF8&language=en_JP, http://www.mobypicture.com/user/shucream1026/view/11920508, and http://www.sobuying.com/products/A1265-Ultra-compact-USB-EU-Charger-Adapter-Black-wholesale.html, may have been sold by other retailers.