Seagate 600 Series SSD SATA600

  • Seagate 600 Series SSD SATA600
79
Based on 22 scores, 56 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    9
  • Good:
    8
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    4

Pros:

  • Good price/performance ratio relative to its primary competition.
  • Available in 120GB, 240GB and 480GB capacities.
  • Link A Media Devices (LAMD) LM87800 controller.

Cons:

  • OEM packaging does not include any accessories.
  • Does not support hardware based encryption.

Expert reviews and ratings

By nikktech.com on

If you've been following our reviews you should know that if there's one thing that we all hate is lying about the performance/quality of a product and so I'd be lying if i said that i wasn't expecting more from the 600 SSD by Seagate, at first that is....

By androidspin.com on

Every application I launched saw a significant decrease in load times and my laptop experience increased to an entire new level. If you've every thought about upgrading your computers, SSDs are the first area you should consider. You pay a premium, but...

By hardwarebbq.com on 83

As its first consumer class SSD, Seagate did a pretty good job. One should note however that...

By uk.hardware.info on

Unless you're sporting really old hardware, an SSD is the best sure-fire way to boost the performance of your desktop or laptop computer. There is so much choice now it's difficult to know whether there is a significant difference between various SSDs...

By custompcreview.com on

Back in 2008 when Intel leashed the X25-M SSD, I would never have predicted that Samsung would be the company leading the charge on next generation storage technology. Sure they have access to their own DRAM fabs and all that, but being one of the...

By PC Mag on 80

The Seagate 600 is the manufacturer's first consumer solid-state device, and it's a great first effort with some unique...

By uk.hardware.info on

The Seagate 600 SSDs using the AMD 8700 controller have above-average performance, overall, and they come at an average price. The 240 GB version costs an average of £169, and the 480 GB models costs an average of £325. That translates to £0.70 per...

By CDRLabs on

With the 600 SSD, Seagate has made its long awaited entrance into the consumer solid state drive market. This thin, yet rugged, drive combines Link A Media Devices' (LAMD) LM87800 controller with Toshiba's 19nm Toggle mode MLC NAND flash to deliver a...

By Real World Labs on

All the major players are jockeying for position in an effort to get you the consumer to purchase their SSD. Seagate has thrown its hat into the ring with the launch of their 600 Series SSD. This drive is aimed squarely at most of you; the...

By DigitalVersus on 60

Seagate's stab at the SSD market isn't exactly a smashing success. The 600 SSD 480 GB has more or less satisfactory speeds, but they're nothing exceptional, falling far behind its best competitors. And it costs nearly £100 more than the Crucial M500....

By Good Gear Guide on 80

There's no doubt that a solid state drive can make your laptop or desktop PC run faster and boot up quicker. Seagate's SSD 600 is among the fastest of the recent solid state drives we've seen, and it's also power efficient, light, and rugged. Definitely...

By Computerworld on

Over the past few months, Seagate, Samsung and OCZ have launched new versions of their 2.5-in. consumer-class internal solid-state drives (SSDs) -- the Seagate 600, the OCZ Vertex 450 and the Samsung 840 Pro Series. Each boasts 500MB/sec. peak...

By Computer Shopper on 60

Seagate’s first consumer-focused SSD is an admirable effort that delivered very good performance on several of our benchmark tests. Laptop upgraders, however, will want to mind its power consumption at idle, and value hunters will want to weigh this...

By techPowerUp! on 93

Seagate is well known for their fantastic hard-drive products, where they share a huge market share with Western Digital. The company recently announced their entry into the consumer SSD market. They had SSDs before, but none that could compete with...

By TechRadar AU on 80

Buying Guide Best SSD: 10 of the top SSDs on test It's good to finally see another major player in the storage sector enter the bear pit that is the consumer SSD market - and Seagate's 600 series looks pretty damn good from the off. The only problem is...

By MyCE on 90

Let us summarise the most important positive and negative points below:Positive:Silky smooth operation as a system drive. Excellent sequential reading performance, even at very low queue depths. Excellent 4K random reading performance at low and high...

By The Tech Report on

Seagate's first consumer-focused SSD has been a long time coming. Was it worth the wait? Yes and no. For the most part, the Seagate 600 SSD doesn't do anything we haven't seen before. Its LAMD controller and Toshiba NAND are used by other drive makers....

By PC World on 80

An outstanding overall performer with an unusual (for consumers, at least)...

By GadgetReview on 89

The Seagate 600 Solid State Drive is a hard-working storage solution. The speed and performance...

By TweakTown on 91

The 600 SSD 240GB is a solid first release for Seagate, but I have to admit I'm a bit disappointed with the performance in this capacity size. I hate to say it, but I'm going to go ahead and toss this out there. Congratulations Seagate, you managed...