Editors Liked

  • Strong performance
  • Extremely fast read and write speeds
  • Drastically decreases boot time
  • Simple installation
  • Looks great
  • Easy software for updating firmware
  • Includes 3.5" bracket
  • Supports 6Gbps SATA III
  • 3 year warranty
  • Rugged metal case

Editors Didn't Like

  • Expensive
  • Firmware cannot be updated if running Windows on same drive
  • Larger-capacity version of drive is faster overall
  • Needs SATA 6 Gbps controller to perform best
  • Sequential write speeds slightly behind Intel 510
  • Some manufacturers offer five year warranty