Editors Liked

  • Outstanding performance
  • Reasonable pricing
  • SATA 6 Gbps support
  • Supports TRIM
  • 3 year warranty
  • Nice looking, rugged metal case
  • 3.5" adapter included
  • Outstanding 558/518 MBps read/write speed with ATTO
  • TCG OPAL security with 256bit AES encryption
  • SandForce SF2281 processor supports TRIM, SMART, and RAISE
  • DuraWrite technology extends NAND lifetime
  • Top-level enthusiast operational I/O performance

Editors Didn't Like

  • Needs SATA 6 Gbps controller to perform best
  • Expensive
  • Takes a long time to be formatted
  • Data transfer speed is comparatively slow
  • Patriot previously offered a five-year warranty