Editors Liked

  • Very impressive read speeds, Nice gunmetal casing, Quality built, 3year warranty
  • Fast performance that remains consistent over time
  • Capacity, Speed
  • Stylish; sustained write speeds topped out at 171MB/s
  • Very fast, low power consumption, runs cool
  • Fast 246/187 MBps read/write speed with CrystalDiskMark, JMicron JMF612 processor supports TRIM and SMART, WD Functional Integrity Testing Lab Certified, Good enthusiastlevel operational I/O performance, Lightweight compact storage solution, Resistan

Editors Didn't Like

  • Write speeds were a concern
  • Expensive, Low capacity compared to standard hard drives
  • Price
  • Sustained write speeds were sometimes as slow as 1.1MB/s; expensive; signs of stuttering
  • Very expensive
  • Expensive/overpriced enthusiastlevel product, Lacks integrated USB MiniB data connection, Not 3rdGeneration SATA6Gbps compatible, No public firmware updates available