Summary: This is one awesome drive. I just have plugged it into my MBA from 2013 (just TB 1) and get write speeds of up to 760 MB/s, read speeds of up to 640 MB/s. In comparison, my internal SSD (512 GB) on the MBA gives about 630 MB/s reading and writing - and a USB3.0 disk (MyPassport) makes me cry at 83...
Excerpt: I ordered it on monday evening and it arrived to Iceland on Friday morning. I must say this is the best investment for my video editing with FCPX and I do not forget the great service from Adorama which I give 5 stars.
Pros: Easy To Install, Fast, Highly Compatible, Perfect, Quiet, Reliable
Excellent sample drive for composers & audio/video professionals
10 November 2014
Summary: Let's face it. You are only even looking here because of one thing. Speed. The price, no doubt, is a hard one to swallow but let me assure you, if speed is what you're after, this is SSD is worth every one of the 129,900 pennies. First impressions: This thing is tiny! Way smaller than I expected.
Excerpt: This is a very specific piece of equipment. Not everyone needs it, not everyone can afford it (very expensive for just 1TB of storage), but those who have it know its benefits. I am a photographer and do very little video editing.