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A-DATA S599
6.2 out of 10

A-DATA S599

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Reviews and Problems with A-DATA S599

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Overall 4
4.0

1 in 2 failed completely in 4 years.

Chris Tann, Amazon
14 January 2015
  • Summary: Purchased two of them four years ago (for roughly the same price as they are sold today). Worked great for four years, although I would get occasional "Blue Screen of Death", which seemed to be related to those drives. Used in a Raid0 configuration as my boot drive, the performance was outstanding.
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Overall 4
4.0

Didn't last.

M. J. Civello, Amazon
22 April 2014
  • Summary: Gave me 5 good years and then crapped the bed yesterday. Controller apparently died as it no longer shows upas a drive with any interface . Sort of painful since it was the OS. The 1T drive sitting next to it is still kicking along and it got most of the work.
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Overall 4
4.0

The unsupported SSD drive

lou30088, Amazon
22 February 2011
  • Summary: I bought this SSD drive because of [...] reviews. However, this SSD drive released a firmware update on 1/4/2011 that very few consumers can install. ADATA omitted a number of key settings that are required before an update can be done.
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Overall 4
4.0

Impossible to upgrade and faulty

Vadym Kodryan, Amazon
1 February 2011
  • Summary: I purchased my ADATA S599 drive in late October and had it running in my Windows 7 x64 system until yesterday. While it was operational I noticed faster transfer speeds and better Windows Experience Index for my system. I was happy with the drive's performance.
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Overall 4
4.0

Trials and Tribulations of an SSD installation, (or if I only knew then what I know now)!

Harold, Amazon
22 January 2011
  • Summary: Well this has surely been an experience. I bought this little guy to go into my "HP netbook", (mainly for it's supposed reduced power consumption and ruggedness - no plates to have to worry about being jostled- and admittedly, the supposed speed increase intrigued me as well).
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