Summary: Loading programs (and games) is so fast with this compared to regular HDs. I'll never own another disk hard drive again.
Pros: I've had this for 4 years now. When I bought it, I went from about 2 min boot-up time to about 45 seconds from On button push to mouse clicking. Has been very stable - never needed to re-install software. Have not needed any help at all on this. It's just never been bad for me in any way. Diagnos...
Summary: BTW, this happened to both the drives. One followed 2 months after.
Pros: They worked for almost two years.
Cons: There is a known issues with this model that after how many hundreds or thousands of hours (I forget which), the garbage collector no longer works and what happens is you can start Windows or whatever OS you are using, but randomly (30 mins, 1 hour, whatever), the drive will no longer be recogniz...
Summary: had purchased 2 of these units to run in raid 0 for gaming system, removed one to give too my sister for netbook after hard drive failed. after 6 months the ssd failed due to poor ventilation.
Pros: Fast and dependable when used with proper cooling, still running strong after 2 years in my gaming system.
Summary: I have a Crucial 240 that has not had any problems, just luck of the draw on this model I guess.
Pros: Faster than disk, noticeable boot-up improvement. Fast enough to pin all six processors during av scans or OCR on large documents.
Cons: Firmware has bug that manifests around 5k hours of usage. Bug causes instability, intermittent freezing and eventually BSOD. We lost considerable time and some data as a result. Corrupted windows, Hired Microsoft to debug system and after a day they threw in the towel with a complete reinstall. A...