Summary: This drive has really proven reliable. It was used in a system I built for video editing in 2011 and was my OS drive. It's now 2015 and I wiped and installed it in a Shuttle XPC as my OS drive and it still rocks. The boot time is insane. Blink and you'll miss it.
Pros: Faster than any physical drive I had ever owned. No noise.
Summary: This, along with added ram in an additional Amazon purchase, really rejuvenated my Acer Aspire One netbook, NAV50. I use the netbook over the iPad now. I bought the Apricorn SATA Wire Notebook Hard Drive Upgrade Kit with USB 3.0 Connection ASW-USB3-25 (Grey) to clone the new drive with the original...
Summary: The old stock 80 GB hard drive ran slow and very hot. The 160 GB SDD had twice the capacity, ran cooler and faster and gave my old laptop a new look on life. I am quite pleased with this particular purchase.