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Kingston SSDNow V100 - series (SV100S2)
5.8 out of 10

Kingston SSDNow V100 - series (SV100S2)

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Reviews and Problems with Kingston SSDNow V100 - series (SV100S2)

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Overall 2
2.0

Bad luck with Kingston memory

Vantage, Amazon
21 August 2014
  • Summary: I bought some Kingston products believing they were high quality, I even paid more for them. Both my memory and this SSD drive have failed early. Replaced it with a 7 year old Hitachi Hard Drive. Hitachi took over the old IBM plant and have kept the quality coming.
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Overall 2
2.0

Died after a year of use

Issam al-khairy, Amazon
14 January 2014
  • Summary: Very unreliable, worked fin for a year or so, then suddenly a blue screen and dead SSD. use other brands
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Overall 2
2.0

Crap

Stuart Heissner, Amazon
18 December 2013
  • Summary: Broke after about 6 months of use, only thing is was being used for was windows so I was able to recover most everything but this thing is trash.
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Overall 2
2.0

Do not buy this or any Kingston SSD. Period.

L. B. Glass, Amazon
17 April 2013
  • Summary: We bought half a dozen Kingston drives similar to these, and as they were put into use we found that every one failed after 4-6 months. Every single one. They were not used heavily and were placed in different machines, so the problem was clearly in the drives.
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Overall 2
2.0

Toasted after 22 months!

The King, Amazon
18 February 2013
  • Summary: I thought SSD would last longer than the regular hard drive. I was wrong. This product is DEAD after 22 months in service. First I thought it was my hard drive cable and went through the trouble getting it replaced. Swapped the drive and the computer worked. So it wasn't the cable after all.
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Overall 2
2.0

3 dead in a year

Wingkin Wai, Amazon
18 September 2012
  • Summary: I don't write review much but this Kingston SSD is very bad. I bought 16 Kingston SSD for the last 2 years ranging from 64GB to 256GB for my work. The are running 24/7. 3 of them dead in a year period. It is worst than normal HD.
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Overall 2
2.0

Some SSDs are less equal than others.

P. Evans, Amazon
27 June 2012
  • Summary: Our supplier switched the tested and proven bomb-proof APACER SSD for these... THINGS in nearly 70 boxes a couple of months ago. What a mistake that was. Already I have 3 back, I predict I will be getting them back at the rate of several a week.
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Overall 2
2.0

Failure after only 18 months

Amazon Customer, Amazon
11 June 2012
  • Summary: Failed after 18 months. Known problems with software but no way to recover. Now just electronic waist. NEVER buy Kingston products.
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Overall 2
2.0

4 out of 4 failed in under six months

Tony Felice, Amazon
10 June 2012
  • Summary: My experience has been like others I've seen posted here. I installed four Kingston SSDNow V100 64GB drives in brand new servers that were used as Linux routers. In this application, the drives would be lightly used. All seemed to work normally for a while.
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Overall 2
2.0

The most unrealiable piece of hardware ...

Silf, Amazon
12 March 2012
  • Summary: I have bought V100 disk less than a year ago. First month it was working great. Then it started getting weird disk errors. I was starting to lose files and getting files overwritten with random garbage.
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