Summary: Very fast with the Mac Book Pro Retina using the Seagate Thunderbolt adapter. Wanted to use it as a boot drive for windows 8.1, however 8.1 doesn't allow you to install it on an external drive via USB 3.0 adapter. I have the Esata to Sata with power adapter coming in today should be able to install windows 8.1 on it that way. I plan on using it to edit 4K video (UHD) with Sony Vegas.
Summary: The 480G Kingston solid state drive is being using in a new computer as the main C: drive. There were no problems during installation of the OS, and functioned exactly as expected from a hard drive. The computer is exceptionally fast, and Windows 7 Pro completes the boot up procedure and starts a web browser within 30 seconds, included login.
I have this drive as my operating system (Windows 7 ...
Media Man, Amazon
24 July 2014
Summary: I have this drive as my operating system (Windows 7 Pro 64bit) boot drive and it is truly superb. I have had many other SSDs by Crucial, Samsung,Transcend and other Kingston models. But this model works amazingly fast in my i5 desktop setup. Seriously it boots my PC up from power on in 15 seconds. Data transfers are fast. I honestly cannot fault this drive in any way. It has Kingston's solid build quality.