Reviews and Problems with OCZ Octane Series (OCT1-25SAT3)
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Not a good idea to trust high or large capacity ssd. Expensive and who knows when the ssd stop working.
7 June 2014
Summary: Everything was working fine on this ssd kingstone hyper x k5, until my pc freezes windows, I turn off the pc then I turn on and windows do not show up. I tried to isntall windows 8.1 again and the do not even recognize the ssd. I tried to install the ssd in another laptop and not recognized it.
Summary: Died after less than a year of use. For months prior to its untimely death, I would have to repair errors on the drive daily. Stay away, far, far away from this POS. I have since replaced this POS with a Samsung 840 PRO.
Summary: Kinda worked for a little over a month. I say kinda because I would get the blue screen of death every couple of weeks until finally this hard drive just crashed. No computer will recognize this device.
Summary: at the time i purchased this product the purchase page had pledge video reviews post and tops sites that agreed that this was the drive to get and spend a whopping $900 bucks on! also at advertised purchase the claims were the drive did 89K IOP's then 2months passed the whole title changed to 26K...
Summary: Newegg states "Limited Replacement Only Return Policy" when it's in your cart (which I didn't see) but on this page (review) it states "Standard Return Policy". To make it more confusing the "Limited Replacement Only Return Policy" in this case turns out to be a "No Replacement, No Return Policy" -...
Pros: When it was working, the speed difference in boot time and program loading was phenomenal. Didn't work long enough for me to evaluate any other pros such as laptop battery life and temperature.
Cons: Worked for less than a day and then became unusable - not recognized by the BIOS, OS or OCZ's toolbox. Before I installed it I updated the firmware and the drive disappeared; I had to disconnect the power from my laptop before it was recognized again.