Reviews and Problems with Samsung 840 Pro Series MZ-7PD256 256GB
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Value for money 10
5 November 2013
Summary: Works as expected, fast speed installing and opening games, booting Windows 7, snappier response to other programs. 5 times faster than my 7200 rpm WD black hdd, and it can be seen. Considering buying another to make my laptop faster.
Summary: This was my first ever ssd and it's so much faster than Hard Drives. My Computer boots and is ready ten seconds after I press the power button. And its so small and thin that I can fit it in the cable management room behind my motherboard tray.
Summary: I have two of this SSD installed on to my old SATA II Foxconn Destroyer. It fast quiet and doesn't get hot it is nice and cool. It is great for with any operating system or storage. The fastest drive that you can have from a SSD.. It have 256 MB cache does have it own drive controller and the best MLC memory based and xpected lifespan is 60 yrs. Updated firmware is a must from Samsung Magician from this website. Improve speed & data protection.
Summary: This is an excellent SSD drive. It provides excellent performance for the price. It is definitely faster than other SSD models within the same price range. I am working with photos on my laptop and wanted a SSD drive to help with the performance. Now the biggest performance bottleneck is the processor (i5) and the editing software.
Summary: Installed 840 Pro 256 in Lenovo X230 laptop running Windows 7 pro and increased boot and application speed significantly. It's been like going to a faster processor or more memory. Has lived up to all expectations thus far.
Summary: This is a highly rated SSD & it seems to be working fine. It has only been in my computer for about a week. Bought it to replace brand X which died after 11 months. Hope this one holds up better.
Summary: Upon initial Win 7 install my 4K read/write speeds were 32/81MBs respectively. After just 4 days this dropped to 21/42MBs. The machine lags, program open slower, freezes and generally lackluster performance.
Summary: The 840 pro is fast and easy to install. The migration utility worked flawlessly. One thing to keep in mind is that this doesn’t include the mounting tray for a desktop or tower case. The store shipped it fast and had the cheapest price. This is th...