Reviews and Problems with Samsung Spinpoint M7E 640GB (M641JI)
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Kevin T., Newegg
19 September 2011
Pros: Samsung RMA was a breeze to deal with. Even though the RMA was contracted to a 3rd party company, the whole process was easy and pleasant to deal with. The drive it self is a pretty quiet drive and has decent speeds for what I do. It's the primary and only HDD in my MSI A6200-038 laptop and I utilize photo editing software, download tons of music, and movies with it. It performed really well until it decided to die on me after a series of BSODs. I ended up losing prec...
Pros: Fast, quiet, easy to install in 15" MBP with SL (OS X 10.6.4)
Cons: Struggling with Windows 7 install using Boot Camp in OS X 10.6.4. Partition is created, but Windows 7 install disk does not recognize the drive or any partitions. XP install works fine. Had same Win7 problem with 2 identical HDs and 3 different install disks which were full version, not upgrades. The install disks work fine on a PC. Latest OS X updates were installed prior to using boot camp assistant. Previously installed Win7 using boot camp on 320 gb Samsung drive ...
Pros: What a great hard drive. I replaced a Toshiba 250GB (from my laptop) with this one and I love it. Transferred everything flawlessly and have room for the "Library of Congress" on it. This is my third Samsung hard drive and another winner.
Cons: No cons yet. No obstacles during transfer and no issues with it so far.