Cons: More expensive than similar drives. However, this drive is supposed to be enterprise quality, so it should be more reliable over time than the less expensive drivers with the same capacity. However, this can only be confirmed over time.
Summary: * If NTFS file system is used you be limited 2TB, and will have to partition rest of drive out.
Pros: * Great Read Speeds Through Drive for a 7200RPM Drive 174MB/s Average , 210 Peak as per 5 runs of HDtunePro.
Cons: * Due to being 3 TB you should be using formated using (GPT) GUID Partition Table file system. Older OSs may have an issue using it. Then again if you are buying this your system most likely is up to date.