Pros: I ordered 3 of these for my new computer in mid-2009. It is now almost 2015 and not one has quit on me or given me trouble (Aside from what I'll mention in the cons). These drives are fairly quiet, cool running, great performance considering they're 7,200RPM drives and are very reliable.
Cons: A few times this year, I had one of my drives 'lockup' after attempting to open or access files. The HDD LED indicator would stay lit and any program that I interact with would stop responding. I am not entirely sure if this is the HDD's fault, since there is no suspicious info in the SMART monit...
Pros: I've been using this as my storage drive in my PC for about 8 months now, and have never had a problem. Has good read and write speeds, faster than my OS drive in fact, and it works well for backing up files. Also runs fairly cool, usually around 29-33°C. Price was also nice, as I got mine on sale.
Cons: Can't think of any at the moment to be honest, I've never had a single problem with mine yet.
Pros: Everything, I purchased this drive in 2008, I have used it for the past 5 years as my main drive, formatted it 3 times in that period and it has worked as good as possible. I also have a seagate 500 that started making noises and I still have that locked away in some desk, but this drive is perfe...
Summary: Have installed several hard drives in my own PC over the years and have no problems with the black line on any install that I have done. I believe that they are the best dick drive you can get for the money and have not had one fail to date.
Pros: i have the drive since februar 2010 and it work very good.i had no problems.i have formatted the drive more than 10 times and still now i have no problems.i recommend that drive.it's very, very good