Excerpt: I bought 10 of these to pass out to family & friends on Christmas. I grabbed a couple for myself as well. BIG WASTE OF MONEY. BIG WASTE. The ones I got for myself,were to save games from my XBOX. XBOX automatically checks it to see if it will handle the read & write speeds. It also formats it.
Cons: purchased two of them one died right away RMA by new egg (thank you) then the other one died the one that was RMA died shortly also so between the two and one replacement I got a total of 4 weeks use from all three
Summary: I used this a few times at home. Then I took it to work. Inserted it fewer than half a dozen times. The plastic tongue inside the metal housing slid back. Computer doesn't see it. Luckily I didn't have data on it, but it wasted my time.
Cons: DOA, didn't work for 3 days. tried over 10 different computers, laptops, servers etc. NOTTA! I'll stick with Sandisk from now on! Never PNY ever again. I can't see how they sell this trash at retailers. I could see getting ripped off if I bought it from China on E-bay.
Cons: bought the unit at May, and I had not used the unit until now 8/7/15. When I plug the unit into desktop and laptop, both of them can't see the unit. Therefore I sent email to PNY trying to get RMA, but no response. Later, I called them two times, can't talk to the live person. Their system prompt...