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As soon as I can, I'll buy more.
I was fortunate enough to acquire a 250 GB version of the 840 EVO SSD and I can't tell you how happy I am that I did. Before the transition from my 500GB HDD...Read complete review
I was fortunate enough to acquire a 250 GB version of the 840 EVO SSD and I can't tell you how happy I am that I did. Before the transition from my 500GB HDD I typically experienced a 2.5 minute cold boot load times. Shutdown-restarts were very very ugly. Game load times, in my case. for Infestation:Survival Stories and Battlefield 4 were cut down significantly which are now tolerable. A concern for me was to get all of my most frequently used programs onto the SSD for speed but I was very apprehensive about attempting it. As it turned out, I was able to get all of my most commonly used programs onto the 250 but, not 'all' of my programs and data. I'm happy with what was accomplished but I want more speed for all of my programs and applications. A 500GB is on my horizon and this 250 will go into my notebook. Can't wait for the battery life extension this will accomplish for me. In a 'one word' description, I'd have to say "get one now, you won't be disappointed!' Tkay, Kent, WA.
Most Liked Negative Review
Product did not work upon initial purchase. After a very quick and relatively painless return process, I am now satisfied with my product.
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from Saint Louis, MO, USA
Comments about Samsung 500GB 2.5 " Solid State Drive:
I replaced a WD Black Hard Drive with this and the boot times and speed increase was phenomenal. You will love this drive. Easy to migrate too.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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from Texas, USA
The Samsung utilities are great and easy to use. I was able to mirror my old failing SSD without any hick-ups. I am getting over 11,500 iop transfer rates with performance mode enabled. This SSD is impressive.
Awesome 840 EVO SSD
Had this thing for almost a year now has not let me down yet. Awesome product!
Easy install, great software, slick design and awesome performance.
A product of high quality!
A wonderful SSD, thin, elegant, durable, fast, affordable priced.My Pc flying there! I wish that in future all items come with connection cables and mounting brackets for any type of SSD!
from Newport News, VA, USA
The drive was easy to install and my Win 7 Ultimate recognized and implemented management automatically. It is very fast and the provided management software is also very good. Overall an excellent drive, I have not negative feedback.
Best purchase I've ever made to speed up my PC.
I purchased this drive on the recommendation of a friend who has a computer repair business. He said this would be the best and most economical way to speed up my older desktop. I installed the drive and WOW what a difference. Boot time went from several minutes to about 15 seconds. I further increased the performance by installing a new 6gps controller card. This drive worked so well that I immediately purchased another Samsung SSD for my laptop. Again, a huge difference in performance.
This is product is defective
from AlmerÃa, AlmerÃa, Spain
This is product is defective. Unreliability . Firmware Update for Mac users unusable
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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this pRODUCT HAS GREAT FEAUTRES
from Fremont, CA, USA
nice upgrade to my macbook pro i love it nice product
Great Desktop Drive
from San Antonio, TX, USA
Never knew how much satisfaction I'd get out of switching to an SS Drive. Terrific product and I highly recommend products in the Samsung SSD family. I have three of 'em, and couldn't be happier with their performance and reliability!
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