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3 out of 5 eggs Works.......but then it doesn't 12/24/2013

This review is from: SYBA SI-PEX40064 PCI-Express 2.0 Low Profile Ready SATA III (6.0Gb/s) Controller Card

Pros:

Not really any pro's.

Cons:

Tricky set up.

Other Thoughts:

I got this for my room mate, but he decided to get a whole new set up instead, and I got to play with this for a little bit.

Drivers were a bit tricky, you have to specifically pin point the driver itself in order to install, can't do the folder which I thought I had a broken card but figure it out after all.

The card wasn't that great, it was great for Windows environment but when it came down to transfer files from one drive to another in separate controller and in the same, the speeds weren't that great, which I was surprised considering this is a 6GB rate card/controller.

And is this good for someone that has the need for extra SATA ports, but remember, something NOT mentioned anywhere on the newegg site is that you'll need PCI-Ex version 2.0 in order to get 6GB speed, otherwise it'll downgrade to 3GB/s speed.


I filed for an RMA but the re-stocking fee and shipping this back it's pointless, so I'll keep it, just in case.

Manufacturer Response:

Dear Customer,

Thank you for your input on our PCIe Controller Card.

We will be sure to update our user manual with the information that you have provided.
We will ensure that others know how to properly install the drivers and inform them on the need for a PCIe version 2.0.

We hope that our product will help you in your future PC needs.

Thank you for purchasing one of our products, and for leaving us your valuable feedback.

We value all positve and negative feedback. Our business depends on your satisfaction.

Please feel free to contact us @ sybausa.com if you require further assistance.

Regards, SYBA CST 01072014

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