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Pros: Fast for a mechanical drive:
HDTune Write Max 207, Avg 160, Min 86
HDTune Read Max 209.9, Avg 165.2, Min 89.8
HDTune Random Access 15.1 ms, CPU Usage 0.7%
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.READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: USB 3.0 read speed is about 90 MB/s. Write speed copying a full disk was about the same as for SATA disks the same size.
Wired Ethernet connectivity was easy to set up.
Cons: Software to set passwords for wireless connectivity or update firmware is only available for Android, iPhone, etc., not for Windows PCs, as far as I was able to determine.
Two PCs showed were able to establish a partial wireless connection, but I was only able to connect fully and map network drives once for a few minutes. Corsair tech support recommended exchanging the Voyager Air, but I don't need the wireless connection, so I didn't find out if a replacement drive would have been able to connect wirelessly without issues.
Tech support is only available during business hours on business days. There is a user forum, but the Voyager Air shares it with Corsair USB thumb drives, so finding threads related to issues related to Voyager Air's software and wireless connectivity was difficult.
Pros: This is an attractive, nicely built case. I've found it fairly easy to work with while installing and uninstalling a motherboard a half dozen times to research problems.
Cons: None of the three ASUS motherboards I have can be used with this case. The back of the motherboard tray is raised up to the level of the standoffs around the cutoffs for cable routing. Unfortunately, my oversized ATX motherboards overlap this area by about 1/4 inch, shorting out. I was able to get around this temporarily by putting electrical tape over the area on which the end of the motherboard was sitting, but now the board is refusing to turn on again.
Other Thoughts: Cougar support has been supportive, although there isn't much that can be done about the problem with oversize ATX motherboards.
I'm not sure what my options for other cases will be now. Perhaps ASUS should list approved cases for a motherboard in addition to CPUs and RAM.