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Cons: After 1 year of regular usage, performance dropped to unbearable.
Taking 10 minutes to login and 3 minutes to launch a browser. Seq. Write: 40MBs Seq. Read: 190MBs, Random Read: 16MBs, Random Write: 0.7MBs. It became unusable! Have 6 of them for an Engineering department 5/6 had the same problem.
Other Thoughts: On my DO NOT buy list. Same problems are reported all over the internet.READ FULL REVIEW
Cons: Not reliable at all. Flaky.
Other Thoughts: Bought two of them and both of them fail within first 6 month of light usages such as backup and external device. RMA both. Cannot believe Seagate was producing such worthless product. It really made me start to wondering Seagate's quality controls after ~15 years of good brand name.READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: Good price and good specs. RMA process relatively simple.
Cons: Dead after less than 6 months put into service with light regular backup usages.
Other Thoughts: My first experience with Hitachi drive and it was not good. I will stay away from it.READ FULL REVIEW