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Pros: reasonable price, large storage capacity, great speed due to it's 8 GB adaptive Solid State section (essentially a SSD).
Cons: would have been nice if the solid state cache (SSD) portion was a bit bigger (32 GB, anyone?).
Other Thoughts: Most new laptops (& the few desktops still being sold) will begin employing these Hybrid drives, for the best of both worlds -- both the speed of a SSD & the large capacity of a hard drive.
The fact that it is adaptive, so that over time the files you use most (a small subset of the O.S., all the programs you have installed, & your data) get stored in the 8 GB SSD portion of the hybrid drive, means that you will get the speed advantage where you need it, & the large capacity advantage for the rest of it.
If you had more money than you knew what to do with, & you had 2 drive bays available (only the bigger laptops have this), then you could install a moderately large SSD (mine is 480 GB), & a large hard drive (say 1 TB), but for the rest of the world, a Hybrid drive is the ideal solution.
Both Seagate & Toshiba have a 1 TB Hybrid drive available, but Seagate's cache is 16 MB versus only 8 MB on the Toshiba, so slightly faster access when you have to read from the hard drive portion of this storage device.
This review is from: Transcend 32GB microSDHC Flash Card with Adapter Model TS32GUSDHC4
Pros: size, price, quality
Other Thoughts: good choice to expand storage on a SmartPhone or Tablet.READ FULL REVIEW
This review is from: ADATA 32GB Class 4 Micro SDHC Flash Card with Adapter Model AUSDH32GCL4-RA1
Pros: size, quality, price
Other Thoughts: Apple users need not apply, since you can't expand storage on those devicesREAD FULL REVIEW