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Pros: Low power consumption.
I put this in my very old dell pentium 4 optiplex GX280 (together with a samsung 840 ssd and I also bumped up the ram to 3gb), then installed upgraded to windows 8 pro 32bit, and the computer works like new. (The reason I bought the GT630 was to upgrade to windows 8.)
My old dell only has the original 250W psu, and the GT630 recommends 300W, but so far it has been working flawlessly with no issues whatsoever, and gives me a 6.6 for the graphics portion of the windows experience rating.
Other Thoughts: With this experience I will probably never buy/build a new computer again, just buy an old (quality) one, put in a new graphics card, ram, and an ssd. Note that I don't use my computer for heavy gaming; if I did use it for heavy gaming, then this graphics card and my old computer probably won't work well, but my purposes it works like a dream.READ FULL REVIEW
This review is from: Team C123 32GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Model TC123332GW01
Pros: No errors and works (just slow). Price was good at $16.99.
Cons: Slow reads and writes for my new team c123. On my nice windows 8 computer I have a fast samsung 830 ssd for my hard drive and a dedicated usb 3.0 port, so one should expect high speeds for the usb 3.0 drive. This is not the case. Using Check Flash 1.16.2 (freeware), I found
read speed: 35.45 MB/s
write speed: 13.81 MB/s
Moreover, when I was transferring a 10 gb folder (consisting of thousands of very small document files) the write speeds sometimes when down to 1 or 2 MB/s.
Other Thoughts: Check Flash 1.16.2 found no errors (expected) and as long as the drive continues without errors for 5 years I'd consider this a good purchase for the price.READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: I have 3 Samsung 830's, one in my macbook pro, a Fujitsu T5010 and a Fujitsu T901 (new). All run flawlessly. The macbook and T5010 (which is 4 years old) run like (even better than) new machines. The T901 came with the Samsung 830 from the manufacturer. Thy boot fast and they fun cool.
Cons: The magician software has a "performance optimization" button. If you push "optimization", afterwards it AUTOMATICALLY RUNS the "performance benchmark" without your permission! The performance optimization does not wear and tear your drive (it basically performs TRIM features) while the performance benchmark does wear and tear the drive. For this reason, I DO NOT run performance optimization.READ FULL REVIEW