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Customer Reviews | 3 reviews | 3.7 out of 5

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3 reviews | 3.7 out of 5

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3 reviews | 3.7 out of 5

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12/8/2012

Customer review by Nitehawk1

5.0 stars 12/8/2012 by Nitehawk1
by Nitehawk1

works with my 6tb western digital my book live duo. only negative is that the drive never goes into sleep mode. maybe there is a setting for that, (drive Does go into sleep mode when connected to the router) but it makes the drive faster and since it doesn't sleep (solid blue light) (just goes into standby mode - solid green light) there is faster access, so I guess it is a trade off. I plug into the router normally then switch to the usb adapter if I going to make large transfers or a lot of access over a short period of time. I connected the adepter to a 6 foot usb 3.0 cable so it is right next to the drive and i can easily make the switch, works perfect.

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Nitehawk1
Pittsburgh
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:45 - 54
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Male
Usage:Every few days
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worked great on my new macbook air
8/30/2013

Customer review by JMBarkan

5.0 stars 8/30/2013 by JMBarkan
by JMBarkan

Once I downloaded and installed drivers for SIIG website. It worked great and left my thunderbolt port open.

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JMBarkan
columbia sc
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:55 - 64
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Male
Usage:Every day
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Don't be fooled. This product does not perform.
4/23/2014

Customer review by Pimer

1.0 stars 4/23/2014 by Pimer
by Pimer

Installation was pretty straightforward on a Windows 8.1 system using the installation CD. Although it shows up in the device manager as a USB version 3 and it is depicted by the router or switch it is attached to as a USB version 3, in reality it performs only marginally better than a USB version 2 in real life circumstances. I performed a controlled test by processing a complete image backup of the computer to an external NAS drive to verify my results. When processing the backup using the computers native 100 Mb per second ethernet port the process took one hour five minutes and 20 seconds. When processing the identical task utilizing this device plugged into a USB version 3 port the same process took only one minute and five seconds less time. I returned my purchase for a refund.

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Pimer
New London, PA
Would recommend to a friend? No
Age:55 - 64
Gender:Male
Usage:Every day
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