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Overheats and dies in 6 months
on 18 May 2012
They work really well and instructions do say to turn everything off so they can power-save when not in use. However, if like most of us, you do not switch your PC off at the wall, they will remain active and a touch reveals they run quite hot. Enough for me to have 3 units fail. Ebay sales of single units suggest this may be a regular occurrence.
Bottom line: they work very well, but appear to have a lifetime