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BUYERS BEWARE -Not what it seems!
on 14 May 2016
This product was sold by FirstRevDeals and fulfilled by Amazon and I am almost certain that the item I received was counterfeit.
My suspicions that something wasn't right arose when I noticed the packaging had been carefully opened at the side to allow access to the drive.
I plugged the drive in and tried copying a video file over. It seemed very slow so I decided to dig a little deeper and see what sort of speeds it was providing.
When I ran the diagnostic I was (not) surprised to see that the drive shows up as a 'generic USB device' and not a Sandisk as it should. The USB version also showed USB 2.0 only.
I ran some speed comparisons and sure enough the write/read speeds were on a par with my other USB 2.0 device, almost exactly. My USB 3 hard drive wrote almost 8 times faster.
The packaging looked legitimate and capacity was 124gb on an advertised 128gb which I would have been happy with if it was actually USB 3.
Needless to say I'm returning this for a refund and will pay a little more from an authorised seller to ensure I get a genuine copy.