There are a variety of SSD solutions out there with lots of pros and cons. One particular device, the Samsung 500GB 850 Evo SSD, is now on sale for only $130. So, if you need some reasonably priced SSD storage, that is fast for everyday needs as well as gaming, then this 2.5-inch SATA 6Gbps drive might just be the one.
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB SDD Specifications
- 500GB SSD Storage Capacity
- SATA III 6 Gb/s Interface
- 2.5″ Form Factor
- Up to 540 MB/s Sequential Read Speed
- Up to 520 MB/s Sequential Write Speed
- Samsung MGX Controller
- 256-Bit AES Encryption
- TRIM Support
- 3D V-NAND Technology
- TurboWrite Technology
Online tech sites Newegg and B&H Photo both have the 500GB 850 Evo SSD on sale for $140, which is $40 off the usual price. However, Newegg has a promo offer that will knock off a further $10 off the purchase price when you apply promo code MYSTD18A at the checkout. Remember, when you buy this product you also get Samsung’s warranty for 5 years!