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!