- Samsung mSATA 250GB SSD for $76, Plus $11 Credit
Samsung 860-EVO Series mSATA 250GB Solid State Drive for $76.
Normally sells for about $76.
Also gives $11.40 in Newegg credit (the 15% back promotion), valid toward a future purchase during the month of December.
Note, this is a mSATA card, not a regular Serial-ATA (SATA) drive nor a M.2 card.
The mSATA drive is about the size of a credit card, and designed to work in power-constrained laptops, tablets, and netbooks that have a mSATA slot.
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Thursday, October 11, 2018
- 21.5" Monitor $85, 250GB SSD $50, And Other Deals
Deals today, including:
- Intel 512GB SSD for $83
Intel 545s 512GB Solid State Drive for $90 with free shipping, and coupon EMCEPPY37 applies $7 off in the cart.
Intel and Samsung make the best quality SSDs available for consumers today, in our opinion.
This Intel model has 3D NAND cells (good quality), and comes with a 5-year warranty.
Normally, an Intel 512GB SSD sells for at least $100.
Samsung SSDs are a little less expensive, the 860-EVO 500GB is $88 and also includes a 5-year warranty.
To keep an SSD healthy, it is recommended to keep at least 20% of of the SSD free at all times.
Modern Windows and Linux systems have software called TRIM, which improves an SSD health even when filled to capacity.
- Intel 128GB SSD for $32
Intel 545s 128GB Solid State Drive for $40, and code EMCSPWRU2 applies $8 off in the cart.
This is Intel's cheap model SSD that uses TLC internal cells which can have less lifespan than other types.
That being said, a 5-year warranty is included and Intel has very good warranty replacement service.