Update (3/18 8:00am): Amazon matches Adorama at $469 for the 1TB.
Update (3/17 1:20pm):
Amazon drops it all the way down to $433.99 with free shipping, which is the best price ever by $35.
Adorama Camera offers the Samsung 840 EVO Series 1TB 2.5″ Solid State Drive for $469. It’s just $0.99 more at Amazon, which is a better deal for Prime members (free trial) since it includes free 2-day delivery. Both prices include free standard shipping for all buyers. That’s $381 under list, $41 better than the average street price, and the best deal we have ever seen by $11.
The entire 840 EVO Series lineup scores a near-perfect 4.8/5 stars from 1,512 Amazon reviewers. Features of this particular drive include:
- Highest-quality components and engineering from the #1 memory manufacturer
- Worry-free data security with AES 256-bit full-disk encryption
- No moving parts means no hard drive spin ups, no noise and superior data protection
- An innovative lightweight design that allows you to work smarter and play longer.
- Sequential Read Speed 540 MB / Sequential Write Speed 520 MB / Random Read Speed 98K IOPS / Random Write Speed 90K IOPS
The Crucial M500 960GB SSD is also on sale for $439.99, which is just $5 more than its lowest recorded price. You can also grab the 500GB 840 EVO Series for $255 shipped (Reg. $350)