Update: The 250GB 840 EVO SSD is now back in stock for $165 with free shipping!
As one of their Daily Deals, eBay via Beach Camera is offering the newly released
Samsung 840 EVO Series 250GB 2.5″ SATA III Solid State Drive for $165 with free shipping. It retails for $250 but typically sells for $190-$200, and Amazon has the next lowest price at $180. Today’s deal matches the lowest price we’ve ever seen on this SSD since its release last month. Amazon reviewers rate it 4.5 out of 5 stars. The 250GB 840 EVO features sequential read/write speeds of 540MB/520MB (random read speed 97K / random write speed 66K), more than twice that of the previous generation Samsung 840 Series. Solid State drives offer superior data protection, lightning fast boot ups, and and increased application performance.
Next, eBay via Buy has the Samsung 840 Pro 256GB 2.5″ SATA III Solid State Drive for $200 with free shipping. That’s a savings of $70 off its MRP and $25 below the current price at Amazon. It is important to note this is the Pro version of this popular drive, featuring read/write speeds of 540MB/s and 520MB/s and random speeds with 100K IOPS (read) and 90K IOPS (write) setting the foundation for “exceptional read, write, and multi-tasking performance.” Nearly 800 Amazon reviewers rate it 4.5 out of 5 stars.