Update (11/28 3:20am): Amazon has dropped its price on the 1TB model down to $349.99 shipped.
Update (11/27 8:00pm): Amazon also is offering the Samsung 840 EVO 2.5-inch 120GB SSD for $59.99 shipped.
Update (11/27 3:00pm): Amazon has the Samsung 840 EVO 2.5-inch 250GB SSD for $109 shipped.
Newegg via eBay offers the Samsung 840 EVO 2.5-inch 1TB Solid State Drive for $349.99 shipped. That’s a savings of $150 off the original price, $10 better than Amazon and the lowest that we can currently find it. Over 5,000 Amazon users rate this SSD 4.7/5 stars.
The Samsung 840 EVO series features sequential Read Speed: 540 MB / Sequential Write Speed: 520 MB / Random Read Speed 98K IOPS / Random Write Speed 90K IOPS.
Drop this SSD into an external hard drive enclosure and you have a nice setup.