Newegg offers the Crucial (BX200) 2.5″ 480GB SATA III Internal Solid State Drive for $149.99, but when you use the coupon code AF15SSD1109A the price drops to only $139.99 shipped. That’s $10 off the original price/ Amazon’s current listing and the lowest we can find for it.
- Sequential reads/writes up to 540 / 490 MB/s on all file types and random reads/writes up to 66k / 78k IOPS
- More than 13x faster than a typical hard drive and 40x more energy efficient
- More durable than a hard drive – no small moving parts that are prone to failure and available in 2.5-inch form factor in capacities up to 960GB
- Includes an activation key for Acronis True Image HD software for easy data migration
- Compatible with the free Crucial Storage Executive tool for easy drive monitoring and maintenance
Amazon shoppers give Crucial products high ratings overall.
Newegg also has the 250GB Samsung 850 EVO 2.5″ Solid State Drive (MZ-75E250B/AM) for $74.99 when you use the coupon code AF15SAM119A at checkout.