Silicon Power (98% positive lifetime feedback) via Amazon offers its 512GB A55 2.5-inch Internal Solid State Drive for $69.99 shipped. Though this drive has been around $75-$80 recently, most SSDs around 500GB are closer to $100 and this is the lowest we’ve tracked. Adding a solid state drive to your computer is a great way to speed up boot and program launch times. Rated 4.6/5 stars.

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Silicon Power 512GB SSD features:

  • 3D NAND flash are applied to deliver high transfer speeds
  • Remarkable transfer speeds that enable faster bootup and improved overall system performance. The advanced SLC Cache Technology allows performance boost and longer lifespan
  • 7mm slim design suitable for Ultrabooks and Ultra-slim notebooks
  • Supports TRIM command, Garbage Collection technology, RAID, and ECC (Error Checking & Correction) to provide the optimized performance and enhanced reliability
  • 3-year warranty. (Please register your product via SP official website to get the complete manufacturer warranty services, product support and more.)

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