Update 9/20 @ 6:11 PM: Amazon offers the WD 1TB Black My Passport USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive for $39.99 shipped (Reg. $50). Rated 4.3/5 stars from thousands.
Amazon is offering the SanDisk 500GB Extreme USB 3.1 Portable Solid State Drive for $109.99 shipped. Also available at Newegg. That’s $16+ off the going rate found at retailers like Best Buy and is the best price we can find right now. With USB-C and read/write speeds that reach over 500MB/s, this high-end, heavy-duty external drive is a great option for Apple’s latest MacBooks. Rated 4.6/5 stars. Use the money saved to stow your MacBook and new external SSD in a MOSISO 13-inch Laptop Sleeve for $13.
SanDisk 500GB Extreme Portable SSD features:
- USB 3.1 Type-C Interface
- Up to 550 MB/s Read Speeds
- 128-Bit AES Encryption
- Rugged Protection
- Water-, Dust-, and Shock-Resistant
- Formatted as exFAT for Windows & Mac
- Includes USB Type-C to Type-C Cable
- Includes USB Type-C to Type-A Adapter
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