Update 10/11 @ 2:24 PM: Newegg offers the WD Blue 3D NAND 500GB M.2 Internal Solid State Drive for $74.99 shipped when you use code NEFP10 at checkout (Reg. $85). Rated 4.6/5 stars.
Newegg offers the SanDisk 2.5-inch Plus 960GB Internal Solid-State Drive for $136.99 shipped when promo code EMCEPEE54 is applied during checkout. Regularly up to $170, this hard drive currently sells for $150 at Amazon where it’s previously fallen as low as $140. Features include transfer speeds up to 535MB/s, a three-year warranty, and up to 20X better performance than a traditional hard drive. Rated 4.5/5 stars.
With your savings, consider grabbing a 2.5-inch hard drive dock. This $23 option from Cable Matters includes Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C connectivity, making it easy to transfer data between Apple’s latest iMacs and MacBooks. Rated 4.2/5 stars.
SanDisk Plus Solid-State Drive features:
- Easy upgrade for faster boot-up, shutdown, application load and response
- Boosts burst write performance, making it ideal for typical PC. The SanDisk SSD Dashboard helps users maintain peak performance of the SanDisk SSD in Windows operating systems with a user-friendly graphical interface
- The perfect balance of performance and reliability and operating temperature is 32 degree Fahrenheit to 158 degree Fahrenheit (0 degree Celsius to 70 degree Celsius)
- Read/write speeds of up to 535MB/s/450MB/s
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