Newegg via eBay Daily Deals offers the Intel 545s Series 512GB 2.5-inch Internal Solid State Drive for $54.99 shipped. Normally $90 from Amazon or Newegg, this is a new low that we’ve tracked and is the best available. If your computer is still running off of a slow mechanical hard drive, upgrading to an SSD is the best thing you could do. Your computer will boot faster, launch programs quicker, and just be more responsive overall. Rated 4.6/5 stars.

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If you’re upgrading from a normal 3.5-inch hard drive, be sure to pick up a 3.5-inch HDD to SSD adapter for just $8 shipped. This will let you properly mount your new SSD in place without having to leave it dangling.

Intel 512GB 2.5-inch Internal SSD features:

  • For those who demand reliable performance and value
  • A cost-effective HDD replacement, delivering quicker boot and application-load-file-transfer times
  • Features 64-layer Intel 3D NAND technology
  • Supports AES 256-bit self-encryption
  • Easy to install into any SATA-based computer


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