Newegg offers the Silicon Power 480GB 2.5-inch internal solid state drive for $54.99 shipped. Similar SSDs on Amazon go for around $70 and this is one of the best prices we’ve seen on a 500GB drive in a while. If your computer is still on an old platter hard drive, this is a great way to up its speed and reliability, while prolonging the device’s lifespan at the same time. Rated 4+ stars from 70% of shoppers.
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Don’t need 480GB of space? Step down to a 128GB model for $22 Prime shipped at Amazon.
Silicon Power 480GB SSD features:
Unleash the full potential of your computer with the Silicon Power S55 SSD. An affordable upgrade for everyone, the S55 utilize high performance controller, selected NAND flash and smart caching technology to deliver ultra fast read/write speed over its SATA 6Gbps interface. It also incorporates TRIM, garbage collection mechanism and ECC technology to protect your data and maintain the drive speed over its lifetime. Plus, with 7mm thickness, the Silicon Power S55 can easily fit into Ultrabook and laptops and infuse a new life into your computers.