If you’ve not been converted to the joys of a solid state drive yet, you can remedy that sharpish with this deal on Amazon. It nets you 20 percent off a Samsung 860 EVO 1TB mSATA internal SSD, leaving what we think to be the best SSD for gaming costing just $159.99. You can also get the external version in the US via Walmart for $149.99 or in the UK on Amazon for a heavily reduced £130, a saving of £123.80 or 49 percent.
Samsung 860 EVO 1TB mSATA internal SSD | $159.99 ($40 off)
Our favorite SSD for gaming has had its price slashed by 20 percent on Amazon.View Deal
Samsung 860 EVO 1TB SATA III SSD | $149.99 ($20 off)
Would you prefer an external SSD instead? Walmart has your back with this sweet deal. View Deal
Samsung 860 EVO 1TB SATA III SSD | £130 ($123.80 off)
There's no need to miss out if you're based in the UK. The external version's had a whopping 49 percent knocked off on Amazon, too.View Deal
Samsung is one of—if not the—biggest names around when it comes to computer memory, so you won’t need to worry about quality or reliability here. That’s also the cheapest this SSD’s been, give or take a few quarters.
This model balances low price with high performance, resulting in an affordable SSD that’ll still make a big difference to your rig. For instance, solid state drives result in quicker file transfer speeds that cut back load times. They can also be more economical than standard hard drives. Although you can increase your PC’s speed yet again with the best NVmE SSDs, it’s generally not worth the extra cost per GB. As such, a standard SATA SSD will do you just fine—and the 860 EVO is as fast as SATA gets.
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