Dam they are getting cheap! Crucial makes some good PC memory, I don't know about their SSDs. Samsung is still my personal choice, but for this price, who cares? I believe their .M2 drives are on sale as well for around the same price if your MB supports it.
Crucial MX500 500GB - $57.99
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At the end of 2018 Backblaze was monitoring 104,954 hard drives used to store data. For our evaluation we remove from consideration those drives that were used for testing purposes and those drive models for which we did not have...
I would like to see what brand people prefer for their hard drive these days? I have switched brands throughout the years, but lately I have been using the Seagate 'Iron Wolfs' for my NAS. I know the WD reds are suppose to be good as well. For regular computers I always recommend a SSD or .M2...
Best Buy currently has the WD 8TB usb 3.0 drive on sale for $139.99. Word on the street is if you crack one open they have a WB red nas drive inside. Tempting for the amount of storage that you are getting for the money.
ADATA’s Premiere line of SSDs isn’t nearly as fast or as well-known as Samsung’s 850 series, but it still got a solid review from Anandtech, and this 960GB model is down to an absurdly low $188 on Newegg’s eBay storefront, complete with a three year warranty.