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  1. Model:SSD7CS1311-240-RB
    SKU:4825701
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    "Fast !...Love it...Faster response, and quieter....the drive works excellent but had a little problem but Windows 10 would not show it anywhere except in the device manager I had to go into Computer Management to activate it so it was able to be used and seen as a drive in explorer"

    "Faster response, and quieter."

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    Product Description

    Experience speeds up to 24 times faster than an HDD with this PNY 240BG SSD. It also operates at a lower temperature than a standard hard drive, providing even more performance improvements. Enjoy the drive's quiet operation, and save money on utility bills with this energy-efficient SSD. The PNY 240GB SSD is covered by a three-year warranty.
    $59.99
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    "Fast !...Love it...Faster response, and quieter....the drive works excellent but had a little problem but Windows 10 would not show it anywhere except in the device manager I had to go into Computer Management to activate it so it was able to be used and seen as a drive in explorer"

    "Faster response, and quieter."

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    Product Description

    Experience speeds up to 24 times faster than an HDD with this PNY 240BG SSD. It also operates at a lower temperature than a standard hard drive, providing even more performance improvements. Enjoy the drive's quiet operation, and save money on utility bills with this energy-efficient SSD. The PNY 240GB SSD is covered by a three-year warranty.
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    "Love it...Must buy...Made my computer faster than when new!...Also, chose the Best Buy since I had credits and I trust this company ( have been shopping at best buy a lot, at store and online - always great experience ) now, all I need is just increase RAM, from 8 to 16, and I will be set for years!"

    "Made my computer faster than when new!"

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    Product Description

    Expand computer storage capacity with this Samsung EVO hard drive. Its solid-state architecture ensures fast startup times, and the 500GB provides plenty of space for photos, documents and music. This Samsung EVO hard drive has a read speed of up to 550MB/sec. and 520MB/sec. write for fast access to files and rapid data transfers.
    $84.99
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    Was $109.99
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    "Love it...Must buy...Made my computer faster than when new!...Also, chose the Best Buy since I had credits and I trust this company ( have been shopping at best buy a lot, at store and online - always great experience ) now, all I need is just increase RAM, from 8 to 16, and I will be set for years!"

    "Made my computer faster than when new!"

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    Product Description

    Expand computer storage capacity with this Samsung EVO hard drive. Its solid-state architecture ensures fast startup times, and the 500GB provides plenty of space for photos, documents and music. This Samsung EVO hard drive has a read speed of up to 550MB/sec. and 520MB/sec. write for fast access to files and rapid data transfers.
  3. Model:SSD7CS1311-480-RB
    SKU:4825401
    Top comment

    "Fast !...Love it...Faster and more storage...It is a VERY good Solid State Drive (as good as it can get on a sata2 motherboard) but soon I will put it into a PC with sata3 then we will see how it's full potential is!"

    "Faster and more storage"

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    Product Description

    Handle more data than ever before with this PNY 480GB solid-state hard drive. Fast operation is assured thanks to the SATA III connection that delivers at data up to 6 Gbps, and a lack of moving parts means reliability is exceptional. Reduce energy use and enjoy quieter operation with this PNY 480GB solid-state hard drive.
    $179.99
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    "Fast !...Love it...Faster and more storage...It is a VERY good Solid State Drive (as good as it can get on a sata2 motherboard) but soon I will put it into a PC with sata3 then we will see how it's full potential is!"

    "Faster and more storage"

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    Product Description

    Handle more data than ever before with this PNY 480GB solid-state hard drive. Fast operation is assured thanks to the SATA III connection that delivers at data up to 6 Gbps, and a lack of moving parts means reliability is exceptional. Reduce energy use and enjoy quieter operation with this PNY 480GB solid-state hard drive.
  4. Model:SSD7CS1311-120-RB
    SKU:4825603
    Top comment

    "Love it...It's ok...Faster than a standard drive...Now for me, a 120gb SSD is more than enough for my needs since I'm not a serious gamer and I really just wanted to put my OS and most of the programs I use on a regular basis on it and maybe the occasional game or two that I may be playing at the moment."

    "Faster than a standard drive"

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    Product Description

    Upgrade your PC or Mac computer with this PNY 2.5-inch SATA III SSD. With its high-speed performance, this 120GB solid state drive delivers fast boot-up times and enhanced responsiveness to your device. Built-in flash memory helps to conserve power, making this PNY 2.5-inch SATA III SSD a smart addition to your laptop for extended battery life.
    $64.99
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    "Love it...It's ok...Faster than a standard drive...Now for me, a 120gb SSD is more than enough for my needs since I'm not a serious gamer and I really just wanted to put my OS and most of the programs I use on a regular basis on it and maybe the occasional game or two that I may be playing at the moment."

    "Faster than a standard drive"

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    Product Description

    Upgrade your PC or Mac computer with this PNY 2.5-inch SATA III SSD. With its high-speed performance, this 120GB solid state drive delivers fast boot-up times and enhanced responsiveness to your device. Built-in flash memory helps to conserve power, making this PNY 2.5-inch SATA III SSD a smart addition to your laptop for extended battery life.
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    "Dead on...love it....Makes a fast computer even faster....I purchased SanDisk - Ultra 512GB Internal SATA Solid State Drive for Laptops to speed up the Windows startup boot process and I am happy so far."

    "Makes a fast computer even faster."

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    Product Description

    Store files safely on this 512GB SanDisk solid-state drive. It has write speeds of up to 530MB/sec. for quick data transfers, and its SSD dashboard helps you optimize the disk's performance. This SanDisk solid-state drive is constructed with no moving parts to protect it against damage from shock and vibrations.
    $99.99
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    Was $199.99
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    "Dead on...love it....Makes a fast computer even faster....I purchased SanDisk - Ultra 512GB Internal SATA Solid State Drive for Laptops to speed up the Windows startup boot process and I am happy so far."

    "Makes a fast computer even faster."

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    Product Description

    Store files safely on this 512GB SanDisk solid-state drive. It has write speeds of up to 530MB/sec. for quick data transfers, and its SSD dashboard helps you optimize the disk's performance. This SanDisk solid-state drive is constructed with no moving parts to protect it against damage from shock and vibrations.
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    "FAST !...Worth it...The Samsung SSD is much faster & quieter!!!...I decided to upgrade my PC what is solid state drive what a difference it made it feels like I bought a whole new computer just by adding the solid state drive duh 860 Evo works great I would recommend it to anyone"

    "The Samsung SSD is much faster & quieter!!!"

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    Product Description

    Upgrade a compatible computer with this Samsung 860 Evo series solid-state drive. Its 1TB of memory provides plenty of room for game downloads, work archives or media files, and the maximum 550MB/s read and 520MB/s write speeds support quick data transfers. This Samsung 860 Evo series solid-state drive is compatible with SATA 6 Gb/s, 3 Gb/s and 1.5 Gb/s interfaces.
    $149.99
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    Was $199.99
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    "FAST !...Worth it...The Samsung SSD is much faster & quieter!!!...I decided to upgrade my PC what is solid state drive what a difference it made it feels like I bought a whole new computer just by adding the solid state drive duh 860 Evo works great I would recommend it to anyone"

    "The Samsung SSD is much faster & quieter!!!"

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    Product Description

    Upgrade a compatible computer with this Samsung 860 Evo series solid-state drive. Its 1TB of memory provides plenty of room for game downloads, work archives or media files, and the maximum 550MB/s read and 520MB/s write speeds support quick data transfers. This Samsung 860 Evo series solid-state drive is compatible with SATA 6 Gb/s, 3 Gb/s and 1.5 Gb/s interfaces.
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    "is good...Nice SDD...Faster, quieter, and doesn't cook your computer....I'm very disappointed that Western Digital is selling a drive that falls so short of performance expectations, as I've known them as a reliable, high quality hard drive manufacturer for over two decades, and this foray into the SSD space is a letdown."

    "Faster, quieter, and doesn't cook your computer."

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    Increase the storage in high-performance computers with this Western Digital Blue internal SSD. The 500GB drive holds videos, photos and documents, and its read speeds of up to 545MB/sec. and write speeds of up to 525MB/sec. provide reliable access. This Western Digital Blue internal SSD includes the WD SSD Dashboard to keep track of the drive's status.
    $89.99
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    Was $119.99
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    "is good...Nice SDD...Faster, quieter, and doesn't cook your computer....I'm very disappointed that Western Digital is selling a drive that falls so short of performance expectations, as I've known them as a reliable, high quality hard drive manufacturer for over two decades, and this foray into the SSD space is a letdown."

    "Faster, quieter, and doesn't cook your computer."

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    Product Description

    Increase the storage in high-performance computers with this Western Digital Blue internal SSD. The 500GB drive holds videos, photos and documents, and its read speeds of up to 545MB/sec. and write speeds of up to 525MB/sec. provide reliable access. This Western Digital Blue internal SSD includes the WD SSD Dashboard to keep track of the drive's status.
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    "Nice SSD...Great item...Great external hard drive, fast downloads....I've been using this as a backup for my Mac and it does a good job, but it isn't as fast I imagined a SDD would be."

    "Great external hard drive, fast downloads."

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    Product Description

    Transfer large files with blazing fast speed with this PNY Prevail Elite solid-state drive. The expansive 240GB drive accesses programs quickly and efficiently, and the SSD comes with Acronis Data Backup Protection software for easy data backup. This PNY Prevail Elite solid-state drive is compatible with most Windows and Apple computers via a USB port.
    $79.99
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    "Nice SSD...Great item...Great external hard drive, fast downloads....I've been using this as a backup for my Mac and it does a good job, but it isn't as fast I imagined a SDD would be."

    "Great external hard drive, fast downloads."

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    Product Description

    Transfer large files with blazing fast speed with this PNY Prevail Elite solid-state drive. The expansive 240GB drive accesses programs quickly and efficiently, and the SSD comes with Acronis Data Backup Protection software for easy data backup. This PNY Prevail Elite solid-state drive is compatible with most Windows and Apple computers via a USB port.
  9. Top comment

    "So fast...Love it!...Made my laptop faster....My 5 year old PC is now using a PNY - 240GB Internal SATA solid state drive as the boot drive instead of a hard disk drive."

    "Made my laptop faster."

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    Product Description

    Store your files safely on this 240GB PNY solid-state drive. It achieves write speeds of 500MB/sec. and read speeds of 535MB/sec., providing transfer rates faster than traditional hard drives, and its Acronis Migration software clones your files and operating system. The lack of moving parts on this PNY solid-state drive reduces its chance of failure.
    $59.99
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    "So fast...Love it!...Made my laptop faster....My 5 year old PC is now using a PNY - 240GB Internal SATA solid state drive as the boot drive instead of a hard disk drive."

    "Made my laptop faster."

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    Product Description

    Store your files safely on this 240GB PNY solid-state drive. It achieves write speeds of 500MB/sec. and read speeds of 535MB/sec., providing transfer rates faster than traditional hard drives, and its Acronis Migration software clones your files and operating system. The lack of moving parts on this PNY solid-state drive reduces its chance of failure.
  10. Top comment

    "love it...Good ssd...So much faster!...Wanted an external SSD drive as a startup drive on my iMac computer - very fast and works great - installed latest operating system and is incredibly fast, Samsung, the only brand to get when wanting a SSD drive - the first choice and the right choice."

    "So much faster!"

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    Product Description

    Boost computer performance with this Samsung EVO series solid-state drive. Its maximum read and write speeds of 550MB/s and 520MB/s let you speed through data transfers, and the 250GB of storage space leaves room for plenty of files. This Samsung EVO series solid-state drive is compatible with a number of SATA configurations for flexible use.
    $59.99
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    Was $79.99
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    "love it...Good ssd...So much faster!...Wanted an external SSD drive as a startup drive on my iMac computer - very fast and works great - installed latest operating system and is incredibly fast, Samsung, the only brand to get when wanting a SSD drive - the first choice and the right choice."

    "So much faster!"

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    Product Description

    Boost computer performance with this Samsung EVO series solid-state drive. Its maximum read and write speeds of 550MB/s and 520MB/s let you speed through data transfers, and the 250GB of storage space leaves room for plenty of files. This Samsung EVO series solid-state drive is compatible with a number of SATA configurations for flexible use.
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    "Love it...So fast...10X faster than an HDD....This is a fast, dependable SSD, that works right out of the box, great for speeding up a computer with a standard rotating drive, or as a fast backup drive."

    "10X faster than an HDD."

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    Count on high-speed storage performance with this 120GB PNY solid-state drive. Its 515MB/sec. read and 490MB/sec. write speeds let you multitask efficiently, and it's up to 30x more robust than hard drives, ensuring durability and data protection. This 2.5-inch SATA III PNY solid-state drive comes with Acronis True Image 2017 data migration software for seamless storage management.
    $34.99
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    "Love it...So fast...10X faster than an HDD....This is a fast, dependable SSD, that works right out of the box, great for speeding up a computer with a standard rotating drive, or as a fast backup drive."

    "10X faster than an HDD."

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    Count on high-speed storage performance with this 120GB PNY solid-state drive. Its 515MB/sec. read and 490MB/sec. write speeds let you multitask efficiently, and it's up to 30x more robust than hard drives, ensuring durability and data protection. This 2.5-inch SATA III PNY solid-state drive comes with Acronis True Image 2017 data migration software for seamless storage management.
  12. Top comment

    "So fast...Love it...fastest ssd ever...I decided to splurge for a fancy new NVME drive on my new workstation build (Mini-ITX case), and I have to say, Samsung makes SSDs like no one else."

    "fastest ssd ever"

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    Upgrade your data storage with this 250GB Samsung EVO solid-state drive. Its NVMe interface and Polaris controller produce read speeds up to 3200MB/sec. and write speeds up to 1500 MB/sec., and its TurboWrite feature increases those speeds even more. This Samsung EVO solid-state drive has a dynamic thermal guard to prevent overheating.
    $124.99
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    "So fast...Love it...fastest ssd ever...I decided to splurge for a fancy new NVME drive on my new workstation build (Mini-ITX case), and I have to say, Samsung makes SSDs like no one else."

    "fastest ssd ever"

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    Product Description

    Upgrade your data storage with this 250GB Samsung EVO solid-state drive. Its NVMe interface and Polaris controller produce read speeds up to 3200MB/sec. and write speeds up to 1500 MB/sec., and its TurboWrite feature increases those speeds even more. This Samsung EVO solid-state drive has a dynamic thermal guard to prevent overheating.
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    "Good SSD...Good one...Excellent speeds (read/write)....I was thinking I was going to need to purchase a new laptop but this drive and some software cleaning up by a tech left me with a great speedy Mac."

    "Excellent speeds (read/write)."

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    Product Description

    Get even more from your computer with this PNY 960GB solid-state hard drive. No moving parts and a powerful SATA III interface ensure this hard drive is extremely fast and reliable, and the massive capacity lets you store plenty of files. This PNY 960GB solid-state hard drive is efficient and generates virtually no noise.
    $349.99
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    "Good SSD...Good one...Excellent speeds (read/write)....I was thinking I was going to need to purchase a new laptop but this drive and some software cleaning up by a tech left me with a great speedy Mac."

    "Excellent speeds (read/write)."

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    Product Description

    Get even more from your computer with this PNY 960GB solid-state hard drive. No moving parts and a powerful SATA III interface ensure this hard drive is extremely fast and reliable, and the massive capacity lets you store plenty of files. This PNY 960GB solid-state hard drive is efficient and generates virtually no noise.
  14. Top comment

    "Love it...Great SD...Works much faster....When the hard drive failed on my laptop I replaced it with a 1TB SSD and am I ever glad I did."

    "Works much faster."

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    Product Description

    Boost your computer's performance with this 1024GB SanDisk solid-state drive. Its read speeds of up to 560MB/sec. provide a fast bootup, and its 3D NAND technology lowers power consumption to extend the battery life of your laptop. This SanDisk solid-state drive has a dashboard to let you monitor its status and performance.
    $189.99
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    Was $399.99
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    "Love it...Great SD...Works much faster....When the hard drive failed on my laptop I replaced it with a 1TB SSD and am I ever glad I did."

    "Works much faster."

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    Product Description

    Boost your computer's performance with this 1024GB SanDisk solid-state drive. Its read speeds of up to 560MB/sec. provide a fast bootup, and its 3D NAND technology lowers power consumption to extend the battery life of your laptop. This SanDisk solid-state drive has a dashboard to let you monitor its status and performance.
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    "So fast...Good SSD...Programs open significantly faster....The drive performed excellent and installed windows very quickly from the flash drive with no issues or errors so if your looking for a solid SSD drive PNY is the way to go I have been using them for the past several years with not one problem ."

    "Programs open significantly faster."

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    Product Description

    Secure your data on this 480GB PNY solid-state drive. With 550MB/sec. read speeds and 500MB/sec. write speeds, it lets you transfer large media files quickly and hassle-free, and its SATA III interface ensures it's compatible with most computers. This PNY solid-state drive has no moving parts, so it reduces noise for a quieter environment.
    $99.99
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    "So fast...Good SSD...Programs open significantly faster....The drive performed excellent and installed windows very quickly from the flash drive with no issues or errors so if your looking for a solid SSD drive PNY is the way to go I have been using them for the past several years with not one problem ."

    "Programs open significantly faster."

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    Product Description

    Secure your data on this 480GB PNY solid-state drive. With 550MB/sec. read speeds and 500MB/sec. write speeds, it lets you transfer large media files quickly and hassle-free, and its SATA III interface ensures it's compatible with most computers. This PNY solid-state drive has no moving parts, so it reduces noise for a quieter environment.