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Deal: Get a 512GB Intel SSD 760p for an All-Time-Low $103

It’s no secret that SSD prices are falling, and could dip significantly more as 2019 progresses. But if you’re after a fast boot drive today, it’s hard to argue against Intel’s 760p, especially at its current Amazon sale price of $103 for the 512GB capacity. That’s nearly half off the launch MSRP, and $27 less than the current price on

We liked the 760p when we reviewed it early last year, calling it “the best overall SSD value available for general PC use.” While plenty of impressive drives have hit the market since then, the SSD 760p is still an excellent, very fast drive that’s rated at up to 3,200/1,670 MBps sequential read/write speeds.

Note that this is an NVMe M.2 SSD, not a traditional 2.5-inch/SATA drive. So you’ll need a device that supports these technologies to install the drive. Be sure to check your manual before buying, because no one likes to get a speedy new boot drive in the mail, only to find out their device is stuck on the slow SATA bus.

Matt Safford
Matt began piling up computer experience as a child with his Mattel Aquarius. He built his first PC in the late 1990s and ventured into mild PC modding in the early 2000s. He’s spent the last decade covering emerging technology for Smithsonian, Popular Science, and Consumer Reports, while testing components and PCs for Computer Shopper and Digital Trends. When not writing about tech, he’s often walking—through the streets of New York, over the sheep-dotted hills of Scotland, or just at his treadmill desk at home in front of the 50-inch 4K HDR TV that serves as his PC monitor.