OCZ Vertex Series 2.5-inch 60GB SATA II solid state disk, today only $189
Newegg.com's Shell Shocker deal of the day for today is on the OCZ Vertex Series 2.5-inch 60GB SATA II solid state disk (model no. OCZSSD2-1VTX60G) which was priced at $259, but has been reduced by $50 to $209. That's already the lowest price we have seen on this SSD by around $50, and until 12/31/09 use this mail-in-rebate offer to cut the price again by $20 to $189. FREE shipping is included and sales tax applies for residents of California, New Jersey, New York, and Tennessee.
Get a little extra storage space with the Intel 80GB SSD, now priced at $289.99 with FREE shipping at Mwave.com. If you are planning on using solid state storage in a notebook, you may want to consider a higher capacity drive like the Intel 160GB X25-M Mainstream SATA SSD, now priced at $472.95 with $9.49 for shipping at BHPhotoVideo.com. Get even more solid state storage with the Crucial 256GB M225 SSD, available at eshop.macsales.com for $749.99 with FREE shipping.
The OCZ core series solid state drive offers 60GB of storage space and delivers speeds of up to 170MBps and write speeds of 98MBps. In addition there is a mini-USB port built in that makes it possible to update firmware. It has a 1.5 million hour mean time before failure. This SSD is backed by a two year warranty from OCZ.