Our Favorite SSD Dropped to Just $120 for the 1TB Model

2020-09-11

Adata’s has long been our pick for for most people (who have an M.2 slot). You can get the 1TB model today at Amazon for the lowest price ever, . Make sure to clip the coupon under the price, and this speedy drive can be yours for just $120. 

The M.2 NVMe XPG SX8200 Pro delivers excellent performance, with rated sequential read / write speeds of 3,500 and 3,000MBps, respectively. And it also boasts excellent power efficiency, a five-year warranty, and an endurance rating of 640TBW.

Adata XPG SX8200 Pro: . Adata XPG SX8200 Pro is an NVMe M.2 2280 SSD rated to 3,500 / 3,000MBps reads / writes, with a 5-year warranty.

According to our review, “The SX8200 Pro easily served up 3.5 GBps of read throughput and 3 GBps write speeds, even as the workload intensified. This professional-class SSD even trades blows with series and often outperforms most SM2262-based SSDs.”

It also delivered impressive efficiency: “We measured 189 MBps per watt, which is almost 50% better than any other SSD in its class. That's impressive for a TLC SSD with less overprovisioning than competing models.” Adata delivered an excellent drive all the way around. If you’re in the market for a new boot drive that won’t break the bank, at this price the SX8200 Pro is tough to pass up.