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Deal | The popular Samsung 980 NVMe PCIe 3.0 SSD now discounted by up to 43% on Amazon

Samsung 980 NVMe PCIe 3.0 SSD 1 TB Black Friday Deal Amazon (Source: Samsung)
Samsung 980 NVMe PCIe 3.0 SSD 1 TB (Source: Samsung)
The 250 GB, 500 GB, and 1 TB Samsung 980 PCIe 3.0 NVMe SSDs receive the Black Friday treatment on Amazon. The best discount is a generous 43% for the 1 TB variant, while the 500 GB model is available for 24% off. The lowest capacity flavor of the Samsung 980 SSD is just 15% down (US$46.99 from a list price of US$54.99).

With no less than 14,489 ratings and 517 answered questions, the Samsung 980 family of PCIe 3.0 NVMe SSDs is one of the most popular in this category on Amazon. While this aging lineup of products is no match for PCIe 4.0 SSDs, the price tag recommends it as a very cheap storage upgrade solution for less pretentious users, especially when discounts of up to 43% are added to the mix.

The 43% Black Friday Deal offered by Amazon for the 1 TB Samsung 980 SSD brings the list price of US$139.99 down to a wallet-friendly value of just US$79.99. The 500 GB model has a 24% discount and goes down to US$56.99 from a list price of US$74.99. The junior of the family, with just 250 GB of storage space and a list price of US$54.99, receives the lowest discount. After shaving off 15% of the aforementioned list price, the 250 GB Samsung 980 SSD gets a US$46.99 price tag.

In terms of performance and reliability, the Samsung 980 SSDs can hit 3,500/3,000 MB/s sequential read/write speeds, as well as 600 TBW and a 5-year limited warranty. The 4.8/5 score comes from 89% perfect ratings, 7% 4/5 reviews, and a mere 4% for the three remaining grades. The breakdown by feature highlights a perfect rating for the quality of materials used, 4.8/5 for storage capacity, 4.7 for gaming performance, ease of installation, and value for money. The last feature in the breakdown is "easy to recognize," and its score is 4.6/5.

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Codrut Nistor, 2022-11-25 (Update: 2022-11-25)