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Black Friday is the time to save money and Amazon has come about it earlier this year with some deals already underway. Now’s a good a time as any to pick up some new RAM or SSD for your desktop PC. Leading brands Crucial and Western Digital have a collection of hardware up for sale right now so you don’t have to wait until the Black Friday craze.
Here are the best storage and RAM deals available right now.
WD Black SN750 1TB SSD – £40 off at Amazon
The Western Digital Black SN750 1TB NVMe SSD is a super-fast and sleek-looking storage solution for your OS and frequently used apps and games. Not only does this thing look the part, its speeds are incredible too. While we’re not quite talking PCIe 4.0 speeds, 3,470MB/s is nothing to laugh at.
Amazing PCIe performance offered by this gorgeous black Western Digital NVMe SSD allows you to boot up your PC in mere seconds.
£175 £40 Off
WD Black SN750 2TB SSD – £77 off at Amazon
Same deal as the above Western Digital Black SSD, in fact this is just the same module with double the storage capacity. If 1TB simply isn’t enough for your PC needs, this 2TB solution will liekly be the better buy. Transfer speeds suffer a little, coming in at “just” 3,400MB/s.
Sleek High Capcity Storage
An excellent budget gaming laptop for 1080p high frame rate gaming with a mix of AMD and NVIDIA hardware at a corking price.
£412 £77 Off
WD Blue 2TB SSD – £70 off at Amazon
This is a SATA SSD, meaning it has slower read and write speeds than fancier NVMe PCIe drives, but the WD Blue 2TB NAND SSD is still a speedy storage medium. No moving parts and a transfer rate of up to 750MB/s make this drive perfect for storing all your PC games.
Great Value SSD
If you don’t really have the cash to splash on a PCIe SSD, SATA SSDs are still just as good for storing all your media and games. The WD Blue is a great little drive.
£265 £70 Off
Crucial BX500 1TB SSD – £21 off at Amazon
The Crucial BX500 is a fancy-looking SATA SSD and this 1TB capacity option is on sale early this Black Friday. If you need somewhere to store your media, personal files and/or games, this is the drive for you if you care about looks. Encased in a nice-looking grey metallic chassis, it’s one you wouldn’t mind showing off in your PC case.
This affordable, yet sleek-looking SATA SSD from Crucial has everything you need to really improve game loading times or reliably store media for frequent use.
£117 £21 Off
Crucial BX500 2TB SSD – £39 off at Amazon
Just like the 2TB Western Digital Black NVMe drive, this Crucial BX500 SATA SSD is the same as the 1TB SSD above but double the storage capacity. You will see quite the notable improvement if you’re upgrading from older mechanical hard drives.
Quick, solid-looking SSD that will not only turn heads, but will leave you with some considerable change to spend on other PC upgrades this Black Friday.
£215 £39 Off
Crucial Ballistix Sport 32GB Kit – £32 off at Amazon
16GB of RAM is so 2018. It’s all about 32GB now with modern games and productivity suites. This 32GB kit from Crucial is perfect for an AMD or Intel system with speeds of up to 3,000MHz. So long as you have a modern CPU and motherboard, this kit will work perfectly. And if your board supports 64GB, just throw a second 32GB kit in.
Crucial makes some great RAM kits and this 32GB kit is what you need if you want to take your gaming and productivity to whole new levels.
£150 £32 Off
Crucial Ballistix Tactical Tracer 16GB Kit – £20 off at Amazon
You don’t have to buy boring-looking parts. This 16GB 3,000MHz kit from Crucial is a little on the pricey side when you pair it up against the 32GB kit above, but you get fancy RGB lighting with this memory. For some, that’s all that matters.
When you need RGB lighting, this 16GB Ballistix Tactical Tracer kit from Crucial is a great memory solution. With rapid speeds and great looks to go with them.
£98 £20 Off
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