The WD Blue 500GB solid state drive drops to $57.99 at Newegg when you enter promo code NEFPBG15 during checkout. With an average price around $90, this SSD normally sells around $70 these days and has only dropped this low once before. However, this offer is only set to last through tomorrow, March 15.
The 1TB version is also on sale for $119.99 at Amazon. That’s down from an average of around $140 and the lowest we’ve seen.
This is a SATA drive. There is also an M.2 drive that’s exactly the same in every other respect going for the same price.
These are 3D NAND drives that draw 25% less power than previous generations of the WD Blue. They have read/write speeds of 560 MB/s and 530 MB/s respectively. Users give them 4.6 stars based on 1,226 reviews.
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