Kingston’s HyperX 3K 240GB Solid State Drive is currently being offered at only $169.99 shipped, originally priced at $485. This drive combines the latest SandForce controller technology with premium NAND Flash, reducing load times while increasing performance and endurance. Product page. Continue reading for an unboxing and first look video.

5 Notable features:

  1. 555MB/sec read and 510MB/sec write speeds.
  2. Faster boot times and application loads than hard drives.
  3. No moving mechanical parts gives it longer life and ability to handle rougher conditions.
  4. 2.5-Inch SSD Drive with 9.5mm height.
  5. Support for SATA Rev 3.0.

[via Amazon]