The WD Blue SN550 500GB NVMe internal SSD turbocharges your computer instantly, and you can get one for $59.99 shipped, today only, originally $89.99. NVMe is forecast to account for over 75% of the storage shipped in the PC segment by 2021, and by leveraging the proven reliability of Western Digital’s NVMe product portfolio, the SN550 NVMe SSD is built to address these four core demands at a budget price. Product page. Read more for a video review and additional information.
- Boost your system's performance with next-gen NVMe SSDs
- Over 4 times faster than our SATA SSDs
- Western Digital designed controller and firmware for optimized performance
- Western Digital SSD dashboard constantly monitors the health of your SSD
- NVMe drive not compatible with SATA interface
Whether it be casual work, creating, gaming or processing large amounts of data, the WD Blue SN550 NVMe SSD offers more than four times the speed of Western Digital’s fastest SATA drives. This means a better overall computing experience for multi-taskers and resource-heavy application users who want a fast and responsive system to tackle tough workloads. Plus, an upgraded thermal design allows for ultra-responsive PC performance and sustained performance during intense usage situations.
Taking an NVMe-first approach can speed up system performance tremendously. This translates to less time waiting on data, so creators can work smarter, not harder, to increase both output and potential income. The WD Blue SN550 is a great option for customers looking for an all-NVMe portfolio. For a system builder, it means Western Digital delivers a full portfolio of NVMe and SATA SSDs, as well as high-capacity hard drives. This gives them immense flexibility to build systems for our customers’ varying needs,” said Eric Spanneut, vice president and general manager, Client Business Unit, Western Digital.