WD Blue SN570 2TB
“This powerful internal drive delivers up to 5X the speed of our best SATA SSDs so you can let your imagination flow and worry less about PC lag or load times.”
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Contemplating a late 2022 upgrade for your dear old PC? A spacious SSD ought to be high on your shopping list going by some of the latest deals. Right now, you can pick up a 2TB WD Blue SN570 for a mere £106, representing a near-50 per cent discount over RRP and the lowest price we’ve ever seen.
This is by no means WD’s quickest drive – enthusiasts will want to steer toward the faster SN850X – but for everyone else, the 2TB Blue SN570 represents a very good deal.
A straightforward M.2 upgrade, the SSD touts sequential read and write speeds of up to 3,500MB/s via a PCIe Gen 3 x4 interface, ensuring a significant performance uplift over traditional SATA solutions, and just as importantly, enough capacity for a well-stocked game library.
Few PC upgrades have as much impact as solid-state storage, and if you’ve been hanging on to a mechanical hard disk for the sake of storage space, there’s never been a better time to contemplate making the switch.