This SSD is recommended for $95, corresponding to the lowest value for 1 TB of capacity we saw. The Western Digital WD Blue SN550 is a great option for upgrading a newer computer without spending a lot, about four times faster than our SATA SSD picks for older computers. It’s sluggish than our top pick and doesn’t provide acceleration in hardware encryption, but it’s still a good budget option for home and frequent computer tasks.
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