Intel Corporation announced that its Solid-State Drives (SSDs) are now available at Best Buy. Priced at $229.99, the Intel® X25-M Mainstream SSD has 80 GB and can serve as a replacement for a hard drive in a notebook or desktop. While the 40GB Intel® X25-V Value SSD, which is most effectively used as a “boot drive” in a desktop PC, priced at $129.99.
“We think solid-state drives will become increasingly popular as people realize how much faster they can boot up and run their favorite software or work-intensive applications,” said Jason Bonfig, vice president of Computing at Best Buy. “Our customers are looking for the latest and greatest in technology and entertainment experiences. Now they can purchase an Intel SSD and add it to a new or existing computer for a makeover that will improve their computing or gaming experience.”